Domino’s Franchise reports record growth

Domino’s Pizza franchise group has released a report that shows company record figures for the first six months of this year, 2013.

The report shows the strong UK growth with like for like sales up 6.4 per cent and a 10.3 per cent increase on overall profits before tax, taking the total to £25.7m for January to June 30.

The pizza franchise operates over 10,000 stores across 73 countries, including new sites in Germany and Switzerland. The UK franchise has packages for £280,000; the chain has opened 22 new outlets across the UK taking the total number to 825.

Lance Batchelor, Chief Executive Officer of Domino’s Pizza Group commented: “The core UK and Ireland businesses […] have shown strong like-for-like sales growth against challenging comparatives.

“Our franchise system leads the leisure sector and, with the majority of our business coming via a web and mobile platform, we are now truly an online retailer.”

The firm also recorded a boost in its online sales, growing from £121.2m to £156.7m.