The Fast Casual Industry Came Into Its Own In 2017
Friday, January 26, 2018
The Fast Casual Restaurant Industry is the way of the future. 2017 was the year the industry really came into it's own. A decade ago very few had heard of fast casual. It was an idea some were implementing, but not everyone was talking about. Once the word got out, the fast casual industry exploded. "From 2011 to 2016, fast- casual restaurants saw their sales grow between 10 and 11 percent annually" (Washington Post) Restaurateurs have found an exciting niche where they can offer high quality, delicious food at affordable prices without having to worry about flipping tables, taking reservations and maintaining commercial sized kitchens.Read More...
Resolutions Don't End In January for Squisito!
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
January 1st is quite arguably the busiest day at the gym. More than 1/3 of the population makes getting in shape their New Year’s Resolution every year! After about 3-4 weeks, the gym attendance goes back to normal when resolutions begin getting put on the back burner. At Squisito, our resolutions don’t end in January; in fact, the New Year is an exciting time to prep for a busy, successful, Italian filled year! Sophia Loren said it best “Everything you see, I owe to spaghetti”. Pasta is great year round, and so are resolutions that last past January! Here are some of the best business resolutions and how we are implementing them at Squisito.Read More...
Italian and American Holiday Traditions
Tuesday, December 05, 2017
Winter is filled with holidays and celebrations in countries all around the world. Italy and America are no strangers to going all out for the holidays! November and December are packed with Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Christmas and New Years in America while in Italy they focus on more religious holidays such as the Conception of Mary, Christmas, the day of Santo Stefano and New Years Eve. Both countries focus on family and have their own traditions that get everyone excited for the holidays. Read More...
Squisito Ashburn is Now Open!
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
There’s a new Squisito in town! From friends & family nights and hiring open houses to social media contests and community involvement, Squisito Ashburn loves giving back to the neighborhood! Check out some of the fun things Squisito Pizza & Pasta did in Ashburn to celebrate their opening. Read More...
Pizza: Shopping the Competition - Bigger Bang for Your Buck
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Let’s face it... pizza is one of the best foods in the world! Cheese, sauce and dough go together perfectly and the whole family loves the taste. Did you know pizza sizes (and standards) have begun shrinking over the years? In recent years, large chain pizzerias have changed their large pies to be 14” while those sticking to the real deal have kept their pies at 16”. Why settle for less? At Squisito, our large is truly a large and for $12.99, it’s an incredible value! Read More...
Squisito in the Community
Monday, August 14, 2017
You can’t picture Italian Hospitality without also thinking of family, food and community. It’s these core values that Squisito Pizza & Pasta rely on to bring quality food to the table and genuine support to the neighborhoods surrounding every location! Since day one, Squisito has been committed to supporting the local community. Through fundraisers, rewarding good grades, rewarding good attendance and sponsoring local teams, the whole Squisito family is actively involved! Read on to discover some of the involvement we are most passionate about. Read More...
The Pizza Craze
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Italian food is the top ethnic food choice in America today according to the National Restaurant Association. Pizza is one of the top foods Americans order next to cheeseburgers and Chinese food. With about 350 slices of pizza eaten every second in America, it’s safe to say pizza has become a staple in our diet. Read More...
The Outlook is Bright for Italian Food Franchises
Monday, July 03, 2017
From pizza and pasta, to meatballs and Italian sausage, American restaurant goers have a love affair with Italian cuisine! A recent National Restaurant Association poll reported that 61% of consumers choose Italian food at least once a monthwhen dining out. From neighborhood pizzerias to fine dining establishments, everyone in America is seeking an authentic Italian meal at all price points.Read More...
The Benefits of Investing
Monday, June 19, 2017
Fast casual restaurants have solidified their place in the industry as destinations for guests seeking fresh, homemade food at a reasonable price that is served in a convenient, comfortable atmosphere. Fast casual restaurant revenue is expected to reach more than $66 billion by 2020.This popular sector continues to see growth, and now investors who want to join the fast casual arena can do so with a Squisito® Pizza & Pasta fast casual franchise. Read More...
Announcing an Authentic High-End Italian Food Franchise
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
The leaders of Squisito Pizza & Pasta, a much-loved dining destination, are excited and proud to introduce their Italian restaurant franchise opportunity. We’ve developed a system that enables people to invest in a restaurant offering a full-service dining experience in a fast casual setting, providing authentic, delicious, classic Italian food.
Get to know Squisito, and you’ll find we are a mature concept with a solid foothold in the restaurant industry. Now we’re extending to investors our experience, knowledge and — maybe most importantly — our recipes for the dishes that have made us a local favorite in each community for years where guests enjoy Squisito Pizza & Pasta.