Panda Express® is the leader in fast casual American Chinese food and has been delivering on our mission to deliver exceptional Asian dining experiences by building an organization where people are inspired to better their lives since we opened our first restaurant in Califonia in 1983.
Today we are privately held and founder owned, led by Andrew and Peggy Cherng; currently operating over 2,000 restaurants directly, and franchising over 200 restaurants worldwide. Panda Express® succeeds in multiple venues, including mall food courts and inline spaces, high streets, free standing drive thrus, dark kitchens and take away only units.
We are looking for an outstanding operating partner with a strong commitment to growing their people to partner with Panda Express® to open the UK market. The ideal partner is a current multi-unit franchisee of an international brand with experience in: operating restaurants; developing people; sourcing, designing and building new restaurants; being a strategic marketing partner for the brand (including culinary development), expertise sourcing and evaluating vendors; and managing food safety and quality assurance programs.