American Pizza Community welcomes new members

The American Pizza Community announced that The Streets of New York and Pieology have joined the coalition as new members. Members of the APC include large and small pizza brands and franchisees from around the country as well as vendors...

Pizza Patrón rolls out employee incentive program

Pizza Patrón has introduced its first corporate-sponsored, systemwide employee incentive program to recognize and reward its employees. The program is called El Mero Mero, or "The best of the best." According to a news release, each month, one store winner...

Pizza Patrón adds Revel Systems POS platform

Pizza Patrón has selected Revel Systems, an iPad POS provider, as its POS solution for 100-plus store locations. According to a news release, with the implementation of Revel Systems iPad POS across the Pizza Patrón franchise, stores can tap into...

Obama administration extends health care compliance deadline for businesses

The Obama administration announced Monday that the deadline for mid-sized companies to comply with Obamacare regulations has been extended to 2016. CNN reported that the extension applies to companies with 50 to 99 full-time employees. They will now have another...

Uncle Maddio's plans Nebraska debut

Mike Simmonds and Shawn Simmonds will open Nebraska's first Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint in Omaha, Neb., this fall, marking the chain's debut in that state. According to a news release, the Omaha unit will be the first of six as...

Red Book Connect launches restaurant management mobile app

Fatburger is one restaurant chain that has already implemented Red Book Connect's new mobile app, Digital Red Book, to help managers communicate with employees, according to a company press release. From the corporate office to location managers, Digital Red Book...

Webinar to explore hiring, employee theft

On Thursday, Feb. 20 at 2 p.m.

Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund sets sales records

Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund and Boston Pizza International Inc. reportetd financial results for the fourth quarter period and for the fiscal year, which included record systemwide sales of $241M for the quarter and $974.8M for the year. Additionally, according...

NRA and Fintech partner for alcoholic beverage purchasing efficiency

The National Restaurant Association and Fintech announced an alliance to build awareness and improve purchasing and payment efficiency of beverage alcohol. Through the alliance, NRA and Fintech will be implementing a system of electronic funds transfer payment for purchasing. Fintech...

Bizzare Foods' Andrew Zimmern to host event at NRA show

Andrew Zimmern, the host of Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern and Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre World on the Travel Channel, will serve as host and emcee for the fourth annual Restaurant Rock industry celebration during the 2014 National Restaurant Association Restaurant,...

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza to debut west of the Mississippi

Charlotte, N.C.-based Brixx Wood Fired Pizza has sold its first franchise west of the Mississippi River. Denver restaurateurs, Trey and Angela Woessner, have purchased the rights to open a new Brixx in Denver. According to a news release, the Woessners...

Multicultural alliance recognizes restaurant industry's Black CEOs

According to the Multicultural Foodservice & Hospitality Alliance, this year's Black History Month is more significant thanks to a milestone achievement in the foodservice community — six Black CEOs at the helm of major companies: Clarence Otis Jr., Darden Restaurants; Steven A. Davis, Bob Evans; Don Thompson, McDonald's; Aylwin B.

North Carolina Domino's franchisees offer medication delivery for residents

Domino's franchisees in Wilmington, N.C., are offering prescription medication delivery along with pizza delivery. According to KPHO, the added service is for residents who are stuck at home from the winter weather. Gene Galindo, director of Operations for Wilmington Domino's...

NRA chief lands spot on 'Most Powerful People in Food' list

The National Restaurant Association's President and CEO Dawn Sweeney has been named one of 2014's "Most Powerful People in Food" by The Daily Meal. Sweeney was recognized for her leadership in directing NRA's food safety, environmental sustainability, foodservice education and...

Restaurant operators report slightly softer sales, traffic in December

As a result of softer same-store sales and customer traffic levels, the National Restaurant Association's Restaurant Performance Index registered a moderate decline in December. The RPI — a monthly composite index that tracks the health of and outlook for the U.S.

Papa John's issues quarterly dividend

Papa John's International Inc. announced that the board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.125 per common share, payable Feb.

Domino's UK names interim CEO

David Wild has been elevated to interim CEO of Domino's UK from his current position of senior non-executive director. The appointment is effective immediately. According to RTT News, the current CEO, Lance Batchelor, will help with the transition until he...

Mill Hardware acquired by foodservice supply company

Diversified Foodservice Supply Inc. has acquired Mill Hardware & Food Service Inc.

Survey finds food cost increases will beef up menu prices

A recent survey from SpenDifference found that American chain restaurants plan to increase menu prices as part of a move to offset higher food costs. Last year, 83 percent of the chains surveyed increased prices somewhat, while this year 92...

NRA names new officers, board members

The National Restaurant Association and the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation announced today the election of officers to its board of directors and board of trustees, respectively. The officers began their 1-year terms Jan.

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