FORT LAUDERDALE, FL—(Marketwired – February 05, 2018) – (NYSE: BBX) (OTCQX: BBXTB) BBX Capital Corporation today announced that the grand opening celebration of its newest MOD Pizza (“MOD”) location will begin at 12 pm on Tuesday, February 6th, at 2702 N. University Drive, in The Walk, in Coral Springs, Florida.
BBX Capital is the exclusive franchisee for the MOD Pizza brand in the state of Florida.
In celebration of the store's grand opening, MOD will be offering a free artisan–style pizza to the first 52 guests that attend. After that, 100% of all pizza sales on opening day will be donated to the Coral Springs Museum of Art*.
“MOD offers consumers an authentic, affordable and fast dining experience,” said Jarett Levan, President of BBX Capital. “We are very pleased to open MOD Pizza in Coral Springs, our second location in Broward County, and to introduce the community to our artisan–style pizzas, 30+ toppings, one price, and the superfast MOD experience.”
MOD's individual, artisan–style pizzas are made on demand using fresh–pressed dough and signature sauces. Customers create their own pizzas and salads using any combination of over 30 featured toppings, or they can choose from a menu of MOD classics. The price always remains the same — $7.97 — regardless of the number of toppings. Pizzas are hand–cooked in an 800–degree oven in just minutes and salads are individually hand–tossed for each customer. The menu is rounded out with handspun milkshakes, house–made lemonades and iced teas, and local craft beers and wine. Hours of operation will be Monday through Sunday from 10:30am to 10:00pm.
* The Coral Springs Museum of Art's mission is to create a stimulating and enjoyable educational visual arts experience for the South Florida community, exhibiting diverse Florida, national and international artists. For further information, please see visit coralspringsmuseum.org
About MOD Super–Fast Pizza Holdings, LLC:
MOD Pizza is a pioneer of the fast–casual pizza segment, founded in Seattle in 2008 by entrepreneur husband and wife team Scott and Ally Svenson. MOD's individual artisan–style pizzas are made on demand, allowing customers to create their own pizzas and salads, using fresh–pressed dough, signature sauces and over 30 toppings, all for one incredible price. With more than 300 locations system–wide across 27 states and the United Kingdom, MOD is committed to creating not only a cool place to eat, but an inspired place to work. The company was recently recognized as the number one mid–sized restaurant chain in the US in the October 2017 Fishbowl Buzz Brands Report, named as the most loved pizza brand by Foodable Network in its May 2017 Most Loved Brands Report, has been ranked as America's fastest growing chain restaurant by Technomic, earned a spot on the Inc. 500 list, and was recognized by Fortune as one of the “20 Best Workplaces in Retail,” a “Best Workplace for Women,” a “Best Workplace for Millennials,” and a “Best Workplace for Diversity.” For more information, please visit www.modpizza.com or connect with the brand via Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
BBX Capital is the exclusive franchisee for the MOD Pizza brand in the state of Florida and has signed an agreement to develop up to 60 MOD locations throughout the state over the next six years. In 2017, BBX Capital opened MOD locations in Parkland and Jacksonville, and has plans to open in Kendall in the first quarter of 2018.
About BBX Capital:
BBX Capital Corporation (NYSE: BBX) (OTCQX: BBXTB), is a diversified holding company whose activities include its MOD Pizza franchises, its approximate 90 percent ownership interest in Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE: BXG) as well as its Real Estate and Middle Market Divisions. For more information, please visit www.BBXCapital.com.