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Cold Comfort: The Latest Innovations in Restaurant Refrigeration

As with all appliances, restaurant refrigeration technology is quickly moving fridges and freezers into the Jetsons era with added features, from cloud-based monitoring to WiFi capabilities. “The latest innovations in smart fridges and freezers include touchscreens, and we’re seeing a strong emphasis on built-in cameras as well,” says Beverly Friedmann, … More

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Why Pizza Restaurants Need Digital Marketing Technology

From loyalty programs to email marketing, the beauty of digital marketing technology is that it’s almost guaranteed to improve your operation’s efficiency, save money and increase your sales, especially if your pizzeria has a strong delivery component. Digital menus can reduce your printing costs, while staff training can be offered … More

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Online Ordering: Return to the Planet of the Apps!

By now, everyone has heard the cliché: There’s an app for that. But apps can be especially important for pizzerias—indeed, a crucial tool in overall marketing strategy. Fifty-five percent of internet usage now happens on mobile devices, according to Rafi Cohen, co-founder of Brooklyn, New York-based app developer Orders2me. “Mobile … More

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The PMQ Online Ordering Buyers Guide

GoDaddy GoDaddy helps small businesses elevate their online presence on the platforms that matter most to consumers. Keeping up with your social media, reviews and online customer service is a full-time job. The GoDaddy Social Team does it all, so pizzeria owners can focus on their business. godaddy.com Revention Revention’s … More

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How to Increase Your Pizzeria’s Online Orders

Mobile apps, third-party delivery, millennials, oh my! While many factors have contributed to the rise of online ordering, the stats don’t lie: More than one-third (34%) of consumers spend at least $50 when ordering food online, and digital ordering and delivery has grown 300% faster than dine-in traffic since 2014, … More

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Best of Show: MarExpo 2019 Product Review

Tom’s Picks Tom Boyles: Senior Account Executive DetroitStylePizza.com Detroit-style pan pizza is one of the hottest trending menu items. If you need the tools, DetroitStylePizza.com is your go-to shop. They offer a proven Detroit-style dough mix (even a gluten-free version) created by world champion pizza maker Shawn Randazzo and the … More

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Product Spotlight-March 2019

Portion PeeL The Portion PeeL has it all: accuracy, consistency and a return on investment. It gives wood peel users a more accurate and consistent way to stretch dough. Its laser-etched measuring circles are custom-made to each customer’s pizza sizes, preventing overstretching dough, ensuring more accurate and consistent crusts, … More

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Product Spotlight: September 2018

Innovative Consumer Solutions Innovative Consumer Solutions has developed a patent-pending disposable pizza spatula and cutter, which can be integrated into a corrugated box and used as a serving and cutting tool. The spatula sits flat on any pizza box and has perforations around the device allowing the consumer to easily … More