Pizza Hut Announces New Social Ordering Platform

Pizza Hut collaborates with Conversable to turn social media platforms into an intelligent, responsive storefront PLANO, Texas, July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Pizza Hut, recognized as the pizza restaurant which serves and delivers more pizzas than any other pizza restaurant in the world, along with leading SaaS platform tech company Conversable, are announcing today the launchMore »

Pieology Pizzeria Announces Strategic Purchase of Project Pie

Leading Fast Casual Custom Pizza Chain Begins Segment Consolidation RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, California – (June 22, 2016) – Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create artisan-style custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations at one affordable price, announces its strategic purchase of Project Pie. Pieology Pizzeria is the first in the fast casual pizza segmentMore »

Stevi B’s Celebrates 20th Birthday and Recognizes Loyal Customers with Giveaway for 700 Tickets to Six Flags

Family-Friendly Pizza Buffet Kicks Off Summer Festivities on June 1 with Launch of ‘Slices for the People’ Limited Time Menu Stevi B’s, a leading fast casual pizza buffet serving premium pizza, pasta, salad and dessert, today announced its partnership with Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), the world’s largest regional theme park company, to give awayMore »

American Pizza Community: New Federal Overtime Eligibility Rule Will Hurt Small Business and Job Opportunities

Washington, D.C. – May 19, 2016 – The Department of Labor has released its final ruling on overtime eligibility which calls for doubling the salary threshold for employees to be considered exempt from receiving overtime pay from $23,360 to $47,460.  Anyone making a salary of less than $47,460 will automatically qualify for overtime pay whenMore »

Second Wave of Domino’s DXP Delivery Vehicles to Hit the Road This Summer

Franchisees asked, and Domino’s is delivering ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 16, 2016 – The launch of Domino’s DXP delivery vehicles last year has franchisees asking for more, and more they will get. This summer, Domino’s Pizza (NYSE: DPZ), the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, will roll out an additional 58 DXPs across 23 marketsMore »

Boston Pizza provides hot meals and assistance in Fort McMurray wildfire relief efforts

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 5, 2016 /CNW/ – Boston Pizza restaurants across Canada have launched relief efforts to assist first responders, volunteers and all those affected by the wildfires in Fort McMurray. The company has been actively working with the Edmonton Emergency Relief Services and the Government of Alberta’s Emergency Operations Centre to determine the mostMore »

AccuTemp’s Accu-Steam Griddle voted 2016 FCSI Product of the Year

Fort Wayne, Indiana (May 2, 2016) – AccuTemp Products’ Accu-Steam Griddle beat out nine other Innovation Showcase finalists to be named FCSI The Americas – Product of the Year at their biennial Conference held in Nashville, Tennessee. Prior to the April 14-16, 2016 Conference, Accu-Steam was one of ten Innovation Showcase finalists selected from entriesMore »

American Pizza Community Salutes Entrepreneurs During National Small Business Week

Washington, D.C. – May 2, 2016 – The American Pizza Community (APC) salutes National Small Business Week with stories of pizza store owners who started out small and how the industry supports the path to ownership.  There is no industry more representative of small business than that of pizza as many owners started out asMore »

Little Caesars Arena Announced As Name Of Detroit’s New Multi-Use Arena, Centerpiece Of $1.2 Billion District Detroit Development

DETROIT, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Olympia Entertainment and Little Caesars today announced a naming rights partnership establishing Little Caesars Arena as the name of Detroit’s new, 20,000+ seat downtown arena. The new Little Caesars Arena will serve as home of the Detroit Red Wings NHL franchise and countless other sports, entertainment and community events.More »

The American Pizza Community serves a slice of small business perspective to policymakers at annual fly-in

Coalition Members Discussed Industry Priorities with Legislators in Washington Washington, D.C., April 26, 2016 – Members of The American Pizza Community (APC) were on Capitol Hill on April 13th and 14th talking to legislators about policies that affect pizza stores, owners and employees.  The fly-in marked the fifth time small business franchise owners representing Domino’s,More »