Chain: Papa Johns

Papa Johns Foundation Awards Nearly $1.4M to 270 Organizations

The Papa Johns Foundation announced it has awarded nearly $1.4 million through the Foundation’s Building Community Fund to 270 organizations whose work supports one or more of the Foundation’s focus areas – youth leadership and entrepreneurship, food security and food waste reduction. Franchise partners who own and operate Papa Johns locations, as well as teams at Papa Johns corporate-owned restaurants, applied to […]

Papa Johns Adds John Garratt and Stephen Gibbs to Board

Papa Johns announced the appointment of two new members to the Papa Johns Board of Directors – John Garratt, former President and Chief Financial Officer of Dollar General, and Stephen Gibbs, former Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Controller at The Home Depot, bringing decades of experience across retail and consumer brands. Following the appointments, the Board will comprise 10 […]

Papa Johns Canada Adds Garlic Epic Stuffed Crust Pizza

Papa Johns is bringing together two fan favourites for something truly epic with its all-new Garlic Epic Stuffed Crust pizza. The latest menu innovation is a direct response to fan mania over its Epic Stuffed Crust and Special Garlic Sauce to create a stuffed crust experience like no other. Garlic Epic Stuffed Crust is the […]

Papa Johns Buys 91 Stores from U.K. Franchisee

Papa John’s International, Inc. announced the acquisition of restaurants previously operated by the M25 division of Drake Food Service International (DFSI) in the United Kingdom. The transition of restaurants will establish a portfolio of Company-owned restaurants in the market. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “The U.K. is important within our international footprint […]

Papa Johns Chief Financial Officer to Step Down

Papa John’s International, Inc. announced that Ann Gugino will step down from her position as Chief Financial Officer effective March 22, 2023. Gugino will remain an employee of the company through May 31, 2023, during which time she will assist the company with the transition of her responsibilities. In connection with Gugino’s departure, the company […]

Papa Johns Agrees to Repurchase Starboard’s Shares, Jeff Smith to Leave Board

Papa John’s International announced that Jeffrey Smith, Chief Executive Officer of Starboard Value LP, and Chair of the Papa Johns Board of Directors, has resigned from the Board effective as of March 1, 2023. Christopher Coleman, a Papa Johns director since 2012, has been appointed the new independent Chair of the Board. Papa Johns also […]

Papa Johns Canada Raises $63K Thanks to Shaq-a-Roni Pizza

Papa Johns Canada announced the company raised more than $63 thousand through the sales of the Shaq-a-Roni pizza for Canadian food rescue program Second Harvest. “The money raised through the Shaq-a-Roni is going to a great organization that supports the very real issue of people struggling to put food on the table,” says Shaquille O’Neal. “I’m happy that […]