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Pie Five Pizza Co. Kicks Off 2017 in East Texas with New Opening in Lufkin
The fast casual pizza trailblazer expands Texas footprint to 22 locations

DALLAS, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Pie Five Pizza Co., the fast casual pizza innovator known for its artisan pizzas baked in 140 seconds, is opening its first location in Lufkin, TX at 4415 South Medford Dr. on Friday, January 20! Just a five-minute drive from the Lufkin Mall and open every day from 11a.m. to 10 p.m., Lufkin residents are welcome to stop by anytime for a delicious, chef-inspired pizza made from a selection of more than 28 fresh toppings, seven savory sauces and four made-from-scratch crusts.

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Pie Five Franchisee, Nathan K. Cage, is thrilled to bring Pie Five's fast and unique model to the Lufkin area.

"We immediately fell in love with the Pie Five concept for its speedy service, fresh ingredients and great value," said Cage. "I'm proud to bring the future of pizza to East Texas."  

To celebrate the grand opening, the restaurant will be donating a percentage of proceeds to the Texas Chapter of the Lupus Foundation of America, an organization devoted to researching and investigating lupus with the hopes of solving the unpredictable and devastating disease. It also offers support to those living with the condition. For more information, visit

With nearly 100 locations nationwide, Pie Five's fast casual concept allows guests to create their own personalized pizza in just five-minutes or less from start to finish. Pizza aficionados can choose from a wide selection of crusts, sauces and fresh ingredients, allowing for a new flavor profile each visit. 

Guests can also enjoy one of Pie Five's 10 signature pizzas, each created and taste-tested to perfection by the inventor of stuffed-crust pizza herself, Patty Scheibmeir. A basket of warm Garlic Butter Breadstix, a freshly-tossed salad or an ultimate brownie make the perfect addition to any order.

For more information on Pie Five's locations in Texas, please visit the Pie Five location finder. Connect with Pie Five on FacebookInstagram and Twitter. Join the Circle of Crust to earn points for every purchase of pizza or large salad. Circle of Crust members even get a free pizza on their half birthday! 

Dallas-based Pie Five Pizza Co. is a subsidiary of RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: RAVE). RAVE owns, franchises and supplies more than 300 Pie Five and Pizza Inn restaurants operating domestically and internationally. Pie Five Pizza Co. is the leading brand in the rapidly growing fast-casual pizza space, offering individual handcrafted pizzas with fresh ingredients made to order in less than five minutes. Named among Fast Casual's Top "Movers & Shakers" for three consecutive years, 2015 "Best Franchise Deal" by QSR Magazine, 2012 Hot Concepts winner by Nation's Restaurant News and one of "10 Hot New Restaurant Chains from Established Brands" by, the company currently has 99 locations in 23 states and the District of Columbia. For more information, please visit

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