The American Pizza Community (APC) is the independent voice of the pizza industry made up of the nation’s largest pizza companies, regional chains, small business franchise owners, suppliers and vendors.
The coalition works together to advocate for policies that impact pizza companies and operators of all sizes such as reasonable menu labeling information, fiar wages and labor policies, tax reform and broader business policies.
Collectively, the American pizza community employs more than 1 million people.
Benefits of Joining the APC
Be a part of a collective effort with a sole focus on pizza and the policies, legislation and regulations affecting our industry, our restaurants, our store owners and operators.
Let your voice be heard. Participate in our annual legislative fly-in in Washington, DC and discuss our legislative and regualtory concerns directly with Members of Congress and their staff.
Network. Exposure to fellow pizza companies, franchisees, owners and operators to share industry insight and network within the community.
Promote pizza. Help promote the goodness of pizza as a food product – separate and different from fast food – collectively as an industry.
Elevate your brand. Increase your brand through APC exposure on website, in press releases and media outreach.
Highlight entrepreneurialism. Showcase small business and entrepreneurial nature of pizza industry through franchisee profiles on website.
Attend annual meeting where legislative and regualtory priorities are discussed with colleagues in the industry.
Participate in regular APC confernece calls and/or meetings where policies and engagement is discussed.
Stay informed!Receive frequent coalition updates, quarterly newsletter and reports
Get active! Opportunity to be engaged on a more active basis, including participation in smaller Working Groups.
Join APC Today!