PizzaRev Enters South Dakota, Supports Children’s Miracle Network

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Sioux Falls, SD (February 26 2015) – PizzaRev marked its entrance into South Dakota today with a “Pizzas for a Purpose” fundraising event at 3901 W. 49th St. in Sioux Falls. Guests are invited to “pay-what-they-want” for a custom-built, personal-sized pizza, with a suggested $8 contribution to benefit Children’s Miracle Network and Sanford Children’s Hospital. PizzaRevMore »

Ynot Pizza & Italian Cuisine Unveils New Name and Logo

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Ynot Pizza & Italian Cuisine recently announced a name change for 2015. Moving forward, the local restaurant will operate as Ynot Italian. Founders of Ynot Italian have communicated that the name and logo will be the only brand elements to change. “We wanted to remind our customersMore »

Deal Inked to Bring the Fifth Russo’s New York Pizzeria Franchise to UAE

UAE’s Prime Hospitality to Continue Brand’s Middle East Franchise Growth   HOUSTON – Russo’s fans in The United Arab Emirates just can’t get enough. A well-established UAE restaurant developer and operator, Prime Hospitality, has signed a franchise agreement with Russo’s Restaurants to open another Russo’s New York Pizzeria in the United Arab Emirates. The well-known,More »

American Food Trends “Heat Up” Via Social Food Sharing

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New data from the National Pork Board reveals diverse flavors lead food sharing; pork is the “spiciest” meat   DES MOINES, Iowa, Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — After analyzing more than 30 million posts1 on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to discover what makes up the ultimate American meal, the National Pork Board (NPB) in conjunctionMore »

SpeedLine POS Adds Support for ConnectSmart Kitchen

VANCOUVER, BC, February 10, 2015—Pizza and delivery restaurant point of sale developer SpeedLine Solutions Inc. today announced a new integration with ConnectSmart Kitchen automation software from QSR Automations. “SpeedLine has supported kitchen display software and systems from QSR Automations for a number of years,” says SpeedLine marketing manager Jennifer Wiebe. “Many of our restaurant clientsMore »

148 “High Road” Restaurants Highlighted in 4th Edition of ROC United’s Diners Guide App Released

Mobile App Includes New Crowd-Sourcing and Racial-Justice Focused Features to Engage Consumers in Calling for Change in the Restaurant Industry Today, Restaurant Opportunities Centers (ROC) United releases a new version of its Diners Guide to Ethical Eating mobile app. The app, available on iOS and Android, lists wages and labor standards for the most popularMore »

American Institute of Baking names CFO & Vice President of Finance and IT

Ogle named AIB International’s Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Finance and IT   Manhattan, KS – Tom Ogle has been named AIB International’s Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Finance and IT. He will officially join the company Feb 2, 2015. “We are thrilled to have Tom join the AIB team,” said Andre Biane,More »

Blast 825 Pizza Celebrates Rocklin, Calif. Grand Opening with Pizza Party Jan. 28

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Quick-Fired Pizza Restaurant Offers $4 Pizza and Support for Placer SPCA Through New “Blast Buddies” Program FRESNO, Calif., Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Blast 825, a quick-fired pizza restaurant, will celebrate the opening of its newest location in Rocklin, Calif. at 5198 Commons Drive with a pizza party on Wednesday, Jan. 28. The headliner ofMore »

PizzaRev continues eastward expansion with Boston franchise deal

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Los Angeles (January 14, 2015) – PizzaRev announced today an agreement with seasoned restaurateurs, Marc Phaneuf, Jr. and Marc Phaneuf, Sr., to bring LA’s favorite build-your-own pizza concept to Boston. The freshly inked deal calls for at least 10 PizzaRev locations to open throughout Boston in the next four years. This is the 14th franchiseMore »

Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom Is Now Open In Sioux City, IA

The Pizza & Beer Authority Debuts in Sioux City, IA   BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom, a national casual dining restaurant known for its delicious, handcrafted pizza and vast craft beer selection, announced today that it has opened its first location in Sioux City, Iowa at 5030 Sergeant Road.More »