Panda Restaurant Group Statistics and Facts (2021) | By the Numbers

Panda Restaurant Group Statistics and Facts

Here are a few of the most interesting Panda Restaurant Group statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Panda Restaurant Group Statistics and FactsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Panda Restaurant Group stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%

Panda Restaurant Group Facts

  • Website:
  • Year Founded: 1973
  • Year first Panda Express Opened: 1983
  • Location of first Panda Express: Glendale, CA
  • Founders: Andrew Cherng and Peggy Cherng
  • Headquarters: Rosemead, CA
  • Co-CEOs: Andrew Cherng and Peggy Cherng
  • Key Panda Restaurant Group Brands: Panda Express, Panda Inn and Hibachi-Sun

Panda Restaurant Group Statistics


Number of Panda Express restaurants:

2,100 restaurants

Last updated 3/11/21

Number of Panda Express employees:

40,000 employees

Last updated 3/11/21

Panda Express annual revenue:

$3 billion

Last updated 3/11/21

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This full report is available in an annual industry report. Some of the data in industry reports include:

  • Restaurant Counts
  • Geography
  • Employees
  • History
  • Revenue
  • Etc.- all in one place

I try to go through each and every stat regularly and update as much as possible, but we all know that some stats are easier to track down than others. As always, every stat is linked to its original source and has the source date listed.

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