Pizza Hut is the largest pizza chain in the world and they have finally opened a store in Africa. Their first store recently opened in Johannesburg, South Africa. Plans call for dozens of stores to be opened over the next three years. They will also expand into Zambia, Angola and Namibia.
As soon as I heard this news I thought about Domino’s Pizza. Wait a minute, why would a thought about Domino’s Pizza enter my mind when Pizza Hut has created the ultimate chocolate chip cookie? It’s because of the commercial “Failure is an Option.” In that ad, Domino’s Pizza employees talk about some of their failures because they know failure means the company is trying new things. Ten seconds into the ad, Domino’s Pizza Chef Roxane Swamba feels a bit of shame whenRead More
Chinese private equity firm Hony Capital has bought the UK restaurant chain Pizza Express. The chain has over 500 stores. A little over 400 of those stores are in the UK and 22 of them are located in China. Earlier this year a new Pizza Express was opened in the Chinese capital of Beijing. The sale saw 900 million pounds changing hands between Hony Capital, a Chinese private equity firm and the UK Gondola Group which also owns UK pizza chains ASK ItalianRead More
Two days ago Hamas hacked the Israel Dominos Pizza Facebook page. Okay, why would they do that? It just doesn’t seem to make any sense. They’ve been firing hundreds of rockets into Israel over the past week, disrupting life for Israelis and interrupting their pizza eating for sure. Now this??? Check out the report below about Hamas and their hacking of the Dominos Pizza Israel Facebook page. It didn’t take too long, only about an hour, for Dominos Pizza in Israel to takeRead More
Just the other day I happened to be with my family on top of a hill overlooking the Cheyenne, Wyoming airport. Just four days later,the airport was the scene of a food news story that has been written about in all sorts of news outlets including the Washington Post, the Sydney Morning Herald, People Magazine, The Christian Science Monitor and now PizzaSpotz.com. It turns out that severe thunderstorms in the Denver area caused flight 719 from Washington D.C. to Denver to be divertedRead More
How do you order your favorite pizza? If you like traditional pizza from a mom and pop store, then you may just order your pizza the traditional way, via a telephone. You know how that works. You get hungry and call your favorite pizzeria. The person on the other end of the line asks what they can do for you. That’s when you place your order and you’re done. You go pick up your pizza 20 minutes later or wait for it toRead More
Description: What exactly are pizza movies? Are they all about pizza? Have a pizza scene? We have trailers from some of the best. Remember Mystic Pizza? We’ve considered putting together a list of top ten pizza movies here on PizzaSpotz, and we still may do it, but until then. We’ll be posting some trailers for what could be labeled pizza movies by many people. Some movie lovers and pizza lovers will say unless a film takes place entirely in a pizzeria, it isRead More
All amazing photos are copyright by Rob Dawkins I don’t remember exactly how I met Oli from the Argentinian Pizza Supper Club in Shoreditch. I think he followed me on Twitter but I wish we’d met while he was serving me pizza. Unfortunately, I’m in Texas USA and he’s in London. I must get to London more often. One of the first places I’ll visit is his supper club. It’s getting rave reviews and when you read all about it (links provided below),Read More