Blaze Pizza opened 13 eating places and signed seven multi-unit improvement agreements in 2022. The event agreements over the previous 12 months will add 27 eating places throughout goal markets like Maryland, Georgia and Tennessee, in line with a press launch.
“The continued improvement success we have skilled all through the previous 12 months is a testomony to Blaze Pizza’s place as an trade chief and the brilliant future we now have forward. Regardless of the sudden hurdles the restaurant trade has confronted lately, our model has remained resilient and our staff is worked up about taking Blaze Pizza to the following degree in 2023,” Ed Yancey, chief improvement officer at Blaze Pizza, stated within the press launch. “Having a best-in-class management staff and the willpower of franchisees who present such ardour for our model and our mission of bringing recent, customizable menu gadgets to shoppers has been instrumental to our progress and can additional propel us ahead.”
Multi-unit operator Baryalay Razi will spearhead the newest improvement in Texas. He’ll purchase 4 present Blaze Pizza areas in Houston and can improvement 5 extra all through the market. This newest settlement provides to Blaze Pizza’s success with multi-unit franchisees desperate to carry the model to their communities — with roughly 71% of its present franchise system being multi-unit operators.
Final 12 months, Blaze debuted on the campus of Tarleton State College and plans to deal with airports and different non-traditional venues sooner or later.
Earlier this month, Blaze Pizza introduced the appointment of a brand new president and chief govt officer, Beto Guajardo, who will lead Blaze via its subsequent part of progress with plans to broaden the model in goal markets. Franchise alternatives stay throughout the U.S. together with in Texas, Colorado, Virginia, and key areas all through the Northeast.