A ‘Culture’ Brand Takes on the Fast-Casual Pizza Business
The fast-casual pizza space is heating up, and everyone wants a piece of the pie. In today’s world of entrepreneurship, where the marketplace is becoming inundated with competition, there are two bases one must hit to sustainably keep a business above water: a key point of differentiation and the ability and willingness to keep up with the ever-changing landscape.
In this episode of “Fast Casual Nation,” brought to you by the Foodable WebTV Network, host Paul Barron visits MOD Pizza in Seattle and sits down with co-founders Ally and Scott Svenson, the husband-and-wife duo that also co-founded Seattle Coffee Company.
A 90-unit chain built on culture and people — team members are known as the MOD Squad — MOD Pizza is shaking up fast-casual pizza in a way we have not seen before. Its X-factor lies in its core points of purpose, people, and profit.
Watch the full episode to get an intimate look at how MOD Pizza is changing the game, from its product to its people.