Noble Roman's inks another Mo. deal

SPRINGFIELD Mo. Noble Roman's Inc. said it has awarded rights for the development of 25 Noble Roman's Pizza and Tuscano's Italian Style Subs combo units for here and surrounding counties during the next four years

The Indianapolis-based franchisor did not disclose the identity of its partner in the agreement, but said it has already received payment. The company said it charges area developers 5 cents per person in the awarded territory; 30 percent of a unit operator's franchise fee; and two-sevenths of royalties. Noble Roman's said it has development agreements signed for the opening of 311 stores under its two brands during the next six years.