La Madeleine Recognized In Sandelman’s 2018 Quick-Track


La Madeleine, the French bakery and café with more than 80 locations across the U.S. has earned another national accolade for its achievements in 2018.

The Dallas-based, French owned concept has been recognized by market research firm Sandelman & Associates, emerging as one of the highest ranking brands in many categories of the 2018 Quick-Track Awards of Excellence. La Madeleine received the #1 excellent rating for availability of indulgent items and #4 overall excellence rating of all brands. In addition, la Madeleine earned high rankings in 7 other categories including #2 for variety of menu items, #2 for attractive and inviting restaurants, #3 for restaurant cleanliness, #3 for consumer relevance as ‘a place for someone like me’ and #4 rankings for high quality ingredients, healthy/nutritious food offerings and finally, appeal as being a ‘restaurant I can trust.’

“La Madeleine’s strong performance in the Quick-Track Awards of Excellence represents our commitment to deliver guests a truly unique and authentic experience,” said John Cahill, President and COO of la Madeleine. “I am immensely proud of our la Madeleine family and thankful for our loyal guests. The accomplishments and accolades received are testament to the hard work our teams put in each day, ensuring our guests receive excellent service and high quality food in an unmatched atmosphere.”

La Madeleine is the only French concept named in the 2018 Quick-Track Awards of Excellence. Seasonal menu innovation and the welcoming, unique French atmosphere of each bakery are major factors in the brand’s growing appeal.

Sandelman’s Quick-Track study monitors over 200 quick-service restaurants on 20 aspects for food, service, worth, facilities and brand appeal. For a complete list of winners, visit

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