Ledo Pizza Brings Iconic Square Pizza to Chambersburg, PA

CHAMBERSBURG, Penn. (July 26, 2021) – Ledo Pizza is making its highly anticipated return to the Keystone State!

Chambersburg, PA Store

That’s right. Ledo Pizza just opened its first Chambersburg restaurant, located right off Route 81 at 1300 Lincoln Way E.! Now, the Chambersburg community can enjoy Ledo Pizza’s fresh, high-quality pizza, soup, pasta, calzones, and more for both lunch and dinner.

“As someone whose family has been doing business in Franklin County for almost 35 years, I’m so excited to continue to be part of this great community,” said Franchisee Josh VerStandig. “This is an exciting grand opening for everyone at Ledo Pizza because it marks the brand’s only location in Pennsylvania! Ledo Pizza shares the same family-centered, honest, hardworking values as Chambersburg and Franklin County, making it a perfect match. We’re excited to be open and look forward to showing this vibrant community what Ledo Pizza is all about.”

Chambersburg’s new Ledo Pizza is open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Chambersburg’s first Ledo Pizza marks the first and currently the only location in Pennsylvania.

At Ledo Pizza, every pizza is rolled to order with fresh handmade dough topped with high-quality ingredients, like its famous thick pepperoni and fresh sausage. The menu also features freshly baked subs, lasagna, spaghetti, jumbo wings, soup, salad, and breadsticks. To learn more about Ledo Pizza, visit ledopizza.com.

About Ledo Pizza: Founded in 1955 in the suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Ledo Pizza is a regional pizza franchise that is dedicated to offering a fresh, affordable menu served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Frequently awarded “Best Pizza” recognition in communities across the U.S., Ledo Pizza currently has more than 100 locally owned locations in seven states with multiple new restaurants in the pipeline. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement and the brand is a proud partner of the Baltimore Ravens. Ledo Pizza is also the Official Pizza of the Maryland Terrapins. For more information, visit ledopizza.com and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Ledo Pizza Brings Iconic Menu Back to Rockville Pike

ROCKVILLE, Md. (June 24, 2021) – Ledo Pizza fans in Rockville … Get ready to celebrate because the popular pizza brand is back and better than ever!

After briefly closing for several months, Ledo Pizza reopened today at 1319H Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852 under New Ownership. Longtime Ledo Pizza franchisees Sam and Jigar Sheth, owners of Ledo Pizza in Wheaton, signed on to expand their Maryland portfolio and operate the Rockville Pike location.

“My brother and I’s parents immigrated here from India to build their own version of the American dream,” Sam Sheth said. “In 1997, our parents opened a Ledo Pizza franchise location in Wheaton, Maryland. Our first jobs were working in that restaurant. When our parents retired, Jigar and I took over as operators. Ledo Pizza has always been a family favorite in our household, so now we’re very excited to open a second location in Rockville and bring Ledo Pizza’s delicious menu to our beloved community of Montgomery County.”

In addition to reopening in Rockville, Ledo Pizza is continuing to drive development across its home state with the recent execution of two new area development agreements. The brand added locations in LaVale and Woodmore to its pipeline, with the next restaurant expected to open in early July.

“Over the past 66 years, Ledo Pizza has become a staple in Maryland, and we are thrilled to expand our presence within this great state we call home,” said Ledo Pizza CEO Jamie Beall. “Ledo Pizza is a best-in-class brand with staying power, and existing franchisees are eager to grow with us. I can’t wait to see what’s in store for our brand as we continue to drive expansion efforts.”

At Ledo Pizza, every pizza is rolled to order with fresh handmade dough topped with high-quality ingredients, like its famous thick pepperoni and fresh sausage. The menu also features freshly baked subs, lasagna, spaghetti, jumbo wings, soup, salad, and breadsticks. To learn more about Ledo Pizza, visit ledopizza.com.

About Ledo Pizza: Founded in 1955 in the suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Ledo Pizza is a regional pizza franchise that is dedicated to offering a fresh, affordable menu served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Frequently awarded “Best Pizza” recognition in communities across the U.S., Ledo Pizza currently has more than 100 locally owned locations in seven states with multiple new restaurants in the pipeline. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement and the brand is a proud partner of the Baltimore Ravens. Ledo Pizza is also the Official Pizza of the Maryland Terrapins. For more information, visit ledopizza.com and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Ledo Pizza Named Official Pizza of The Ripken Experience Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, Md. (May 24, 2021) – Ledo Pizza is hitting it out of the park as the new Official Pizza of The Ripken Experience™ Aberdeen!

