Coffee and pizza — the two don’t really mix. But for one Twin Cities businessman, they’ve proved to be hugely successful. The founder of Caribou Coffee was a huge fan of Punch Pizza. In fact he loved it so much, he became co-owner of the restaurant chain, joining forces with Italian born John Sorrano, who founded the company in the mid-90s.
Punch Pizza is creating a product that many say rivals pizza you’d find on the streets of Naples, Italy. And their business model has even drawn attention from the President. Twin Cities Live reporter, Kelli Hanson, has their story in this Good Company.