The South Dakota franchise owner of Marco's Pizza plans to open a third location in Sioux Falls at 5007 S. Louise Avenue, next to Noodles & Company.
Josh Holdinghausen owns two Marco's Pizza locations in Rapid City. Holdinghausen just opened his second west-side location in Rapid City at on Jackson Boulevard last week. Marco's Pizza also has a location Cheyenne Boulevard in east Rapid City.
Holdinghausen says he will open the Sioux Falls store in May. He and his business partner plan to open eight in all in South Dakota, with two to three locations in Sioux Falls. The Toledo, Ohio, based company is the fastest-growing pizza company in the U.S. with 470 stores in 33 states and the Bahamas. The company plans to quadruple its stores in the next few years with another 1,500 new Marco's locations.
Holdinghausen is also opening a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen chicken restaurant franchise in Rapid City at 1323 E. North Street. He is also looking at putting one in Sioux Falls.