Photo Release -- Pizza Inn Adds Garlic Bread Crust Pizza To Its Menu

THE COLONY, Texas, Sept. 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Inspired by the great, savory flavors of fresh garlic bread and the heartiness of a deep pan pizza, Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PZZI) introduced its newest limited-time offer today – Garlic Bread Crust Pizza.
Garlic Bread Crust Pizza

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Seasoned with Italian garlic and herb butter throughout a deep dish pan crust, Garlic Bread Crust Pizzas are available with a choice of toppings from meats to fresh vegetables, or as one of Pizza Inn's specialty pizzas, and is available at participating Pizza Inn buffets and takeout/delivery locations as a limited-time offer now through November 25th.

Pizza Inn Chef Andy Wittman, who created the pizza, spent the last year perfecting the recipe and believes it will be a big hit with fans.

"In taste tests, Garlic Bread Crust Pizza was an instant hit. We believe customers will love the ultimate combination of garlic bread and hearty deep dish pizza; it's the best of both worlds," said Wittman.

Guests can order a medium or a large Garlic Bread Crust Pizza, for takeout or delivery, and it is also being made available on the buffet along with other Pizza Inn favorites. Pricing and participation may vary.

With approximately 300 restaurants, Pizza Inn has served traditional pizza, pasta, sandwiches and desserts for 54 years.

About Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc.:

Headquartered in the Dallas suburb of The Colony, TX, Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc., is an owner, franchisor and supplier of a system of restaurants operating domestically and internationally under the trademarks "Pizza Inn" and "Pie Five Pizza Co."  Pizza Inn, recognized as one of the top three pizza chains in Nation's Restaurant News Consumer Restaurant Picks, is an international pizza chain featuring traditional and specialty pizzas, as well as freshly made pastas, sandwiches, and desserts. Pie Five Pizza Co., recognized as a 2012 Hot Concepts! Award winner by Nation's Restaurant News, is a new fast-casual concept offering individual pizzas made to order and cooked in less than five minutes. Founded in 1958, publicly traded Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PZZI) franchises approximately 300 restaurants and directly owns and operates 11 restaurants. For more information, please visit the company's website ( www.pizzainn.com ), Facebook fan page (facebook.com/pizzainn), or follow Pizza Inn on Twitter (twitter.com/PizzaInn_Inc).

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