Pizza maker's five new menu options feature the same flavor customers
love, all under 300 calories per slice
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
2015 is proving to be a pivotal year for Papa John's, who announced its
"Better Ingredients, Better Pizza" initiative in January and declared in
June that it will continue to phase out another 14 unwanted ingredients.
In educating consumers and delivering on its promise of better
ingredients and transparency, Papa John's is excited to introduce its
new "Papa's Lighter Choices" menu offerings and an online Nutritional
Papa's Lighter Choices include:
Chicken & Veggie
Grilled Chicken & Canadian Bacon
Complementing the new menu items, Papa John's Nutritional Calculator
will allow customers to select products and add them to a meal builder,
calculating the serving size, calories and nutritional facts with
"As a pizza maker, my goal has always been to bring people together
around quality pizza that everyone can enjoy," said Papa John, founder,
chairman, president and CEO of Papa John's. "We want to accommodate
different preferences, so we added Papa's Lighter Choices to give people
more options, while still delivering the same better ingredients that
make for better taste."
These new menu items will allow customers to enjoy the same great
tasting Papa John's pizza, but with fewer calories. In addition to the
new menu items, the Nutritional Calculator was developed to provide a
dynamic resource for consumers to build their meals.
"We're always tinkering with new menu items and recipes, and this is a
great option for people who prefer pizza on the lighter side," said Bob
Kraut, chief marketing officer at Papa John's. "You won't find any
processed, low-calorie ingredients because our Papa's Lighter Choices
menu items are made from the same better ingredients our customers
expect from us."
Papa's Lighter Choices menu options are now available for online and
in-store orders. For more information, please visit PapaJohns.com.
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
14 of the past 16 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 Super Bowl XLIX. For more
information about the company or to order pizza online, visit Papa
John's at www.papajohns.com.
Also visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/PapaJohns,
or on Twitter at http://twitter.com/PapaJohns.
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Source: Papa John's International, Inc.
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