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August 11, 2017 |

GAPCo Hosts Annual Fundraiser to Benefit Local Elementary School

Donate school supplies, receive a free slice of pizza at Greenville Avenue Pizza Company What: On Thursday, August 17th, Greenville Avenue Pizza Company is hosting its 5th annual “Slices for Supplies” event, a charitable initiative to benefit a local DISD elementary school. Pizza eaters everywhere are invited to join in by swinging by GAPCo anytime… Read More

August 11, 2017 |

Hungry Howie’s Pizza signs 20 store development deal in Arizona

National Pizza Franchise Brings on New Franchisee to Further Develop Southwestern Presence MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. (August 11, 2017) – Hungry Howie’s Pizza, originator of the Flavored Crust® pizza, has inked a 20-store multi-unit agreement in Arizona with plans to open the new locations within the next five years. In addition, franchisee Fawzi Simon has also… Read More

August 11, 2017 |

New York’s Famed Artichoke Basille’s Pizza Announces 12th Location Now Open In Miami, FL

The Concept Which Boasts Legions Of Fans From Native New Yorkers To Celebrities Is Now Expanding Nationwide Miami, FL (August, 2017) — The highly anticipated Artichoke Basille’s Pizza, the largest and fastest growing New York pizza concept, and a popular New York City institution since first opening in NYC’s East Village in 2008, recently opened their twelfth location in Miami. … Read More

August 4, 2017 |

New York Legends Live!

We’re calling them New Faces in the Pizza Pantheon, and any way you slice it they’ve become legends on the New York scene. Paulie Gee, Mark Iacono (Lucali) and Roberto Caporuscio (Kesté) have built second-generation landmark pizzerias with one foot in tradition and the other in the 21st century. We’re excited to have Scott Wiener,… Read More

August 1, 2017 |

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Expo Spotlight: Make Plans Now For Pizza & Pasta Northeast!

October 17-18, 2017 On October 17th and 18th you’ll have the opportunity to meet with leading suppliers, manufacturers and distributors at the first-ever Pizza & Pasta Northeast tradeshow. If you’re looking for new ways to create revenue or just want to find out what the latest trends are in the pizza and Italian restaurant segments,… Read More

July 21, 2017 |

The Pizza Show Season 2 kicks off at Pizza Expo

Frank Pinello, owner of Best Pizza in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, leads off his second season of The Pizza Show at International Pizza Expo 2017.  Pinello takes The Pizza Show viewers into the world of pizza and its culture. The Pizza Show is presented by VICE Media’s food-centric channel Munchies (@Munchies) Read More

Staying Ahead of Restaurant Trends Keep Pizzerias On Top

The restaurant industry is ever changing. With new restaurants popping up on a daily basis, a pizzeria’s competition can change quickly. Pizza Today offers real-time news covering pizzeria concepts, new pizzeria openings, information about the pizza industry’s top chains and franchising information. We also cover pizza industry competitions from around the world, and follow along as pizzaioli make their journeys to International Pizza Expo, held annually in Las Vegas.
Pizzeria concepts take advantage of the restaurant trends from fast-casual to new menu items. Staying updated with news in the industry can help give your long-standing pizzeria a competitive edge or provide you with new information for opening a pizzeria of your own.

 

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