Industry News | October 26, 2012
Pizza Fusion Hits Charlotte with Free Pizza for a Year
Pizza Fusion, an organic, socially responsible pizza restaurant, announced the details of its upcoming grand opening event, scheduled for Saturday, November 3. Located in Charlotte, North Carolina, the grand opening will host a drawing to randomly select 50 guests from those in attendance and 10 Facebook entrants to win free pizza for a year.
One lucky guest in attendance will be selected at random to receive free pizza for life.
Pizza Fusion's grand opening event will take place from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The event will feature free food and drinks, entertainment for kids and adults, a charity raffle, giveaways, and more.
"We are thrilled by the great response we've received from the Charlotte community," says Leigh Anderson, managing partner of Pizza Fusion Charlotte. "We are really excited to open our restaurant with a bang, which is why we're giving away free pizzas and a variety of other giveaways.
"Pizza Fusion's delicious menu of handcrafted food presents a fresh approach to pizza making that stands out from other restaurants in the area," Anderson says. "We invite everyone to join us at our grand opening for an afternoon of delicious food and entertainment for all ages."
Pizza Fusion will serve free pizza and drinks, including organic beer and wine. Drew and Maney, hosts of KISS 95.1 FM, will broadcast live from Pizza Fusion. "They will play the latest American Top 40 hits while giving away free concert tickets and other prizes.
Guests will receive free Pizza Fusion T-shirts, souvenir BPA-free eco-cups, eco-wristbands, stickers, and other prizes from local business. Pizza Fusion will offer activities and fun for kids, as well. Clowns, face painting, balloon art, games, and prizes will keep the whole family entertained.
"Charlotte is a beautiful city that we have been eager to bring Pizza Fusion to for some time," says Vaughan Lazar, CEO and cofounder of Pizza Fusion. "We are proud to welcome Bob and Leigh Anderson to the Pizza Fusion family. I look forward to celebrating their grand opening and meeting the local community when I travel to the Tar Heel State."
The grand opening will also feature a charity raffle for two bicycles, courtesy of QueenCity Bicycles. All proceeds from the raffle will benefit Camp CARE (Cancer Ain't Really the End), a nonprofit that provides a camp and other year-round activities for children affected by cancer, along with their families, in the Charlotte area.
Pizza Fusion serves an organic and all-natural menu of pizza, sandwiches, salads, and desserts, as well as a local craft beef and sustainable wine selections. The restaurant also serves a number of options for selective diets, including an assortment of vegan and gluten-free menu items.
The winner of the free pizza for life will be allotted one large cheese pizza for each calendar month for 10 consecutive years, restricted to dine-in only. The winners of the free pizza for a year will be allotted one large cheese pizza for 12 consecutive months, restricted to dine-in only.
Food & Beverage
Thank you for signing up to receive QSR's flagship e-newsletter, A.M. Jolt. To help us better serve the information needs of our audience, please complete the information below.
In addition to A.M. Jolt, we also offer the following e-newsletters and communications. Please mark those you would like to receive.
- Business Services
- Cleaning & Sanitation
- Computer Systems/Software
- Dispensing Equipment
- Disposables, Packaging, Plastics
- Equipment Installation/Repair
- Financial Products/Services
- Food Products
- Franchise Opportunities
- Kitchen Equipment
- Safety Services/Products
- Security Systems