Pizza Today announces 2016 Independent Pizzeria of the Year

The 2016 Independent Pizzeria of the Year is Portland, Oregon-based Sizzle Pie. The announcement was made on the cover of Pizza Today’s August issue, which is now available. Sizzle Pie is featured inside the issue and the story can be read online here: http://www.pizzatoday.com/departments/features/2016-pizza-today-independent-pizzeria-year-sizzle-pie-portland/

Minnesota delivery driver shot, pizzeria raises funds for recovery

Delivery driver Andrew Gryskiewicz

Delivery driver Andrew Gryskiewicz is in serious condition after being shot in a robbery attempt Saturday morning while in route back to Dulono’s Pizza, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Dulono’s owner Jerad Gruett reached out to Pizza Today to help get the word out about this tragedy. On Dulono’s Facebook, Gruett has alerted his patrons and keepsMore »

American Pizza Community Praises Three-Year Phase-In of New Overtime Eligibility Rule

Proposed Legislation Would Slow Down Implementation for Small Business Owners Washington, D.C. – July 21, 2016 – This week Representative Kurt Schrader (D-OR), along with several Democratic colleagues, introduced the Overtime and Reform Enhancement Act (H.R. 5813), legislation that calls for slowing down the implementation of the Department of Labor’s (DOL) final overtime eligibility rule introduced inMore »

Pizza Today wins seven TABBIE AWARDS

Tabbies

Pizza Today has again been awarded a number of editorial and design awards from Trade, Association and Business Publications International (TABPI). The 13th annual TABBIE Awards recognize excellence in business-to-business publications from around the globe. This year netted more than 400 entries from around the globe. Pizza Today was only a handful of publications toMore »

Pizza Hut Announces New Social Ordering Platform

Pizza Hut collaborates with Conversable to turn social media platforms into an intelligent, responsive storefront PLANO, Texas, July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Pizza Hut, recognized as the pizza restaurant which serves and delivers more pizzas than any other pizza restaurant in the world, along with leading SaaS platform tech company Conversable, are announcing today the launchMore »

Pieology Pizzeria Announces Strategic Purchase of Project Pie

Leading Fast Casual Custom Pizza Chain Begins Segment Consolidation RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, California – (June 22, 2016) – Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create artisan-style custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations at one affordable price, announces its strategic purchase of Project Pie. Pieology Pizzeria is the first in the fast casual pizza segmentMore »

Stevi B’s Celebrates 20th Birthday and Recognizes Loyal Customers with Giveaway for 700 Tickets to Six Flags

Family-Friendly Pizza Buffet Kicks Off Summer Festivities on June 1 with Launch of ‘Slices for the People’ Limited Time Menu Stevi B’s, a leading fast casual pizza buffet serving premium pizza, pasta, salad and dessert, today announced its partnership with Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), the world’s largest regional theme park company, to give awayMore »

American Pizza Community: New Federal Overtime Eligibility Rule Will Hurt Small Business and Job Opportunities

Washington, D.C. – May 19, 2016 – The Department of Labor has released its final ruling on overtime eligibility which calls for doubling the salary threshold for employees to be considered exempt from receiving overtime pay from $23,360 to $47,460.  Anyone making a salary of less than $47,460 will automatically qualify for overtime pay whenMore »

Second Wave of Domino’s DXP Delivery Vehicles to Hit the Road This Summer

Franchisees asked, and Domino’s is delivering ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 16, 2016 – The launch of Domino’s DXP delivery vehicles last year has franchisees asking for more, and more they will get. This summer, Domino’s Pizza (NYSE: DPZ), the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, will roll out an additional 58 DXPs across 23 marketsMore »

Boston Pizza provides hot meals and assistance in Fort McMurray wildfire relief efforts

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 5, 2016 /CNW/ – Boston Pizza restaurants across Canada have launched relief efforts to assist first responders, volunteers and all those affected by the wildfires in Fort McMurray. The company has been actively working with the Edmonton Emergency Relief Services and the Government of Alberta’s Emergency Operations Centre to determine the mostMore »