Thrillist names “The 33 Best Pizza Shops in America”

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Online media site Thrillist has released its list of “The 33 Best Pizza Shops in America.” This is the second year for the Thrillist list, which is comprised from a panel of the media outlet’s editors in large metropolitan cities across the country. The alphabetical listing included such pizzerias as Antico Pizza Napoletana in Atlanta,More »

Police officers complete delivery after pizza driver hurt

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To protect and serve recently included pizza delivery for two Portland, Oregon, police officers, Michael Filbert and Royce Curtiss. Pizza Hut delivery driver Ryan Rakos was hurt in an automobile accident. With injuries too severe to continue his delivery, the two officers took the pizza to the very surprised customers awaiting their order, according toMore »

Hungry Howie’s Pizza opens seventh South Carolina store

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich.  (September 17, 2014) – Hungry Howie’s Pizza, the originator of the flavored crust pizza, coninues its growth in South Carolina with the opening of its first Greenville restaurant. The pizza concept bakes its dough in-store each day, and is known for offering eight delicious crust flavors including; cajun, sesame, butter, butter cheese,More »

One-Minute Operator EP4 — Stewart Dorris, Farina Pizzeria & Wine Bar

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Explain your communal approach to seating. Stewart Dorris, co-owner and general manager of Farina Pizzeria & Wine Bar in Albuquerque, New Mexico, answer this One-Minute Operator question.   One-Minute Operator is a video series on PizzaToday.com featuring successful pizzeria operators dropping great advice one minute at a time. For more episodes, visit One-Minute Operator.

Places that Rock: Empire Slice House / Pizza Villa / My Pizzetta / Sedona Pizza Co.

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Empire Slice House 1734 NW 16th St. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106 (405) 557-1760 www.empireslicehouse.com This hip pizzeria made Eater.com’s “Hottest 21 Pizzerias in the U.S.” list this year. Operators Rachel Cope and Avery Cannon are under 30 and studied under Tony Gemignani’s pizza school. Empire has grabbed national attention for its unique, funky interior, featuringMore »

California pizzeria’s bookkeeping files held for ransom

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A Rocklin, California pizzeria owner thought he opening an attached job application in his e-mail. Instead, the ransomware took control of computer’s data, demanding $2,000 in Bitcoins to unlock the frozen information, according to CBS Sacramento. The owner refused to pay the ransom and instead rebuilt his pizzeria’s files, costing $750, investing in a back-upMore »

Cashier lucky to be alive after armed robbery

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An armed robber’s gun jams attempting to shoot an Italian pizzeria cashier. Two men entered the pizza shop. As one assailant goes for the resister, the other fires his handgun at the cashier, but it jammed, according to the New York Daily News. As the attacker attempted to fix his weapon, other pizzeria workers chargeMore »

Quick Tips September 3, 2014

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Hot Recipes for September 3, 2014   Anna’s Spinach Tortellini Carbonara   Willow Street’s Coconut Prawn Pizza   Eggplant Parmesan Lasagna     Prosciutto and Mozzarella Pizza with Caramelized Onions   Candied Pecans   Hot on PizzaToday.com One-Minute Operator EP4 — Piper Kapin, Back Road Pizza What is your marketing strategy?        More »