Edmond Student Scores Surprise Pizza Party With Letter To “Pie Five Pizza” CEO

One St. Mary’s Episcopal student in Edmond earned a free pizza party and got a letter all the way from a pizza company CEO. It was all thanks to her favorite pizza chain and an assignment from her 4th grade teacher. Coral Grimmett was originally assigned to write to a company she admired or liked. […]

Pie Five Adds Two Franchise Locations in North Texas

Fast-casual pizza chain executes two franchise agreements in Murphy and Prosper, Texas Pie Five Pizza today announced that the fast-casual pizza chain has executed an Area Development Agreement with two new franchisees, set to open restaurants in Murphy and Prosper, Texas, later this year. Charlie Clark of Pie Squared Investments Murphy, LLC signed an agreement to bring Pie Five […]

PIE FIVE HOPES A NEW PROTOTYPE RESTARTS ITS GROWTH

The chain, which closed another five units last quarter, is about to open a new, cheaper “Goldilocks” prototype. Can Goldilocks save Pie Five? The struggling Dallas-based fast-casual pizza chain, coming off another decline in same-store sales and a quarter in which it closed five units and opened none, has a new prototype it hopes can fuel growth […]

Local Pie Five franchisee gives Westport revelers access to 170 beer offerings

The limited beer selection at Pie Five Pizza Co.’s Westport location “left a lot to be desired.” It wasn’t uncommon to have a full parking lot on the weekends and then witness a patron head over to a competitor for some libations with their meal, Kevin Goebel said. “We didn’t have anything from a beverage perspective that […]

Make the most out of your pizza boxes with these tips from operators

Pizza boxes offer up prime marketing space for operators—but are you using yours to its full potential? When operators don’t bother making a statement with their boxes (other than “Pizza”), they miss out on a bevy of potential benefits that a smartly designed box can provide: connecting customers with the brand, boosting social media engagement, […]

Dough-nate to Help End Childhood Hunger at Pie Five

DALLAS – One in six children in America struggle with hunger. That’s why Pie Five Pizza Co. is encouraging guests to eat pizza with purpose to raise funds for No Kid Hungry. Pie Five locations across the country will be pitching in for the “Dough-nate to End Childhood Hunger” campaign from Aug. 13 to Sept. […]

Pie Five Pizza Opens First Rhode Island Location

Pie Five Pizza opened its first Rhode Island location in the Tiverton Casino Hotel on September 1 at 777 Tiverton Casino Blvd. Open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Pie Five is the perfect spot for casino-goers to take a break from […]

RAVE Restaurant Group’s Revitalization Plan Gains Traction

Innovation and renewed focus on franchising lead the way for growth. DALLAS (June 14, 2018) – RAVE Restaurant Group, the parent company for Pizza Inn and Pie Five Pizza Co., announced several key elements of the company’s revitalization plan are beginning to take hold. The plan was put in to action last year by the […]

Success Of Pie Five Pizza’s Cauliflower Crust Underscores Power Of Consumer Demand

In January, Pie Five Pizza added a cauliflower crust as a limited-time offering. The LTO was scheduled to last six to eight weeks across all of the brand’s nearly 100 locations. Within four weeks, however, executives realized they were going to have to make it a permanent menu item. “We ordered about 15% more of […]

Cauliflower Crust Earns A Permanent Spot On The Menu At Pie Five

Handcrafted lower carb crust is now permanently available at all locations nationwide Guests have spoken and Pie Five Pizza has listened. Your boring healthy options just got a whole lot more exciting because cauliflower crust is now a permanent menu item at all of the brand’s locations nationwide. The popular craft pizza restaurant launched its innovative, lower-carb […]