The popular Maryland-based pizza brand has joined The Ripken Experience™ Aberdeen in its mission to inspire athletes through remarkable experiences “The Ripken Way.” From July 11-16, Ledo Pizza will sponsor a local team from Aberdeen to participate in the Blue Crab Week-Long Experience, an annual baseball tournament that will feature appearances by Bill and Cal Ripken, Jr. To add to the excitement, the lucky sponsored team will receive a free Ledo Pizza party!

“We are huge baseball fans and couldn’t be more thrilled to be the Official Pizza of The Ripken Experience™ Aberdeen,” said Ledo Pizza President Jamie Beall. “We were searching for additional ways to get involved throughout the community, so we were super excited when we came across this opportunity. We can’t wait to cheer on all of the teams that will be participating in the fun annual tournament!”

At Ledo Pizza, every pizza is rolled to order with fresh handmade dough topped with high-quality ingredients, like its famous thick pepperoni that is cut onsite daily. The menu also features freshly baked subs, lasagna, spaghetti, jumbo wings, soup, salad, and breadsticks. To learn more about Ledo Pizza, visit ledopizza.com.

About Ledo Pizza: Founded in 1955 in the suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Ledo Pizza is a regional pizza franchise that is dedicated to offering a fresh, affordable menu served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Frequently awarded “Best Pizza” recognition in communities across the U.S., Ledo Pizza currently has more than 100 locally owned locations in seven states with multiple new restaurants in the pipeline. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement and the brand is a proud partner of the Baltimore Ravens. Ledo Pizza is also the Official Pizza of the Maryland Terrapins. For more information, visit ledopizza.com and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

About The Ripken Experience™ Aberdeen: Founded in 2002, The Ripken Experience™ Aberdeen is a state-of-the-art baseball facility that brings teammates, coaches and families, together through its Big-League Tournament Experiences. Built-in the hometown of Bill and Cal Ripken, Jr., The Ripken Experience™ Aberdeen features replica fields of some of the most notable MLB ballparks, including Cal Sr.’s Yard, a two-thirds scale replica of Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Hosting over 1,500 teams and 20,000 participants annually, The Ripken Experience™ Aberdeen creates countless memories on and off the field for the entire family. Ripken Baseball’s other youth sports destinations include The Ripken Experience™ Myrtle Beach (South Carolina), The Ripken Experience™ Pigeon Forge (Tennessee), and The Ripken Experience™ at Walt Disney World® Resort (Florida).

Ledo Pizza is Giving Away the Ultimate Celebration This National Pizza Party Day

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (May 17, 2021) – This National Pizza Party Day, one lucky individual is going to be the coolest kid on the block, thanks to Ledo Pizza!

On Friday, May 21, the Maryland-based pizza brand is celebrating National Pizza Party Day by giving away the ultimate pizza party – a neighborhood block party!

Valued at over $400, one lucky winner will claim a $250 Ledo Pizza gift card, one Ledo Pizza branded grill, one Ledo Pizza branded cooler and two Ledo Pizza branded camping chairs to enjoy warmer weather at a block party. To enter to win, all fans have to do is visit LedoPizza.com from May 17-21. Then, once someone is selected at random, Ledo Pizza will announce the winner on May 24.

In addition to the special giveaway, guests who order Ledo Pizza online on May 21 will receive a special gift that can be redeemed after National Pizza Party Day!

WHAT:          Ledo Pizza is giving away items to host the perfect neighborhood block party in honor of National Pizza Party Day.

WHEN:         Fans can enter to win from May 17 at 10 a.m. EDT to  May 21 at 10 p.m. EDT.

WHERE:       To enter to win, visit LedoPizza.com.

“Spring has finally arrived, and what better way to celebrate the warmer weather than with friends during a neighborhood block party?” said Ledo Pizza President Jamie Beall. “Nobody throws a pizza party better than Ledo, so this National Pizza Party Day, we wanted to go big for our guests. We’re giving them an opportunity to bring their neighborhood together for an unforgettable pizza-filled block party! Plus, we’re giving away thank-you coupons for guest that order on May 21 via our online ordering system … it doesn’t get much better than that.”

