LOS ANGELES (BUSINESS WIRE) -- California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. (CPK) (Nasdaq:CPKI), home of the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts, opened a quick-serve location in Kahului Airport (OGG), the primary airport on the island of Maui, HI, today. The new location, opened by CPK franchise partner HMSHost Corporation, a world leader in travel dining and shopping, is located in the post-security common area, Frank's Food Court.
The new Kahului Airport location, open daily from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., will feature a specialized selection of CPK's most popular pizzas, salads, soups and sandwiches from the full-service restaurant menu. Among the items offered will be the Thai Chicken and Hawaiian Pizzas, Chinese Chicken Salad, Chicken Caesar Sandwich and Dakota Smashed Pea and Barley Soup.
In addition, the new CPK restaurant will offer a full breakfast menu highlighted by a great selection of breakfast pizzas including the Denver Pizza with scrambled eggs, fresh red and green peppers, Canadian bacon and mild onions. The menu will also offer The Works Breakfast Burrito and a variety of egg breakfast sandwiches served on Herb Cheese Focaccia bread.
California Pizza Kitchen, Inc., founded in 1985, is a leading casual dining chain featuring an imaginative line of hearth-baked pizzas, including the original BBQ Chicken Pizza, and a broad selection of distinctive pastas, salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts. There are 257 California Pizza Kitchen locations system-wide including 204 company-owned domestic locations. Franchised or licensed units include 29 international locations in China, Japan, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Mexico, South Korea, Guam, Indonesia and United Arab Emirates as well as 24 units that operate domestically at airports, college campuses, travel plazas, Dodger Stadium, Angel Stadium of Anaheim and STAPLES Center. Also included in the Company's portfolio of concepts is LA Food Show Grill & Bar, which has locations in Manhattan Beach and Beverly Hills, California. The Company also has a licensing arrangement with Nestle S.A. to manufacture and distribute a line of California Pizza Kitchen premium frozen products.
SOURCE: California Pizza Kitchen, Inc.