DOMINO’S INVITES BALLYMENA TO JOIN THE PARTY FOR RELOCATION

MAYOR TO OFFICIALLY OPEN NEW STORE AND FAMILY FUN DAY



This Saturday [July 26, 2014], local pizza delivery expert, Domino’s will celebrate the official opening of its new Ballymena store. The event kicks off with the Mayor of Ballymena, Councillor Audrey Wales, officially opening the store and family fun day.

After ten successful years on the Cushendall Road, the popular Ballymena store has relocated to a new to a larger site at 1 Smithfield Place. The 3,000 square-foot store features seated areas for customers looking to eat in, plus complimentary WiFi. The interior design and store fit has been completed by local company McNicholl Hughes. The new store has created more than 25 new local jobs.

At 11am, the Mayor of Ballymena, Councillor Audrey Wales, will officially open the store. From 12 noon, the family activities will begin including face painters, balloon modelling and a bouncy castle, all to the carnival style tune of a samba band. Pizza slices and a host of mouth-watering deals will also be available on the day.

Mark Weiniger, franchisee of Domino’s in Ballymena, said: “As a local business, we’re looking forward to celebrating our new store with pizza lovers in Ballymena. We’ve been in the town for 10 years and we are looking forward to sharing the celebrations with customers at our fantastic new store in Smithfield Place. It will be an honour to have the Mayor officially open our doors for us and we can’t wait to get our pizza party started on Saturday!”

Grab a slice of the action during the celebrations. Visit the store on Saturday at 1 Smithfield Place, Ballymena, BT43 5HB. For more information or to place an order, call them on 02825 659999.


-Ends-



Notes to Editors:
Domino’s Pizza Group plc is the leading player in the fast-growing pizza delivery market and holds the exclusive master franchise to own, operate and franchise Domino’s Pizza stores in the UK, Republic of Ireland, Germany, Switzerland, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg. The first UK store opened in Luton in 1985 and the first Irish store opened in 1991. In April 2011, the Group acquired a majority stake in the exclusive master franchise to own, operate and franchise Domino’s Pizza stores in Germany. The minority shareholding in Germany was subsequently acquired in February 2014.  In September 2012, the Group acquired the master franchise for Switzerland, Luxembourg and Liechtenstein and an option to acquire the Master Franchise Agreement in Austria prior to the end of 2014.

As at 30 March 2014, there were 862 stores in the UK, Republic of Ireland, Germany and Switzerland. Of these, 666 stores are in England, 56 are in Scotland, 33 are in Wales, 21 are in Northern Ireland, one is on the Isle of Man, three are mobile units, 48 are in the Republic of Ireland, 24 are in Germany and 10 are in Switzerland.

Founded in 1960, Domino’s Pizza is one of the world’s leading pizza delivery brands. Through its primarily franchised system, Domino’s Pizza operates a global network of almost 10,900 Domino’s Pizza stores in over 70 international markets. Domino’s Pizza has a singular focus – the home delivery of pizza, freshly made to order with high quality ingredients.

Customers in the UK can order online at www.dominos.co.uk, in the Republic of Ireland at www.dominos.ie, in Germany at www.dominos.de and in Switzerland at www.dominos.ch. In addition, mobile customers can order by downloading Domino’s free iPhone, iPad and Android apps.

For more information, please contact:
The Domino’s Pizza Press Office
Domino’s Pizza Group Ltd
Tel: 01908 580 731
E: pr@dominos.co.uk