LOUISVILLE, Ky. - September 30, 2013 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Just in time for National Cookie Month, Papa John's, the Official Pizza Sponsor of the NFL, today is introducing Papa's NEW Chocolate Chip Cookie. Mega-sized, filled with rich chocolate chips, baked fresh and cut into eight slices and served warm, Papa's family sized Chocolate Chip Cookie is just $5 with any pizza purchase, now through Oct. 27.
"We are excited to offer this new dessert product," said John Schnatter, Papa John's founder, chairman and CEO. "Papa's Chocolate Chip Cookie is an outstanding dessert option that will satisfy the sweet-tooth of all cookie lovers. This is another delicious, quality product our customers have come to expect from Papa John's."
A special commercial featuring Schnatter and Hall of Fame quarterback, Troy Aikman, touting Papa's Chocolate Chip Cookie will be integrated into FOX's broadcast of NFL games beginning Sunday, Oct. 6.
"These integrations are a fun way to introduce Papa's Chocolate Chip Cookie to Papa John's and NFL fans alike," said Schnatter. "They were a lot of fun to film, and Troy does a fabulous job representing both FOX and Papa John's."
Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) is the world's third largest pizza delivery company. For 12 of the past 14 years, consumers have rated Papa John's No. 1 in customer satisfaction among all national pizza chains in the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). Papa John's is the Official Pizza Sponsor of the National Football League and Super Bowl XLVIII. For more information about the company or to order pizza online, visit Papa John's at www.papajohns.com, or visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/PapaJohns, on Twitter at http://twitter.com/PapaJohns, or on our blog at www.papajohnsblog.com.
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