The Pizza Company

This article describes the Thailand-based company of this name. There are identically named pizza delivery services in other countries not related to this company.
The Pizza Company
เดอะ พิซซ่า คอมปะนี
Private
IndustryFoodservice
Founded1980; 38 years ago (1980)
(launched own brand in 17 March 2001)
HeadquartersBangkok, Thailand
Number of locations
277 (2011)[1]
Area served
ProductsItalian-American cuisine
(pizza • pasta • chicken • french fries • rice dishes • salads • desserts)
Revenue฿ 5.11 billion (2011)[2]
ParentMinor Food Group (1981–2006)
Minor International (2006–present)
Websitewww.pizza.co.th

The Pizza Company (Thai: เดอะ พิซซ่า คอมปะนี) is a restaurant chain and international franchise based in Bangkok, Thailand. With focus on pizza and Italian-American cuisine, it is a wholly owned subsidiary of Minor International (was merged with The Minor Food Group).

History[]

Established in 1980, the company had operated Tricon Global Restaurants’ franchised Pizza Hut brand since its introduction in Thailand, and when their agreement was terminated,[3] The Pizza Company was established as the company's own brand in 2001.[4]

In 2004, The Pizza Company began to expand and franchise internationally and today the restaurant has franchises in Jordan, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Laos, China and Bahrain.[5] Myanmar and Cambodia. There is also at least one location in Vietnam, on Cau Giay street in Hanoi.

The Pizza Company is currently the largest pizza fast food restaurant chain in Thailand.

International operations[]

Country First opening Cities
Thailand 1981 Nationwide
China 2004 Beijing, Shanghai
Malaysia 2005 Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Sarawak, Malacca and Pahang
Cambodia 2006 Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, Battambang, Sihanoukville, and Kampong Cham
Saudi Arabia 2007 Ad-Dammam, Al-Khobar, Jeddah, Riyadh
United Arab Emirates 2007 Abu Dhabi-Dubai
Vietnam 2011 Ha Noi, Ho Chi Minh City
Laos 2011 Vientiane
Israel 2011 Rishon LeZion
Iran 2012 Tehran
Myanmar 2014 Yangon, Mandalay[6]
Maldives 2017 Malé

See also[]

Notes[]

  1. ^ Annual Report 2011, p. 158.
  2. ^ Annual Report 2011, p. 2.
  3. ^ Horn, Robert (25 September 2000). "Thailand's Big Cheese". TIME. Retrieved 30 December 2008.
  4. ^ Minor International. "Our Brands : The Pizza Company". Retrieved 8 November 2007.
  5. ^ Minor Food Group. "About Us : The Pizza Company". Retrieved 5 June 2010.
  6. ^ http://www.mkgroup.com.mm/news_detail.php?id=12

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