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The Internet coupon service will expand into the takeout and delivery markets
Proposed labor rules could destroy the industry, claims International Franchise Association chief.
Pie Five Pizza announced that HCW Development will open units in Missouri, New Mexico and Arizona.
Pieology's Koreatown location in Los Angeles had opened with more locations still to come in the area.
Residents of New York, California and Indiana will soon see fast casual pizza expand throughout their state with several openings expected through October.
Nevada-based Pizza Factory Minden is celebrating the grand opening of its newly transformed restaurant on Aug. 1.
The company's flagship store opened in Chicago's Highland Park last fall, followed soon after by grand openings in Winnetka, Evanston, Lake Forest and Glencoe. An additional store is planned in Hinsdale later this year.
Atlanta-based fast-casual pizza brand Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint is expanding to two new locations this week, on pace to open a new unit every 10 days and meet its goal of 300 restaurants in five years.
Pizza kits are available for Jr. Chef parties for kids hosted at zpizza restaurants or in-home, which allows kids an opportunity to earn their Jr. Chef certification.
The chain has a pipeline of more than 400 restaurants set to open in 42 states, Washington, D.C. and Canada by 2020.
The international division also posted strong results with same store sales growth of 6.7 percent, marking the 86th consecutive quarter of international same store sales growth.
Yum! Brands reported Q2 results ended June 13, which showed a 3-percent growth in worldwide system sales.
The merger allows PF Hospitality Group to franchise Pizza Fusion restaurants specializing in organic fare free of artificial additives, such as preservatives, growth hormones, pesticides, nitrates and trans fats.
Looking to bring its ultra-thin crust, brick oven pies to a broader audience nationwide, Posh Tomato is actively seeking franchisees to open restaurants in the Mall of America and American Dream Mall in New Jersey.
Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza will open a new restaurant at Disney Springs in Walt Disney World Resort at Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
The Catering Institute is offering its second Catering Sales Management Workshop.
Chef Klime Kovaceski and his wife Anita have recently announced the opening of the CRUST Restaurant, which will serve pizza and modern Mediterranean cuisine.
Uncle Maddio’s Pizza is once again expanding in the Atlanta, Georgia area with its first unit in Smyrna by restaurant operators Mike and Cjgie-Mcgaha Dickey to open on July 10.
A free webinar, "Why You Can't Afford to Miss the Fast Casual Pizza Revolution," is now available for download.
More pizzerias are preparing to expand, with most units popping up in Alabama, Tennessee and Texas.