Ontario – Pizza Nova is keeping extra busy this month and beyond with several promotions in support of local Ontario charities.
Mississauga, Ont. – A Domino's Pizza franchise in Mississauga, Ont., must pay a former delivery driver $28,144.54 in lost wages and other benefits for violating several parts of the Employment Standards Act, Ontario's Ministry of Labour has ruled. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
We were recently asked by a loyal reader to include more “pizza love” in the magazine. So I am using this space to focus on the fun, creative side of pizza. (I’ll talk business next time.)
From helping at-risk youth find employment to karma boards, Diane Chiasson shares six creative ideas for feel-good marketing campaigns in your town, city or neighbourhood.
Montreal – Restaurateurs who want to use wood-burning ovens won't able to open up shop in Montreal's Ahuntsic-Cartierville borough. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Vancouver – For the sixth year, Famoso Italian Pizzeria + Bar will sell its Campania Tomato Sauce at all 30 restaurants located in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario, in partnership with non-profit Mealshare. For every jar of Campania sauce purchased, meals will be provided to Canadian youth in need right in the community in which the sauce was sold through to Dec. 31, 2018.
The Muntains, recipients of the 2013 Pizza With Purpose award, are a fine example of a pizzeria that gives back. Let's revisit their story.
The pizza industry is no slouch when it comes to promoting and supporting good causes. Judging by the number of charity efforts linked to independents and chains, community giving is in its DNA.
Windsor, Ont. – Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza has opened its first Windsor, Ont., location at 650 Division Rd.
Toronto – A majority of Canadian restaurants and foodservice businesses say environmental sustainability is important to their success, according to a survey from Restaurants Canada.
Toronto – Parmalat Group has reached an agreement to acquire the natural cheese division of Kraft Heinz Canada in a transaction valued at $1.62 billion Cdn.
Washington, DC – Scientists have developed a natural way to prevent discoloration of pastry dough during storage using a combination of white wine and lemon juice.
Maria’s Original Pizza in Brantford, Ont., reopens 2 years after devastating fireBrantford, Ont. – The owners of Maria’s Pizza in Brantford,…
Pizza 73 launches plant-based pizza toppingsCalgary – Western pizza chain Pizza 73 is rolling out…
Plant-based alternatives won’t replace meat anytime soon, say expertsEdmonton – Despite the increasing popularity of plant-based protein alternatives…
Restaurant owners say Quebec needs more immigrants to fill jobsMontreal – Quebec's restaurant owners are issuing a cry for…
Foodora union vote ends today but fate could rest on if couriers are employeesToronto – Foodora couriers in Toronto will end voting later…
Montreal Pizza Fest
September 11-24, 2019
YYZ Pizza Week
September 20-29, 2019
Canadian Coffee and Tea Show
September 22-23, 2019
Toronto Franchise Show
October 5-6, 2019
Canadian Pizza Summit and Chef of the Year Competitions
October 21, 2019
Canadian Restaurant Leadership Summit
November 5, 2019