Domino’s to open in Bellefonte

The dough is ready to roll in Bellefonte.

Domino’s, the popular pizza delivery chain, is set to open Tuesday at 114 E. High St. Owner Sheldon Port said in July that he hopes to hire 20 to 30 employees.

Port added Domino’s has been looking to put a location in Bellefonte for a couple of years, and the company has seen growth from its franchises.

“It’s not just pizza and breadsticks anymore,” he said in July.

In October, Domino’s announced strong third-quarter results. Domestic same store sales grew 13 percent compared to last year’s third quarter, the 22nd straight quarter of positive sales, a release stated. In the past three years, domestic sales grew by about $1.1 billion overall.

Domino’s opened more than 100 domestic franchises in 2015 and had total revenues surpassing $2 billion.

Roger Van Scyoc: 814-231-4698, @rogervanscy