American Pizza Community responds to FDA menu-labeling rule delay

Man on the Street Scott Weiner talks pizzeria menus

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has extended its compliance date for the final rule requiring disclosure of certain nutrition information for standard menu items in certain restaurants and retail food establishments to December 1, 2016. The FDA menu-labeling rule applies to a restaurant or similar retail food establishment that is a part of aMore »

Scott Wiener to be featured in a documentary


Pizza Today’s Man on the Street and owner of Scott’s Pizza Tours Scott Wiener is being featured in a full-length documentary. “Scott’s Pizza Tours: A Documentary” chronicles the pizza historian, pizza enthusiast, columnist for Pizza Today and author of Viva La Pizza! The Art of the Pizza Box,  Guinness World Record holder for his collectionMore »

AIB International to host Practical Pizza Production Technology seminar

AIB International will host its Practical Pizza Production Technology seminar on October 12 through 15 in Manhattan, Kansas. Baking professionals are covering everything from ingredient functionality, freezing techniques, take-and-bake options, and health trends in this course that has been totally redesigned to incorporate more hands-on practice. They will also provide instruction on how pans, tools,More »

Pieology Fresno Donates Over $1,000 to Multiple Sclerosis Society

100 Percent of Sales from Pre-Opening Event to Benefit Locals Living with the Disease   RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, California – Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations, has announced that their recently opened Fresno location at the El Paseo Marketplace raised $1,155.83 for the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society.More »

Livability offers a surprising ‘Top 10 Best Foodie Cities 2015’ list

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Coral Gables, Florida; Omaha, Nebraska; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Duluth, Minnesota and Rockville, Maryland round out the top five in’s “Top 10 Best Foodie Cities 2015” list. This list is a deviation from others who cite many of the country’s largest major metropolitan cities like New York City, San Francisco or Los Angeles as the bestMore »

Pieology Pizzeria Opens 60th Location

Dozens of New Locations Scheduled to Open by Summer’s End   Rancho Santa Margarita, California (June 29, 2015) – Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations, is proud to announce that it has opened its 60th restaurant, with its newest location in Rancho Cordova, California. “Since its foundingMore »

Papa John’s Smashes Guinness World Records Title for Most People Tossing Pizza Dough

Papa John's employees get stuck in tossing pizza dough as they officially break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD for the most number of people tossing pizza dough at once. (PRNewsFoto/Papa John's)

LONDON, June 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Central London was covered in flour and dough earlier today as Papa John’s staff broke a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title to celebrate the launch of the pizza chain’s 300th store in the UK. Lead by Papa John’s Founder and CEO, John Schnatter, an army of record-breakers descended on London’sMore »

Hunt Brothers Pizza Announces Winners of ‘Mow Like a Pro’ Sweepstakes

Leader in convenience store foodservice industry awards over $36,000 in lawn care prizes to lucky recipients   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 24, 2015) — Hunt Brothers® Pizza announced today the six winners of brand new professional-grade Exmark mowers from the inaugural “Mow Like A Pro” sweepstakes. Wayne Sparks of Cusseta, Georgia, is the grand prize winner of the 2015More »

Marco’s Pizza Launches Fundraising Campaign For Youth Camping

Marco's Pizza is celebrating National S'mores Day, Aug 10, by donating $1 to youth camping organizations for every S'mores Brownie sold.

Distributes 300,000 Camp Fundraising Cards Across the Country   TOLEDO, Ohio, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — June is National Camping Month, a time when kids hit the trails and set up tents to experience the great outdoors.  But for some, the cost of overnight camping prevents them from participating.  Marco’s® Pizza has created a fundraising programMore »

Massive Care Package to Reach Troops Overseas for July 4 Celebrations Thanks to DHL and Pizzas 4 Patriots

Thousands of pizzas, courtesy of Rich Products Corporation, on their way to U.S. servicemen and women in Afghanistan and Kuwait   PLANTATION, Fla. & CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A slice of American pie — pizza pie that is — will reach nearly 10,000 troops serving in Afghanistan in honor of America’s Independence Day and their service to ourMore »