Hot 100 Independents by the numbers

Roman Vegetarian PizzaWe recently discovered some interesting tidbits about the pizzerias that made our Hot 100 Independents list in 2013. Check your numbers to see how you stack up in these categories:

• 92 percent have a point-of-sale (POS) system.
• 70 percent serve pasta.
• 98 percent offer vegetarian dishes.
• 80 percent serve wine.
• 93 percent offer their full menu for carryout.
• Of those who offer beer, it accounts for 63 percent of their alcohol sales.
• 47 percent offer pizza by the slice.
• 60 percent offer delivery.