At last year’s Canadian Pizza Summit, James Timothy of Zen'Za Pizzeria in London, Ont., triumphed in the Great Pizza Box Fold-Off. On Oct. 21, our champ returns to defend his title! We invite attendees to challenge Timothy for bragging rights as Canada’s top folder.
Toronto – A new service from the NPD Group provides foodservice operators with an in-depth understanding of the eating habits of Canadian cannabis users.
Lesser Slave Lake, Alta. – A mix-up in a pizza order from a northern Alberta firehall resulted in a tasty treat this week for some firefighters in Texas – and has inspired a Slave Lake restaurant to pay it forward with more pies. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Toronto – Canadian Pizza magazine is excited to have dedicated members of the pizza industry join us as judges at the Canadian Pizza Summit on Oct. 21 in Toronto.
Toronto – At Farmr restaurant in Toronto, customers get to decide whether they're eating lunch on a plate or taking their food to go in one of the restaurant's reusable containers for a fee – and customers seem to be buying into the notion. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Toronto – Restaurants Canada’s latest Raise the Bar report, which examines liquor policies impacting foodservice and hospitality businesses across Canada, indicates an interest among restaurants in selling alcohol through takeout or delivery.
It’s pumpkin season! Whether it’s pumpkin pie, pumpkin spice lattés or pumpkin spice muffins, I love the change of season and the traditional foods associated with fall.
Niagara Falls, Ont. – The Hilton Niagara Falls/Fallsview Hotel & Suites has opened Corso, an Italian restaurant that builds an educational dining experience around the unique regions of Italy.
Los Angeles – Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, a fast-casual artisanal pizza chain, is offering a large "shareable" pizza as part of the company's plan to grow its digital delivery and carryout business.
Montreal – Quebec's Administrative Labour Tribunal has ordered a Montreal restaurant to compensate a server who was fired after she refused to turn over a portion of her tips to the chain's head office. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Toronto – With the Canadian Pizza Summit just over a month away on Oct. 21, the Canadian Pizza Chef of the Year Competitions are heating up! Curious about who is competing? We have your up-to-the-minute competitors' list.
Pizza industry great Roberto Vergalito, ‘The Pizza Dude,’ diesSt. Catharines, Ont. – The Canadian pizza industry has lost…
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OpenTable adds restaurant meal delivery through Uber EatsToronto – Online restaurant reservations company OpenTable will partner with…
Alberta firefighters send 18 pizzas to TexasLesser Slave Lake, Alta. – A mix-up in a pizza…
New flash briefings help restaurant operators stand outRestaurant and Retail Marketing is a daily flash briefing available…
Canadian Pizza Summit and Chef of the Year Competitions
October 21, 2019
Gourmet Pizza and Wine Class
October 24, 2019
Canadian Restaurant Leadership Summit
November 5, 2019
CentItalia and Pentola D'Oro
November 11-15, 2019
Global Summit Plant-Based Menu
November 12-13, 2019