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2013 March: World Pizza Games

2013 March: World Pizza Games

  One of the participants from the pizza tattoo contest. Freestyle Champion Eric Ross 8-year-old Michael Testa during his tossing exhibition. He was named to the World Pizza Champions following the performance. 2013 Master Champion Kazuya Akaogi. World Pizza Games Winners: Garrett Marlin – Largest Dough David Whisker – Triathlon Barry White – Fastest BoxMore »

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2013 April: Expo News

I want to personally thank all of the pizza professionals who attended this year’s Pizza Expo®. This year’s show was undoubtedly one of the biggest and best industry events ever held, with a show floor the size of nearly 5½ football fields with 455 exhibiting companies and 1,000-plus booths all devoted to America’s favorite foodMore »

2013 March: Day 2 Pizza Expo Experience

2013 March: Day 2 Pizza Expo Experience

Day Two Keynote with Bill Jacobs, founder and owner of Piece Brewery & Pizza. I Heart Pizza. Pizza Triathlon at the World Pizza Games. A 64 inch pizza at the XLT Ovens booth. Michele D’Amelio, winner of the Italian Style Division at the International Pizza Challenge. Mark Evans and Jeff Palenske representing Pizzas4Patriots. www.Pizzas4Patriots.com ChrisMore »

2013 March: Day one experience at the International Pizza Expo

2013 March: Day one experience at the International Pizza Expo

9:55 AM attendees awaiting the show floor to open Making Pizzas with Tony Gemignani Dan Collier, moderator for Delivery and Carryout Power Panel Jacque Farrell signing up students in the School of Pizzeria Management Booth Japan being represented at the World Pizza Games The Slice of Hope team The Expo Show Floor is a packedMore »

2013 March: Theo Kalogeracos takes “Best of the Best” title

2013 March: Theo Kalogeracos takes "Best of the Best" title

The blind box battle of past champions had to include the secret ingredients arugula, sun-dried tomatoes, pears and prosciutto. Sponsored by Red Gold, Neil Jones and CMAB Second place Shawn Randazzo. Third place Carmelo Oliveri. First place Theo Kalogeracos. Theo speaking to the crowd after his victory. Theo’s Best of the Best winning pizza CarmeloMore »

2013 March: Behind The Scenes

2013 March: Behind The Scenes

Monday at the International Pizza Expo 2013 The show floor taking shape   Ingredients are prepped for demos Pizza Challenge Contestants Meeting Cory, John and Joel prepping for tomorrow’s demo Associate Editor Denise Greer setting up the Pizza Today booth Back To 2013 International Expo Coverage

2013 March: Million in One Dollar Club

2013 March: Million in One Dollar Club

How do you climb to the mountaintop in the pizza business? You’ll have the opportunity to learn about routes already taken from our panel of super-successful operators, all of whom oversee restaurants that bring in $1 million-plus in annual revenues with a single unit. They’ll share methods—and a few trade secrets—for outcompeting the big chainsMore »