Only 12 percent of restaurant operators consider themselves to be cutting-edge in implementing technology, according to a recent study conducted by the National Restaurant Association and sponsored by American Express. “Research demonstrates the integral role technology can play in helping...
Papa John's International Inc. today announced financial results for the three- and six-month periods that ended June 26.
Pie Five Pizza Co. is opening its second Alabama location at 7450 Airport Blvd.
A new app introduced this week called DineSafe claims to take the risk out of eating out for people who have allergies or who are on special diets. About 15 million Americans have food allergies, while 60 percent have dietary restrictions, according to a news release from DineSafe.
Little Caesars is bringing back an old favorite in its Box Set, according to a news release.
The Queen City of Cincinnati, Ohio is getting yet another Rapid Fired pizza late this summer, according to a company press release. The Montgomery Road location is in an area anticipated to draw large crowds, so this restaurant is nearly...
There's a lot of buzz lately in the food service community about Instagram and its value as a visual marketing tool. That's part of the reason a Toronto-based marketer started delving into the platform's value and use across the food-service...
Good news for McDonald's and Papa John's shareholders this week. The boards of both chains declared quarterly dividends for company shareholders late Thursday, according to separate news releases. In Chicago, McDonald's said it will pay a quarterly cash dividend of 89 cents per share on Sept.
Firenza Pizza signed a development agreement for five new units in North Carolina, according to a company press release. The locations will be developed over the next four years and the first will open this year in Charlotte.
Uno Pizzeria & Grill calls its new Chicago thin-crust pizza its biggest new product launch since Deep Dish Pizza was brought on to the scene in 1943, according to a news release. "Chicago thin crust is a game-changer for Uno's...
The Church Restaurant Group will open the first Malawi's Pizza franchise on the eastern seaboard this fall, according to a news release. The first of five Virginia locations will open then in Fredericksburg and begin — like the other three...
Gatti's Pizza opened its first new restaurant since the chain was purchased in 2015 by Sovrano, LLC. The new location is on East Belt Line Road in Richardson, Texas and offers table-side service and outdoor seating. "There is a strong...
Hot Italian pizza bar, a Californian concept, is partnering with Niello Fiat in hosting the seventh annual Moderno Italiano Festival being held Aug. 12 -14. Events will be held at all three locations: Midtown Sacramento, Davis and Public Market Emeryville,...
Pieology Pizzeria has opened its first Arkansas location in Fayetteville at 1777 Martin Luther King Blvd. The location is owned and operated by the Kingdom Pies LLC franchise group.
HotSchedules and BiRite Foodservice Distributors have announced a partnership intended to help restaurant and hospitality managers accurately order and monitor inventory. Managers can now receive BiRite products through HotSchedules inventory, according to a release. HotSchedules is an application that allows...
Pieology Pizzeria is opening its second North Carolina location, this one will be at 4158 Main, North Hills, Suite 103, in Raleigh. The franchise is the second owned and operated by Segovia Aslan Enterprises. "We're excited to continue our expansion in the southeast with our second North Carolina location in Raleigh.
MSC Retail announced a lease agreement with &Pizza, according to a company press release. The unit will occupy 2,375 square feet of a 50,000-square-foot facility operated by Midwood Investment and Development.
Dollar sales of smoothie makers declined during the first part of 2016, a press release said. According to the NPD Group, a global information company, dollar sales of these systems declined 10 percent.
Sodexo, a food service company, is partnering with Humane Society International to supply cage-free eggs across the globe by 2025. The announcement follows a pledge to switch 20 million pounds of liquid eggs used in the U.S. to cage-free in the next five years.
Pieology opened its third Florida location in Jacksonville, according to a company press release.