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Manitowoc introduces Indigo NXT

Manitowoc, a leading brand for commercial ice makers, is revolutionizing ice-making with its next generation of ice machines. Indigo® NXT (NEXT) offers a whole new level of simplicity, sanitation, energy efficiency and reliability in modular ice machines.   Indigo NXT simplifies the process of owning and operating an ice machine by … More

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Marco’s Pizza Names Tony Libardi President

Marco’s Pizza, the nation’s fastest-growing pizza franchise, announced today the promotion of Chief Operations Officer Tony Libardi to President, effective as of the first of the year. The move comes at a pivotal time as the brand rapidly approaches the opening of its 1,000th store and celebrates its 40th anniversary … More

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Globe Introduces Stainless Steel Portion Control Scale

Globe Food Equipment Company has added a stainless-steel portion control scale to their line of weighing units. With an IP67 rating, the GPS10-S components are protected from dust and liquids. Scale has a 10-lb. capacity and four weighing modes (pounds & ounces, ounces, kilograms, grams); and is accurate to within … More

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Top Trends in "New" Italian Cuisine

As interest in global cuisine grows, so does the spotlight on Italian food—but it’s more than just pepperoni pizza and spaghetti with meatballs that consumers want to see on menus. To support these trends, SupHerb Farms has released a white paper, “Trending Now: The ‘New’ Italian,” that spotlights ingredients and … More

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LaRosa's Announces Lifetime Achievement Awards

LaRosa’s Family Pizzerias is proud to announce its Lifetime Achievement Awards recognizing Franchise Owners Scott Inderhees and Eddie Meiners for their significant dedication to LaRosa’s, Inc., and for their tireless efforts in overall management and successful operations of locations in Clifton, St. Bernard, Princeton, Forest Park and Sharonville.  Inderhees and … More

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Uncle Fatih’s Pizza Chooses SpeedLine POS

Uncle Fatih’s Pizza has confirmed the company’s selection of pizza and delivery point of sale developer SpeedLine Solutions as its new POS provider. The popular local chain began upgrading its Vancouver metro area restaurants with SpeedLine point of sale systems in September, and will complete the chain-wide POS rollout with … More

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8,000 Consumers Rank Favorite Casual Restaurants

Bonefish Grill is America’s favorite casual dining restaurant, according to a new study by Market Force Information® (Market Force). Nearly 8,000 consumers were polled for the study, which ranks casual dining restaurant chains in seven categories: general menu, pizza, Italian, breakfast, buffet, steakhouse and seafood. Bonefish Grill ranked No. 1 … More

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A.Y. Technologies Partners with SpeedLine POS

Local software developer A.Y. Technologies announced the launch of its mobile app development platform, Craver, for restaurants running SpeedLine pizza and delivery point of sale systems. The Craver platform offers native iOS and Android mobile apps for pizzerias and other delivery restaurants. The apps include mobile ordering for delivery and pickup, … More

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Brick Ovens Help Fast Casual Expansion

With predictions of thousands of fast casual restaurants set to open in the next few years it’s easy to understand the importance and huge impact it will make on the already gigantic food industry in America. At the forefront of the new trend is the fast casual pizza market. This … More

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Domino's Introduces Baby Registry

Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ) is preparing for another great delivery. Starting today, the recognized world leader in pizza delivery is sending out birth announcements for its latest labor of love – a baby registry powered by Gugu Guru. Parents-to-be can create their own registry at dominosbabyregistry.com.    “There’s nothing more exciting – and exhausting … More

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The Pizza Press Expands Nationwide

The Pizza Press, a leading fast-casual, build-your-own pizza restaurant, has its eyes set on national expansion with 30 restaurants slated to open by early 2018. As the franchise continues its development efforts, it has put an extreme focus on maintaining local relevance in new regions. Each location offers locally brewed beers, … More