Domino's Pizza UK has gotten a boost from rainy weather and the Euro 2012 soccer championships, both of which kept people at home and ordering pizzas.

According to Reuters, the chain's results from the first six months of 2012 included a 13.2 percent increase in profits to 21.5 million pounds ($33.6 million U.S.).

In addition to the bottom line lift, Domino's UK experienced a 43.3 percent sales bump from online orders. Now more than half of delivered orders in the country come from online channels.

Domino's opened 23 new units during the six-month period, for a total of 748. The company is on target to open 60 new stores in the UK this year, and 12 new Germany stores.

Read more about operations management.

Related Content

User Comments – Give us your opinion!
Products & Services

Leapfrog POS App

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/4559.png

4559/Leapfrog-POS-App

Operations Support

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/6409.png

6409/Operations-Support

MVR Reports

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/MVR_Report_iix.gif

1252/MVR-Reports

Social Security Number (SSN) Verification

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/SSN_employmentsearch.gif

1426/Social-Security-Number-SSN-Verification

Advanced Wireless

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/6635.png

6635/Advanced-Wireless

Standard coffee

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/6963.png

6963/Standard-coffee

Javarama coffee

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/6961.png

6961/Javarama-coffee

Sourcing

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/6407.png

6407/Sourcing

DriverSafe

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/keyboard_iix.gif

1424/DriverSafe

Group Purchasing Services

http://global.networldalliance.com/new/images/products/6403.png

6403/Group-Purchasing-Services

Request Information From Suppliers
Save time looking for suppliers. Complete this form to submit a Request for Information to our entire network of partners.