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Pizza delivery by jet ski (VIDEO)

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One Northern Michigan pizzeria operator has come up with an innovative way to deliver pizza to customers on Long Lake, according to Eater.com.  With traffic jams of boats docking in front of Nick Ferrugia’s Long Lake Grocery to pick up pizza orders, he sought another solution to satisfy his lake community and enlisted a friendMore »

Interact — August 2014

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Indy of the year Instagram takeover Stop by @pizzatoday on Instagram to see some exclusive pics of Jeremy and Josh’s visit to the 2014 Indy of the Year, Pizzeria Lola in Minneapolis, Minnesota.   June Cover Featured on popular design site The June cover of Pizza Today has caught the attention of the magazine designMore »

Quick Tips July 30, 2014

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Industry Headlines for July 30, 2014   Pizza Today announces 2014 Independent of the Year   When the August issue of Pizza Today hits next week, readers will notice the first female Independent of the Year gracing the cover. Minneapolis, Minnesota-based Pizzeria Lola is the 2014 honoree. “I really enjoyed spending time with Pizzeria LolaMore »

Could customers’ smart phones be driving slow service?

WHY SHOULD A PIZZERIA LAUNCH A SMART PHONE MOBILE APP?

Recently a New York City restaurant raised the question when management noticed an increase in negative customer reviews focused on slow service. The restaurant points the blame at patrons’ smart phones. Management at the restaurant poured over dining room security footage from 2004 and this year. Their findings concluded that table times increased from justMore »

Oops, Donato’s free pizza coupon was a mistake

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A coupon for a fee one-topping, 14-inch pizza from Donato’s Pizza was e-mailed to customers in the Columbus, Ohio area. Unfortunately the pizza chain didn’t authorize the free pizza coupon’s release. According to The Associated Press, the original e-mail was sent to less than 1,00 people. But the free pizza coupon went viral on socialMore »

Quick Tips July 23, 2014

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Hot Recipes for July 23, 2014   Caramelized Red Onion and Spinach Pizza   Pizza Mexicana con Chorizo (sponsored by Burke)                   Ultimate Antipasto Platter                     Sausage-stuffed Ravioli with Basil Cream Sauce            More »

Quick Tips July 16, 2014

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Industry Headlines for July 16, 2014   Pizza Today wins TABPI TABBIE Awards Pizza Today has again been awarded a number of editorial and design awards from Trade, Association and Business Publications International (TABPI). The 11th annual TABBIE awards recognize excellence in business-to-business publications from around the globe. This year netted entries from more thanMore »