Progresso Plain Panko bread Crumbs create a light and crispy coating that is perfect for chicken, pork or fish. Mix in your favorite herbs, spices or Parmesan cheese to customize. What is Panko? Progresso Panko Crispy Bread Crumbs is a Japanese style bread crumb. The larger flaky crumbs result in a flavorful, light and crunchy coating perfect for breading fish, poultry, pork, seafood and vegetables. It can also be used as a crispy topping on baked dishes such as casseroles!