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Pizza 73 is a Canadian restaurant chain that offers a number of different styles of pizza. It has been operated by Pizza Pizza since 2007.[1] Toronto based Pizza Pizza had acquired the restaurant for a total of CAD$70.2 million.[1] There are 89 locations throughout Western Canada, which include the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Yukon. The restaurant's name originates from its original phone number: 473–7373.[2] Founded by David Tougas and Guy Goodwin in 1985,[1] Pizza 73 is headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta.[3][1]

Pizza 73
Industry
GenrePizzeria
Founded1985
FounderDavid Tougas
Guy Goodwin
Headquarters10303 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
T5J 3N6
Number of locations
89
Area served
Alberta
British Columbia
Saskatchewan
Yukon
Key people
Paul Goddard (CEO)
ProductsPizza
Chicken wings
Pasta
Dairy-Free Cheeze
Gluten Free Dough
ParentPizza Pizza
Websitepizza73.com

It was the first delivery chain in Western Canada that provided a centralized call center, allowing customers to order their meal by phone; Pizza 73 has allowed orders online by the internet since 1995.[1][4] The restaurant has been recognized as one of Canada's 50 best managed services,[1] and one of Alberta's 50 fastest growing companies by Alberta Venture.[1] On August 18, 2011, Pizza 73 launched its iPhone application, thus allowing potential customers a new way to order food.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Pizza 73 gets pile of dough for the business". The Edmonton Journal. June 15, 2007. Archived from the original on January 21, 2014. Retrieved December 3, 2012.
  2. ^ "FAQ". Pizza 73. Retrieved December 3, 2012.
  3. ^ "About Us". Pizza 73. Retrieved December 3, 2012.
  4. ^ "Pizza 73". Pizza 73. Retrieved December 3, 2012.
  5. ^ "Pizza 73 iPhone App Makes Ordering as Easy as Pie". Pizza 73. August 18, 2011. Retrieved December 3, 2012.

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