Papa John’s Pizza
Papa John’s pizza is an American Pizza restaurant chain that is widely regarded as the fourth biggest pizza restaurant franchise in the United States of America.
The headquarters of Papa John’s pizza is in Kentucky, Louisville.
The restaurant was founded by “Papa” John Schnatter in 1984.
It started in the broom closet of his father’s tavern in Jeffersonville, Indiana.
He sold his car to purchase pizza equipment and then he started selling the pizzas right out of the closet to the customers of the tavern.
His pizzas became quite popular among the general public and he had to move into a bigger space to deal with the number of orders and people.
Pizza Hut became a public enterprise in 1993 and by 1997, it had about 1,500 stores.
Today, Papa John’s has over 5,000 outlets all over the world and they are known mainly for their delivery and carryout services, although some branches of Papa John’s have tables and chairs so you can eat in.
Papa John’s has partnered with several big companies and organizations to promote their brand and products, such as Six Flags, where Papa John’s became the sole supplier of pizza from 2006.
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First Pizzeria to Serve Dipping Sauce
Papa John’s is popularly known for being the first pizzeria to serve dipping sauce that was created specifically for the pizza to be dipped in it.
The main motto of Papa John’s Pizza is that they do not use cheap and overprocessed ingredients and they believe that the fresher the ingredients, the better the pizza.
This is why they invest heavily in their ingredients and in all that goes into or comes in contact with the pizza, even the pizza box.
Papa John’s is more like a family eatery with a lot of family values attached to it. They follow the values of equity, diversity, inclusion, integrity, community, innovation, and fun.
They believe that the secret to making a great pizza is putting into it as much as you want out of it.
They constantly strive for perfection and they have been pushing to make innovations in their products and get the best out of the pizza.
Papa John’s Locations
Papa John’s is located in several countries of the world lie the United Kingdom, the Bahamas, South Korea, China, France, Egypt, and many more.
Papa John’s was ranked as number one in customer satisfaction by the American Customer Satisfaction Index in the year 2015.
If you do visit Papa John’s, you will face a good variety of pizzas that you can select between so if you want to go basic and just have something to fill you up, you could go with the classic Original cheese pizza.
And if you’re a huge meat lover wanting a couple more calories, you could go for the pepperoni, sausage, and six-cheese pizza.