NPC International, Inc. (Nasdaq:NPCI):

January Comparable Store Sales +1.4%:

  • Dine-in restaurants: +2.0%
  • Delivery: -.8%
  • Re-imaged restaurants accounted for +2.0% comparable store sales growth

NPC International, Inc. (Nasdaq:NPCI) yesterday reported comparable store sales growth of 1.4% for the five weeks ended January 30, 2001.

Fifty-four restaurants re-imaged in the last eighteen months accounted for 2.0% comparable store sales growth during the period. The favorable impact of this program is primarily reflected in the Company’s dine-in restaurants, which recorded January comparable store sales growth of 2.0%. The Company’s delivery units recorded a comparable store sales decline of -.8%.

NPC International, Inc. is the world’s largest Pizza Hut franchisee and currently operates 836 Pizza Hut restaurants and delivery kitchens in 27 states.