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&pizza is a fast-casual pizza chain with locations in the United States. The company was founded in 2012 and is known for its oblong-shaped pizzas, and its commitment to using high-quality ingredients.

History[edit | edit source]

&pizza was founded in 2012 by Michael Lastoria and Steve Salis. The first location was opened in Washington, D.C. The company has since expanded to multiple locations across the United States, including New York City, Philadelphia, and Miami.

Menu[edit | edit source]

&pizza offers a variety of pizzas, with the option for customers to customize their own. The menu also includes salads, drinks, and desserts. All pizzas are made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Vegan and gluten-free options are also available.

Business Model[edit | edit source]

&pizza operates on a fast-casual business model. Customers can order at the counter and either take their food to go or eat in the restaurant. The company is also known for its commitment to employee welfare, offering above-average wages and benefits.

Criticism and Controversy[edit | edit source]

Despite its popularity, &pizza has faced criticism for its business practices. Some critics argue that the company's rapid expansion has led to a decrease in the quality of its food and service.

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