At Ledo Pizza, every pizza is rolled to order with fresh handmade dough topped with high-quality ingredients, like its famous thick pepperoni that is cut onsite daily. The menu also features freshly baked subs, lasagna, spaghetti, jumbo wings, soup, salad and breadsticks. To learn more about Ledo Pizza, visit ledopizza.com.

About Ledo Pizza; Founded in 1955 in the suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Ledo Pizza is a regional pizza franchise that is dedicated to offering a fresh, affordable menu served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Frequently awarded “Best Pizza” recognition in communities across the U.S., Ledo Pizza currently has more than 100 locally owned locations in seven states with multiple new restaurants in the pipeline. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement and the brand is a proud partner of the Baltimore Ravens. Ledo Pizza is also the Official Pizza of the Maryland Terrapins. For more information, visit ledopizza.com and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan Announces ‘FREE PIZZA 4 VACCINES’ at Ledo Pizza

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (May 13, 2021) – You’re going to want to hold on tight to your COVID-19 vaccination card because Ledo Pizza is giving away FREE pizza to everyone that has completed their first dose of the vaccine in its home state of Maryland during the months of May and June.

May 13 through June 30, or until 10,000 free pizzas have been given away, all Ledo Pizza locations throughout Maryland will give one free eight-inch Cheese Pizza to participants who have received at least one of their two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

All you have to do is visit Ledo4Vaccines.com, fill out the necessary information, and Ledo will send you a coupon for your free pizza via text within 24 hours. The coupon will be valid for online orders only and must be redeemed within seven days of receiving it.

Equally as excited about celebrating everyone that’s getting vaccinated in Maryland, Governor Larry Hogan is set to announce Ledo Pizza’s FREE PIZZA 4 VACCINES promotion tomorrow, May 13 at 12:20 p.m. The announcement will take place at Oxon Hill’s Ledo Pizza, located at 6017 Oxon Hill Road.

What: Ledo Pizza is giving away one FREE eight-inch Cheese Pizza to Maryland residents that have gotten their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine during May and June.

When: May 13 through June 30, or until Ledo gives away 10,000 free pizzas.

Where: Valid at most Ledo Pizza locations in Maryland. To find the restaurant nearest you, visit locations.ledopizza.com.

How:  Visit Ledo4Vaccines.com, fill out the necessary information, and Ledo will send you a coupon for your free pizza via text within 24 hours.

At Ledo Pizza, every pizza is rolled to order with fresh handmade dough topped with high-quality ingredients, like its famous thick pepperoni that is cut onsite daily. The menu also features freshly baked subs, lasagna, spaghetti, jumbo wings, soup, salad, and breadsticks. To learn more about Ledo Pizza, visit ledopizza.com.

About Ledo Pizza; Founded in 1955 in the suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Ledo Pizza is a regional pizza franchise that is dedicated to offering a fresh, affordable menu served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Frequently awarded “Best Pizza” recognition in communities across the U.S., Ledo Pizza currently has more than 100 locally owned locations in seven states with multiple new restaurants in the pipeline. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement and the brand is a proud partner of the Baltimore Ravens. Ledo Pizza is also the Official Pizza of the Maryland Terrapins. For more information, visit ledopizza.com and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

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Say Aloha to Ledo Pizza’s New Spring Menu Items

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (March 29, 2021) – Spring is in the air and Ledo Pizza is celebrating the warmer weather with the rollout of a new seasonal menu!

Featuring a debut partnership with King’s Hawaiian, Ledo Pizza’s new spring sandwiches embrace tangy flavors and sweet rolls. Beginning March 30, guests can sink their teeth into these indulgent new sandwiches, all served on a toasted King’s Hawaiian four-inch sandwich bun:

  • The Buffalo Chicken ($6.99) – Crispy chicken tossed in buffalo sauce and topped with sliced pickles. Served with choice of blue cheese or ranch dressing on the side.
  • Chicken Caprese ($6.99) – Grilled chicken breast, sliced tomato, fresh basil, smoked provolone cheese, and garlic herb aioli.
  • Aioli Grilled Chicken ($6.99) – Grilled chicken breast, smoked provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, and garlic herb aioli.
  • American Steak and Cheese ($5.99) – Ledo steak, smoked provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayo.
  • Classic Grilled Ham and Cheese ($5.99) – Grilled ham, melted American cheese, and garlic herb aioli.

“We are thrilled to be partnering with King’s Hawaiian to introduce these innovative sandwiches,” said Ledo Pizza President Jamie Beall. “With the change in season, we wanted to highlight new flavors and give our guests the ultimate menu to choose from. We look forward to seeing what everyone thinks of our tasty new offerings.”

