September 10, 2009 // Franchising.com // The Colony, Texas – Pizza Inn, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZI), a national pizza chain recognized for serving a variety of fresh, high quality products at inexpensive prices, announces the opening of its newest family buffet-style restaurant, located at 120 Robin Helton Dr. in Boiling Springs, South Carolina.
The new restaurant provides customers with indoor seating and convenient delivery and to-go services while cooking up Pizza Inn's authentic-style pizzas, zesty side items including bone-in and bone-out wings and made-to-order specialty pizzas. With the freshness and wide selection of Pizza Inn's menu items and convenient food servicing, Pizza Inn will delight customer's taste buds and give guests an exceptional dining experience.
"We are thrilled about the return of the Pizza Inn brand to Boiling Springs, as we have always had a loyal following in the market," said Charlie Morrison, CEO of Pizza Inn Inc. "This marks the first Pizza Inn location in the Boiling Springs area and the seventeenth in the State of South Carolina."
The Boiling Springs restaurant is owned by local entrepreneur Viren and Mina Patel. Patel currently owns the Pizza Inn location in Spartanburg and is scheduled to open his third Pizza Inn restaurant in Simpsonville in later this year.
"I am pleased to be a part of the Pizza Inn franchise family here again in Boiling Springs," said Patel. "Our newest location is ready to provide the residents of Boiling Springs dedicated service and quality pizzas, pastas and other specialty menu items they are used to receiving from the Pizza Inn brand."
Pizza Inn was recently acknowledged for its success as 2008's Pizza Chain of the Year by Pizza Marketplace.
Headquartered in The Colony, TX, Pizza Inn, Inc., is an international pizza chain featuring traditional and specialty pizzas, as well as freshly made pastas, sandwiches, and desserts. Founded in 1958, publicly traded Pizza Inn (Nasdaq:PZZI) franchises more than 300 restaurants and own two restaurants with annual, domestic and international chain-wide sales of approximately $135 million.