Think, Act, Prosper

Vision

To be the ‘Best in Class’ owner operator of Quick Service Restaurants (QSR).

Mission

At Bajco, we firmly believe in our tradition of Think, Act, Prosper! We focus on investing in industries and sectors we know well: Quick Service Restaurants, Commercial Real Estate and Business Management Services. We seek opportunities in our target industries and invest patient, long term capital and experienced valuable human resources to create value.

Papa Johns

4th largest Pizza chain in the world.
21st largest QSR Brand in the United States.
5,300+ locations in 49 countries.

We are in the People Business

We have proven track record reflected by our growth over the years. We are committed to enhance shareholder value, develop our team and be part of the communities we operate in. We are currently engaged in businesses in the sector of Food, Real Estate & Business Management. Our affiliated companies own and manage 206+ Papa Johns Pizza restaurants across 11 states in the United States America.

PEOPLE are priority, always!
EVERYONE Belongs.
Always do the RIGHT Thing.
Think DIFFERENTLY and Lead Change.
Play HARD to win.

Our Journey

Bajco started its first business venture in the United States by opening two Papa John’s Pizza restaurants in 2002. Driven by the success of its first two restaurants, the Group signed a development agreement with Papa John’s International in March 2003 to develop 10 Papa John’s restaurants in Greater Pittsburgh region in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Through multiple acquisitions and new restaurant development, Bajco has grown to become the largest privately held franchisee of Papa John’s International.

2002
Bajco Group opened its first two restaurants in East Liverpool, Ohio, and Salem, Ohio.
2006
Bajco Group acquires 10 existing Papa Johns restaurants from Buckstone Foods in Ohio and Pennsylvania.
2007
Bajco acquires 10 existing Papa Johns restaurants from Pitts. Burgers Limited Partnership in Pennsylvania.
2008
Bajco inaugurats its back office in Lahore, Pakistan.
2008
Bajco acquires 27 existing Papa Johns restaurants in Indiana and Michigan from Central Indiana Restaurants.
2010
Bajco acquires 21 existing Papa Johns restaurants in Florida from TAC Enterprises.
2012
Bajco acquires 19 existing Papa Johns restaurants in Indiana and Illinois from Capital Pizza.
2013
Bajco acquires 25 existing Papa Johns restaurants in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from PJPA.
2013
Bajco forms a partnership with Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis to acquires 4 Papa Johns restaurants in Pennsylvania.
2014
Bajco acquires a commercial real estate portfolio of 4 properties in Indiana, Michigan and Pennsylvania.
2016
Bajco acquires 21 Papa Johns restaurants from DCT Enterprises in Indiana and Illinois.
2018
Bajco acquires 15 Papa Johns restaurants from Toledough LLC in Ohio and Wisconsin.
2019
Bajco develops Class A multi-tenant retail center in Indiana.
2019
Bajco acquires 5 Papa Johns restaurants from MTP Inc. in Illinois and Wisconsin.
2022
Bajco acquires 33 Papa Johns restaurants from Round Rock Restaurants LLC in Phoenix, AZ.
2022
Bajco Group expands its back office operations and adds another office in Lahore, Pakistan.
2022
Bajco acquires 6 stores form Patrick Group in South Bend, Indiana.
2022
Bajco enters restaurant construction management vertical with the launching of Bajco Construction Works.
2022
Bajco Group Launches it's Call Center in Lahore, Pakistan.
2022
Bajco Group forms a partnership with Tribe Consulting to set up multiple inbound call centers to serve the restaurant industry.
2023
Bajco Group Ventures into restaurants technology solutions space with the launching of Bajco Technologies.
2024
Bajco Group Acquires 6 stores in West Virginia and Ohio.
2024
Bajco group signs a development agreement with Papa Johns International to Develop 50 new Restaurants.