In addition to the new sandwich lineup, Ledo Pizza is bringing back its fan-favorite Cannonball Pizza, made with Ledo sauce, smoked provolone cheese and a half meatball on every slice, garnished with Parmesan and fresh basil. On top of the Cannonball, Ledo Pizza is adding a variety of new menu items including:

  • Ledo Chicken Bacon Ranch – A base of tangy ranch dressing topped with grilled chicken, pre-cooked bacon, and smoked provolone cheese.
  • Ledo Chopped Salad – Thick-cut pepperoni, smoked provolone cheese, grape tomatoes, red onion, banana peppers, and chopped romaine tossed in Italian vinaigrette. Served with crispy garlic wedges. Additionally, guests can upgrade their salads with smoked provolone, grilled chicken breast, crispy chicken or crunchy bacon.
  • Five Cheese Tortellini – Tricolor tortellini filled with five cheeses and tossed in Ledo sauce.
  • Chicken and Five Cheese Tortellini ­– Tender grilled chicken breast, spinach and tricolor five cheese tortellini tossed in Alfredo sauce.

At Ledo Pizza, every pizza is rolled to order with fresh handmade dough topped with high-quality ingredients, like its famous thick pepperoni that is cut onsite daily. The menu also features freshly baked subs, lasagna, spaghetti, jumbo wings, soup, salad and breadsticks. To learn more about Ledo Pizza, visit ledopizza.com.

About Ledo Pizza: Founded in 1955 in the suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Ledo Pizza is a regional pizza franchise that is dedicated to offering a fresh, affordable menu served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Frequently awarded “Best Pizza” recognition in communities across the U.S., Ledo Pizza currently has more than 100 locally owned locations in seven states with multiple new restaurants in the pipeline. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement and the brand is a proud partner of the Baltimore Ravens. Ledo Pizza is also the Official Pizza of the Maryland Terrapins. For more information, visit ledopizza.com and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Ledo Pizza Launches ‘Pizzas for the Frontline’ to Feed Medical Professionals and First Responders

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (April 8, 2020) – In response to these unprecedented times, Ledo Pizza has launched its “Pizzas for the Frontline” initiative to donate meals to medical and first responder facilities.

Now through May 31, anyone interested in making a donation to local heroes on the frontlines can do so through pizzasforthefrontline.com. 100% of all donations to Pizzas for the Frontline will go directly towards sending Pizza Parties – pizzas, calzones, and salads – to medical and first responder facilities.

Ledo Pizza will donate Pizza Parties to new facilities each week. To nominate a local medical or first responder facility, visit pizzasforthefrontline.com.

“We want to do what we can to support the brave men and women that are working on the frontlines during this pandemic,” said Ledo Pizza President Jamie Beall. “With help from Ledo Pizza fans and partners like Ironmark and Advanced Radiology, we have the ability to say, ‘thank you’ by giving back to these heroes.”

In an abundance of caution, Ledo Pizza is currently offering contactless carryout. To place an online order, visit order.ledopizza.com.

About Ledo Pizza

Founded in 1955 in the suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Ledo Pizza is a regional pizza franchise that is dedicated to offering a fresh, affordable menu served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Frequently awarded “Best Pizza” recognition in communities across the U.S., Ledo Pizza currently has more than 100 locally owned locations in 7 states with multiple new restaurants in the pipeline. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement and the brand is a proud partner of the Virginia Cavaliers and the Baltimore Ravens. Ledo Pizza is also the Official Pizza of the Maryland Terrapins. For more information, visit ledopizza.com and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Two Iconic Maryland Brands – Ledo Pizza & OLD BAY® – Team Up to Offer New Menu Items

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (Feb. 18, 2020) – Ledo Pizza, the popular Maryland-based pizza brand, today announced that it will introduce several new recipes to its menu that incorporate the new limited edition OLD BAY Hot Sauce. Continuing its commitment to menu innovation, Ledo Pizza’s culinary team has crafted four new menu items that showcase the zesty kick of heat that has
quickly won over the hearts (and mouths) of OLD BAY fans.

