Reduced Fla. tomato supply not having much impact on pizzerias

A spate of bad weather in Florida has impacted the state's crop of tomatoes, reducing the production by about 70 percent and nearly quadrupeling the price as the supply has dwindled. While some quick-service restaurant chains have been impacted, the tomato sauce supply and pricing will not be, as most of those products are sourced from California.

Reduced Fla. tomato supply not having much impact on pizzerias

A spate of bad weather in Florida has impacted the state's crop of tomatoes, reducing the production by about 70 percent and nearly quadrupeling the price as the supply has dwindled. While some quick-service restaurant chains have been impacted, the tomato sauce supply and pricing will not be, as most of those products are sourced from California.

Domino's recipe revamp pays off in Q4 traffic

Domino's Pizza Inc. took a risk when it revamped its pizza recipes late last year.

Domino's recipe revamp pays off in Q4 traffic

Domino's Pizza Inc. took a risk when it revamped its pizza recipes late last year.

Commodities update -- Week of March 1, 2010

Cheese   Block cheese prices trended downward last week on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, averaging just under $1.37 per pound. Prices were off 7 cents from the previous week.

Commodities update -- Week of March 1, 2010

Cheese   Block cheese prices trended downward last week on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, averaging just under $1.37 per pound. Prices were off 7 cents from the previous week.

Commodities update -- Week of Feb. 22, 2010

Cheese   Block cheese prices trended downward last week on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, averaging just above $1.44 per pound for the shortened trading week ended Feb. 19.

Commodities update -- Week of Feb. 22, 2010

Cheese   Block cheese prices trended downward last week on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, averaging just above $1.44 per pound for the shortened trading week ended Feb. 19.

Commodities update -- Week of Jan. 11, 2010

Cheese   Block cheese fell last week and averaged just above $1.42, off 6 cents from the previous week. Prices closed at $1.45 Monday, $1.44 on Tuesday, just above $1.41 on Wednesday and $1.41 Thursday and Friday.

Commodities update -- Week of Jan. 11, 2010

Cheese   Block cheese fell last week and averaged just above $1.42, off 6 cents from the previous week. Prices closed at $1.45 Monday, $1.44 on Tuesday, just above $1.41 on Wednesday and $1.41 Thursday and Friday.

EU grants Neapolitan pizza Traditional Specialty Guaranteed label

After 25 years of interested parties' lobbying, the European Union's quality food board is finally granting Neapolitan pizza the Traditional Specialty Guaranteed label, according to UPI. The label will ensure every pizza labeled "Neapolitan" adheres to strict, traditional standards regarding ingredients and preparation.

EU grants Neapolitan pizza Traditional Specialty Guaranteed label

After 25 years of interested parties' lobbying, the European Union's quality food board is finally granting Neapolitan pizza the Traditional Specialty Guaranteed label, according to UPI. The label will ensure every pizza labeled "Neapolitan" adheres to strict, traditional standards regarding ingredients and preparation.

Flu-fighting garlic sees price spike in China

Long believed to provide a variety of health benefits, garlic has seen increased demand in China during this flu season, according to Global Markets China Research. Garlic, believed to have flu-fighting properties, has seen wholesale prices increase by as much as 1500 percent since March. Prices for garlic have risen astronomically.

Flu-fighting garlic sees price spike in China

Long believed to provide a variety of health benefits, garlic has seen increased demand in China during this flu season, according to Global Markets China Research. Garlic, believed to have flu-fighting properties, has seen wholesale prices increase by as much as 1500 percent since March. Prices for garlic have risen astronomically.

Commodities update - Week of Sept. 28, 2009

Block cheese prices on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange rose to their highest levels in nearly 10 months last week, averaging slightly above $1.39 per pound last week, up 2 cents from the previous week. Block cheese closed at just under...

Commodities update - Week of Sept. 21, 2009

Block cheese prices on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange averaged slightly above $1.29 per pound last week, up 2 cents from the previous week.   Block cheese closed at $1.27 per pound Monday and Tuesday, just above $1.28 per pound on Wednesday, just above $1.30 per pound on Thursday and $1.33 per pound Friday.

Commodities update - Week of Sept. 14, 2009

Block cheese price trends on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange held steady during the shortened trading week ended Sept. 11, closing at $1.27 per pound each day, off 4 cents from the previous week.

Commodities update - Week of Sept. 7, 2009

Block cheese price trends on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange reversed course last week, averaging just above $1.31 per pound for the trading week ended Sept. 4, off 8 cents from the previous week.

Commodities update - Week of Aug. 31, 2009

Block cheese prices on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange averaged just under $1.39 per pound for the trading week ended Aug. 28, up slightly from last week.

Commodities update - Week of Aug. 24, 2009

Block cheese prices on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange averaged just above $1.38 per pound for the trading week ended Aug. 21, up five cents from the previous week.

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