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Are we finally ready for Roman Style?

Will Roman-style pizza be the 2024 pizza trend? Which roman pizza style is a hot pizza trend?

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Prevent Staff Holiday Season Burnout

Learn how to avoid team burnout during the busy holiday season at restaurants.

Summer Corn Pie

Building the Perfect Pizza Combinations

Apply topping principles to create the best pizza combinations. 


Industry News

We Give Thanks to Our People, Pizza People

Thanksgiving is a time of year when we give thanks to our customers, employees and communities. This year and every year, we are thankful for a strong and resilient pizzeria industry. Here at Pizza Today, we give thanks to you, the pizza professional and our talented and inspiring pizza community. We commend your unwavering commitment […]

Pizza Expo 2024 Registration Now Open!

Signups for competitions and workshops at Pizza Expo available Registration for Pizza Expo 2024 is now live. Experience the Largest Pizza Show in the World with fresh content, competitions, and events! This year, Pizza Expo turns 40. Celebrate the pizza industry’s largest event. Register now! When and Where is Pizza Expo? Pizza Expo will take […]

The Prince of Pizza, John Arena, is Coming to Pizza Expo 2024!

John Arena to give a keynote address at Pizza Expo John Arena is a third-generation pizza chef that’s been pushing out pizza dough for more than 48 years, and is the co-owner and co-founder of Metro Pizza, a pizzeria in Las Vegas with 7 locations. They’ve won countless local and national awards and acclaim, including […]


Looking to borrow money?

An overview of the current capital environment for restaurants and how operators can best position themselves to capture the cash they need Uneasy. Cautious. Still. Just a few of the words describing the current financial climate for pizzeria operato

Pizza Destinations: The Galley, Asbury Park, NJ; Pizzeria Undici, Massapequa, NY; Speak Cheezy Long Beach, CA

A Look at Hot Pizzerias in the U.S. The Galley, Asbury Park, New Jersey This Jersey pizza spot lets it products speak. “Fresh and homemade totally defines us here at Galley,” says Chef/Owner Kris Black. “And what makes us stand out is how we do it. What you see is what you get. It’s the […]

Knead to Know: Learn More About How Water Impacts Pizza, Pizza Dough

Water Works and Pizza When I first sat down to talk all things water, I figured there was a really meaningful haiku out there about the beauty and amazing thing that is water. But all I could keep thinking about was Adam Sandler in the movie Waterboy yelling back and forth about water being better […]

On Deck: The Humble Onion

Get The Humble Onion Pizza Ideas When I was thinking of what to make next, I could not take my mind off onions. The most humble of all ingredients… always the bridesmaid, never the bride. Think about all the dishes that an onion is in to elevate that said dish. Think about how, as human […]

Building Blocks: So You Want to Own a Pizzeria

Buying a pizzeria with seller financing So, you want to own a pizzeria, or maybe you want to open another shop, but you don’t quite have the capital. The most important thing to remember is this: as much as you want to buy a pizzeria, somebody wants to sell it even more. If you speak […]

Man on the Street: Pizza Podcasts

My Top Pizza Business Podcasts Are you up on all the latest pizza podcasts? There are a ton to choose from and each scratches a different itch. Some are more about pizza making while others are devoted to the ins and outs of running a successful pizza business. These are my top  current pizza business […]

Mike’s Monthly Tip: Tech Stack

Must-have and nice-to-have technology for your restaurant What’s your tech stack? It’s a phrase that started in Silicon Valley, went through corporate America, and has entered the restaurant realm. With good reason, there are several things necessary for operational relevance today. A point of sale has gone beyond a cash register to become the hub […]

Conversation: Don Clifford, Sunshine Pizza, MS, TN

A Q&A with Don Clifford, Sunshine Pizza with locations in Mississippi and Tennessee The first Soulshine Restaurant was opened in February 2001 by Chris Sartin in Flowood, Mississippi via our affiliate Soulshine, Inc. Currently, three Soulshine Restaurants are open and operating, one in Flowood, Mississippi, one in Ridgeland, Mississippi, and one in Franklin, Tennessee. Currently […]

Wintertime Tomato Soups

Add the coziness of tomato soup to your specials menu Nothing says warmth in the winter like a hot bowl of soup. The choices of cozy soups are endless. As a pizzeria, go with your strengths and that is the tomato. Not the fresh tomatoes you feature in the summertime, I’m talking about the amazing […]

Sweet & Spicy Pizzas: Hang Fire!

Spicy-sweet ingredients are the new bombshells of flavor. One of the most pivotal memories I’ve had with food was when I worked as a waiter at an exclusive French restaurant in Chicago. One day, as service was winding down, my fellow waiters raided the walk-in and were cutting watermelon and cucumbers they retrieved. They squeezed […]

179. Day 2 Workshops & Seminars — Pizza Expo 2024


178. Big News on Pizza Expo 2024


177. Refocus to Grow with Scott Rivera


176. Letters to the Editor


174. Perspectives from Pizza & Pasta Northeast 2023, Part I


173. Catching Up with Pizza Man Dan Collier


172. Bringing Her Style to an Established Pizzeria


171. New Haven-style Pizza


170. Pizza & Pasta Northeast Preview

Pizza Expo March 19-21, 2024

Now in it’s 40th year, International Pizza Expo remains unchallenged as the industry’s leading event. Join thousands of pizzeria professionals as they convene in Las Vegas for 3 days dedicated to all things pizza! With suppliers from across the globe, educational sessions taught by top industry professionals and national competitions, this event is one you simply cannot afford to miss.

Pizza & Pasta Northeast, October 1-2, 2023

Join us October 1-2, 2023 in Atlantic City, NJ for the 4th Annual Pizza & Pasta Northeast! There’s no shortage of opportunities to improve your business and get involved at the show. Learn from Tony G in our School of Pizzeria Management Workshops, show off your skills in one of our yearly competitions & much more!

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