When a teen age boy “John Schnatter” was disheartened from day to day working to earn his living and fighting to survive the world, he finally got an idea for pizza supply so he sold his 1971 Camaro Z28 to buy some used pizza equipment which was worth $1600 and then “Papa John’s” came into existence in 1984 in a suburb of Louisville, Kentucky. In January 2002, the company was announced as the first national pizza chain to sell online in all over U.S. In the month of July 2004, The Company got their hands to control 6.6 percent of the market. Papa John’s expanded their business in UK in the year of 2001, In July 2015, the company had 300 shops in the UK.
In 2017, Papa John’s have more than 330 shops in all over United Kingdom with a total assets of £357M and with a total net income £530M. The company has more than 22,000 employee count including all company’s shops all over the world. The company is also made them available in the countries like Brazil, France, Germany, Australia, South Africa and it is growing so fast no other chain can beat them. The Company operates in all of the Ireland and its head office in Ballybrit. They have covered over 50 locations in all the country and their shops are mostly adjacent to Supermacs fast food outlets.