Seasoned dry ribs and new sesame seed pizza crust highlight the 2016 summer menu for Western Canada pizza chain Pizza 73.
Mississauga, Ont. – The Canadian Pizza Chef of the Year competition is heating up, with the Open division filling up quickly and just over a month to the entry deadline of Aug. 31.
Ottawa – Canada's inflation rate was 1.5 per cent in June, the same level as May. Statistics Canada reported Friday that food prices were the main factor in the levelling off, as they increased at a 1.3 per cent annual pace in June — down from 1.8 per cent the month before. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Queens, NY – A New York City pizzeria is one of the earliest businesses to deliberately tap into a real-world windfall from Pokémon Go, a wildly popular augmented-reality game released on July 6 by Nintendo. Bloomberg News reports. | READ MORE
New York – Chipotle is acting out of character in its desperation to win back customers — a struggle that could last a significant time. The Toronto Star reports. | READ MORE
Saskatoon, Sask. – Manjeet Sidhu knew it was bad when the man pressing the sawed-off shotgun to the back of his head shoved him through the open front door and into the house where he was delivering a pizza. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Ottawa – People seem to be in the mood to spend in every province except Alberta, which posted a decrease in consumer spending of almost three per cent in the second quarter of 2016, the latest numbers show. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Saskatoon – Three people are facing robbery and firearms charges in connection with the robbery of a pizza delivery driver early Sunday morning. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Vancouver, WA – Beginning today, take 'n' bake pizza brand Papa Murphy's will serve chicken raised without antibiotics across its menu and in all of its stores.
Toronto – Restaurant owners are bracing for higher prices for cheese, yogurt, ice cream and butter with the news that industrial milk prices will rise by another 2.76 per cent on Sept. 1.
Toronto – By 2017 all restaurants, fast food businesses, movie theatres, supermarkets and convenience stores that serve hot food with 20 or more locations in Ontario must post calorie counts of each item — including alcohol — on their menus, menu boards, on tags in display cases and at drive-thrus. It's a complex and expensive process. Toronto Metro reports. | READ MORE
Vancouver – As an Earls Restaurant in Calgary makes waves for piloting a no discretionary tipping policy, replacing it instead with 16 per cent hospitality charge for diners, a new public opinion poll from the Angus Reid Institute finds slightly more Canadians prefer maintaining the status quo to ending the tradition of leaving a gratuity.
Toronto – This week's Betty Crocker cake mix recall in Canada because of flour that may be contaminated with a nasty strain of E. coli is a reminder to cook ingredients thoroughly, including powders like flour, public health authorities say. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Kerala, India – The government of the Indian state of Kerala has announced a 14.5 per cent “fat tax” on burgers, pizzas, doughnuts, tacos, sandwiches and pasta served in branded restaurants. The Toronto Star reports. | READ MORE
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. – The Meunerie Milanaise (La Milanaise) recently began production in its new flour and specialty organic products mill in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, the Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada said in a news release.
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