WAXAHACHIE, Texas, Feb. 13, 2012 // GLOBE NEWSWIRE // -- Pizza Inn, Inc. (Nasdaq:PZZI), an international pizza chain recognized for serving a variety of fresh, popular traditional and specialty pizzas, is now open in Waxahachie, Texas at 1305 N. US 77.
The city previously had a Pizza Inn that won the community's hearts and now the Hemani family is bringing Pizza Inn back to Waxahachie.
"We are really excited about bringing Pizza Inn to Waxahachie once again and sharing the freshness and quality the brand has to offer with our guests," said family spokesperson Rahim Hemani. "We look forward to being a part of the community and building strong ties."
The Waxahachie restaurant marks the seventh Pizza Inn for the Hemani family, a group that also owns other successful concepts. The family emphasizes quality customer service as the key to good business, and their new Pizza Inn location will include a host and wait staff to provide each guest with great service.
"We want our guests to be comfortable and enjoy their dining experience, and so we offer full service for our customers instead of having them get up to refill their drink," the Hemani family said. "We've received positive feedback from people who are extremely happy to see Pizza Inn in town again."
The new Waxahachie Pizza Inn seats 142 people, employs over 40 people, and offers an all-day buffet 7 days a week. Carry-out and delivery are also available, allowing Pizza Inn to reach pizza fans throughout the city.
"The Hemani family has done a fantastic job of bringing Pizza Inn back to Waxahachie and serving our famous menu at a great price that customers love," said Charlie Morrison, president and CEO of Pizza Inn. "The community is going to be amazed at their new local Pizza Inn dining experience where the whole family can enjoy themselves."
The restaurant will be open 10:30 a.m. - 10 p.m. Sundays - Thursdays, and 10:30 a.m. - 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
Headquartered in the Dallas suburb of The Colony, TX, Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc., is an owner, franchisor and supplier of a system of restaurants operating domestically and internationally under the trademarks "Pizza Inn" and "Pie Five Pizza Co." Pizza Inn is an international pizza chain featuring traditional and specialty pizzas, as well as freshly made pastas, sandwiches, and desserts. Pie Five Pizza Co. is a new fast-casual concept offering individual pizzas made to order and cooked in less than five minutes. Founded in 1958, publicly traded Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PZZI) franchises approximately 300 restaurants and directly owns and operates nine restaurants. For more information, please visit www.pizzainn.com.
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