The pace of fast-casual pizza accelerates in 2014

The  Fast-Casual pizza trend gained speed in 2014.

For the second year in a row, says, this subsegment of create-your-own concepts is a top story. Startups continue to emerge while more established brands continue to sign big deals, leaving some wondering if and when there will be a shakeout.

In the meantime, don't expect the pace of brands such as Blaze, Fast-Fired Pizza, PizzaRev, MOD, Pie Five, Pizza Studio, Pieology, Your Pie, Project Pie, Uncle Maddio's, Fired Pie, etc. etc. to slow down anytime soon.

Learn more about this effort to grant pizza consumers more self-expression.