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Hunt Brothers Pizza to serve as primary sponsor of Kevin Harvick In NASCAR Sprint Cup Series All-Star Race

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Hunt Brothers Pizza will be the primary sponsor for Kevin Harvick and the No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) Chevrolet SS for the 30(th) running of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race May 17 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway. “This is our first primary sponsorship with our new racing partner,More »

Domino’s Pizza launches new iPad ordering app

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 28, 2014 – Domino’s Pizza is taking the next step in technology innovation. The he recognized world leader in pizza delivery announced the release of its ordering app for iPad which will put pizza at the center of everything –– including updated, mouthwatering food photography and a newly created, more realisticMore »

Pie Five Pizza be jammin’ with New Jerk Chicken Pie

DALLAS, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Perfecting a flavor as bold as Jamaican jerk is something Pie Five Pizza Chef Andy Wittman didn’t take lightly.  The pizza trailblazer set out to capture the authentic taste of the Caribbean, and his latest culinary marvel proves he’s still at the top of his game. Pie Five’s newMore »

Huffington Post lists America’s top 7 pizza cities

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Huffington Post selected seven cities that stake claim to the best pizza in America. Take a look at why Huffington Post chose each city: New York City, New York — birthplace of American pizza; NYC “remains at the heart of American pizza culture today Trenton, New Jersey — gets the nod for its “distinctive old-worldMore »

How one Chicago restaurant went trash free

Sandwich Me In generates merely eight gallons of garbage in two years, which was later donated to a local artist.

A local Chicago restaurant, Sandwich Me In, has created zero waste in two years. Technically, the shop accumulated eight gallons of garbage in the two-year span, but a local artist asked for the waste to build a sculpture, making the operation a zero-waste establishment. The achieve took great effort and diligence from the staff andMore »

PizzaRev Franchise Celebrates Two Years of Crafting

Booming Build-Your-Own Pizza Concept Poised to Reach 65 Units in 2015 Los Angeles, CA (April 23, 2014) — Two years ago, PizzaRev forever changed the rules of the Los Angeles pizza game by empowering customers to “Craft Their Own.” The anniversary was marked yesterday with a special $5 pizza day at PizzaRev’s inaugural Northridge, Calif.More »

North Carolina’s alcohol board forces Mellow Mushroom to discontinue beer club statewide

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Georgia-based Mellow Mushroom was forced to discontinue its beer club in all of its nearly two-dozen North Carolina locations for violating state alcohol sales rules. The state’s Alcohol Beverage Control Board received complaints about the pizza chain’s program, according to WECT TV6. After an investigation, the board ruled that the beer club violated the ‘incentivizedMore »

Domino’s Pizza introduces Specialty Chicken

‘Failure is an option’ in campaign promoting first new menu item since Handmade Pan Pizza ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — While it is the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, Domino’s Pizza (NYSE: DPZ) continues to show it is a legitimate player in the chicken business – and beginning today, launches itsMore »