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July 22, 2016 |

American Pizza Community Praises Three-Year Phase-In of New Overtime Eligibility Rule

Proposed Legislation Would Slow Down Implementation for Small Business Owners Washington, D.C. – July 21, 2016 – This week Representative Kurt Schrader (D-OR), along with several Democratic colleagues, introduced the Overtime and Reform Enhancement Act (H.R. 5813), legislation that calls for slowing down the implementation of the Department of Labor’s (DOL) final overtime eligibility rule introduced in… Read More

July 21, 2016 |

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Papa John’s Announces Completion of Transition to Antibiotic-free Grilled Chicken Toppings and Poppers

The pizza company celebrates latest clean label milestone in its BETTER INGREDIENTS. BETTER PIZZA. promise LOUISVILLE, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– In December of 2015, Papa John’s International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) announced that its grilled chicken pizza toppings and chicken poppers would consist of poultry raised without human or animal antibiotics and fed on a vegetarian diet by… Read More

July 20, 2016 |

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Pizza Today wins seven TABBIE AWARDS

Pizza Today has again been awarded a number of editorial and design awards from Trade, Association and Business Publications International (TABPI). The 13th annual TABBIE Awards recognize excellence in business-to-business publications from around the globe. This year netted more than 400 entries from around the globe. Pizza Today was only a handful of publications to… Read More

July 18, 2016 |

Papa Murphy’s Is The First National Pizza Brand to Serve Chicken Raised Without Antibiotics

Commitment is part of the company’s continued focus on food quality VANCOUVER, Wash. — (July 18, 2016) — Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRSH) announced that beginning today all of its 1,500+ stores nationwide are serving chicken raised without antibiotics across its entire menu. While national restaurants across the country have talked about serving chicken… Read More

July 18, 2016 |

Papa John’s opens its first store in the Netherlands

American pizza chain brings “Better Ingredients. Better Pizza.” concept to the Rijnstraat in Amsterdam AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Papa John’s International, Inc., world’s third-largest pizza delivery company, opens their first Dutch store on Monday, July 18th. The store is located at Rijnstraat number 60 in Amsterdam and will be open daily from 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.Papa… Read More

July 13, 2016 |

Pizza Hut Announces New Social Ordering Platform

Pizza Hut collaborates with Conversable to turn social media platforms into an intelligent, responsive storefront PLANO, Texas, July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Pizza Hut, recognized as the pizza restaurant which serves and delivers more pizzas than any other pizza restaurant in the world, along with leading SaaS platform tech company Conversable, are announcing today the launch… Read More

July 11, 2016 |

Pieology Pizzeria Announces Strategic Purchase of Project Pie

Leading Fast Casual Custom Pizza Chain Begins Segment Consolidation RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, California – (June 22, 2016) – Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create artisan-style custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations at one affordable price, announces its strategic purchase of Project Pie. Pieology Pizzeria is the first in the fast casual pizza segment… Read More

June 2, 2016 |

Stevi B’s Celebrates 20th Birthday and Recognizes Loyal Customers with Giveaway for 700 Tickets to Six Flags

Family-Friendly Pizza Buffet Kicks Off Summer Festivities on June 1 with Launch of ‘Slices for the People’ Limited Time Menu Stevi B’s, a leading fast casual pizza buffet serving premium pizza, pasta, salad and dessert, today announced its partnership with Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), the world’s largest regional theme park company, to give away… 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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