The Pizza Industry

  Italian food ranks as the most popular ethnic food in America

 

Pizza is a $30 Billion per year industry.1

Approximately 3 billion pizzas ae sold in the U.S.1
Pizza accounts for more than the 10% of all food service sales. 2
Pizzerias account for 17% of all restaurants in the U.S.2
93% of Americans eat at least one pizza per month.3
Each man, woman and child in America eats an averge of 46 slices (23 pounds) of pizza per year.4
Italian food ranks as the most popular ethnic food in America.5
94% of the population of the U.S. eats pizza.6
   
Sources: 1 Blumfeld & Associates, 2 Food Industry News, 3 Bollas Wine, 4 PackagedFacts,
         New York, 5 National Restaurant Association, 6 Parade Magazines