Domino’s Pizza debuts pizza emoji ‘tweet-to-order”

Dominos pizza emoji

Beginning May 20, ordering from Domino’s Pizza will be as easy as a tweet. The new “tweet-to-order” system will be available to the U.S. market. Frequent customers will able to simply send a pizza emoji to Domino’s on Twitter to order. Regulars will complete an “easy order” pizza profile. Once they are in Domino’s system,More »

Fast Casual Fuels Technomic Top 500 Growth Once Again


Pieology ends year as fastest-growing chain, becomes first build-your-own pizza concept to crack ranks of largest brands   CHICAGO, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Once again, there is nothing casual about the fast-casual sector’s ascent as the growth engine of the U.S. restaurant industry. Fast-casual brands in Technomic Inc.’s Top 500 Chain Restaurant Report increasedMore »

Punxsy Pizza Awarded Pennsylvania Restaurant Neighbor Award

Scott Anthony, owner of Punxsy Pizza and Scott Depp, Punxsutawney’s fire chief

The Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association (PRLA) recently gathered at the Peddler’s Inn in Lahaska, Pa for their annual spring meeting. A highlight of this meeting is the presentation of the Restaurant Neighbor Award.   Fifteen years ago, the National Restaurant Association together with the award’s founding partner, American Express, created the Restaurant Neighbor Award toMore »

Pizza My Heart delivery driver fulfills special request


KTVU –   Pizza My Heart in Palo Alto, California, is used to fulfilling unusual requests, as long as they are reasonable. Customers often use the “Special Instructions” area in the pizza company’s online ordering system to make unique requests, like drawing a dinosaur eating a baby seal on a pizza box or make aMore »

Pizza Refund! Pizza Hut Adds A Little Flavor To Tax Season With First-Ever National Pizza Return

Pizza Hut P2 Form Infographic

Married Ordering Jointly or Married Ordering Separately, Fans Invited to Visit to Redeem 2014 Pizza Return; World’s Largest Pizza Company to Give Pizza Eaters the “Pizza They Deserve” PLANO, Texas, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — For people everywhere, tax season is often associated with complicated forms, looming deadlines and major headaches. This year, Pizza HutMore »

International Pizza Challenge 2015 Winners are…


Champions of the 2015 International Pizza Challenge, a culinary competition designed to pit pizzaiolos against their fellow pizza makers to determine the world’s best pizza maker, were crowned at the International Pizza Expo in Las Vegas. 2015 International Pizza Challenge Winners are… 2015 Traditional Division Regional Winners: • Northeast: Marco Flores, Williamsburg Pizza, Brooklyn, NYMore »

Pizza Expo 2015 — World Pizza Games Full Results

Shin Min-chul World Pizza Games

World Pizza Games 2015 Winners   Master Acrobatics — Min-Chul Shin, Mr. Pizza, South Korea (272 points) Individual Acrobatics — Min-Chul Shin, South Korea (261.5 points) Fastest Dough Stretch — Brittany Saxton, Six Hundred Downtown, Bellefontaine, OH (28:65 seconds, new record) Largest Dough Stretch — Spencer Glenn, Pizza My Heart, Monterey, CA (45.00) Fastest BoxMore »

International Pizza Challenge 2015 — Non-traditional, Pan Winners


Non-Traditional   Mid-America Region 1st: Brad Rocco 2nd: Jason Samosky 3rd: Daulton Cornell   International Region 1st: Sposato Domenico 2nd: Meghan O’Dea 3rd: Tim Antresen   Northwest Region 1st: Cameron Tittle 2nd: Ed Barbeau 3 rd: Randy Hueffmeier   Northeast Region 1st: Jeffrey Gontapski (Advanced to Finals) 2nd: Attilio Guarino 3rd: Drew Sassi   SouthwestMore »

Pizza Expo 2015 — Wednesday Highlights

World’s biggest pizza party in full swing Marc Malnati, co-owner of Lou Malnati’s in Chicago, launched Wednesday at Pizza Expo with his Keynote Address. The exposition hall, seminar rooms, demonstration areas and competition areas were a buzz of activity today. Here a few highlights of the day’s happenings: Highlights from the Pizza Expo Block PartyMore »

International Pizza Challenge: Traditional/ Napoletana Winners

Traditional Mid-America Region 1st: Robert Sipes — Marco’s Pizza, Toledo, Ohio (advances to final: fourth highest overall score) 2nd: Paul Cataldo 3rd: Joe Abdul   International Region 1st: Aaron Gehrman — Emilio Finatti Pizzeria, White Rock, BC, Canada (advances to final: third highest overall score) 2nd: Francesco Vitiello 3rd: Vincenzo Capuano   Southeast Region 1st:More »