Consolidation begins in fast growing “fast-casual” pizza segment

With all the start-ups in the “fast-casual” pizza segment, it was easy to predict a consolidation. last week, segment leader, Pieology purchased Project Pie

Leading Fast Casual Custom Pizza Chain Begins Segment Consolidation

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, California – (June 22, 2016) Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create artisan-style custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations at one affordable price, announces its strategic purchase of Project Pie. Pieology Pizzeria is the first in the fast casual pizza segment to consolidate one of its major competitors by acquiring Project Pie, a concept within the same segment. This strategic purchase allows Pieology to continue its organic growth while beginning segment consolidation as an additional expansion tactic. – read more – http://bit.ly/29QJ5vp