AAK develops new flaked fats to enhance taste, texture and crust quality in pizza

SWEDEN – Specialty ingredients provider, AAK has developed a new range of flaked fats to help pizza manufacturers enhance taste and create high quality crust and texture in their products. The new range also offers […]

Jubilant FoodWorks appoints Kapil Grover as CMO of Domino’s Pizza

ASIA – India’s operator of the American pizza restaurant, Domino’s Pizza and Dunkin’ Donuts, Jubilant FoodWorks has appointed Kapil Grover as the new Chief Marketing Officer of Domino’s Pizza effective July 2018. According to a […]

FMCG startup QwikPik partners Swiggy to pilot delivery of its heat & eat pizzas

ASIA – QwikPik, a startup technology offering ready to serve snacks and meals has partnered with Swiggy for delivery of its food products in India, according to ET Retail. The partnership involves QwikPik Technology’s packaged […]

Simbisa Brands to open more fast food outlets in Kenya in an expansion drive

KENYA – Simbisa Brands, Zimbabwe’s largest fast-food restaurant operator has announced plans to open more restaurant and fast-food outlets in Kenya to expand its presence and tame rivals in the country, Business Daily has reported. […]

Anti-Profiteering agency questions Subway, KFC and Pizza Hut on tax cuts

INDIA – The National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAPA) has questioned Subway, Yum Restaurants owned Pizza Hut and Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) for not fully passing on cuts in goods and services tax (GST) rates to consumers. […]

Domino’s implicated for not passing on lower GST rate benefits to consumers

INDIA – Domino’s Pizza, a restaurant chain operated by Jubilant FoodWorks in India is under investigation by anti-profiteering authorities for not passing on goods and services tax (GST) benefits to consumers after reducing and slashing […]

Ireland’s Crust & Crumb to build US$5.8m new pizza factory

IRELAND – Crust & Crumb, the manufacturers of chilled pizzas, pizza bases and flat breads, has made plans to build a US$5.8 million new factory in Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan, supported by the Government of Ireland […]

US pizza chain boss John Schnatter resigns after racist comments

USA – Papa John’s Pizza International chairman and founder John Schnatter has resigned following an incident that implicated him for making racist comments that hit the shares of the pizza chain, according to Bloomberg. His […]