Pizza Studio opens new location in Compton and 26th store nationwide

Compton city officials commemorate Pizza Studio opening with ribbon cutting   COMPTON, Calif., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Pizza Studio opens its newest location in Compton, CA on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. The opening marks the 26th store for the rapidly growing franchise. Compton city officials including City Manager Johnny Ford, City Clerk Alita Godwin, and SeniorMore »

Global Pizza Summit, Caputo Cup come to NYC

The second annual Global Pizza Submit will be held in New York City on January 19 and 20, 2015. Pizza makers from the U.S. and Canada will compete to be crowned the first Caputo Cup USA Pizzaiuolo Champion and take home $1,000 and a pallet of flour for their pizzeria. Seminar participants will attend sessionsMore »

Regents Pizzeria expands into new 4,100-square-foot space

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La Jolla Pizza Institution Marries Signature Combination of American Craft Pizza and American Craft Beer with Chicago Blues Music   (December 17, 2014) La Jolla, CA — Regents Pizzeria is proud to announce its expansion into a new 4,100 square foot space adjacent to the bustling La Jolla locale it has occupied for nearly aMore »

Pie Five Teams with Blue-Chip Franchisees to Expand Midwest Footprint

Leading fast-casual pizza chain announces 55 locations heading to Michigan, Wisconsin   DALLAS, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Who said you can’t have your pie and eat it too? Well, nobody, actually. But pizza lovers in Michigan and Wisconsin are about to get their own perfect pizza pie, made fresh and served up faster than theyMore »

World’s first 99-cheese pizza

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Johnny di Francesco of Melbourne, Australia’s 400 Gradi debuts a pizza called the Super Cheese featuring 99 cheeses –– that’s right 99. You may know di Francesco. He was crowned ‘Best Pizza Maker’ at the Pizza World Championship in Italy over the summer. The launch coincides with the new “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” movie, inMore »

Pie Five to introduce fast casual pizza to the Commonwealth

Trend-setting chain announces 10 locations coming to Lexington, Louisville   LEXINGTON, Ky., Dec. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Attention, pizza lovers across the Bluegrass State. Your quest for perfect, made-to-order pizza at a great price is about to end. Pie Five Pizza Co., the nation’s leading fast-casual pizza brand, announced today that it has awarded upMore »

Anna’s Pizza & Pasta to hold 24-hour fundraiser event

Anna’sAnna’s Pizza & Pasta of Winnebago, Illinois, has created an amazing fundraiser that may have never been done before.  Owner Brian Weavel and employee Jonah Nail will open Anna’s Pizza & Pasta early and making pizzas for 24 hours straight beginning January 3, starting at 12 noon, to raise awareness of the homeless in theMore »

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants launches MOD Pizza in Michigan

Michigan-based restaurant group announces plans to bring 25 locations of the Original Superfast Pizza (MOD Pizza) to Michigan; signs first two leases planned to open in mid-2015   LIVONIA, Mich., Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR), a Michigan-based family-owned restaurant group with an expansive portfolio of casual and fast-casual restaurants throughout theMore »

Little Caesars Pizza doubles down on Detroit

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Iconic Detroit-born Business to Build New, Eight-Story, 205,000 Square Foot Global Resource Center   New Facility to Double Size of Little Caesars World Headquarters Campus in Michigan’s Largest City   DETROIT, Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Twenty-five years after moving its headquarters from the suburbs to Detroit’s Fox Office Center, Little Caesars is building aMore »

CPK is “Off the Chain” at restaurant locations throughout Florida with new look and new menu

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WELLINGTON, Fla., Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) is “off the chain” in Florida, scrapping the expected in favor of an all new, relaxed atmosphere where guests can unwind and feel right at home. A newly reimagined menu debuts today at its Wellington restaurant, located at The Mall at Wellington Green. It followsMore »