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USA Today Readers Choose UNO as the Best Chicago-Style Pizza

USA Today readers have spoken and have resoundingly chosen UNO Pizzeria & Grill, the inventor of deep dish pizza, as the best Chicago-style pizza throughout the state of Illinois. Founded in Chicago in 1943, Pizzeria Uno is the birthplace of the UNO Deep Dish Pizza and, along with Pizzeria Due, topped … More

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What to Do When You Catch a Pizzeria Employee Stealing

As a pizzeria owner or manager, what should you do if you catch an employee stealing? Your first instinct may be to fire the employee on the spot. You should stop and think, however, before doing this. Analyze each situation individually. Was the employee stealing cash or goods or offering … More

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Ellis Island Exhibit Traces History of Pizza through Immigration

The National Park Service and Evelyn Hill Inc., the food service concessionaire at the Statue of Liberty since 1931 and Ellis Island since 2009, cooked up a way to celebrate pizza. The organizations invited five purveyors of one of America’s favorite foods to share their crusty craftsmanship and their founder’s … More

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Pay Using Facial Recognition in China

Are you tired of reaching all the way into your pocket to pay? Well now you can pay with the twinkle of your eye. Customers dining at KFC’s healthy spinoff KPRO in mainland China no longer need to whip out their wallet. Just order at the touch screen, look into … More

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MIT Teaches AI to Configure Recipes from Pictures of Pizza

Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created an AI network that reverse-engineers pizza by deconstructing a scanned picture of the pie to its basic ingredients. The scientists at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and the Qatar Computer Research Institute (QCRI) created a neural network which … More

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41 Percent of Americans Seek Clean-Label Foods

More than 40 percent of Americans—including both millennials and consumers older than 55—actively seek food products with the clean-label designation, according to a recent poll conducted by Charleston|Orwig, a Hartland, Wisconsin-based strategic communications agency that serves brands across the food system. Charleston|Orwig worked with two research partners, Maeve Webster of … More

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Domino’s to Test Driverless Delivery in Houston This Fall

Domino’s is famously known as the tech company that delivers pizza, and its latest innovation will feature driverless pizza delivery. The pizza chain has announced a partnership with Nuro, a robotics company founded by two former Google engineers, for a pilot program of self-driving cars delivering pizza throughout Houston, Texas … More