Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria launches ‘authentic’ franchise opportunity

SANTA BARBARA, California – The pizza industry, once dominated by delivery and take out concepts, is now in the midst of reinventing itself to fit into the fast casual mold. And while there are a number of pizzerias jumping on the fast casual trend, none is more innovative than Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria, a create-your-own, handMore »

Pizza Inn Holdings Names Timothy Mullany as CFO

Former Smashburger executive brings wide-ranging expertise to international chain and rapidly growing fast-casual concept, Pie Five Pizza DALLAS, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZI) announced today that it has hired Timothy Mullany to become the company’s Chief Financial Officer, effective Monday, May 5. Mullany comes to Pizza Inn Holdings afterMore »

Pizza Hut trots out ‘Thoroughbread Sticks’ in honor of Kentucky Derby

PLANO, TEXAS (April 30, 2014) – The first Saturday in May in the state of Kentucky brings with it many iconic traditions: roses, fancy hats, mint juleps and an unparalleled gathering of luminaries cheering on the best thoroughbred race horses in the world. Pizza Hut announced today that it is adding a new item toMore »

Domino’s Pizza launches new iPad ordering app

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 28, 2014 – Domino’s Pizza is taking the next step in technology innovation. The he recognized world leader in pizza delivery announced the release of its ordering app for iPad which will put pizza at the center of everything –– including updated, mouthwatering food photography and a newly created, more realisticMore »

Pie Five Pizza be jammin’ with New Jerk Chicken Pie

DALLAS, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Perfecting a flavor as bold as Jamaican jerk is something Pie Five Pizza Chef Andy Wittman didn’t take lightly.  The pizza trailblazer set out to capture the authentic taste of the Caribbean, and his latest culinary marvel proves he’s still at the top of his game. Pie Five’s newMore »

PizzaRev Franchise Celebrates Two Years of Crafting

Booming Build-Your-Own Pizza Concept Poised to Reach 65 Units in 2015 Los Angeles, CA (April 23, 2014) — Two years ago, PizzaRev forever changed the rules of the Los Angeles pizza game by empowering customers to “Craft Their Own.” The anniversary was marked yesterday with a special $5 pizza day at PizzaRev’s inaugural Northridge, Calif.More »

Domino’s Pizza introduces Specialty Chicken

‘Failure is an option’ in campaign promoting first new menu item since Handmade Pan Pizza ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — While it is the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, Domino’s Pizza (NYSE: DPZ) continues to show it is a legitimate player in the chicken business – and beginning today, launches itsMore »

Villa Enterprises and General Growth Properties ink deal to open 40 mall-based Villa Italian Kitchen units

Villa Enterprises, a global multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor, announced today that it has signed a deal with Chicago-based General Growth Properties, Inc. to open 40Villa Italian Kitchen quick-serve restaurants in regional malls throughout the U.S. “We’ve been aggressively expanding the footprint of our Villa Italian Kitchen brand over the past several years, and thisMore »

Boston Pizza cooks up game-changing “Reverse Delivery” strategy just in time for hockey playoffs

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 1, 2014 /CNW/ – After introducing Canadians to the Joy of Finger Cooking two years ago, Boston Pizza today announced it’s changing the pizza delivery game once again with the re-introduction of Reverse Delivery, an idea first conceptualized by the brand in the 1970s. With Reverse Delivery, Boston Pizza’s 358 locations acrossMore »