“We are really excited to pitch in to the welfare of a community as interesting, caring and diverse as Portland,” says Rob Ertmann, Regional Business Director.ABOUT THE BAGELS: Bagel offerings at the 13 Portland area locations include three versions of boiled bagels: Plain, Sesame and Everything. Customers may also choose from a wide variety of our Award winning Einstein Bros. fresh-baked bagels, along with dozens of other choices in the Classic, Bagel Thin Singles, Signature and Gourmet-Topped lines. (Note to fans of Noah New York bagels: Einstein Bros. bagels are the same bagels you have enjoyed for years!) MORE THAN BAGELS: Einstein Bros. also offers an expanded menu, including a new Smart Choices menu featuring popular Bagel Thin sandwiches, gourmet salads, soups and low-fat smoothies. All Smart Choices items weigh in at less than 350 calories and 15 grams of fat. These are great complements to a full line-up of made-to-order breakfast and lunch sandwiches. GRAND OPENING DAY HOURS: Hours vary slightly by location; check specific location hours at www.einsteinbros.com. JOIN THE CLUB: Sign up at www.einsteinbros.com/join-the-club; receive a free bagel and shmear, news and special invitations, and a birthday treat. EINSTEIN BROS. LOCATIONS: 2235 S.E. 11 th Ave., Portland 845 S.W. Fourth Ave., Portland 2314 N.W. Lovejoy, Portland 2200 N.E. Broadway, Portland 4704 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road, Portland (Raleigh Hills) 3541 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd., Portland 6366 S.W. Capitol Hwy., Portland (Hillsdale) 11625 S.W. Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy., Beaverton 8430 S.W. Nimbus Ave., Suite 200, Beaverton 35 S. State St, Suite 140 F, Lake Oswego 1897 N.W. 188 th Ave., Hillsboro 7104 S.W. Hazel Fern Road, Tigard (Bridgeport) 425 SW Madison Ave, Corvallis BACKGROUND: On Nov. 29, 2011, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group announced the acquisition of the Kettleman Bagel Company, a Portland five-store bagel chain company. Between December 2011 and May 2012, the company converted five Kettleman and seven Noah’s New York Bagels restaurants to Einstein Bros., one by a local franchisee, and added a licensed location at Pacific University.