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 »

Pizza Hut launches garlic Parmesan pizza

Pizza Hut launches garlic Parmesan pizza with three savory recipes featuring a creamy garlic Parmesan & romano sauce   For just $10, customers can choose from Chicken Bacon Tomato, Roasted Veggie or Five Cheese Please   PLANO, TEXAS (March 31, 2014) – There’s pizza, and then there’s this pizza. From the legendary kitchen of PizzaMore »

Utah company expands internationally with opening of Mexico City Little Caesars

Murray, Utah based Sizzling Platter, LLC (SPLLC) is about to go international. The restaurant management company will open its first Little Caesars in Mexico City, Mexico on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. “We are so excited to expand internationally and find a home for Little Caesars in Mexico,” said Ted Morton, Sizzling Platter CEO. “We operateMore »

Lincoln’s first Big Vinny’s Take & Bake Pizza celebrates grand opening

LINCOLN, NE, March 31, 2014 – Big Vinny’s Take & Bake Pizza will officially debut their first location in Lincoln, NE this Saturday, April 5 from  11 a.m. to 9 p.m. At the grand opening, customers can sign up for a chance to win free pizza for a year and will get to spin aMore »

Pizza Cucinova celebrates 2nd location with free pizza day April 9

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Pizza Cucinova, Columbus’ newest artisan pizza restaurant is celebrating its second location with Free Pizza Day Wednesday April 9. At the new location only, 1187 Olentangy River Rd. (3rd & Olentangy), Pizza Cucinova artisans will be crafting free pizzas from 11 am to 10 pm for all thoseMore »

Buffalo Wild Wings makes additional investment in PizzaRev

Los Angeles (April 2, 2014) — PizzaRev announced today that Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. has completed a second tranche of its equity investment in the Company. “Buffalo Wild Wings has been an incredible partner for PizzaRev over the last year as we have expanded our market presence and perfected our growth strategy,” said PizzaRev co-CEOMore »

NYPD Pizza to open new location this summer in Tempe’s Mill Avenue District

PHOENIX (March 18, 2014) – NYPD Pizza, a locally owned and operated family pizza kitchen, signed a lease this week to open its 11th location in the heart of downtown Tempe. The newest NYPD Pizza restaurant will open this summer at the Northwest corner of 3rd Street and Mill Avenue (222 S. Mill Avenue, #127,More »