CRDC announces the leasing of Panera Bread in Westport, CT

Charter Realty & Development Corp. Leases 4,800 square feet to Panera Bread in Westport, CT

Charter Realty & Development is pleased to announce that it has arranged for a 4,800 square foot lease for Panera Bread located in the Westport Plaza in Westport, CT.  The shopping center is anchored by, Home Goods, Walgreens and Pet Supplies Plus. The deal was co-broked by RHYS commercial of Stamford. In order to make room for Panera, Stride Rite and a nail salon will be relocated. This location will compliment locations for Panera in Norwalk and Fairfield.

As of June 26, 2012, there are 1,591 bakery-cafes in 41 states and in Ontario Canada operating under the Panera Bread®, Saint Louis Bread Co.® and Paradise Bakery & Café®. Panera Bread understands that great bread makes great meals, by offering made-to-order sandwiches, tossed-to-order salads and soup served in bread bowls.

Charter Realty & Development Corporation currently owns or leases over 14 million square feet of shopping centers throughout the northeast. For more information on our company please visit www.chartweb.com or contact Dan Zelson at dan@chartweb.com