Donatos Pizza names Pendrey Chief Operating Officer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (February 24, 2014) — Tom Krouse, President and Chief Executive Officer of Donatos Pizza, has announced the appointment of Thomas G. Pendrey as Chief Operating Officer for the Columbus OH-based pizza chain.  Pendrey brings over 20 years of senior level experience in the areas of strategic planning, operations, financial management, sales and marketing,More »

Minnesota-Based SOLOS Pizza Café to open first franchise

Twin Cities, MN (February 21, 2014) – SOLOS Pizza Café Franchising LLC, is proud to announce it will open its fourth location and first franchise in the Twin Cities. “We are really excited to open our first franchise and to further expanding SOLOS presence in the Twin Cities area and beyond,” says Brian Banick, presidentMore »

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint grew 250 percent; plans 35 openings in 2014

(ATLANTA, GA) February 2014 – An Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint is coming soon to a town near you. The original fast casual pizza chain dives into 2014 with aggressive growth and impressive new market penetration. Since opening its first location more than five years ago in Atlanta, Georgia, Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint grew by 250More »

American Pizza Community welcomes two new members to coalition

Washington, D.C. – February 11, 2014 – The American Pizza Community (APC) announces that The Streets of New York and Pieology have joined the coalition as new members. Members of the APC include large and small pizza brands and franchisees from around the country as well as vendors and suppliers that make up the pizzaMore »

Jet’s debuts heart-shaped pizza

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — For the first time ever, Michigan-based Jet’s Pizza will offer heart-shaped pizzas February 9-15 as a Valentine’s Day promotion. The 8-slice pizza is made with hand-tossed round dough and will be available at participating Jet’s locations nationwide. The cost for a premium mozzarella cheese and one toppingMore »

zpizza tantalizes pizza lovers’ taste buds with heart-shaped pizzas this Valentine’s Day

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — This Valentine’s Day, zpizza will offer pizza lovers heart-shaped Brick Oven Baked and Take N Bake pizzas in honor of the national holiday for loved ones. zpizza’s fresh and eclectic pizza selections–including popular picks such as cheese and pepperoni as well as Creation Pizzas –– Napoli, ZBQ, Tuscan, Provence andMore »

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers to open new Jacksonville, Florida, location

Mellow Mushroom Bakers will open in the Shoppes of Avondale in Jacksonville, Florida, on Monday, February 10th, at 3611 St. John’s Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida, 32205. This Mellow will offer a warm, welcoming ambiance which incorporates the history that occurred in this very spot. “We are thrilled to bring Mellow Mushroom to Avondale,” states owner JohnMore »

Aubree’s Pizzeria & Grill continues rapid expansion throughout Michigan

YPSILANTI, Mich., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Aubree’s Pizzeria & Grill recently announced the opening of two locations expected to open this year in South Lyon and Grand Blanc.  The announcement comes shortly after the completion of a $1.2 million renovation of their Marquette restaurant, and puts them on pace to have eight units operating by theMore »

LaRosa’s Pizzeria hands out annual awards

The 3rd Annual LaRosa’s Pizzeria of the Year Award was recently presented to Melissa and Joel Englehard, Owners of LaRosa’s, Oxford, Ohio, in the Greater Cincinnati area. The award recognizes The Englehards for their Best of Class performance for overall business operations including excellence in food safety, cleanliness and organization, guest satisfaction and profitability. JoelMore »

Godfather’s Pizza offers specially-made heart-shaped pizzas

OMAHA, NE , January 22, 2014 – In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Godfather’s Pizza is offering two “love-inspired” food options. In addition to the popular heart-shaped one-topping pizza, customers can now purchase Godfather’s Pizza’s specially-made heart-shaped Strawberry Dessert Streusel.  If the consumer is feeling a little more “love me not” this year, both varieties alsoMore »