Wheat is down more than 40 cents in two weeks.
Gas prices continue to drop from Independence Day spike.
After hitting 6-year highs, gas prices tumble in a week.
Corn prices were up 13 percent in the first six weeks of 2014 which will adversely affect the price of many of the foods you stock in your restaurant.
Public pizza company stocks ride the positive jobs report.
Pizza Hut parent company hits another fresh 52-week high last week.
Yum! Brands reach a fresh 52-week high on Friday.
Gas prices inch higher as summer approaches.
For all it endures, a counter has to be tough, but durability often comes at a cost.
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Cheese prices rise sharply to close out last week.
Liguria Foods has introduced a new premium pepperoni brand: Bravo Gusto.
Bravo Gusto joins the Liguria family of pepperoni, which includes Liguria Rosso, Rosso Spicy, the milder Gratifica, and the original Liguria.
According to a news release, Liguria developed the new brand as its top-of-the-line offering.
Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation today announced it has engaged Dr. M. (Mali) S.
DaVinci Gourmet has introduced new smoothies made without artificial sweeteners, colors or preservatives. According to a news release, the smoothies include two servings of fruit per 8-ounce finished drink and are geared toward the foodservice industry. "With healthy eating on...
Tyson Foods has commenced a cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of The Hillshire Brands Company at a price of $63.00 per share. The tender offer is being made pursuant to the previously announced merger agreement dated July 1, among the two companies.
The tender offer period will expire at midnight Aug.
Henny Penny announced it has received three B2 Awards of Excellence from the Business Marketing Association. The awards were presented for the company’s new corporate website (HennyPenny.com), for its "Math" advertising campaign and for a microsite created to support that...
Jodi Berg, president and CEO of Vitamix, has received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award in the Family Business Category in the Northeast Ohio region. Vitamix was founded by Berg’s great grandfather in 1921. According to a news...
Ice-O-Matic, a manufacturer of ice machines, storage bins and dispensers, has announced a new addition to its lineup of Energy Star-rated machines. The ICEU226A joins the company’s selection of more than 30 machines to be awarded the Energy Star certification, meeting guidelines set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Sabert Corporation announced today that Founder and CEO Albert Salama received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 Award in the Excellence in Distribution and Manufacturing category in the New Jersey region. Salama was selected by an independent...
According to an annual survey conducted by the Foodservice Packaging Institute, foodservice packaging converters, raw material and machinery suppliers, foodservice distributors and operators expect sales growth this year. As part of the survey, more than 80 FPI members, including members...
This year's unexpected food cost increases will likely to force chain restaurants to raise menu prices even as competition gets tighter. A new report from supply chain co-op SpenDifference shows that sharp increases in commodities have raised concerns that consumer food-inflation could reach 3 percent by the end of this year.
TouchBistro today announced that it has integrated the Pay at Table service in the PayPal app with its TouchBistro mobile point-of-sale solution for tableside ordering. Customers at any participating TouchBistro location in North America can now use the PayPal app...
The Washington Post reports that Washington, D.C. lawmakers voted Tuesday to ban the use of plastic-foam food and drink containers by 2016.
In light of recent intentions by Tyson to acquire Hillshire Brands, a new survey conducted by just-food.com indicates that half of international food industry executives expect even more M&A activity this year. According to a release from just-food.com, the Tyson/Hillshire...
Pizzas for Patriots, in partnership with DHL Express, is returning for this Fourth of July. The campaign projects the delivery of 5,000 pizzas to service men and women stationed overseas, including in Afghanistan.
Pizzas 4 Patriots is a Chicago-based non-profit organization created in 2008 by Retired Master Sergeant Mark Evans and his son Kent.
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The National Restaurant Association has asked Governors Bobby Jindal (Louisiana), Rick Scott (Florida), Robert Bentley (Alabama), Phil Bryant (Mississsippi) and Rick Perry (Texas) to provide year-round access to Gulf of Mexico seafood. The NRA sent a letter to the governors...