photo of i Fratelli Pizza in Texas
Coronavirus News

Restaurant Survey Reveals Dismal Sales for March

If it sounds crazy to open a new restaurant in the midst of a nationwide health and economic crisis, don’t tell that to executives at Irving, Texas-based i Fratelli Pizza Franchising LLC. According to Nation’s Restaurant News, the company opened its 20th pizza store in Fort Worth last week and … More

photo of Bryan Morin of Federico's Pizza and Restaurant, who took out a line of credit to help his employees during the coronavirus
Pizza News

This Pizzeria Owner is Ready to Go into Debt to Protect His Workers

Sports columnist Steve Politi of the Star-Ledger and NJ.com cast journalistic objectivity aside and made it clear which team he’s rooting for—the crew at Federico’s Pizza & Restaurant in Belmar, New Jersey. Even the headline of his March 23 column about Federico’s owner Bryan Morin betrayed Politi’s bias, urging readers … More