Pizza Factory Franchise

Restaurant serving pizza, pasta, calzones and sandwiches

Family owned and operated since its founding in 1979, Oakhurst, California-based Pizza Factory prepares pizzas, pasta, calzones and other favorites for its customers throughout the western United States and China.
When Danny and Carol Wheeler opened the first restaurant near Yosemite National Park, it was called Danny's Red Devil Pizza. A name change and a few years later, the first franchise was opened with the help of Ron and Joyce Willey.
Pizza Factory franchises are offered in three sizes - full, mid and express. Full and mid-sized restaurants can either stand-alone or operate within large strip and shopping centers. Express locations can operate within resorts, malls, convenience stores, gas stations and grocery stores.

Seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon and Washington

Veteran Incentives  25% off franchise fee
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How much does it cost to open a Pizza Factory Franchise?

The investment required to open a Pizza Factory Franchise is between $372,000-$562,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $30,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Pizza Factory name.

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    20 years
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The proof is in the pie for one of the nation's best-loved pizzerias. Adored for its great-tasting menu items and an environment unmatched among pizza competitors, Pizza Factory announced today an extensive franchise growth strategy targeting key markets along the West Coast. The family-frie...

Pizza Factory Rolls Out Value Menu
Pizza Factory has introduced a $5 Value Menu throughout its franchise system, the company has announced. Items on the value menu include a mini 1-topping pizza, an antipasto salad, spaghetti, a deli sandwich and an individual calzone, all for $5.00 each. Pizza Factory Inc. has been franchisi...

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When did the first Pizza Factory open? 1979
When did Pizza Factory start Franchising? 1985
Expense In-House Third Party
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Startup Costs No No
Equipment No Yes
Inventory No No
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No


On-The-Job Training: 214 hours
Classroom Training: 26 hours
Additional Training: At training store

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Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of Employees Required to Run: 8 - 10

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Pizza Factory Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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Pizza Factory

Pizza Factory

Pizza Factory Inc.
49430 Rd. 426, #D
P.O. Box 989
Oakhurst, CA


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