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Scenes from the Pizza World Championship in Parma, Italy

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  Pizza Today editor-in-chief Jeremy White is in Parma, Italy, this week for the 2014 Pizza World Championship (Campionato Mondiale Della Pizza). White has traveled to Parma with Pizza Today publisher Pete Lachapelle and Bill Oakley, executive vice president of Macfadden Protech, parent company of International Pizza Expo and Pizza Today. Flip through the galleryMore »

Pizza box fliers help catch child support offenders

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Hopkins County’s Child Support Unit in Kentucky enlisted the help of pizzeria operators to find the area’s “most wanted” child support offenders. During a “March Mania” program, the child support unit placed “most wanted” fliers on pizza boxes at Godfather’s Pizza, Rocksans Pizza, Quality Pizza and Hobo Mickey’s Pizza in an effort to gain informationMore »

Big Monday night for pizza with NCAA Championships

  It’s going to be a huge sales night for many pizzeria operators. Pizzerias’ social media accounts are a buzz today and it’s all about college basketball and keeping their shops names top of mind with their fans by promoting game-time party packages, highlighting game-watching venue features and menu specials. As University of Connecticut andMore »

Pizza Patrón stirs controversy over new pizza’s name

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National Public Radio has canceled planned segments on Texas-based Pizza Patrón’s new limited time offer: La Ch!#gona. The pizza’s name has sparked quite the controversy. The ad makes reference to being “‘chingón’ enough to try the company’s spicy new pizza,” according to FOX25. While some think the word means “super cool” or “awesome, ” othersMore »