ANN ARBOR, Michigan — Domino’s Pizza (NYSE: DPZ), the largest pizza company in the world based on global retail sales, is continuing its global growth momentum with the opening of its first store in Kosovo. This was accomplished through a partnership with Anatron, the master franchisee in the Balkan region, and ICSG, the local franchisee for Kosovo. A grand opening celebration is being held today at the new flagship store in Pristina with local dignitaries and Domino’s executives.
“We are thrilled to bring the Domino’s brand to Kosovo,” said Edon Myftari, chief executive and managing partner of ICSG LLC. “We are looking forward to delivering hot, made-to-order pizza to this community, while also providing a beautiful new store for them to enjoy in person.”
Domino’s Pizza Kosovo is on a mission to bring the great pizza and excellent customer service of a renowned international brand to the neighborhoods of Pristina. The new pizza theater store is in the center of the city and features an inviting interior design, spacious seating and a kids’ corner with space for birthday parties or school groups, as well as a front row seat to watch all of the action of pizza-making.
“Establishing ourselves in Kosovo provides an excellent opportunity for our brand to continue growing globally,” said Joe Jordan, executive vice president of Domino’s International. “Domino’s has terrific potential to offer an unmatched pizza experience to the people of Pristina.”
Domino’s now operates in more than 85 markets worldwide, with more than half of its global retail sales coming from international stores.