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Yes, I fondue! Swiss pizza

Hot chocolate, yodeling, clocks, secret bank accounts – Switzerland is known for a lot of things.  But what about pizza?  I visited La Pizzeria in the Swisscapital of Bern to find out.   La Pizzeria is the oldest pizzeria in Bern and the second oldest in all of Switzerland.  Julio Alvarez, head … More

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The promo that quadrupled Telepizza’s sales

In honor of the classic Margherita pizza, the Spain-based, multi-national pizza chain Telepizza launched a campaign in 600 of its stores which offered a single-topping pizza for only 1 euro.  The goal was to increase sales up to 2 million pizzas sold within the two-day celebration, an increase from last February’s promotion which sold … More

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Ordering Domino's in Paris [VIDEO]

According to France's industry magazine France Pizza , Domino's has big plans for expansion in France including doubling the number of stores from 240 to 500 all in the next 5 years.  With the opening of the Domino's Academy which preps franchisees for business and the acquisition of the French independent chain Pizza … More

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Bye, bye telephone line?

Are phone lines becoming obsolete? Online ordering is about to overtake over-the-phone ordering as the most popular method of ordering a pizza according to a tweet by Amy Kurtz. And as customers get more native in a digital environment, independents are pitted against the big guys in a battle of technological Darwinism. Online ordering … More

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Australians still awaiting Domino's 15 minute guarantee

Domino's Australia is giving fast food a run for its money.  Or at least that's the promise Domino's Australia's CEO Don Meij aims to do with priority delivery service at Domino's pizza.  Last August Meij announced that Domino's would be offering faster delivery for a few extra in addition to the normal delivery fee (news.com.au). … More