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London restaurant goes card only

Pizza parlor alerts customers of stolen credit card receipts

Is this the beginning a cashless restaurant revolution? London-based Shrimpy’s, a California/Mexican street food restaurant, has gone cashless. This hip hangout only accepts cards using an app that allows patrons to even split the check, according to the London Evening Standard. Could cashless restaurants catch on in the U.S.? Split Bread, a small San FranciscoMore »

Greenville Avenue Pizza Company host Slices for Supplies

Dallas, TX August 11, 2014 — On Monday, August 11, 2014 Greenville Avenue Pizza Company (1923 Greenville Avenue) hosted their 2nd annual “Slices for Supplies” event from 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Customers that brought at least one school supply item received one free slice of cheese pizza with one additional topping. This year, GAPC gave awayMore »

Basketball legend Scottie Pippen partners with Giordano’s Famous Stuffed Pizza

CHICAGO, IL. – Aug. 18, 2014 – Giordano’s Famous Stuffed Pizza announces the first of several new company-owned North Shore locations it plans to launch in partnership with basketball legend, Scottie Pippen. The first store will open on Wednesday, Aug 20th located at 2540 North Waukegan Road in Glenview, in the Shops of Heatherfield shoppingMore »

Boombozz Craft Pizza & Taphouse to open new location

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BoomBozz Craft Pizza & Taphouse will open its sixth Louisville area location in early November with a 200-seat capacity restaurant and bar with outdoor patio seating. The restaurant will occupy 5,500 square feet in the former BD’s Mongolian Grill located near the South Hurstbourne Parkway and Taylorsville road corridor. “The South Hurstbourne Parkway area hasMore »

Aurelio’s Pizza celebrates 55th anniversary

Chicago, IL, August 15, 2014 – Aurelio’s Pizza, the well-loved, iconic family pizzeria chain synonymous with Chicago-style thin crust pizza with that signature sauce is celebrating its 55th anniversary August 20, 2014. What began as the pride and joy of Joseph A. Aurelio, Jr. who decided to give it a go as a restaurateur atMore »

Local family-owned pizzeria celebrates 40 years delivering Spinato’s experience

Pizza Icon Brought Chicago-Style Recipes to the Phoenix-area in 1974 TEMPE, AZ (August 15, 2014) – Spinato’s Pizzeria, the family owned Chicago-style local pizza chain celebrates its 40th year in business this month. The Phoenix-area favorite has brought their brand of authentic Italian flavors, meticulously perfected recipes and family atmosphere to countless guests along theMore »

One northern Indiana pizzeria not fooled by scam

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A scam artist posing as a utility employee called Val’s Famous Pizza in Chesterton, Indiana, demanding immediate payment for a past-due bill or the pizzeria’s utilities would be turned off, according to the Post Tribune. Scammers are using pretty sophisticated technology to pull off their cons. This person used an app that made Val’s callerMore »