Press Releases

July 7, 2017

CTX WOW! Grilling System Selected as 2017 Kitchen Innovation Award Winner

Elgin, Ill. (July 6, 2017) – The CTX WOW! Grilling System has been chosen as a recipient of the 2017 Kitchen Innovation Award from the National Restaurant Association. The award was presented at the National Restaurant Association Show in May. “It is exciting that the Middleby Marshall and the CTX team are able to continuously… Read More

June 6, 2017

Malawi’s Pizza Grand Opening in Fredericksburg, VA Jun 23-25, Village of Spotsylvania Towne Centre

Celebrations, Giveaways and Family-friendly activities Throughout Weekend Tuesday, June 6, 2017 – Fredericksburg, VA – The Church Restaurant Group, LLC announced today the opening of the first Malawi’s Pizza – Pizza with a Purpose® franchise on the eastern seaboard with grand opening celebrations beginning Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25, 2017. The fast-casual gourmet… Read More

May 24, 2017

Hobart Announces Winners of Custom-Painted Mixer and Food Processor Giveaways

TROY, Ohio (May 23, 2017) — Hobart, the premium commercial food equipment manufacturer known for designing and building some of the most reliable, must-have equipment, has announced the winners of its recent custom-painted mixer and food processor giveaways. Mandy Kahlon of Antelope, California won a custom-painted Legacy® HL662 Pizza Mixer in a random drawing at… Read More

May 10, 2017

pieology, fast casual pizza chain

Pieology Pizzeria Welcomes New President Michael Nolan

Fast-Casual Industry Veteran Tapped to Lead Award-Winning Franchise Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.—May 8, 2017—Pieology, the creator of personally-inspired pizzas, announces the hire of former Smashburger President and CEO Michael J. Nolan. Nolan joined the 2015 #1 Fastest Growing Chain by Technomic earlier this month. Nolan brings with him more than 25 years of experience in… Read More

May 2, 2017

PizzaRev, ‘Be Revolutionary’ Campaign, Free Pizza for Life

PizzaRev Launches ‘Be Revolutionary’ Campaign, Will Award Free Pizza for Life

LOS ANGELES (May 2, 2017) – In celebration of the company’s success, growth and progress throughout the past five years, PizzaRev announced today the launch of its ‘Be Revolutionary’ campaign. To inspire and help spread revolutionary ideas, PizzaRev is asking its fans: “What does it mean to ‘Be Revolutionary?’ One submission via Instagram, Facebook or… Read More

March 16, 2017

Villa Restaurant Group announces Andrew Steinberg as Chief Operating Officer

Steinberg’s New Role Is Key Part of Villa Restaurant Group’s Growth Strategy MORRISTOWN, NJ, March 15, 2017:  As the company continues to evolve and expand its presence in the restaurant and hospitality industry, Villa Restaurant Group, global multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor, is proud to announce that Andrew Steinberg has been promoted to Chief Operating… Read More

February 7, 2017

Park Slope Italian Eatery Introduces Brooklyn to Centuries-Old Family Recipes

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — For close to 200 years, Peter Rizzi’s family has created treasured Italian foods for Sunday dinners and family gatherings. At Sweet Basil Pizzeria, which opened in Brooklyn last month, anyone can try these beloved recipes marked by slightly-sweet sauce and pleasant basil notes. “We wanted to bring old-world recipes back to Park Slope,” said Rizzi,… Read More

February 1, 2017

Hungry Howie’s Pizza blazes into 2017 with Technomic Consumer’s Choice Award and Unparalled Same Store Sales Growth

National Pizza Franchise Focuses on Internal Growth In Preparation for Nationwide Expansion MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. (Feb. 1, 2017) – Hungry Howie’s, originator of the Flavored Crust® pizza, recently won Technomic’s prestigious 2017 Consumers’ Choice Award in “overall takeout capabilities” within the Quick Service category, proving that the beloved pizza brand has already reached great success… Read More

January 11, 2017

RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. Names Scott Crane CEO

Dallas, Texas – RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAVE) today announced that the Board of Directors has named Scott Crane as Chief Executive Officer, effective today. Crane succeeds Interim CEO Clinton J. Coleman, who will remain in his role as a member of the Board, where he has served since 2007.   “Scott is dynamic leader… Read More