November 21, 2012 // Franchising.com // TOLEDO, OHIO – Marco’s Pizza, the fastest-growing pizza company in the U.S., has expanded their Ah!thentic Italian pizza menu to include new salads with fresh new ingredients. Four new handcrafted salads have been added to the menu including an Antipasto salad, a Chicken Ceasar salad, a Garden salad and a Greek salad to suit every customer’s tastes. Marco’s Pizza is offering three size options for the new salads: a regular salad, priced at $5.99, which serves one to two people, a large, family sized salad, priced at $8.99, which serves three to four people and a catering size for meetings and events.
“We wanted to add these fresh, high quality salads to our product mix because we believe they are reflective of our company’s classic Italian heritage and food standards,” explained Marco’s Pizza CEO Jack Butorac. “Sales figures have doubled to quadrupled nationwide since we have added the four new salads to test markets last summer and then to the Marco’s national menu on November 1.”
Headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, Marco’s Pizza (Marco’s Franchising, LLC) is the fastest-growing pizza company in the U.S. (based on the number of stores signed into development since 2007). Marco’s was founded in 1978 by Italian born, Pasquale (“Pat”) Giammarco and is committed to making Italian Pizza with fresh ingredients. The company has grown from its roots as a beloved Ohio brand to operate more than 320 stores in 26 states and the Bahamas. Marco’s Pizza recently ranked 11th place in the “2012 Pizza Industry Top 100 Movers & Shakers” article sent out by PizzaMarketPlace.com. To inquire about franchise opportunities with Marco’s Pizza visit marcos.com.
Fishman Public Relations