Welcome to the American Pizza Community

The American Pizza Community is a coalition of the nation's largest pizza companies, regional chains, local pizzerias, small franchise operators, supplier partners and other entities that make up the American pizza industry. This joint effort will highlight the importance of the pizza industry on American communities and promote policies that permit its continued success, including reasonable menu labeling standards, small business owners in tax reform, commodity policies and employment and labor policies.

Member companies include Blackjack Pizza, Breadeaux Pizza, CiCi's Pizza, Domino’s Pizza, Figaro’s Italian Pizza, Godfather’s Pizza, Hungry Howie’s, Hunt Brothers Pizza, the International Pizza Hut Franchise Holders Association, Little Caesars, Nick-N-Willy’s Pizza, Papa John’s Pizza, Papa Murphy’s Pizza, Papa's Pizza To-Go, Papa Romano's, Pizza Factory, Pizza Schmizza, and Sam & Louie's Pizza, as well as supplier partners Coca-Cola, Leprino Foods Company, the National Pork Producers Council, Paradise Tomato Kitchens, PepsiCo, Middleby Marshall, and Tyson. Collectively they represent 20,000 pizza restaurants and employ over 400,000 U.S. team members in stores in all 50 states.

NRF Dream BIG Scholarship Opportunity
Please follow this link to learn more about a unique opportunity provided by the National Retail Federation Foundation

The American Pizza Community will be holding its fourth annual legislative fly-in on Wednesday, June 3 and Thursday, June 4, 2015.  More details to come. If you are interested, please contact your franchisor.  

Check out the Anchovy Survey Results here!

Check out a recent interview of Lynn Liddle, Executive Vice President of Communications, Investor Relations and Legislative Affairs on the current status of menu labeling

Take Action

Pizza store owners & operators: we need your help to urge your elected officials to support the bipartisan Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act. Click Here for details


Latest News
• Yes, You Can Still Eat Cheese And Be Healthy. Here's How

• American Pizza Community Salutes Local Pizzerias in Support of National Small Business Week

• Pizza can be healthy with a few minor changes

• Consumption of Pizza

• APC Says Look to Pizzerias for Small Business Saturday

• American Pizza Community Supports Senate Menu Labeling Bill

• Menu Labeling Regulations Need Revision - Letter to the Editor

Takeout Menus and the Specter of Red Tape

The American Pizza Community Delivered a Fresh Slize of Small Business Priorities to Capitol Hill

Calorie Display Rules Delayed by Blowback - Bloomberg, May 9, 2013

Video: Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) on Fox News – Effort to Limit Regulations on Restaurants

American Pizza Community’s March Newsletter

How Much Do You KNOW About Pizza?
Pizza Fact Sheet - America Eats Pizza

Pizza Fact Sheet - More Than Just a Slice