Papa Murphy's Holdings Inc (Papa Murphy�s) is a franchisor and operator of the Take �N� Bake pizza chain in the United States. The Papa Murphy�s experience is different from traditional pizza restaurants. As of December 30, 2013, the Company and its franchise owners operated 1,418 stores with 1,396 in 38 states, 18 stores in Canada and four stores in the Middle East. The Company operates in three segments: Domestic Company Stores, Domestic Franchise and International. In September 2014, the Company acquired nine Papa Murphy's stores in Minneapolis, MN.