Godfather’s Pizza celebrates 40th anniversary

OMAHA, NE, September 3, 2013 – “The taste worth doing anything for.” “Pizza, the way pizza was meant to be.” “Pizza pie piled high.” The slogans may have changed, but Godfather’s Pizza, Inc.’s mission to make the perfect pie for passionate pizza people has remained consistent. 40 years of putting great taste first has garneredMore »

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint Opens 18th Unit

ATLANTA, GA August, 2013 –Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint announced the opening of its 18th unit on August 17th in East Cobb County at 4101 Roswell Road, Suite 1100 in the Providence Square Home Depot Shopping Center in Atlanta, Georgia. To celebrate the newest Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint opening, the restaurant served free 9-inch, any threeMore »

Inc. Magazine ranks Patxi’s Pizza 24th Fastest Growing Food & Beverage Company

SAN FRANCISCO, CA –– INC. Magazine ranks Patxi’s Pizza #24 on their annual list of fastest growing Food & Beverage Companies in 2013’s Inc. 5,000—up from their #32 ranking in 2012. The highly anticipated ranking system celebrates the fastest growing privately held companies in the United States each year. Patxi’s Pizza ranked 1,217 overall, makingMore »

SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza’s second franchise to be San Francisco Bay

Kansas City, MO (August 13, 2013) – SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza has completed an agreement with the Parker Hospitality Group to develop SPIN! restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area. This is the second franchise agreement for SPIN!, whose first franchise location recently was opened in Southern California by Hofman Hospitality Group (HHG). Parker Hospitality GroupMore »

Toppers Pizza announces Chris Cheek as chief development officer

WHITEWATER, Wis. –Toppers Pizza, an eclectic franchise pizza delivery brand, is thrilled to welcome Chris Cheek to the Toppers family as the brand’s first Chief Development Officer. Cheek’s impressive and extensive resume prepares him perfectly for this new role, which will include franchisee recruitment, as well as working closely with both franchisees and corporate toMore »

BURKE Hires Quality Assurance and Technical Service Team

BURKE Hires Quality Assurance and Technical Service Team

NEVADA, Iowa—Burke Corporation, leader in fully cooked meat products, has announced that Amanda Lockhart will be Director of Quality Assurance and Technical Services. Lockhart joins the Burke team to oversee food safety and quality systems and support the operations, sales and marketing groups. “Amanda’s deep experience and knowledge of food safety and quality systems willMore »

Peter Cooper Joins Middleby as Vice President of Business Development, Consultant and Design Services

Elgin, IL (July 31, 2013)- The Middleby Corporation announced today the addition of Peter Cooper as Vice President of Business Development Consultant and Design Services. Mr. Cooper acts as a liaison between all of the Middleby brands and the design and consultant community. “Peter’s experience at Johnson & Wales is an invaluable asset to allMore »

Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen celebrates heritage with Passport to Italy Sweepstakes

MORRISTOWN, N.J., July 29, 2013 – This summer, Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen (http://www.villafreshitaliankitchen.com) is partnering for the first time with Ciao Italy & Carrani Tours to launch an integrated social experience – Passport to Italy. The user-friendly Facebook sweepstakes invites consumers to experience the wonders of Italian culture and enter for a chance to winMore »