Press Releases

New Live Mapping Improves Delivery Performance and Speed of Service

ABBOTSFORD, BC, November 4, 2013—SpeedLine LiveMaps™, new this week from pizza point of sale provider SpeedLine Solutions Inc., drives delivery performance and speed of service with live map data and capabilities such as mobile maps for drivers, innovative delivery zone options, and live digital wall maps. SpeedLine will offer all new and existing customers aMore »

Haven Pizzeria Pioneer to Bring Custom Pies to Northeast D.C.

D.C. area pizza purveyor Mark Bergami’s next move is bringing him to Rhode Island Row in Northeast D.C., where he will debut his entirely new restaurant, “Bergami’s,” this spring. This is Bergami’s first time owning a restaurant, but his pizza pedigree is extensive. Prior to Bergami’s, he was involved with Bethesda’s Haven Pizzeria, whose NewMore »

Godfather’s Pizza Launches New Web site

OMAHA, NE, November 4, 2013 – Godfather’s Pizza is pleased to announce the release of their new website, designed with a fresh new look and user-friendly navigation, to include the latest information about menu offerings, promotions, franchising opportunities and more. The website boasts a modern, open-layout design that allows visitors to quickly locate desired informationMore »

Partha Biswas Named Group President of Middleby India

ELGIN, Ill. Nov. 1, 2013 – Partha Biswas has been named Group President of Middleby India. In this role, Mr. Biswas will be responsible for the business operations of Middleby in India. The announcement was made by The Middleby Corporation Chairman and CEO Selim A. Bassoul. “Partha’s expertise in India has been an asset toMore »

Hungry Howie’s Pizza celebrates anniversary with new LTO

MADISON HEIGHTS, MI (November 1, 2013) – Hungry Howie’s Pizza unveils its latest limited time offer during the month of November: the Onion Parmesan Flavored Pizza Crust. The original flavored crust is only available from today through the end of November, so pizza lovers better hurry in while this flavor lasts! The originator of theMore »

Burke Corporation names Beuter Product Development Manager.

NEVADA, IA—Burke Corporation, leader in fully cooked meat products and pizza toppings, has named Brad Beuter Product Development Manager. In his new position, Beuter will lead a team developing precooked meat toppings for customers, matching and customizing flavor, texture and cost profiles. Beuter was previously Production Supervisor, overseeing day-to-day operations on the Burke production line.More »

Papa Gino’s brings healthier lunch choices to cafeterias with School Smart Pizza Program

DEDHAM, Massachusetts –(Marketwired – Oct 16, 2013) – After testing the initiative in several school systems, Papa Gino’s officially launched its School Smart Pizza Program. Inspired by the national campaign for healthier school lunches, Papa Gino’s School Smart Pizza already meets the more rigid national USDA school lunch requirements which will be implemented in theMore »

Villa Italian Kitchen opens new location in Florida mall

Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc. (www.villaenterprises.com), a global multi-concept restaurant franchisor, announced the grand opening of Villa Italian Kitchen at the Southland Mall in Cutler Bay, FL this month. “We have Villa Italian Kitchen concepts throughout Florida and they have all been extremely well-received, so we are thrilled to open another location in the SunshineMore »

The Middleby Corporation Acquires Celfrost

ELGIN, Ill. (October 15, 2013) – The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD) today announced the acquisition of the commercial refrigeration and foodservice products business of Celfrost Innovations Pvt. Ltd. (“Celfrost”). Celfrost has annual sales of approximately $20 million and is based in Gurgaon, India. The Celfrost business was acquired by Middleby’s newly established entity in India,More »