Louisiana Based Pizza Chain Partners with Leading Foodservice Cloud Platform to Modernize Supply Chain Management
CHICAGO – March 29, 2023 - ArrowStream, Inc. (“ArrowStream”), the leading foodservice cloud platform for supply chain intelligence, welcomes Johnny’s Pizza House (“Johnny’s”) to its network of over 275 chain operators across 100,000 restaurant locations, 1,300 distribution locations, and 10,000 manufacturers.
Johnny’s is a 42-unit Louisiana based pizza chain that prides themselves in providing quality pizza to their customers while also supporting their employees and local community. ArrowStream Central will be deployed to digitize Johnny’s supply chain processes and enable them to focus on growth and continued product quality.
“We run a lean supply chain team where every minute counts in today’s environment,” said Toby Paxton, Director of Purchasing at Johnny’s. “When we saw what ArrowStream’s platform could do and how it would transform our supply chain, it was a must have. It will enable us to minimize supply chain disruptions, drive better supplier contracts, and control costs. As a growing brand, we need a solution like this to take the guesswork out of our daily supply chain decisions.”
By partnering with ArrowStream, Johnny’s now has immediate access to important risk mitigation data. Inventory alerts driven by predictive analytics reduce the risk of stock-outs, shortages, and product supply disruptions, while continuing to enhance existing partnerships through more real-time communication that improves service and reduces product spend.
“It’s great to see emerging brands like Johnny’s join the ArrowStream network,” said Marc Larson, VP of Sales at ArrowStream. “Johnny’s immediately saw how ArrowStream will help them establish a supply chain foundation built on technology, supply chain expertise, and partnerships. Our goal is to always provide supply chain intelligence which drives better collaboration with a customer’s distributors and supplier partners. As Johnny’s continues to expand, they get to participate in a purpose-built solution built for foodservice.”
Johnny’s is the latest foodservice operator to partner with ArrowStream, joining a growing list of customers, including Noodles & Company, Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken, and Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux, among others. ArrowStream’s solutions are developed specifically for the foodservice industry to help its operator customers evolve their supply chain team’s capabilities with a digital supply chain that enables them to manage food costs and ensure end-to-end visibility.
For foodservice operators who want to learn more, contact ArrowStream’s expert team for a one-on-one consultation.
ArrowStream, a Buyers Edge company, is the leading foodservice cloud platform for supply chain intelligence, with over 1,300 distribution locations, 10,000 manufacturers, and 275 leading brands across 100,000 restaurant locations tightly integrated into a single global network of applications and industry data. ArrowStream provides unparalleled levels of transparency, control, and actionable insight to mitigate risks, streamline operations, protect the brand, and optimize profitability. Find out more at www.arrowstream.com.
About Johnny’s Pizza House
Founded by Johnny Huntsman in 1967 in Monroe, LA, His first restaurant was housed in a small, rented building with only three parking spaces. Johnny’s Pizza House has since grown to 42 locations across Louisiana, Mississippi and Arkansas. Johnny’s stands out from competitors with fresh ingredients prepared daily, from pizza dough to the vegetables and meats that are loaded onto its pizzas.
Joe Ferrell: JFerrell@ArrowStream.com