National Association for Pizzeria Operators
Our mission is to create and foster a community of independent and small chain pizzeria operators and their industry suppliers where doing business with another is mutually beneficial. The National Association of Pizzeria Operators (NAPO), is part of Emerald Expositions, based in Louisville, KY. Here we also publish Pizza Today magazine, the largest and most respected trade magazine serving the pizzeria industry. With a circulation of over 40,000 pizzeria professionals, this magazine focuses on the best and most successful business practices of independent and small chain pizzerias. With a circulation of over 40,000 pizzeria professionals, this magazine focuses on the best and most successful business practices of independent and small chain pizzerias.
NAPO’s Solutions & Opportunities program allows our corporate member to let operators know about any special offers or information about their product or services. Finally we produce International Pizza Expo, which is without question, the largest pizza trade show in the world. Next year show will feature approximately 475 exhibiting companies across a show floor the size of 5 football fields side by side. The event includes over 80 business-related seminars as well as competitive events including International Pizza Challenge and the World Pizza Games. For over 30 years, the International Pizza Expo is an annual event held in the Las Vegas Convention Center with our next show scheduled for March 8 – 10, 2016.