Au Bon Pain opens first cafe in India
Au Bon Pain opens first cafe in India
BakingBusiness.com, December 18, 2009
by Bakingbusiness Staff

BOSTON — Au Bon Pain has opened its first cafe in India. The announcement comes a year and a half after the company signed an agreement with Spencer’s Retail Ltd. to open 100 Au Bon Pain bakery cafes in India during a two-year period. Spencer’s Retail is a unit of Mumbai, India-based RPG Enterprises.

Au Bon Pain said it plans to open 10 cafes in Bangalore, India, and another 40 across the Southern cities.

Au Bon Pain operates cafes focusing on high-quality breakfast and lunch food, including authentic bread with no trans fat.