[WEBINAR] Food transparency and simplified ingredient lists: Trends and tips for understanding the "clean" eating movement

Natural ingredients/minimally processed food is one of the top culinary trends in 2015 and 2016.The demand for a pared down ingredient list is being influenced by millennials and Generation Z, who crave authenticity and transparency.

Type: Webinar

Sponsor: Litehouse Foods




Preparation & Recovery for Flood Situations

Flooding can occur after heavy rains or when rivers and streams rise quickly. Large areas can flood in a short time, interrupting power and damaging property. The resulting floodwater may damage records, equipment, and food inventory, as well as cause structural damage.

Type: Special Report

Sponsor: The Steritech Group




5 Ways to Optimize Waste Service Levels

If you manage waste hauling vendors, see how to maximize service levels without spending more.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Cass Information Systems


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FEATURES


Commodities: Cheese prices up, wheat drops

There was good and bad news on the pizza-maker's trading tally sheet this week, as most stocks saw a bump in value. Prices for essential commodities, however, got a shot of adrenaline.

Commodities: Pizza stocks take a tumble

The week before Easter found pizza operators with little to celebrate as stock values for the four brands monitored by this site continued their downward trend and there was little in the way of relief from the prices being paid for commodities.

Purple dough, sweet potatoes: world brimming with pizza opportunities

Pizza is a hot restaurant concept around the world, according to Euromonitor International, which reported that it's gaining in popularity in not only traditional pizza markets but also in areas where it has usually been considered exotic, if not a little weird.

How can a 3D-printed pizza change the world?

Yes, 3D printed pizzas are pretty cool, but talk to the people behind this food-printing robot and you will find it could also be a real life-changing addition to the world for people with disabilities, impairments or even lack of cooking skills.

An overall 'up' week, aside from Domino's and natural gas

Prices were up for just about everything this week, except for natural gas in the Northeastern U.S. and Domino's, both of which fell.

My bacon-stuffed crust is better than yours!

Pizza Hut and Cici's have rolled out bacon-stuffed crust pizzas.

Commodities: Price fluctuations continue

The price for cheese, wheat and gasoline decreased while diesel fuel increased, and natural gas and pizza stocks varied.

Commodities: Another week of fluctuation

The price for cheese decreased; wheat and gasoline increased; natural gas decreased; and pizza stocks were mostly down.

5 trends in specialty pizzas

Specialty and gourmet pizzas are taking limited and full-service operators by storm.

Commodities: Prices fluctuate

The price for cheese decreased; wheat, gasoline and natural gas increased; and pizza stocks were mostly down.

Commodities: Cheese down, wheat, gas up

The price for cheese fell, while wheat, gasoline and natural gas prices rose; pizza stocks were mostly up.

Commodities: Another week of variation

The price for cheese, wheat and gasoline decreased, natural gas prices were mixed, and pizza stocks were mostly up.

Commodities: A mixed week

The price for cheese fell, wheat and gasoline increased, natural gas prices were mixed, and pizza stocks were up.

Commodities: Gasoline prices continue upswing

The price for cheese remained steady, wheat, gasoline and natural gas increased, and pizza stocks were mostly down.

Commodities: Gasoline prices continue to rise

The price for cheese remained steady, wheat decreased, gasoline and natural gas increased, and pizza stocks fluctuated.

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