Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Read all about how two seemingly unrelated concepts - pizza and newspapers - have merged together to create a brand experience at Pizza Press that feels timeless, yet modern.
Eric Buckner, Senior Product Manager - Mobile for Sears Holdings, discusses where to start when considering a mobile loyalty program.
Although fresh, quality ingredients are an essential part of a successful fast casual pizzeria, here's the secret recipe for success.
Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint
Technology and social media outlets provide opportunities to personalize messages, but showing the locals you care about their community is proving to be an effective way to target customers and build loyalty.
Not sure where to begin? Here are eight things eateries should consider before starting the website building process.
Retail and restaurant managers will see clear benefits to the simplification of data access.
Clayton Chan, COO for San Francisco Soup Company, discusses the restaurant chain's use of BLE beacons.
Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria has inked a development agreement for three restaurants in the Southeastern United States, including South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.
Hoping to encourage a dialogue around race-related issues, the Seattle-based coffee giant devised the now partially dismantled "Race Together" campaign where baristas write the slogan on Starbucks coffee cups, and engage select customers in a conversation on race.
Restaurant operators need to be aware of how FDA regulations apply to restaurants because they are now competing against companies that are being held to the same menu labeling standard.
Food waste is a fact of the restaurant business, and for something that cannot be completely avoided, the toll it takes is steep. Food waste has a spectrum of consequences that spans the erosion of profits to negatively impacting the ecosystem and harming the sustainability of the planet.
Restaurants are beginning to integrate various technologies that are allowing them to achieve greater efficiencies.
Managing your restaurant digitally has plenty of advantages and with the rapidly changing workforce, it may even soon be necessary.
With 22 units open, Your Pie is hoping to break out of the Southeast and go nationwide.
In our business, every morsel has been bought and paid for, and its value lies in its resale, not its position at the bottom of a trash can.
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Axis Purchasing, the group purchasing organization, identified savings for its foodservice
members of more than $15 million in 2014.
Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza announced the grand opening of a new San Francisco restaurant at Stonestown Galleria on Saturday, March 28.
The sandwich and smoothie franchise expects to open 20 locations throughout Greater Charlotte within the next five years.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit launched their twist on the traditional Easter Feast this month.
Coconut’s Fish Café hosted a Founder’s Party for their second Dallas-Fort Worth location to welcome new customers.
Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina is looking to outpace results from its successful 2014 as the brand expands throughout the U.S.
California Pizza Kitchen will celebrate its 30th anniversary on March 27.
Brands with the highest scores for equity receive the Harris Poll EquiTrend "Brand of the Year" award for their category.
The Pizza Press, a fast-casual, build-your-own pizza restaurant, announced the grand opening celebration of its second location at 155 North Glassell in Old Towne Orange, California on Saturday, March 28th, starting at noon with pizza, drinks and prizes.
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the High Volume Independent Restaurants database to its line of research products.
By going cage-free, food businesses can also stay at the forefront of market trends, since several major corporations – including Burger King, Starbucks, Aramark, and Unilever – have proactively committed to transition to sourcing only cage-free eggs over the next several years.
BURGERFI has announced its first international development agreement. In a deal with EFIT SA DE CV, 40 restaurants are planned for Mexico City and the surrounding areas over the next five to seven years.
Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint announced today the signing of its largest franchise deal to date.
On Friday, March 27, the US Air Force Veteran, Brian Patnett, will open Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Brandywine.
Starbucks surpassed Subway to become the No. 2 restaurant chain in U.S. sales with McDonald's coming in second, according to USA Today's article on Technomic's "2015 Top 500 Chain Report."
Peet’s Coffee today introduced Javiva Blended, a new blended iced coffee beverage now available in all Peet’s stores nationwide.
Restaurant operators are paying higher prices this year during March Madness for bone-in wings, spending 63 percent more than in 2014.
Granbury Solutions announced the unveiling of a new online ordering system, Thr!ve Online at the 2015 Pizza Expo in Las Vegas.
Technomic released results regarding the 500 largest restaurant chains in the United States, which found that the restaurants accelerated their cumulative sales to a 4 percent increase growth in 2014, totaling an estimated $274.4 billion.
Jersey Mikes, a fast casual sub shop, is gearing up for its "Day of Giving" promotion, which deems 100% of sales at participating Jersey Mike's Subs nationwide be donated to more than 120 local charities.
Blink, a crisis communications agency serving food channels, opened its doors today, with locations in Atlanta, Chicago and San Francisco.
LivingSocial has released its "Restaurants Trends & Insights for 2015" report, which found that 68 percent of restaurateurs have limited marketing budgets and 49 percent of respondents have difficulty tracking ROI of marketing investments as their most significant marketing challenges.
Pollo Campero, the world's largest Latin chicken restaurant brand, announced an 11.8 percent same store sales growth at comparable United States stores for the period January-February of 2015.
McAlister's Deli announced today it is targeting Phoenix for franchise growth.
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. announced Monday that a second Washington, DC-area Red Robin Burger Works will open on March 23, 2015 at 1028 19th Street, NW in the Golden Triangle.
UCLA Extension will host the 19th Annual UCLA Extension Restaurant Industry Conference on Thursday, April 16 at UCLA Covel Commons in Los Angeles.
The National Restaurant Association is celebrating Women’s History month this March by recognizing the contributions of many women who have achieved success in restaurants and promoted the industry.
On Thursday, March 26, Marco’s Pizza is celebrating National Spinach Day by offering customers a free medium Grilled Chicken Florentine pizza for bringing a can of spinach to the store.
The Stillwater restaurant will mark Pie Five’s 40th location in 11 states.
'Depending on the goals and perspectives of a food production company, egg producer or other food system stakeholder, those trade-offs may be weighed differently.'
The International Franchise Association announced today that it will appeal a recent decision in federal court that the organization claims allows the city of Seattle to discriminate against small franchised businesses as part of the city's 2014 minimum wage law.
International Franchise Association Executive Vice President, Government Relations & Public Policy Robert Cresanti issued a statement on the passage of Senate Joint Resolution 8, a resolution disapproving new union election rules from the National Labor Relations Board.
Thursday, March 26 is National Spinach Day, a day honoring the leafy green vegetable that's loved by both Popeye and parents.
Zaxby’s is celebrating its 25th anniversary. It started in March 1990 as a local restaurant serving the college community of Statesboro, Georgia.
Baristas Coffee Company, Inc. announced that BMOC Partners, who is a Baristas master franchiser, has completed the lease agreements for its third franchised Baristas Coffee Company location, serving eastern and central Pennsylvania.
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Tropical Smoothie Café announced it is actively pursuing Philadelphia and Northern New Jersey for franchise growth.