Shakey’s Pizza hosts pizza giveaway for 60th anniversary

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has issued a certificate commemorating Shakey’s Pizza Parlor’s 60th anniversary. The chain will also give away free slices of pizza July 7 from 3-5 p.m.

FEATURES


PizzaMarketplace launches Top 100 Movers & Shakers

The inaugural Top 100 Movers & Shakers features a ranking of the top concepts, leaders and trends in the $38 billion pizza segment.

Days of pizza past: the year in review

Pizzeria operators had a tough year; they fought back with technology.

CEO resignation doesn't rattle Shakey's

Plans to revitalize the 53-year-old concept still on track.

Shakey's taps nostalgia in comeback try

The brand looks to build on its 53-year history to boost sales.

2006: A Year in Review

Following is a look at the serious and funny events transpiring last year in the pizza industry.

Jacmar Corp., franchisee of Shakey's Pizza, moves to acquire Shakey's Inc.

Jacmar Corp., a 19-store Shakey's Pizza franchisee, is negotiating to buy the beleaguered pizza chain.

''Circular' reasoning dogs defendant in Shakey's Pizza lawsuit

An outdated and incomplete uniform franchise offering circular emerges as the centerpiece of a fraud and misrepresentation lawsuit filed against Shakey's by its franchisees.

2002: A Year in Review

Sluggish sales amid a sputtering economy didn't stop the pizza industry from delivering a year full of highs and lows in 2002

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NEWS


Shakey’s Pizza returns to Utah

After more than a decade of absence from Utah, Shakey's Pizza is making its return to the market. A new unit will open at the Meadows Shopping Center in American Fork, Utah, on April 27. The new restaurant marks the...

Shakey's opens in Hawaii after 30-year absence

Shakey's Pizza Parlor has announced its return to Hawaii after a 30-year absence. On Feb.

Shakey's opens in Hawaii after 30-year absence

Shakey's Pizza Parlor has announced its return to Hawaii after a 30-year absence. On Feb.

Shakey's promotes Rebecca Black to VP post

LOS ANGELES -- Shakey's USA has promoted Rebecca Black from senior director of operations and franchise support to vice president of operations and franchise support, the company has announced.   Black has been with the company for five years.

Shakey's buys back Big's

LOS ANGELES -- Shakey's Pizza has reacquired four Big's Pizza & More stores in Southern California that once operated under the Shakey's brand. The restaurants are located in Norwalk, Downey, Anaheim and Buena Park, Calif.

Robert Fix to lead Shakey's franchise development

LOS ANGELES -- Shakey's USA has announced the appointment of industry veteran Robert Fix as Shakey's vice president of franchise development. Fix joins Shakey's after more than a decade of success leading franchise sales efforts for national restaurant brands, including...

Shakey's appoints Remsa CEO

LOS ANGELES — Joe Remsa, who formerly served as vice president and chief operating officer of Shakey's USA, has been appointed chief executive officer of the 54-year-old pizza chain, the company announced. The chain began a systemwide revitalization effort last...

Shakey's CEO steps down

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Shakey's USA CEO Tim Pulido is resigning to take the post of president at casual-dining chain Mimi's Café. Pulido took the helm of Shakey's in March 2006.

Shakey's selects e*Restaurant solution

ALHAMBRA, Calif. — Shakey's USA Inc.

Three new Shakey's on tap for Alabama, Georgia

ALHAMBRA, Calif. — Shakey's USA has signed an area agreement with restaurant veteran Bert Hunter for three new stores in eastern Alabama and western Georgia, the company announced.

Shakey's planning a comeback

ALHAMBRA, Calif. —  Shakey's restaurants in Alhambra, Hollywood-Sunset, Pico Rivera and Huntington Park, Calif., are getting a makeover as part of chief executive Tim Pulido's five-year plan to revitalize the Shakey's brand.

Shakey's Pizza to launch 'Pizza & Grill' concept

COVINA, Calif. — Shakey's Pizza announced the rollout of a new concept that will effect a name change for the historic chain: Shakey's Pizza & Grill.

Talking Points: Tim Pulido, new CEO at Shakey's Pizza

In February, former Pizza Hut exec Tim Pulido became CEO of Shakey's Pizza. His plan for effecting the once-great chain's revival centers on defining its unique selling proposition 52 years after its founding.

Singapore operator switches from Shakey's to Domino's Pizza

The Edge Daily: Former KFC Holdings executive director Datuk George Ting Yew Tong has emerged as a major shareholder of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-based Dommal Food Services Sdn Bhd, the master franchise holder of Domino's Pizza in the country. Ting, who...

Poised for a comeback

After decades of decline, Shakey's Pizza is under new ownership. The new guard is well capitalized and has set a goal to have 1,000 stores over the next 10 years.

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