zpizza
Pizza, sandwiches, salads, calzones

About
Founded

1986

Franchising Since

1999 (21 Years)

Corporate Address

3300 Irvine Ave., #255
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Leadership

Chris Bright, CEO

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$249,000 - $359,000

Net-worth Requirement

$500,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000 - $100,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$30,000 - $30,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

zpizza has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

On-The-Job Training:

2 weeks

Classroom Training:

4 weeks

Additional Training:

Additional training available

Number of Employees Required to Run:

15

Bio
Z Pizza was founded in 1986 and began franchising in 1999. The Newport Beach, California-based company has more than 10 units in the United States.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $249,000 High - $359,000
Units

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

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Updated: October 15th, 2015