Industry News

BoomBozz innovates again with Boom-a-GoGo

LOUISVILLE, KY (October, 2014) – When BoomBozz opens its new restaurant in Middletown Commons next Spring, guests will be treated to Boom-a-GoGo, the companies latest innovation. At night, the new restaurant will provide the traditional full service BoomBozz dining experience with delicious gourmet pizzas, famous creations and featured brews. But during lunch, BoomBozz will morphMore »

The American Pizza Community prepares for busy Halloween night

Pizza operators everywhere say convenience is key factor   Washington, D.C., October 28, 2014 – From pizza parties to frightfully fun toppings, pizza operators around the country prepare for Halloween night since it is one of the most popular days of the year to order a pizza, according to The American Pizza Community (APC).  TheMore »

PizzaFire signs northeast Ohio development deal

The fire has just started for PizzaFire, the first fast casual, fire-baked pizza restaurant of its kind in Northeast Ohio.   The first location opened on October 15 at 22 Exchange Street in Akron and PizzaFire has just announced that they have signed an 8 store development deal with local investors to open restaurants throughout NortheastMore »

RedBrick Pizza to Open Five New Locations in Four States

Restaurants will debut in Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri and Nebraska by end of year and kick off  market expansion for more than 50 sites.   DALLAS – (October 28, 2014) – RedBrick Pizza, the fast-casual restaurant serving up fresh, fire-roasted gourmet pizza, sandwiches and salads, today announced plans to expand the signature open-flame brick oven pizzaMore »

Russo’s Restaurants announces expansion plans

HOUSTON – Russo’s Restaurants, the family of dining concepts that includes Russo’s New York Pizzeria and Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen, announced today plans to continue enhancing the brands’ footprint worldwide after successfully opening more than 40 locations in the U.S. The restaurant’s systemwide revenue is also celebrating an 8 percent increase. Evidencing the excitement aroundMore »

Big Vinny’s Take & Bake Pizza to open second location

LINCOLN, NEB. – Lincoln, Nebraska, residents will soon gain another way to create customized, restaurant-quality pizza ready to bake in the comforts of their own home. Under the guidance of iconic pizza company Godfather’s Pizza, Inc., the home-baked pizza concept uses the finest ingredients and dough made fresh daily to prepare custom ordered pizzas tailoredMore »

Chuck E. Cheese’s announces acquisition of Peter Piper Pizza

IRVING, Texas, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – CEC Entertainment, Inc. (“CEC”), the nationally recognized leader in family dining and entertainment which operates 577 Chuck E. Cheese’s stores, today announced that CEC has acquired Peter Piper Pizza (“Peter Piper”), a leading pizza and entertainment restaurant chain operating 32 company-owned locations and 115 franchises in the southwesternMore »

Revention announces integration with HotSchedules

October 15, 2014 – Revention Point of Sale Solutions is pleased to announce their integration with HotSchedules, an innovative Austin-based company specializing in labor management technology solutions.  HotSchedules is a leader in the industry, providing exceptional products that streamline labor management, allowing users to enjoy increased operational efficiencies. Web-based scheduling, robust communications, and advanced salesMore »