Global Brand Paris Baguette Targets Major U.S. Expansion

www.QSRMAGAZINE.com This decades-old South Korean brand is betting on U.S. growth thanks to an Asian twist on the quintessential French bakery. The roots of the now global brand Paris Baguette date back to 1945, when a small confectionery known as Sangmidang opened in Seoul, South Korea. It would be another 40 years before the brand

Paris Baguette coming to Mountain View

International bakery chain Paris Baguette plans to open a new “showstopper” location in downtown Mountain View in 2017, Chief Development Officer Larry Sidoti said in an interview. Paris Baguette has taken over the space at 317 Castro St., the former longtime home of used bookstore BookBuyers. The Mountain View bakery will be similar to most

Fast Casual Bakery-café Sweetens U.S. Market with Strategic Expansion

December 01, 2016 // Franchising.com // Santa Clara, California – The fast casual bakery-café franchise with more than 3,700 worldwide locations, Paris Baguette, is making a name for itself as the brand rapidly expands throughout the United States. With the recent appointment of David Gleason as the new Director of Franchise Development, Paris Baguette is

Paris Baguette is rising above the Franchisee training mold: Q&A with chief development officer Larry Sidoti

For some restaurant brands, the franchising model leads the way to success. We’ve seen big names such as Wendy’s and McDonald’s working their way to having 95 percent of their locations operated by franchisees, leaving only a small percentage to the companies themselves, and the ADP National Franchise Report showed that restaurants in the franchise