Pizza Joe opened his first pizza shop in a 600 square foot storefront in New Castle, PA in 1980. Since then, the company has grown and expanded to include 43 franchise units. Pizza Joe’s prides itself on having the best customer service, quality products, clean stores and friendly atmospheres. In addition, each franchise is expected to emphasize active and committed involvement in its community.

If you are ready to take the next step towards joining our thriving franchise operations family, refer to the links below, and find out if YOU have what it takes to become a part of the Pizza Joe’s legacy.

Pizza Joe's Franchising

Why Franchise with Pizza Joe’s?

Pizza Joe’s is a thriving and growing franchise operation devoted to both its customers and franchisees. With over 34 years of food service experience, our demonstrated commitments to our Owner/Operators, and America’s obsession with pizza, it’s an opportunity well worth the taking.

Curious? Find out more:

Why Franchise with Pizza Joe’s (PDF)

Our Process

We have done our best to streamline the process toward full franchise operations so you can open your store doors, completely prepared, in no time at all. Here are the steps you can expect between now and Grand Opening and beyond. (Coming Soon: A breakdown of each Franchisee step.)

  • Application
  • Qualification
  • Interview
  • Approval
  • Offer
  • Market Selection
  • Market Approval & Acquisition
  • Manager Selection & Approval
  • Operations Training
  • Marketing Development
  • Staff Hiring & Training
  • Grand Opening
  • Continued Development

Pizza Joe's Franchising


Open and print a PDF of the most frequently asked questions about franchising here.

Get Started

To begin your franchise relationship with Pizza Joe’s, download and fill out your application.

Find Out More

You can send questions to us on our Contact Us page or call 1-800-860-JOES for more information.

275 Commerce Avenue | New Castle, PA 16101
Toll Free: 1-800-860-5637 | Fax: 724-658-6063