Auntie Anne’s franchisee develops pizza concept
Auntie Anne’s largest franchisee has created a new pizza concept called Rise Pies Handcrafted Pizzas. According to Brandenton.com, the concept will debut inside a mall in the Brandenton, Fla., market. Rise Pies is owned by the Chestnut Land Co. and Muransky Cos., led by Edward W. Muransky and based out of Youngstown, Ohio.
The concept will feature an assembly line, build-your-own pizza set up. Pizzas will be cooked in less than 3 minutes.
The story said the company created the pizza concept to pair with Auntie Anne’s at mall locations. The first Rise Pies will open in Youngstown in August, followed by the Florida location in October.