Beginning Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020 guests will have the opportunity to savor these craveable new offerings:

OLD BAY Hot Sauce Jumbo Wings – Ledo Pizza’s award-winning Jumbo Wings
smothered in OLD BAY Hot Sauce. Served with celery and your choice of Blue Cheese or Ranch Dipping sauces. Available in quantities of 6, 12, 18, 25 or 50.
Price: (6) $8.99 (12) $15.99 (18) $22.99 (25) $28.99 (50) $54.99

The Marylander Salad – Boneless Wings tossed in OLD BAY Hot Sauce served atopcrisp greens, grape tomatoes, smoked Provolone, pre-cooked bacon, and red onions. Price: $9.99

OLD BAY Hot Chicken Pizza – Ledo Pizza’s signature sauce combined with OLD
BAY Hot Sauce topped with Smoked Provolone cheese and grilled chicken.
Price: (8-inch) $9.49, (14-inch) $13.49, (18-inch) $20.49

The Chesapeake Sub – Crispy chicken smothered with OLD BAY Hot Sauce served on a toasted sub roll with OLD BAY hot mayo and sliced pickles.       Price: $8.74

“We are proud of our Maryland roots, just like our friends at OLD BAY,” said Ledo Pizza President Jamie Beall. “OLD BAY is the seasoning of Maryland and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have access to its limited-edition OLD BAY Hot Sauce. It’s not every day that you see two iconic brands team up to create one-of-a-kind menu offerings. Combine the delicious, fresh taste of Ledo Pizza’s dishes with OLD BAY’s distinctive Chesapeake flavor and the result is nothing short of perfection.” These innovative new menu items will only be available for a limited time, so be sure to visit your favorite Ledo Pizza restaurant before it’s too late. To find the location nearest you, visit ledopizza.com. Ledo Pizza is known for its fresh, rectangular pizza and family-friendly service.

Every pizza is rolled to order with fresh handmade dough topped with high-quality ingredients, like its famous thick pepperoni that is cut onsite daily. The menu also features freshly baked subs, lasagna, spaghetti, wings, soup, salad, and breadsticks.

About Ledo Pizza: Founded in 1955 in the suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Ledo Pizza is a regional pizza franchise that is dedicated to offering a fresh, affordable menu
served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Frequently awarded “Best Pizza” recognition in communities across the U.S., Ledo Pizza currently has more than 100 locally owned locations in 7 states with multiple new restaurants in the pipeline. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement and the brand is a proud partner of the Virginia Cavaliers and the Baltimore Ravens.
Ledo Pizza is also the Official Pizza of the Maryland Terrapins. For more information, visit ledopizza.com and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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LEDO PIZZA RANKED A TOP FRANCHISE IN ENTREPRENEUR’S HIGHLY COMPETITIVE 40TH ANNUAL FRANCHISE 500®

Annapolis, Maryland – Ledo Pizza, a regional pizza franchise, recently ranked #337 in the Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®. Ledo Pizza’s innovative approach to its unique square pizza, marketing, and restaurant design lead to this highly sought-after award. Ledo Pizza is honored to receive an award that recognizes its growth, accomplishments, and success.

 

“The Ledo Pizza Family is continuing to grow and we are proud of this accomplishment.  Back in 1955, my grandfather started Ledo Pizza with a simple vision to offer families a great value in a family-friendly atmosphere” says James Beall, President of Ledo Pizza.   “Along with our franchise partners, we are continually improving our processes and expanding the markets that we serve.”

 

Ledo Pizza is proud of the growth and accomplishments but has continued to stay true to the company’s initial values. Fresh, affordable, and a family-friendly pizza restaurant. Each pizza at Ledo Pizza is made fresh to order. Ledo Pizza believes strongly in community involvement, with stores having fundraiser nights for schools, sports teams, local hospitals, and local organizations.

 

About Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500®:

The key factors that go into the evaluation include costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. Each franchise is given a cumulative score based on an analysis of more than 150 data points, and the 500 franchises with the highest cumulative scores

Over its 40 years in existence, the Franchise 500® has become both a dominant competitive measure for franchisors and a primary research tool for potential franchisees. Ledo’s position on the ranking is a testament to its strength as a franchise opportunity.

Results can also be seen in the January/February 2019 issue of Entrepreneur, available on newsstands January 15th.

 

About Ledo Pizza:

Started in 1955 in the Suburbs of Maryland and now headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, LEDO Pizza® is thriving and continues to be a leader in the freshly made pizza industry with 106 locally owned locations. LEDO Pizza® has a prominent presence in the Mid-Atlantic region and is expanding to other markets nationally. Additional information is available on its website, ledopizza.com