2016 Top 500: Pizza chains

Pizza Hut

One sign of a promising menu category is that both the large players and the emerging chains have healthy growth rates. While fast-casual DIY concepts like MOD Pizza, Blaze Pizza and Pieology Pizzeria are making big gains, doubling or even tripling systemwide sales, Little Caesars, Papa John’s and especially Domino’s (up 14.1%) continue to shine. Overall, the limited-service pizza chains within the Top 500 increased sales by 5.9% and units by 1.8%.

2016 Rank

Chain Name

2015 U.S. Sales ($000)

2015 U.S. Units

9Pizza Hut5,510,000*7,799
12Domino's4,708,587*5,200
19Little Caesars3,500,000*4,250*
24Papa John's2,816,017*3,290
51Papa Murphy's Pizza880,4291,496
89Cicis Pizza430,000*445
90Round Table Pizza424,107437
92Marco's Pizza417,632667
101Chuck E. Cheese's364,294*553
107Hungry Howie's Pizza342,478548
108Jet's Pizza339,500*384
122Godfather's Pizza299,200*550*
140Sbarro250,900*550*
156Pizza Ranch228,618192
179Peter Piper Pizza190,500*94
183Donatos Pizza183,600153
211Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen148,612245
217Papa Gino's Pizzeria144,680163
237Mazzio's Italian Eatery124,600*133*
238Fox's Pizza Den124,200*242
246Mountain Mike's Pizza122,054164

*Technomic estimate

 

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