Profile: Potbelly Corp (PBPB.OQ)
17 Nov 2017
Potbelly Corporation, incorporated on June 5, 2001, owns and operates Potbelly Sandwich Works sandwich shops in the United States. The Company has domestic and international franchise operations of Potbelly Sandwich Works sandwich shops. As of December 25, 2016, the Company operated Potbelly Sandwich Works sandwich shops in 29 states and the District of Columbia. As of December 25, 2016, the Company had a domestic base of 441 shops in 29 states and the District of Columbia. Of these, the company operated 411 shops, and franchisees operated 30 shops, as of December 25, 2016. As of December 25, 2016, the Company had 13 international franchised shops, which included 11 shops in the Middle East, a shop in the United Kingdom and a shop in Canada. As of December 25, 2016, the Company had domestic franchise shops in Arkansas, Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
The Company's menu includes sandwiches, salads, soups, chili, sides and desserts. The Company's sandwich offerings include Turkey Breast, Italian, Grilled Chicken and Cheddar, Smoked Ham, A Wreck, Chicken Salad, Meatball, Pizza Sandwich, Mediterranean, Roast Beef and Tuna Salad. It also allows customers to order off-menu sandwiches and variations on its sandwiches, including the Wrecking Ball (A Wreck plus meatballs), the Lucky Seven and the Cheeseburger. Its salads include the Uptown Salad, Farmhouse Salad, Chicken Salad Salad, A Wreck Salad, Mediterranean Salad and Powerhouse Salad. Its salads are available with a choice of dressing, including Potbelly Vinaigrette, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Buttermilk Ranch and Non-Fat Vinaigrette.
The Company's soups include Broccoli Cheddar, Chicken Noodle, Loaded Baked Potato, Chicken Enchilada and Tomato soup. It also have a vegan soup option, its Garden Vegetable. Additionally, customers can choose side dishes of coleslaw, macaroni salad, potato salad, potato chips or a whole dill pickle. Its classic shake and smoothie flavors include vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, banana, mixed berry, coffee and Oreo. Its cookies include Oatmeal Chocolate Chip, Sugar and Chocolate Brownie cookies. Its customers can also order an ice cream sandwich, with their choice of cookies and ice cream, or its chocolate and caramel Dream Bar.
The Company's breakfast menu includes made-to-order breakfast sandwiches on its Flats or its multigrain or regular bread and include Egg and Cheddar Cheese; Bacon, Egg and Cheddar Cheese; Sausage, Egg and Cheddar Cheese, and Ham, Mushroom, Egg and Swiss Cheese. It also offers steel cut oatmeal with toppings, such as raisins, brown sugar, bananas, walnuts, apples and cranberries, and have other breakfast items, such as bagels and dark roast coffee. Its shops use ingredients, such as hearth-baked bread and whole-block cheeses sliced daily in its shops. It uses white meat chicken in its sandwiches and salads.
The Company competes with Chipotle, Jimmy John's, Panera Bread and Subway.
111 N Canal St Ste 850
CHICAGO IL 60606-7218
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Privet Fund Management reports 5.2 pct stake in Potbelly Corp
- BRIEF-Potbelly says Q3 GAAP loss per share $0.01
- BRIEF-Potbelly - increased size of board of directors to eight members
- BRIEF-Morgan Stanley reports 10.8 pct passive stake in Potbelly Corp
- BRIEF-Potbelly Corp reports Q2 gaap loss per share $0.01