Pizza Inn Express Makes Its Danville Debut

America’s Hometown Pizza Place is set to open 31st Arkansas location on Jan. 17  Danville, AR  (RestaurantNews.com)  Pizza Inn Express is bringing convenience to pizza-lovers in Danville when it makes its debut on Friday, Jan. 17. Located at 804 E.…
RAVE Restaurant Group Names Clint Fendley New Vice President of Finance

Former 7-Eleven executive to serve as principal financial officer for parent company of Pizza Inn and Pie Five Pizza Co. Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: RAVE), the parent company of Pizza Inn and Pie Five Pizza Co.,…
Straw Hat Pizza Named a 2020 Top Franchise by Franchise Business Review

Independent Survey Shows Franchise Owners Are Highly Satisfied with Straw Hat Pizza’s Performance San Ramon, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Straw Hat Pizza was recently named a top franchise for 2020 by Franchise Business Review. This is the 15th annual ranking of the…
Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza Reveals How People Will Blaze in 2020

Survey of More than 4,500 People Across the U.S. and Canada Paints an Optimistic Picture  Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  How will you spend your free time in 2020? Focus on self-care, share more spicy memes or finally get your own…
Donatos Pizza Set for Florida Expansion

Ohio-based pizza chain signs development agreements for 13 restaurants across Jacksonville and Orlando, and along the state’s Gulf Coast Columbus, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Donatos Pizza is heading to the Sunshine State. The fast-casual pizza chain famous for its Edge-to-Edge® toppings has…
Pieology Pizzeria Adds Hand-Shredded Pulled Pork to Menus Nationwide

Tustin, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Pieology Pizzeria has introduced a new, high-quality meat topping and a new chef-inspired pizza to menus nationwide: the Sweet & Smoky BBQ Pulled Pork Pizza, featuring Hand-Shredded Pulled Pork. This unique new Limited Time Offer (LTO) is…
Pizza Inn Re-Introduces Its All Day Buffet to Durant

America’s Hometown Pizza Place’s fourth Oklahoma restaurant is now open with an official grand opening celebration set for Jan. 10-12  Durant, OK  (RestaurantNews.com)  Pizza Inn – America’s Hometown Pizza Place – is back and better than ever in Durant. Located…
Artichoke Basille’s Pizza Officially Opens Doors in Downtown Hartford

The Famed New York Pizza Concept’s Newest Outpost Is Located Near The XL Center Hartford, CT  (RestaurantNews.com)  Artichoke Basille’s Pizza, the nation’s largest and fastest growing New York pizza concept, has officially opened doors at its newest outpost in downtown…
Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza Announces Grand Opening of New Georgia Location

Fast-Casual Pizza Chain Giving Away Free Pizzas at new Brunswick Location on Friday, December 13 Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Isn’t it time we all upgraded from heavy, processed, conveyor-belt pizza?  Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal…
Pie Five Opens in Leading Global Interactive Children’s City, KidZania

Fast-casual pizza brand teaches kids how to make pizzas in new education and entertainment center in Frisco, Texas  Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Pie Five Pizza recently opened inside KidZania, the leading global brand of interactive education and entertainment centers for children.…
Domino’s Launches 50-Percent-Off Pizza Deal on Cyber Monday

Menu-priced pizzas ordered online are half off Dec. 2-8 Ann Arbor, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Cyber Monday is known for the best deals on technology, merchandise and now … pizza! Domino’s Pizza (NYSE: DPZ), the largest pizza company in the world based…
Your Pie Names Former COO Dave McDougall as CEO

The Original Fast-Casual Pizza Brand Announces New Leadership, Vision for Future Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Your Pie, the original fast-casual pizza brand, is proud to announce that Dave McDougall has transitioned from Chief Operating Officer to Chief Executive Officer. McDougall joined…
RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. Announces Strategic Leadership Additions

Pie Five and Pizza Inn welcome new operations and marketing leaders Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: RAVE) today announced strategic leadership changes and new talent acquisition. The new additions reflect a shift from brand level leadership to…
Blaze Pizza Names Mandy Shaw Chief Executive Officer

Former CFO Promoted to Lead Fast Casual Pizza Chain’s Rapid Expansion Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Blaze Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, today announced the promotion of Mandy Shaw to President and Chief Executive Officer. Shaw has…
Pieology Expanding into China; Expects to Double in Size by 2025

Tustin, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California-based pizza innovator Pieology announced a major strategic alliance into China today with Shanghai-based TZG Partners. Along with other franchisees in Mexico and Spain, the company expects to more than double in size in the next five…
Your Pie Hires Industry Veteran Lisa Dimson as Chief Marketing Officer

The Original Fast-Casual Pizza Brand Affirms Commitment to Adding Top-Tier Talent, Building Franchise Infrastructure Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Your Pie, the original fast-casual pizza brand, is proud to announce the hire of Lisa Dimson as the brand’s first-ever Chief Marketing Officer.…