Some Unknown Facts About Domino's Pizza That will Amaze You

Niharika Kalyankar Niharika Kalyankar
Sep 4, 2021 4 min read
Some Unknown Facts About Domino's Pizza That will Amaze You

Domino's Pizza Inc is an American multinational pizza restaurant chain founded in 1960. Today Domino's Pizza is the second-largest pizza chain in the world and serves in 90 countries.

Domino's Pizza is known for its superior taste and quality all over the world. The tangy pizza sauce and its cheesiest crust make people crave a sizzling hot pizza. Here are 15 super fun facts about Domino's Pizza.

Domino's was originally called "Dominick"
Million Ways!
Free Pizza- A dream come true
Vegan Pizza
Pepperoni- What's that?
In the mountains
To the moon and back
No Pizza Today
30 Minutes Pizza Delivery is equal to Danger
Domino's made a fully automated pizza delivery robot
The Love story
FAQ

Domino's Interesting Facts

Domino's was originally called "Dominick"

Domino's logo
Domino's logo

The chain was initially called "Dominick's" Β after the founder Tom Monaghan and his sibling bought the ordinarily existing pizza shop in 1960 in Ypsilanti, Michigan. The first Domino's Pizza store was opened on December 9, 1960.

Monaghan soon expanded the mini-chain by setting up two more pizzerias, besides the existing one in the country.


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Million Ways!

There are more than 34 million distinct ways to make a simple Domino's pizza. Domino's double-cross World's Fastest Pizza Maker Werner Lomker can make three enormous pizzas in 47.56 seconds.

Free Pizza- A dream come true

In March 2009, a glitch in code implied that around 11,000 pizzas were given out free of charge to buyers in Ohio and Kentucky.

Vegan Pizza

In 2013, a primary vegan domino's pizza was made in Israel utilizing soy-based cheddar cheese for the gooey garnish.

Pepperoni- What's that?

There wasn't a word for a pepperoni in the Japanese language when the major Domino's store was opened in 1985. So Domino's had to create a word for pepperoni.

In the mountains

The most exceptional Domino's pizza transport administration in Latin America is in Quito, Ecuador found 8,000 feet (2,438 meters) above ocean level. Quito in Ecuador is the most unusual city where pizzas are delivered. It is home to over a million individuals Β 8,000 feet situated in the Andes Mountains.

To the moon and back

Did you know that Pizza Delivery is equal to travelling to the moon? There is a great deal of driving associated with moving pizzas. But you might be wondering to what extent? It's just about as much as making 41 excursions to the moon each week. And that is just in the USA.

No Pizza Today

Although it seems impossible, not getting any pizza orders would surely be a nightmare for Domino's. But there was a day on which not even one order came to Domino's! It was the day when the American football running back OJ Simpson was given a verdict.

30 Minutes Pizza Delivery is equal to Danger

The 30 minutes delivery or free guarantee was dropped by Domino's because the pressure of quick transport caused numerous mishaps to the delivery workers.

Domino's made a fully automated pizza delivery robot

The robot was named "DRU." In 2016, Domino's presented a fully automated pizza transport vehicle to the world. Called 'DRU' (Domino's Robotic Unit), the little robot initially became animated in New Zealand and is a low-controlled broiler on wheels.

The Love story

The first delivery of Domino's turned out to be romantic for the founder, Monaghan. He fell in love with the receptionist and married her shortly after that.

FAQ

Who is the founder of Domino's?

Tom Monaghan and James Monaghan founded Domino's in 1960.

What was the early name of Domino's?

Domino's was originally called DomiNick's.

Where was the first Domino's store?

The story of Domino's began in 1960 by Tom and James Monaghan. They opened the first β€œDomiNick's” store in Michigan, USA.

What is the revenue of Domino's?

The revenue of Domino's is 411.7 crores USD in 2020.

Who is the owner of Domino's?

Bain Capital, Inc. owns Domino's, as Domino's sold 93 percent of the company to Bain Capital, Inc.

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