How much does a Margherita pizza cost across the country?

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The Margherita pizza with its crushed tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil is the staple of the Neapolitan classics. It’s such a beloved pizza that each year, on June 11, pizza enthusiasts dedicate the day to mark its birthday (125th in 2014). Eater took it upon itself to find out how much a Margherita pizza costsMore »

Pizza Patrón stirs controversy over new pizza’s name

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National Public Radio has canceled planned segments on Texas-based Pizza Patrón’s new limited time offer: La Ch!#gona. The pizza’s name has sparked quite the controversy. The ad makes reference to being “‘chingón’ enough to try the company’s spicy new pizza,” according to FOX25. While some think the word means “super cool” or “awesome, ” othersMore »

Eater releases its ‘38 Essential Pizzerias Across America’ list

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This is the second year for Eater’s “38 Essential Pizzerias Across America” list. Eater’s 38 pizzerias run the gamut on style, from New York, Chicago and New Haven to Detroit, Neapolitan and California. Eater devised its list based on the pizzas themselves and consulted a panel of chefs, TV hosts, authors, food writers and EaterMore »

Wine gaining ground as pizza companion

Everyone knows that pizza and beer go together like peanut butter and jelly. (We’re even bringing a craft beer pavilion and seminars on building a successful craft beer program to International Pizza Expo.) Wine is still big business for many Italian restaurants, and that means it can –– and does –– pair well with pizza.More »

Study finds many Americans tip less than 20 percent on restaurant bills

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Tipping on restaurant bills has declined in the past five years, reports an online poll of 2,600 men and women. The study found that a majority of Americans tip less than 20 percent. One in 10 do not tip at all. Only 23 percent revealed that they tip servers over 20 percent, according to LosMore »

Catch a repeat of our free social media webinar NOW!

Did you miss yesterday’s free social media webinar courtesy of Moving Targets? Catch the full recording now! We took a look at the best social media practices for your pizza shop. Topics included: Images & Graphics Tabs & Apps for Facebook Using tabs to promote your business and reach more customers Customizing and adding newMore »

Pizza Hut reveals interactive ordering table of the future

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We’re nearing one of the most interactive events of the year, SxSWi, and while techies, marketers and app developers big and small are flocking to Austin, Pizza Hut has released this video of its newest ordering concept: http://youtu.be/xvT0MCugb58. This interactive table allows consumers to order pizza in-store Head and generic cialis 60 mgs it, itemMore »

Google Search now displays full menus

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When users search for restaurant menus on Google, full menus display right in the Google search. The feature shows users an ‘At a Glance’ menu with multiple tabs to other restaurant menu sections (appetizers, specials, entrees, etc.). Prices are listed. Be warned: Google’s menu function is generated from an undisclosed third party, like Gayot, ZagatMore »

Pizza wins big at the Oscars

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During the 86th annual Academy Awards, host Ellen DeGeneres surprised Oscar attendees with a pizza delivery from Los Angeles-based Big Mama’s & Papa’s. Oscar Pizza Delivery – Watch More Celebrity Videos or Subscribe   Pizza may just be the most talked about thing at this year’s Oscars. On Twitter, Big Mama’s & Papa’s wrote: @BigMamasNPapasMore »