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June 1, 2016 |

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Expo Spotlight: Save the Date — Pizza Expo 2017

March 27 – 30 – Las Vegas Convention Center It’s never too early to start making plans to attend Pizza Expo 2017. At Pizza Expo you’ll discover what’s new, what’s working and what’s trending in the pizzeria industry. In today’s competitive environment you must do more than just create a great-tasting pizza to be successful…. Read More

May 19, 2016 |

American Pizza Community: New Federal Overtime Eligibility Rule Will Hurt Small Business and Job Opportunities

Washington, D.C. – May 19, 2016 – The Department of Labor has released its final ruling on overtime eligibility which calls for doubling the salary threshold for employees to be considered exempt from receiving overtime pay from $23,360 to $47,460.  Anyone making a salary of less than $47,460 will automatically qualify for overtime pay when… Read More

May 6, 2016 |

Boston Pizza provides hot meals and assistance in Fort McMurray wildfire relief efforts

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 5, 2016 /CNW/ – Boston Pizza restaurants across Canada have launched relief efforts to assist first responders, volunteers and all those affected by the wildfires in Fort McMurray. The company has been actively working with the Edmonton Emergency Relief Services and the Government of Alberta’s Emergency Operations Centre to determine the most… Read More

May 3, 2016 |

AccuTemp’s Accu-Steam Griddle voted 2016 FCSI Product of the Year

Fort Wayne, Indiana (May 2, 2016) – AccuTemp Products’ Accu-Steam Griddle beat out nine other Innovation Showcase finalists to be named FCSI The Americas – Product of the Year at their biennial Conference held in Nashville, Tennessee. Prior to the April 14-16, 2016 Conference, Accu-Steam was one of ten Innovation Showcase finalists selected from entries… Read More

April 29, 2016 |

Little Caesars Arena Announced As Name Of Detroit’s New Multi-Use Arena, Centerpiece Of $1.2 Billion District Detroit Development

DETROIT, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Olympia Entertainment and Little Caesars today announced a naming rights partnership establishing Little Caesars Arena as the name of Detroit’s new, 20,000+ seat downtown arena. The new Little Caesars Arena will serve as home of the Detroit Red Wings NHL franchise and countless other sports, entertainment and community events…. Read More

April 26, 2016 |

The American Pizza Community serves a slice of small business perspective to policymakers at annual fly-in

Coalition Members Discussed Industry Priorities with Legislators in Washington Washington, D.C., April 26, 2016 – Members of The American Pizza Community (APC) were on Capitol Hill on April 13th and 14th talking to legislators about policies that affect pizza stores, owners and employees.  The fly-in marked the fifth time small business franchise owners representing Domino’s,… Read More

April 25, 2016 |

#SafetyDelivered by Freedom Pizza

Freedom Pizza, the UAE pizza delivery company keeping the community supplied with delicious, honest pizza is on a mission to promote a strong safety culture amongst their delivery drivers and the public at large. Recently, they’ve launched what they proudly call Safety Delivered, a powerful initiative that’s driving this mission forward, tapping into people’s mindsets… 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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