Commodities: Soaring gas prices rock pizza restaurateur's delivery-centric world

Commodities: Soaring gas prices rock pizza restaurateur's delivery-centric world

The breaks that pizza restaurateurs are getting on commodities like cheese and wheat are likely being "eaten up" by surging vehicle fuel and natural gas prices.

Commodities: Traders lay a golden egg in pizza restaurateurs' baskets during Easter week

Commodities: Traders lay a golden egg in pizza restaurateurs' baskets during Easter week

Aside from the mounting price of vehicle fuel, it was a very happy Easter week for pizza operators.

Commodities: Some pizza brands hit 'pot o' gold' in St. Patrick's Day week trading

Commodities: Some pizza brands hit 'pot o' gold' in St. Patrick's Day week trading

The "luck of the Irish" was very selective on the brands it blessed during St. Patrick's Day week.

Commodities: Clocks not the only things 'springing ahead'

Commodities: Clocks not the only things 'springing ahead'

Just as we reset all our clocks to "spring forward" over the weekend, pizza stocks also spent the last trading week moving up in value.

Commodities: Prices begin to rise, along with temperatures

Commodities: Prices begin to rise, along with temperatures

The annual changing of the seasons is beginning; for proof, look no further than the price of commodities.

Commodities: A little bit of everything over week's trading activity

Commodities: A little bit of everything over week's trading activity

All players were heading in their own directions in commodity and brand trading last week.

Commodities: Good news in gas prices, not-so-good news in stock prices

Commodities: Good news in gas prices, not-so-good news in stock prices

It was a "bad news, good news" kind of week for most pizza restaurateurs, with some encouragement from gas prices which appear to be finally leveling out over the last month.

Commodities: Heart-dropping pre-Valentine's Day losses for pizza brands in Wall Street sell-off

Commodities: Heart-dropping pre-Valentine's Day losses for pizza brands in Wall Street sell-off

There wasn't a lot of love being shown toward pizza operators in either Wall Street or commodities trading last week. A largely business-hostile stock market sell-off preceded this week's annual celebration of love, Valentine's Day.

National Pizza Day: 24 hours to wax poetic on the pie

National Pizza Day: 24 hours to wax poetic on the pie

National Pizza Day deals are everywhere in Pizza-land today, from a free cauliflower pizza crust upgrade at California Pizza Kitchen, to a special "tribute" pizza creation from ice cream QSR, Baskin-Robbins, in the form of their brownie-crusted, ice cream-topped Sweetheart...

Commodities: Patriots aren't the only ones licking their wounds today

Commodities: Patriots aren't the only ones licking their wounds today

The end-of-week stock market plummet Friday took no prisoners, capturing pizza brands as well in its value-depleting trend.

2018 pizza trends promise more 'exotic' pies

2018 pizza trends promise more 'exotic' pies

Pizza brand leaders give the down-low on of-the-moment dough, up-to-the-second sauces and top-trending toppings.

Commodities: Gas prices climb, Papa Murphy's value declines

Commodities: Gas prices climb, Papa Murphy's value declines

Though most pizza commodity prices are falling as of late, the steady rise in vehicle fuel costs is eating up the savings for the delivery-heavy pizza industry.

Commodities: Up, up and up ... mostly

Commodities: Up, up and up ... mostly

Pizza stock prices have continued the steady rise that began in earnest in 2018.

Commodities: Somebody must have hit replay ... but no complaints

Commodities: Somebody must have hit replay ... but no complaints

It was another nice week of pizza stock trading and largely lower commodity prices last week, almost an exact replay of the previous week's financial stats.

Commodities: Stock prices pumped up, but pump prices siphon gains

Commodities: Stock prices pumped up, but pump prices siphon gains

Pizza brands did well as the market soared on Wall Street last week, but the highest New Year's pump prices since 2014 stole back some of the profits.

Commodities: 'Dear Santa, please put some oomph in my stock price!'

Commodities: 'Dear Santa, please put some oomph in my stock price!'

Some pizza brands might be firing off a letter to Santa this week before Christmas in one last effort to make something magical happen to their stock prices.

Commodities: What goes up must come down

Commodities: What goes up must come down

The nice uptick in stock market prices for most brands two weeks ago was all but erased  last week in trading of some of the major pizza stocks.

Commodities: Papa John’s gets another scoop of 'Rocky Road'

Commodities: Papa John’s gets another scoop of 'Rocky Road'

With prices falling on many essentials, it was a fairly good week for pizza brands ... unless your name is Papa John's.

Commodities: Yes, Papa John's took a hit

Commodities: Yes, Papa John's took a hit

Last week’s commodities trading was a mixed bag of good and bad news, with minor wins for pizza operators on cheese and natural gas prices. But, in trading on Wall Street, it was all about the fallout from Papa John's CEO John Schnatter's comments about the NFL’s effects on the brand’s Q3 performance.

Halloween: Rant, rave or review the night that was with us

Halloween: Rant, rave or review the night that was with us

Share your wins, losses and laughs with us this Hallow's eve for a story on the challenges of meeting tonight's epic pizza demands and how operators meet them next week.

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