California Pizza Kitchen Files for Voluntary Chapter 11 Restructuring

Will Continue to Operate in the Ordinary Course throughout Restructuring Process Comprehensive Financial Restructuring and Committed Financing will Position CPK for Long- Term Success Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California Pizza Kitchen (“CPK”) today announced that it has entered into a…
California Pizza Kitchen Announces Plans to Open in Canada

The global restaurant brand signs franchise agreement with Alberta-based restaurateur, Samira Shariff, to bring CPK’s signature California-style pizzas to Canada for the first time Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) today announced plans to bring its signature California-style…
California Pizza Kitchen Names Jim Hyatt as CEO

Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California Pizza Kitchen (“CPK” or the “Company”) has announced the appointment of Jim Hyatt as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Hyatt’s appointment follows the recent retirement of G.J. Hart as CEO of CPK. Mr. Hyatt…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 11/08/16

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Gaitherburg, MD-based GLORY DAYS GRILL (founded 1996) has increased by 4 units, from…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 04/21/15

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Michigan-based FRICANO’S PIZZA (founded 1949) has increased by 1 unit, from 5 to…
California Pizza Kitchen Salutes Service Members on Veterans Day

REAL PIZZAS for REAL HEROES Veterans and Active Military are Invited to Enjoy a Complimentary Pizza Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), the authority on California-style pizza and industry leader in creative dining, today announced that its restaurant…

New Brussels + Bacon Pizza and New Roasted Beets with Whipped Goat Cheese Salad Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), the authority on California-style pizza and creator of the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza, today announced the launch of…

Dubai, United Arab Emirates  (RestaurantNews.com)  Gourmet Gulf® has named AJ Kumaran Chief Operating Officer of its burgeoning food and beverage division, the company announced Tuesday. Gourmet Gulf holds the exclusive development rights for a variety of Middle Eastern, Egyptian, and…

CPK introduces a new selection of healthy, globally-inspired cuisine Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), the authority on California-style pizza who first captured pizza lovers’ hearts with the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza, is at it again. CPK’s innovators are…

CPK hosts anniversary fundraiser to benefit Make-A-Wish® Georgia and Alabama Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) is excited to invite Atlantans to celebrate the restaurant’s Silver Anniversary at Lenox Square, the store’s first location outside of California, on Monday,…

California Pizza Kitchen, Inc., home to the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas and creative salads, today announced that G.J. Hart has been named its President, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman. He will succeed…

While web experts can’t understand why the restaurant industry produces some of the worst websites, they do agree that the problem is widespread. A restaurant website should clearly explain the menu, hours and address. Unfortunately, most websites are full of…

California Pizza Kitchen, home to the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts, opened a full-service restaurant in downtown Indianapolis today. The new 6,000 square-foot restaurant is on Level…

California Pizza Kitchen, home to the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts, today announced the opening of its third restaurant in India. Opened by CPK franchise partner JSMGGC…

Burger King is running a chicken sandwich promotion to celebrate Independence Day. The Original Chicken Sandwich will be available for just $1.04, but will go back to its normal price after the 4th. The breaded chicken patty is topped with…

Russia is the hot site for new international expansion, according to fast food chains like Arby’s and Wendy’s. McDonald’s locations in Moscow and other parts of the country routinely bring in more money per location than domestic restaurants do. Russia’s…

California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. home of the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts, has announced the nationwide addition of ten new menu items including appetizers, soups, pizzas, salads…