Famous Famiglia wins further accolades
Famous Famiglia, a pizza chain franchise, has announced that it has been named the winner of the pizza segment of the Restaurant Chains 2009 List of Category Winners. Furthermore, it has been selected by The World Franchising Network as one of their Top 100 Franchises for 2009.
The first Famous Famiglia restaurant was opened up by the Kolaj brothers in 1986 in the Upper West Side of New York City. Twenty-three years later, Famous Famiglia is now active worldwide operating both company-owned and franchised locations. The restaurants can be found across a diverse mix of venues which include leading airports and transportation hubs, malls and shopping centers, colleges and universities, theme parks, hotels and casinos, stadiums and arenas, military bases, medical centers, motorways, and in-line urban downtown locations. The Famous Famiglia brand currently operates in the United States, Mexico, Asia, and Europe. (kbp)