Our Story

Message from the President

Welcome! It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to our Gino's Pizza website. Here, you will find an overview of our operations and I hope the answers to any questions you may have about our company. I am sure that you will notice the diversity of our value-added products as well as the entrepreneurial spirit of our people, a direct result of the importance we give to the human factor within our organization. Make yourself at home and feel free to contact us if you require any additional information. Buon Appetito! Chef Gino

Our story ...

  • The Beginning 1981

    First location was opened up in the Hopedale Mall, Oakville, ON.

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  • 241 Pizza 1997

    Gino’s Pizza sold co-company 241 Pizza to Afton Food Group at 140 units in Ontario.

  • Panino 1998

    Hot Italian Sandwiches (Panino) were Introduced at a number of locations.

  • World Record 1998

    Achieved World’s longest pizza at our location at 160 University Ave, Waterloo, Ontario. The pizza measured in at a record 176 feet, 2 inches!

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  • World Record 1999

    Achieved World’s longest pizza at our location at 860 Chemong Rd, Peterborough, Ontario. The pizza measured in at 217 feet, 10 inches!

  • Gourmet Toppings 2003

    Exclusive gourmet toppings introduced

  • Call Centre 2007

    Centralized call centre established

  • Rebrand 2007

    Gino's Pizza gets a brand makeover!

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  • Soccer! 2007

    Gino's Sponsors Soccer clubs throughout Ontario

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  • 60+ Locations 2008

    60 locations established in Ontario!

  • New Logo 2009

    Established NEW Gino's Pizza logo!

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  • Distribution 2010

    Warehouse distribution centre established. A fleet of branded trucks deliver food and supplies from our distribution centre to the restaurants.

  • Slice and Dice 2010

    Slice and Dice campaign launched! customers have a chance to WIN instant prizes. The grand prize being PIZZA FOR LIFE.

  • Maple Leafs 2011

    Partnered up with Toronto Maple Leafs, Luke Schenn as he delivered a pizza order for a very lucky customer

  • 30 Years 2011

    Gino’s Pizza celebrates its 30th anniversary!

  • Panzerotto & Wing Machine 2011

    Acquired Panzerotto Pizza and Wing Machine

  • MADD Canada 2011

    Partner with MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) and raised $10,000

  • MADD Canada 2012

    Continued Partnership with MADD and raised $25,000

  • 100+ Locations 2013

    100 locations established in Ontario!