Better Ingredients. Always Had Them. Always Will. In 1984, Papa John's opened its doors with one goal in mind: Better Pizza. We knew that with better ingredients we would create better pizzas. That goal and the promise of "Better Ingredients. Better Pizza." remain true to this day. Our fundamental belief is simple: take care of your people and give them the best to work with and you will make superior quality pizza. This is what drives us and it's why we invest more than many others in the industry in our effort to consistently deliver superior pizza and superior service. The more you know about our ingredients, the more informed your pizza choices will be. If you have any ingredient questions, click on our website and watch our video to check out our detailed ingredients statement to get the answers.