Press Releases

Marco’s Pizza adds kick with new LTO offer

TOLEDO, OH – July 30, 2014 – Marco’s Pizza has added two new pizzas to its menu: Spicy Fresco Three Cheese and Spicy Double Pepperoni Fresco. Both pizzas are limited-time offers and will be available at participating Marco’s Pizza locations nationwide from August 4 through October 26, 2014. The signature ingredient on both pizzas isMore »

Neighborhood pizzeria receives sandwich recognition

CANAL WINCHESTER, OH – Kingy’s Pizza Pub, a local neighborhood restaurant located in Canal Winchester, OH, was recently recognized in Restaurant Hospitality’s 2014 Best Sandwiches in America contest. Kingy’s received an honorable mention for its signature Reu-Bert sandwich in the deli category of the Best Sandwiches in America contest. Every year, Restaurant Hospitality editors receiveMore »

Sbarro Continues Growth In Brazil With New Restaurants In Sao Paulo, Santa Catarina, Minas Gerais, Espirito Santo And Rio de Janeiro

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Sbarro announced today that it will partner with B2Bold to open 80 eateries in Brazil over the next 10 years. This is the second development agreement for Sbarro’s in Brazil. Dubai Comercio e Representacoe, Sbarro’s first franchise partner in Brazil, has built four units in the past yearMore »

AIB International introduces new HACCP online course

Manhattan, KS — AIB International is pleased to announce the rollout of their anticipated HACCP Online course. The course is designed to provide practical, relevant instruction in an accessible, self-paced, online format. “This new course includes timely, current examples, delivered on an eLearning platform, that allows participants to pace themselves, assess learning throughout the durationMore »

Performance Food Group names new executive vice president of operations

RICHMOND, Va. — Performance Food Group, Inc. (PFG) today named Jim Hope to the new role of Executive Vice President of Operations reporting to George Holm, President & CEO. Among his primary responsibilities, Hope will focus on PFG operations and procurement.  He also will oversee the company’s internal initiative to strengthen operational best practices. Hope joins PFG after servingMore »

NYPD Pizza to open in Tempe, Arizona

PHOENIX (July 17, 2014) – NYPD Pizza announced that its newest location on Mill Avenue in the heart of downtown Tempe will open on Mon., July 28. To celebrate, NYPD Pizza will be providing complimentary parking on July 28 (all day) for all 75 parking meters along Mill Avenue, between E. University Drive and E.More »

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers 0pening in Rock Hill, South Carolina

Rock Hill, SC–July 17, 2014 – Rock Hill residents will now  be able to enjoy fresh handcrafted pizza, craft beer and much more at the newest addition to the community, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers, opening on Monday, July 21. Mellow Mushroom Rock Hill will open at 1940 Cinema Drive across from the Regal Manchester CinemaMore »

Project Pie adds seasoned franchise executives to leadership team

CARLSBAD, Calif. – July 10, 2014 – Project Pie, the fast-growing build-your-own-pizza franchise, has named two experienced restaurant executives to its leadership team, bolstering the brand’s stature among fast-casual pizza franchises nationwide.  Brian Watkins now serves as Project Pie’s director of operations. Watkins has worked more than 25 years in the restaurant industry, the past 12 ofMore »