Author Archives: Mandy Wolf Detwiler, Managing Editor

Papa John’s announces promotion of Steve Ritchie to chief operating officer

LOUISVILLE, Ky.– (BUSINESS WIRE)– Papa John’s International, Inc. today announced the promotion of Steve Ritchie to the position of Chief Operating Officer. In addition, the Company’s Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, John Schnatter, will assume the additional role of President of the Company, continuing to focus on all aspects of the Company’s business, whileMore »

Revention partners with mobile payment platform LevelUp

May 15, 2014 – Revention Point of Sale Solutions is pleased to announce their integration with LevelUp, a progressive mobile loyalty and payments platform that uses QR code technology to execute mobile transactions via Smartphones. The flexibility of the LevelUp mobile application allows for seamless integration with a wide range of restaurant industry concepts –fromMore »

Locally owned, operated Barro’s Pizza opens two new locations

(PHOENIX, AZ) May 1, 2014 – Barro’s Pizza, recently opened a new location in Scottsdale and will open another shortly in Glendale. This will be 35 locations total for the family owned and locally operated pizza restaurant. Earlier in March, Barro’s opened its 34th location on Frank Lloyd Wright and Thompson Peak Parkway in Scottsdale.More »

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint to open first location in Raleigh-Durham

(ATLANTA, GA) May 2014 – Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint, the original create-your-own fast casual pizza restaurant, will soon open its first location in Raleigh, North Carolina. Business partners Andrew Madans and Talie Madans are developing three new locations in the Triangle region after being introduced to the concept when visiting family in Uncle Maddio’s PizzaMore »

SPIN! Pizza’s Tory Thaemert named Young Direct Marketer of the Year

KANSAS CITY, MO (April 30, 2014) – SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza Marketing Manager Tory Thaemert has been named the 2014 Young Direct Marketer of the Year. Awarded by the Kansas City Direct Marketing Association (KCDMA) to an outstanding professional under age 32, the honor recognizes Thaemert’s unwavering dedication to the principles and practices of direct marketing,More »