Oct. 7, 2010
Uno Restaurant Holdings Corporation has announced the opening of two franchised Uno Due Go stores: one in the new state-of-the-art student center at Cleveland State University and another at the in the University Center at the University of Wisconsin Whitewater. The locations were opened by the Compass Group.
Uno Due Go is a fast casual restaurant concept that features UNO's signature deep-dish or hand-tossed pizzas. The menu includes a variety of freshly-made panini sandwiches; wraps made with a flax seed, whole wheat and oat bran lavash; fresh salads under 400 calories before the dressing; appetizers; and freshly baked cookies.
"We intend to set ourselves apart from other concepts by being the best 'fast casual pizza' restaurant in the segment. Further, our goal at Uno Due Go is to feed the spirit as well as the body, by offering good food and fabulous taste, and focusing on ingredients that bespeak an artisan approach to cooking and are healthier than most alternatives," said Jamie Strobino, who heads up new concepts for UNO.
Compass Group is a foodservice management and support services company. It operates in several industries such as higher education, corporate dining, healthcare, restaurants, sports and entertainment arenas.