Global momentum drives strong Q4 results for Domino’s
|One of the world’s largest pizza chains, Domino’s, has announced strong results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2011, each ended 1 January 2012.Domestic same store sales grew 6.8 per cent during the fourth quarter versus the year-ago period, and 3.5 per cent for the full year, indicating sustained improvement in the company’s domestic business.
Domino’s international business also posted strong results with same store sales growth of 4.7 per cent for the quarter, and 6.8 per cent for the full year. This quarter marked the 72nd quarter of consecutive quarterly same store sales growth.
As of the fourth quarter of 2011, through its primarily locally-owned and operated franchised system, Domino’s operated a network of 9,742 franchised and Company-owned stores in the United States and over 70 international markets.
During the fourth quarter of 2011, Domino’s had global retail sales of nearly US$2.2 billion, comprised of nearly US$1.1 billion domestically and over US$1.1 billion internationally.