Pizzerias Take Note: Picnic Time is Pizza Time

It’s summertime and the picnics are easy.

As the weather warms and people turn their thoughts to the outdoors, picnickers are starting to clean up their barbecues in preparation for feasts of hot dogs, hamburgers and chicken.  Yes, these are the standard fare, but surely not the only food on the menu.

As a pizzeria, there is no reason to be on the sidelines. You can take advantage of this great summertime tradition by offers special menus, Limited Time Offers (LTO), promotions and special delivery options. (more…)

Baseball & Pizza: Playing “Pepper-oni”

One of the fun things about going to baseball games is eating the food.  There’s nothing like a ballpark hot dog, greasy fries or nachos, and the old favorites: peanuts and Cracker Jacks®.

Unfortunately, the pizza at the park is generally a strike out; with a slice in a box that seems to contain a reheated pizza, not even made on the premises. The vendors often are handing out pies that are jostled, cold and oily, not the most appetizing way to serve our favorite menu item.  (more…)

‘Messy good’: Carl’s tests Pepperoni Pizza Fries

Just when you thought there was absolutely nothing new to do with a French fry – along come Pepperoni Pizza Fries.

Behind them: The we’ll-try-just-about-anything fast-food chain Carl’s Jr., which has just begun testing them in about a dozen of its restaurants in Southern California – mostly in the Anaheim area.

“It may look like a mess — but it’s messy good,” says Brad Haley, chief marketing officer at Carl’s. Customers have compared the taste, he says, to pizza with a French fry crust. (more…)

Liguria Foods – December 2014 Newsletter

The Liguria Foods December newsletter is out, please click the link below to read about the following topics:

  • Happy Holiday’s: Topping Off the New Year in Style
  • Customer Profile: Hideaway Pizza- The Big Kahuna of Pizza
  • Product Showcase: Liguria Sliced Pepperoni
  • Protein Market Outlook
  • Pizza News Briefs

Liguria Newsletter December 2014


Pepperoni with a Twist

There is a new twist in the world of pepperoni and it offers pizza businesses a great way to grow sales while intriguing their customers to experience something new and delicious.

Think of pepperoni and you might immediately think of a cheese pizza topped with this No. 1 pizza topping. A growing trend has emerged in the shape of a pepperoni roll or twist that is tasty, fun and profitable.  (more…)