February 27, 2013
Consumer-facing companies like Darden Restaurants (NYSE: DRI ) and Wal-Mart had a rough February, as rising gas prices and lower paychecks pinched their customers. Is Chipotle (NYSE: CMG ) next? And how about fellow fast-casual restaurant Panera Bread (NASDAQ: PNRA ) ?
The Motley Fool's Alison Southwick asks contributor Demitrios Kalogeropoulos why he thinks Panera has what it takes to navigate this tough consumer environment.
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