Pizza Fun Facts

Updated: Aug 17, 2019

Source: http://pizza.com/fun-facts

Pizza Fun Facts

  1. The average pizzeria uses roughly 55 pizza boxes per day.

  2. We consume around 251,770,000 pounds of pepperonis every year.

  3. Some popular pizza toppings in Japan are squid and Mayo Jaga (mayonaise, potato and bacon).

  4. The highest-grossing single-unit independent pizzeria in the nation, Moose's Tooth Pub and Pizzeria, is in Anchorage , Alaska. Its annual sales are approximately $6 million.

  5. Pizzerias are expected to purchase more than $4 billion worth of cheese annually by the year 2010

  6. 36 percent of all pizza orders want their pizza topping pepperoni

  7. 94 percent of Americans eat pizza regularly

  8. And that is precisely why the top 5 pizza sales days are: Super Bowl Sunday, New Year's Eve, Halloween, The night before Thanksgiving, & New Year's Day

  9. 93 percent of Americans have eaten pizza in the last month

  10. Pizza accounts for more than 10 percent of all food service sales

  11. On Super Bowl Sunday, pizza delivery drivers can expect $2 tips to sometimes soar as high as $20

  12. Domino's delivery drivers will log about 4 million miles on Super Bowl Sunday Delivery sales of pizza spike the most during close Super Bowl games

  13. Americans eat approximately 100 acres