CLEVELAND, May 22, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- ONOSYS Online Ordering, a leading provider of remote ordering technologies for pizza, quick-service, and casual sit-down restaurants, today announced the launch of online ordering in Canada for Papa John's (NASDAQ: PZZA), at www.papajohnspizza.ca.
The ONOSYS online ordering technology will provide Papa John's customers with a quick and simple way to view menu choices and place orders for pickup or delivery. Intelligent technologies incorporated into the ONOSYS design also provide each restaurant with detailed sales and marketing data, enabling individual restaurants to customize each customer's web experience.
"Papa John's is the recognized industry-leader in online ordering with more than 40 million orders taken since the company was the first to launch online ordering in the U.S. in 2001," said Rob Wathen, director Restaurant Systems of Papa John's International. "Expanding online ordering to our Canadian customers is a high priority as we ramp-up restaurant development in Canada. We selected ONOSYS to partner with because of their experience in pizza and quick service concepts. We were also impressed with their systems' flexibility, and their willingness to provide a solution that meets our needs, and the needs of our customers."
As part of its international expansion plans, Papa John's recently announced the signing of development agreements to open 57 additional restaurants in Canada to compliment the 18 that are currently open throughout Western Canada.
"We are thrilled to have been selected by Papa John's to provide online ordering in Canada, and look forward to exploring additional international markets with them," said Stan Garber, Senior Sales Manager & Partner of ONOSYS. "Since Papa John's is a pioneer and leader when it comes to online food ordering, this was a great validation of the quality of the ONOSYS product and services team. We look forward to helping them grow the sales in their locations by enhancing the customer experience through tools like easy repeat ordering, intelligent up-selling, email marketing, and loyalty programs."
About Papa John's
Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Papa John's is the world's third largest pizza company. For nine years running, consumers have rated Papa John's No. 1 in customer satisfaction among all national pizza chains in the highly regarded American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). Papa John's also ranks first among pizza companies in the 2008 Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Engagement Index and was named 2007 Pizza Today Chain of the Year. For more information about the company or to order pizza online, visit Papa John's at www.papajohns.com.
ONOSYS is a leader in remote ordering technology for pizza, quick-service, and casual sit-down restaurants. The ONOSYS award-winning software suite allows restaurant customers to place their to-go orders on the web, on a smart phone, a text message, or through a call center. The ONOSYS system was designed and developed by O-Web Technologies Ltd. It helps restaurants streamline the order taking process, increase average ticket size, and stay connected with their guests.
ONOSYS services over 30+ brands including: Papa John's, Papa Gino's, Charley's Grilled Subs, Straw Hat Pizza, Pizza Pan, Chili's, Bar-B-Cutie, Ledo Pizza, Manny & Olga's, and Geppetto's. For more information about ONOSYS please contact Stan Garber at (440)785-2870 or visit http://www.onosys.com.
SOURCE: Papa John's
Stan Garber, 440-785-2870