Panera Bread


This is a strategic contract for food and catering. Panera Bread specializes in soups and sandwiches. Catering services available for university events. Please see Panera's catering menu or Panera Daily Soup Schedule.

Ordering Information

Short Codes are accepted for catering orders only, and are not accepted for Walk-In orders.  On-Line orders will only be accepted after setting up an on-line account with Traci Lambert.  Please contact Traci Lambert @ (219) 712-3783, or for first time buyers, questions, written proposals or to set-up an on-line account. To contact the Panera Bread location closest to you, see the "Supplier Contact" below for location details. 

Supply the following information with your order:

  • Correct shortcode to be billed
  • Department name/event location
  • Specific delivery location with university contact and phone
  • Orders must be $50 or more for delivery, shortcode orders less that $50 are pick-up only.  $15 service fee applies for any delivered order under $150
  • Order breakfast + lunch and delivery and service fees are waived

Note: It is the unit's responsibility to review all supporting documents for hosted events, including a list of attendees, to ensure compliance with university hosting policy and per person meal limits. See the hosting policy.

Additional Information

Panera Bread is an eSettlements supplier; invoices will appear on the statement of activity as a non-PO voucher.

Shipping & Handling

Order must be $50 or more for delivery. 

$15 service fee applies for orders under $150

Order breakfast + lunch and delivery and service fees are waived

Supplier Contact

For general inquiries, or to arrange an event, contact the location nearest you:
903 W. Eisenhower Pkwy.
Kali   (734) 213-5800

1773 Plymouth Rd.
Leslie or Holly  (734)-332-6279

3205 Washtenaw Ave.
Liv or Taylor  (734)-677-0400

777 N. University Ave.
Stephanie (734)-332-3402 

5340 Jackson Rd.
Todd  (734)-222-4944  


Dearborn campus (offsite events):
Centralized Catering Facility
Angel or Rebecca  (313)-278-1808 


Flint campus:
6224 S. Saginaw St., Grand Blanc
Taylor Derryberry or Kelsey Jenkins, (810)-606-1960


For events with 50 or more guests please contact:
Tina Thompson  1-(517) 819-5689 
or - Deb Muszynski  815 207 1928
3500 Owen Rd., Fenton
Rhonda Anderson 1-(810) 714-5709

Plymouth, Livonia & Northville:
Centralized Catering Facility
Sam or Ryan  (248) 994-1544

Map of Panera locations

Procurement Contacts

Contract Administrator - Primary:
Name: Jeff Rabbitt
Phone: (734)-764-9232

Contract Administrator - Secondary:
Name: Ian Pepper
Phone: (734)647-4981

Procurement Agent:
Name: Gabe Benitez
Phone: (734) 615-5961