Press Releases

2012 August: June Restaurant Performance Index Shows Improved Current Conditions But Softer Outlook

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, July 31, 2012 (Washington, DC) Bolstered by stronger same-store sales and customer traffic levels, the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) stood above 100 for the eighth consecutive month in June. The RPI – a monthly composite index that tracks the health of and outlook for the U.S. restaurant industry –More »

2012 July: PIZZAREV launches in LA with new location in Studio City

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 26th, 2012) ­- PizzaRev a new Los Angeles-based fast-casual artisanal pizza concept from music industry moguls Irv Zuckerman and Rodney Eckerman, is on track to expand across Los Angeles County in the coming months. The duo quietly opened PizzaRev Northridge in early April as an incubator “test kitchen” for the brand,More »

2012 July: Boston’s Restaurant & Sports Bar to open three new locations

(Dallas, TX) – Dallas-based Boston’s Restaurant & Sports Bar (Boston’s), a full-service, pizza-themed, casual dining restaurant and sports bar, has announced it will be expanding with new franchise locations set to open this year in Fontana, California and Fenton, Michigan. A new Villahermosa, Mexico location opened Wednesday, July 11. The Villahermosa restaurant is Boston’s fourthMore »

2012 July: Gatti’s Pizza Austin gives away free gluten-free pizza

Austin, TX – On Tuesday, July 31st, Gatti’s Pizza in Austin, Texas, will offer guests one free 12-inch medium three-topping gluten-free pizza. This one-day event kicks off the launch of gluten-free pizzas now available at all 16 Gatti’s Pizza restaurants in Austin. The free gluten-free pizza is available for pick-up only July 31st and limitedMore »

2012 July: The Loop Pizza Grill introduces new Five-Cheese Pizza

The Loop Pizza Grill introduces new Five-Cheese Pizza (Jacksonville, Fl.) – Parmesan, mozzarella, goat, feta and bleu cheese, OH MY! On July 30th The Loop Pizza Grill will debut a new Five-Cheese Pizza. The thin crust pizza is topped with The Loop’s signature marinara sauce then covered with a mixture of Parmesan, mozzarella, goat cheese,More »

2012 July: Hunt Brothers Pizza

(Nashville, Tenn.) – As the summer road trip season heats up, Hunt Brothers® Pizza is asking consumers everywhere to donate $1 to Support U.S. Armed Forces as they stop in to fill up on gas and pizza at their local convenience store. Now through August 16, participating Hunt Brothers Pizza locations are offering ribbons forMore »

Paradise Adds New National Accounts Manager

Press Release Paradise Adds New National Accounts Manager Louisville, KY – June 20, 2012 – Paradise™ is pleased to announce the addition of Kevin Crooks to the Sales group. In his role, he will be working with key foodservice chain and industrial accounts. Crooks has been in the food business for 28 years, starting whenMore »

Base Camp Pizza Co. opens in Lake Tahoe

Press Release Base Camp Pizza Co. opens in Lake Tahoe South Lake Tahoe, Calif., (June, 2012) – With a huge pair of scissors in hand, South Lake Tahoe Mayor Claire Fortier’s ribbon cutting officially kicked off the grand opening of Base Camp Pizza Co. on Thursday, June 14. Base Camp Pizza Co. joins its successfulMore »