Thompson Hospitality Announced as New Investors in Pizza Studio

CALABASAS, CA (November 17, 2015) – Pizza Studio, the highest rated fast casual pizza concept in America, announced today the completion of a strategic investment round led by Thompson Hospitality. Thompson provides dining services for corporations and universities in 46 states domestically and internationally. As a part of the investment, Warren Thompson, Founder of ThompsonMore »

Firenza Gets In On the Fast Casual Pizza Revolution, Launches National Expansion Plans

FAIRFAX, Va. – Over the past few years, a band of start-ups have been making their way into the fast-casual pizza marketplace – almost as quickly as they can cook the pizzas. One of the latest contenders emerging in the race to dominate the booming industry is Firenza. Anchored by a team of franchise executivesMore »

Domino’s Opens First Store in Belarus

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ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Domino’s Pizza (NYSE: DPZ) continues its global momentum as the recognized world leader in pizza delivery by opening its first store in Belarus. The residents of the capital city of Minsk will now be able to experience hot, freshly-baked pizza delivered to their doorstep by a recognized globalMore »

Happy National Pizza with the Works Day (except anchovies) — Nov. 12

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November 12 marks National Pizza with the Works (except anchovies) Day. Call it the works, supreme, loaded, everything but the kitchen sink — it’s a popular pizza in the U.S. Don’t count out the anchovy. It’s made quite the resurgence on food trend lists recently. Back to the works pizza. Let’s look at a samplingMore »

RAVE Restaurant Group Announces Angel Tran as new VP of Digital Strategy

Parent Company of Pie Five Pizza Co. and Pizza Inn Puts Emphasis on Digital Initiatives Dallas, TX – RAVE Restaurant Group welcomes Angel Tran as its new vice president of digital strategy. Specializing in strategic retail digital projects, Tran will lead RAVE’s digital customer experience, developing and implementing digital platform strategies that that increase engagementMore »

PizzaRev Inks Deal for New Jersey Franchise Development

LOS ANGELES (November 6, 2015) – PizzaRev, a fast-casual pizza concept backed by Buffalo Wild Wings, announced today that it signed a franchise agreement with Satyen Shah, Mohammad Amar Chaudhry and Harmeet Singh to develop franchise locations across New Jersey, including the cities of Wayne, Clifton, Secaucus and Jersey City, and Bergen County. Managing Partner,More »

Zoom Pizza Factory to Open New Pizza Experience in Lincoln Park on November 6

After three years of preparation, Zoom Pizza Factory will open for business and is setting its sights on improving your world through pizza. Founder, J.R Werner, believes pizza has an untapped power to be a force for good. He and his team of Pizza Renegades, lead by Chef Paul Guerrero (formerly with Wolfgang Puck andMore »

The Top Five Pizza Companies are…

The Top Five Pizza Companies are…

Who’s on top in the pizza industry? Each year, Pizza Today presents a list of America’s largest pizza chains. The following pizza companies stand out in the elite top five: 1. Pizza Hut — Plano, TX The leader produces $13.4 billion in annual sales with more than 15,605 stores in 90 countries. Pizza Hut firstMore »

Papa Murphy’s Names Brandon Solano as Chief Marketing Officer

(VANCOUVER, Wash.) — October 22, 2015 —Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRSH) the world’s leading take and bake pizza brand, today announced that Brandon Solano will be joining the company as Chief Marketing Officer on November 30, 2015.  Mr. Solano has over 20 years of marketing experience at both top restaurants and consumer packaged goodsMore »