About Us | Panda Restaurant Group. According to this page as of the time of this writing, Panda Express does not franchise. Take a look here to see if this has changed. Unfortunately around the Internet there are numerous websites that say you can buy a franchise but to the best of our knowledge this is not true.
Panda Express Is The Biggest Mom & Pop Chinese Restaurant: AAPI Businesses Shaping America | Forbes
Our family buys Panda Express sauce mostly at Walmart when we are shopping. Then we cook our own chicken, etc. and add this wonderful sauce. Luckily, Panda Express is finally opening near us and we can buy meals direct from the source!
Operator profile: Panda Express - Foodservice Consultants Society International
Panda Express’ orange chicken changed the game for American Chinese food 35 years ago
Not sure if this is an official page or not so decide for yourself. Lots of discussions about Panda Express on Reddit.