Papa John‘s International, Inc.
Sep 30, 2016

Papa John's International Announces Development Deal to Expand in Egypt

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA), continues its expansion in Egypt with the signing of a restaurant development agreement.

Vanatge Egypt, for Tourism and Entertainment (Vantage), a Papa John's franchisee for the past 10 years, recently entered into a development agreement to open an additional 18 units. Vantage currently operates 36 Papa John's restaurants throughout Egypt.

"We're excited to partner with Papa John's once again to grow the BETTER INGREDIENTS. BETTER PIZZA. brand in Egypt," said Ashraf Galal, Managing Director of Vantage Egypt, for Tourism and Entertainment.

"Vantage Egypt is one of our best success stories in the Middle East and we are proud of their growth," said Tim O'Hern, Senior Vice President & Chief Development Officer. "We look forward to working with Vantage Egypt as we expand the brand into new cities in Egypt."

Papa John's International is currently looking for potential franchisees in parts of France, as well as Poland, Germany, Ukraine, Czech Republic and Belgium.

About Papa John's

Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) is the world's third-largest pizza delivery company. For 15 of the past 17 years, consumers have rated Papa John's No. 1 in customer satisfaction among all national pizza chains in the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). Papa John's is the Official Pizza Sponsor of the National Football League and the Official Pizza of Major League Baseball. For more information about the company or to order pizza online, visit Papa John's at Also visit us on Facebook at, Twitter at, YouTube at, Instagram at, Pinterest at, and Vine at Looking to be a part of something Better? Learn more about franchising with Papa John's at

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