Pizza Hut and Doritos create the ultimate cruuunchy stuffed crust

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Introducing an Aussie first you have to taste (and hear!) to believe   In an Australian first, Pizza Hut has partnered with the world’s most loved corn chip brand, Doritos to create the Doritos Crunchy Crust Pizza, the ultimate Stuffed Crust experience that is as loud as it is tasty. As the home of StuffedMore »

Culinary Forecast Predicts Local Sourcing, Environmental Sustainability, Healthful Kids’ Meals as Top Menu Trends for 2015

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(Washington, D.C.) The National Restaurant Association (NRA) each year gets in the kitchen with chefs to reveal the top menu trends for the coming year. For its annual What’s Hot Culinary Forecast, the NRA surveyed nearly 1,300 professional chefs – members of the American Culinary Federation (ACF) – to find which foods, cuisines, beverages andMore »

National Restaurant Association statement about release of menu labeling regulations

WASHINGTON, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The National Restaurant Association’s President and CEO Dawn Sweeney today issued the following statement about the Food and Drug Administration’s scheduled release of the final menu labeling regulations: “The National Restaurant Association strongly believes in the importance of providing nutrition information to consumers to empower them to make the bestMore »

Pizzicato Pizza creates first employee scholarship at Portland State University

(Portland, Ore.) November 21, 2014 — Pizzicato Pizza, a local company celebrating 25 years next month, is supporting its employees in a new way—through scholarships at Portland State University. It is the first company to create a scholarship at PSU for current employees. Tracy Frankel, company owner and president, and Felix Rippel, chief executive officer,More »

Irish chain releases customer ‘pizza-nality’ study

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Irish restaurant chain Milano’s went a bit further than merely a demographic study of its patrons to take a Freudian look at each customer’s’ ‘pizza-nality’. According to the Irish Mirror, smell and taste experts led by Dr. Alan Hirsh conducted a series of psychiatric and personality tests on 500 adults to decipher the personality traitsMore »

Pizza Hut rolls out biggest brand evolution ever

Crust Flavors, Premium Ingredients, Sauces, Drizzles, Specialty Recipes all part of Menu Expansion at the World’s Largest Pizza Company New logo, box, uniforms, digital experience round out redefinition of the pizza category by Pizza Hut PLANO, Texas, Nov. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Ten new crust flavors. Five new premium ingredients. Four new flavor-packed drizzles. NewMore »

Thrillist names “The Best Pizzeria in Every State in America”

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                Following up its “America’s 33 Best Pizza Shops,” the lifestyles media site Thrillist goes state by state to select pizza supremacy in “The Best Pizzeria in Every State in America.” The honor of Pizza Today’s home state of Kentucky went to Coals Artisan Pizza. Ah yes, weMore »

David Gibbs promoted to global Pizza Hut CEO, effective January 1, 2015

Gibbs will succeed Scott Bergren who is retiring; Tracy Skeans promoted to President, Pizza Hut, International   LOUISVILLE, KY (November 3, 2014) – YUM Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced today that David Gibbs will be promoted to Global Pizza Hut Chief Executive Officer on January 1, 2015. Gibbs, 51, who currently serves as President, PizzaMore »

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 $12.9 billion in annual sales with more than 14,967 stores in 90 countries. Pizza Hut firstMore »

Chuck E. Cheese’s announces acquisition of Peter Piper Pizza

IRVING, Texas, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – CEC Entertainment, Inc. (“CEC”), the nationally recognized leader in family dining and entertainment which operates 577 Chuck E. Cheese’s stores, today announced that CEC has acquired Peter Piper Pizza (“Peter Piper”), a leading pizza and entertainment restaurant chain operating 32 company-owned locations and 115 franchises in the southwesternMore »