Hungry Howie's Brings Flavored Crust Pizza To El Paso
National Pizza Franchise Continues Texas Expansion By Emerging Into New Region
January 31, 2018 // Franchising.com // EL PASO, Texas - Hungry Howie’s Pizza, originator of the Flavored Crust® pizza, announced today the opening of its latest location in El Paso, a new territory for the brand. To commemorate the arrival of Flavored Crust Pizza, Hungry Howie’s will be donating 10 percent of sales from the new location on January 31 to Chester E. Jordan Elementary as well as 10 percent of sales on February 1 to Ituarte Elementary. In addition, fans can indulge in a large 1-topping pizza for $6.99 for a limited time.
The Villarreal family, comprised of Fernando Villarreal III , Juan Carlos Villarreal, Amanda Papesh, Rafael Villarreal, Rodrigo Villarreal, always had a dream to launch a family business together under the wing of their father, Fernando Villarreal Jr. After being born and raised in Mexico, the Villarreals moved to the U.S. in 1982 where they now have over 50 years of combined experience in business management in a variety of industries like manufacturing and banking. After searching for the perfect business to open together, Fernando III and father Fernando Jr. were intrigued by Hungry Howie's famed Flavored Crust Pizza®, trekking over 300 miles to get a taste from the nearest location. They fell in love with the product, realizing Hungry Howie's was exactly what they were looking for, and now the Villarreals are prepared to take the pizza business by storm in El Paso, TX.
“We're so excited to venture into the restaurant industry together as family with Hungry Howie's while making our business dream a reality,” said Fernando Villarreal III, Hungry Howie's franchisee. “Hungry Howie's Flavored Crust Pizza is so tasty and paired with it's superior quality, its exactly what El Paso needs.”
“It's our pleasure to work with the Villarreal family and experience them living the American dream while helping us expand our fan base into new parts of Texas,” said Jennifer Jackson, Vice President of Development at Hungry Howie’s. “We're ecstatic to have them leading the charge and we can't wait to see how El Paso residents embrace Hungry Howie's.”
Hungry Howie’s El Paso store is located at 3560 N. Zaragoza Road, El Paso, TX 79938. For more information on Hungry Howie’s, please call (915) 706-2171 or visit www.hungryhowies.com.
About Hungry Howie’s Pizza
Founded in 1973, Hungry Howie’s Pizza is a national pizza franchise that is loyal to its tradition of providing delicious, high-quality and original Flavored Crust® pizzas including eight flavors: butter, butter cheese, Cajun, garlic herb, onion, ranch, sesame and Asiago cheese. Its menu features oven-baked calzone-style subs, Howie Breads®, crisp & cool salads, and flavored wings that create a unique and irreplaceable position in the pizza market. Starting in Taylor, MI, Hungry Howie’s Pizza has grown to more than 550 locations in 20 states across the U.S.
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