Chain: &pizza

&pizza Receives $25 Million Investment to Fuel Growth

The brand &pizza announced that it has received $25 million of growth capital to fund its rapid expansion into several major markets, including New York City.  The funding was led by AVALT and included significant participation by existing shareholders. AVALT is a family office investment firm that makes long term investments in dynamic businesses with […]

&pizza to Open Shop in Philadelphia this Fall

&pizza, the unconventional collection of local pizza shops known for craft pizza, housemade sodas, and ampersand-tattooed employees, is putting its stamp on Philly. Called the pizza shop of the 21st century because of its innovative approach to food and brand culture, &pizza will open its first shop in Philadelphia at the SE corner of 15th […]

&pizza Brings Back Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza for July 4

&pizza is reintroducing the Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza and Cherry Bomb Craft Soda for a limited time beginning on July 4. The Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza is the celebration of an American staple. With a choice of crusts, traditional, Ancient Grains, or gluten-free, the pizza features an all-beef burger patty, Ricotta cheese, Thousand Island dressing, a shredded […]

Learn More About Fast Casual 2.0 at the NRA Show

There’s no doubt that the fast-casual industry is the most exciting restaurant category today. According to a recent report from market research firm Euromonitor International, global fast-casual sales grew 10.4 percent in 2015 versus 5.7 percent for the entire restaurant industry, while fast-casual traffic was up 6 percent compared with 1 percent for the whole […]

&pizza Adds Fall Flavors to the Menu

&pizza, the first Washington, D.C.–based fast-casual pizza company, known for its trademark ampersand, gourmet handmade pies, inventive flavor combinations, localized store design, and dedication to the communities they serve, has added new products for fall. Additions to the menu include: the launch of &TEA and &SNACKS product lines; The Boss Hogg, The OG, Backyard Lite […]

D.C. Pizza Upstart &pizza Nets $10M Investment for Growth

&pizza, a Washington, D.C.–based company known for its trademark ampersand, gourmet handmade pizzas, inventive flavour combinations, localized store design, and dedication to the communities it serves, announced it has received a $10 million investment for growth and expansion. The brand plans to leverage the investment, along with the investors’ experience in branded consumerretail, for expansion of […]