Fireaway pizza chain wins coveted PAPA award
Fireaway was recognised as the ‘Rising Star Pizza Chain of the Year’ at this year’s PAPA Awards, having previously won the award for ‘Best Small Pizza Chain’ in 2019,
“The UK’s fastest growing pizza chain” has come a long way since then and is now set to launch its landmark 100th restaurant by early 2022.
With 90 stores currently established, a Fireaway spokesperson told FtLion: “We’re honoured to have been recognised by the PAPA Awards for our hard work over the last year.
“Despite the challenges of the pandemic we’ve been able to continue our expansion and make an impact in the market.”
Run by the Pizza, Pasta and Italian Food Association, the PAPA awards recognise those in the hospitality and retail sectors for providing quality Italian food.
A PAPA Awards spokesperson said: “We have introduced this category for 2021 in order to recognise some of the newer chains that are beginning to have real impact across the market.”