Industry News

No HandL Portion PadL Is First Touch-Free Serving Plate for Pizza

Nuova Vita Corporation has introduced the first No HandL Portion PadL with the Touchless Pizza Border. This next-generation pizza serving plate is designed for today’s sanitization standards and makes other serving plates obsolete, the company says. The No HandL Portion PadL enables restaurant patrons to avoid shared surface areas when self-serving … More

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Slice Raises $43 Million in Funding

Slice, the all-in-one ordering and marketing tech platform for local pizzerias, today announced that it has raised $43 million in Series C funding. KKR led the round with participation from existing early investors, including GGV Capital. Local pizzerias have long been at the heart of our communities, but they lack … More

Pizza News

Papa John’s Has Best Month in History, CEO Says

Turns out Papa John’s can get along just fine without founder John Schnatter—even in the midst of a global pandemic. According to its current CEO Rob Lynch, April was Papa John’s best month in history, with an increase of nearly 27 percent in comparable sales for North America. And while … More

Pizza News

Pizzerias Are Outperforming Other Restaurants During Pandemic

Now is not a good time to own a restaurant, but pizzeria owners are faring better than most in the foodservice sector, according to market research company Sense360. The National Restaurant Association has predicted the coronavirus pandemic will hurt the restaurant industry to the tune of $240 billion in lost … More