Pizza restaurant chain Pie Five Pizza Co. will open five new Kansas City-area locations by summer 2015. Franchisee KC Pie LLC plans to open a Missouri location in Kansas City and Kansas stores in Topeka, Overland Park, Leawood and Mission. KC Pie currently has two locations on the Kansas side of the Kansas City metro area, in Lenexa and Overland Park.
The Texas-based chain offers customizable and specialty pizzas that are cooked at high speeds. Nation’s Restaurant News named the company a 2012 Hot Concept of the Year.