Arkansas Joins the Circle of Crust with Pie Five Development Deal

Another State Bites the Crust as Pie Five Continues Expansion across the Nation   DALLAS, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Sharing is caring and the country’s leading fast-casual pizza chain, Pie Five Pizza, is ready to share their fast, made to order, handcrafted pizzas with the great state of Arkansas.  Today, Pie Five announced plansMore »

Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria Signs Development Deal for Five Restaurants in Houston

SANTA BARBARA, Cali. – Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria, the only create-your-own, hand crafted pizzeria concept of its kind with a World Pizza Champion at the helm, has signed a five-unit deal for Houston. This marks the brand’s first franchise development agreement in the state of Texas. The new Persona locations in Houston will be ownedMore »

PizzaRev Heats Up Santa Barbara and Palmdale, CA

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Craft Your Own Pizza Concept Donates more than $10,000 to Local Charities   LOS ANGELES  (April 29, 2015) – California’s award winning fast-casual pizza concept, PizzaRev, expands the better pizza revolution with the opening of two new corporate-owned locations this month in Santa Barbara, CA and Palmdale, CA. PizzaRev opened eight new restaurants since JanuaryMore »

Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria Opens 41st Location In One Of Chicago’s Hottest Neighborhoods

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Just in time for Chicago’s al fresco dining season, Lou Malnati’s will offer great outdoor dining space in Lincoln Square   CHICAGO, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — In 1971, Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria (www.LouMalnatis.com) opened their first restaurant on Lincoln Avenue in Lincolnwood. On Monday, May 4, the family owned business will open their 41st locationMore »

Fast Casual Fuels Technomic Top 500 Growth Once Again

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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 »

We’re Going to Need a Bigger … Everything! Pizza Hut Introduces Big Flavor Dippers Pizza

World’s Largest Pizza Company Creates Nearly 2-Foot Long Playful Pizza Option that Includes 24 Dipping Strips and 4 Sauce Choices for $12.99; Free 2-liter Pepsi Product When Ordered at PizzaHut.com   PLANO, TEXAS (April 27, 2015) – Pizza night across the country is getting a big upgrade thanks to the newest innovation from Pizza Hut®:More »

TXU Energy, Papa John’s Celebrate Earth Day by Distributing 12,000 Tree Seedlings Around Houston

HOUSTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — TXU Energy and Papa John’s partnered to deliver 12,000 Loblolly Pine seedlings to customers ordering pizza from Houston-area Papa John’s in celebration of Earth Day. “I’ve worked with TXU Energy for many years, and I knew this was going to be a great way to celebrate our partnership andMore »

Suwanee, Georgia Based Sid’s Pizza & Grill Announces Special Franchise Pricing For Veterans

(April 27, 2015) Suwanee, Georgia based Sid’s Pizza & Grill Managing Member Stan Kurnett announced today the company is offering a special discount to veterans interested in owning a Sid’s Pizza franchise. Active and honorably discharged former members of the military receive a 50% reduction in the initial franchise fee, a savings of $15,000. SaidMore »

MURPHY O’BRIEN PUBLIC RELATIONS ANNOUNCES NEW RESTAURANT CLIENT, PIZZAREV

Leading Los Angeles-Based Public Relations Agency Selected as Agency of Record for PizzaRev     LOS ANGELES, Calif. (April 21, 2015) – Murphy O’Brien Public Relations, a leading Los Angeles public relations firm, today announced that it has been selected as the strategic communications agency of record by PizzaRev, a fast-casual, build your own pizzaMore »