East of Chicago Pizza

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East of Chicago Pizza
Industry Restaurants
Founded Willard, Ohio, USA(1982)
Headquarters Lima, Ohio, USA
Key people
Tony Collins (CEO)
Products Italian-American cuisine
pizza · desserts
Website www.eastofchicago.com

East of Chicago Pizza is a restaurant chain based in Lima, Ohio offering different styles of pizza, buffalo wings, breadsticks, and subs. They have 75 [1] restaurants in Ohio, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia, New York, Michigan and South Carolina. The first restaurant was opened in 1982 as the Greenwich Pizza Barn in Greenwich, OH.[2]

East of Chicago Pizza Company corporate headquarters is now located in Lima, Ohio. It was purchased by a franchisee, Tony Collins, in 2008.

The company was the ranked at 41st position nationally in sales among U.S. pizza companies in 2009.[3]

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  1. ^ "Restaurant Chain Growth Report 9/10/13". Restaurantnews.com. 10 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "East of Chicago Pizza Inc Company Information". Hoovers. Hoover's Inc. 
  3. ^ Michael A. Hitt; R. Duane Ireland; Robert E. Hoskisson (2013). Strategic Management : Competitiveness & Globalization: Cases (10th ed.). Mason, OH: South-Western, Cengage Learning. p. 101. ISBN 978-1-1334-9524-6. 

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