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 (merged with The Minor Food Group). Its branches are spread all across Asia.

The Pizza Company
เดอะ พิซซ่า คอมปะนี
Company typePrivate
Founded1980; 44 years ago (1980)
(launched own brand in 17 March 2001)
Number of locations
564 (2023)[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)



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, Bahrain,[5] Myanmar and Cambodia. There are also multiple locations in Vietnam, especially in Ho Chi Minh City.

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-Sharjah-Fujairah
Vietnam 2011 Nationwide
Laos 2011 Vientiane
Israel 2011 Rishon LeZion
Iran 2012 Tehran
Myanmar 2014 Yangon, Mandalay[6]
Maldives 2017 Malé

See also



  1. ^ "The Pizza Company- Minor Food | Official Site". (in Thai). Retrieved 8 September 2023.
  2. ^ Annual Report 2011, p. 2.
  3. ^ Horn, Robert (25 September 2000). "Thailand's Big Cheese". Time. Archived from the original on 5 December 2007. 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. ^ "- News - MK Group of Companies - Growing Together With Myanmar". Archived from the original on 25 August 2018. Retrieved 8 January 2019.