Nominations now open for The Fast Casual Top 100

The editors of FastCasual.com are now accepting nominations for The 2014 Fast Casual Top 100. The annual publication is a mix of rankings compiled from industry nominations as well as a panel of industry experts. Categories include: The Top 50...

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Fazoli's CEO accepts FastCasual.com's highest award

Carl Howard, CEO of Fazoli's, accepts his award during FastCasual.com's Top 100 Awards Banquet. Fazoli's was named No. 1 on the 2013 list of Fast Casual Top 100 Movers & Shakers.

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.

What’s the hottest segment of the restaurant industry? Fast casual. [Infographic]

Since the economic downturn, the fast casual segment has led the restaurant industry in both sales and unit growth. And it continues to outperform on both fronts. This infographic shows just how hot fast casual dining is.

FastCasual.com releases Top 100 Movers & Shakers

FastCasual.com has released its sixth annual Top 100 Movers & Shakers, a ranking of the best fast casual concepts of 2010. This year’s winner was Firehouse Subs, which was on target to post $233 million in revenue in FY 2010.

New Pizza Patron president reveals formula for success

Sticking to their niche and continued community involvement will help grow the brand to 700-plus.  

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NEWS


PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 1: Costs

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 2: Online ordering

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 3: Social media

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 4: Economy

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 5: Mobile apps and commerce

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 6: Carryout

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 7: Local marketing

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 8: Loyalty programs

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 9: Menu labeling laws

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 10: C-store competition

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 11: Couponing

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 12: Half-baked, take-and-bake

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 13: Organic ingredients

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 14: The fast casual segment

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

PizzaMarketplace Top 100 Movers & Shakers Trends, No. 15: Franchise financing

Editor's note: The following information is part of a countdown recap from the inaugural Top 100 Movers and Shakers publication. It was published in the spring of 2012.

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Pizza Marketplace's 2011 Top 100 Movers and Shakers ranks the pizza-industry segment's best brands based on innovation, sales and unit growth, marketing success and food quality.