American Pizza Community Salutes Small Business Saturday

Washington, D.C. – November 24, 2015 – Pizza store owners around the country will share their support with local small businesses on Saturday, November 28th to celebrate Small Business Saturday™ and encourage everyone to “buy local, eat local.”  With 54 percent of the 73,000 pizzerias in the U.S. independently-owned, there is no industry more reflectiveMore »

American Pizza Community applauds committee passage of ‘common sense’ menu labeling bill

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Bipartisan Effort Will Limit Regulatory Burden, Ensure Consumer Access to Important Nutrition Information, Heads to House Floor for Vote Washington, D.C., November 19, 2015 – The American Pizza Community (APC), a coalition of pizza companies, franchisees, and suppliers who employ more than 400,000 Americans, lauds the bipartisan coalition of Members of the U.S. House EnergyMore »

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 »

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 »

Domino’s Launches Purpose-Built Pizza Delivery Vehicle

Domino's is launching the Domino's DXP(TM) (Delivery Expert), a specially designed and built pizza delivery vehicle. (PRNewsFoto/Domino's Pizza)

Domino’s Innovative DXP™ Created by Three Great Michigan Brands and an International Crowdsourcing Design Competition ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — In its latest innovation as the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, Domino’s (NYSE: DPZ) is launching the Domino’s DXP™ (Delivery Expert), a specially designed and built pizza delivery vehicle. The DXPMore »

10 ways pizzerias celebrated National Pizza Month


Here at Pizza Today, we kicked off National Pizza Month with the release of our coveted Hot 100 Independent Pizzerias list. Let’s look around the country to see how pizzerias commemorated National Pizza Month. Pizzerias got into the National Pizza Month spirit by: Introducing new pizzas. Grimaldi’s Pizzeria has paraded out five special Chef selections,More »

Solo dining on the rise

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Reservations for one are up 62 percent on OpenTable   OpenTable, an online reservation service, has recently released an analysis of the nation’s restaurants’ table party size. The results: the fastest growing table party sizes are parties of one. Solo dining grew 62 percent in the past two years. What does this trend mean forMore »

Pizza is officially the Most Instagrammed Food


Italian PR agency Klaus Davi and chef Alessio Mecozzi have backed a research study of the world’s most Instagrammed food. And the winner is pizza, of course. Researchers combed through 300 million food photos, finding that 17 million used the hashtag #pizza. Fun findings include: Pizza outpaced burgers 10-1. Second place went to sushi andMore »