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May
09
HAPPY PI DAY! VILLA ITALIAN KITCHEN OFFERS WHOLE PIZZA PIES FOR THE PRICE OF PI

Quick-Service Brand Selling $3.14 Pizzas for 3rd Year in a Row in Honor of National Pi Day

MORRISTOWN, NJ (March 4, 2019): Now back and better than ever before, Villa Italian Kitchen’s Pi Day celebration honors math’s biggest day of the year in the most delicious way possible! For the third year in a row, the favorite quick-service pizza brand will be celebrating March 14 by offering full-size Neapolitan Cheese Pizzas to guests for $3.14 at its more than 200 participating locations nationwide. Each Neapolitan Cheese Pizza from Villa Italian Kitchen is made with homemade dough prepared fresh daily, 100% whole milk mozzarella and sauce made from fresh California tomatoes, ensuring March 14 will be the most delicious day of t...


May
09
VILLA ITALIAN KITCHEN LAUNCHES FESTIVAL PYZZA

Luxury Pizza Experience to Launch at Participating Locations Nationwide

MORRISTOWN, NJ (January 31, 2019)Villa Italian Kitchen, America’s favorite quick-service pizza brand with nearly 250 locations nationwide, is proud to announce the Greatest Pizza That Never Happened: the Festival Pyzza. Available now at participating locations nationwide, the Festival Pyzza is a new luxury pizza experience for only the wealthiest consumers and industry influencers to enjoy. Made with only the finest fresh ingredients available including sauce made from California tomatoes, hand-stretched dough and premium individually packaged processed cheese product, the Festival Pyzza retails by the slice for the fire-y price of $25.

“We wante...


Jan
23
GENDER REVEAL LASAGNA?!

Villa Italian Kitchen Invites Guests to Celebrate their Bundles of Joy with Boatloads of Cheese!

MORRISTOWN, NJ (January 22, 2018) – When it comes to announcing the gender of a new baby, Americans have seen everything from pink and blue cakes to balloons to explosions – well, almost everything! Joining in the fray, Villa Italian Kitchen, one of America’s favorite quick-service pizza brands, has announced the addition of an exciting new catering package to its robust lineup of mouthwatering menu items: the world’s first-ever Gender Reveal Lasagna! Available now, the Gender Reveal Lasagna Catering Package features one cheese lasagna with a secret pink or blue interior, a tray of Villa Italian Kitchen’s famed g...


Nov
08
STUFF YOUR FACE (AND TURKEY) WITH PIZZA THIS THANKSGIVING

Villa Italian Kitchen offers Stuffing Recipe for Deluxe Pizza for Ultimate Thanksgiving Side Dish

MORRISTOWN, NJ (November 8, 2018) – Villa Italian Kitchen, one of America’s favorite quick-service pizza brands, is proud to launch a new way for pizza-lovers nationwide to sneak their favorite flavors into a traditional Thanksgiving dinner: pizza stuffing! Loaded with all the traditional flavors of a Deluxe or Meat Lovers pizza and handcrafted from Villa Italian Kitchen’s sauce made from fresh California tomatoes, 100% whole-milk mozzarella and dough made fresh daily, the world’s greatest Thanksgiving dish can now boast a serious flavor upgrade. Crispy, cheesy and a perfect hybrid between traditional American Thanks...


Oct
23
NOT A BILLIONAIRE? NOT A PROBLEM. VILLA ITALIAN KITCHEN EASES STING OF MEGA LOTTERY LOSS WITH FREE PIZZA GIVEAWAY

Quick-Service Pizza Brand to Trade Losing Tickets for Cheese Slice for One Day Only

MORRISTOWN, NJ (October 23, 2018) – With the largest lottery jackpot in history up for grabs, it’s estimated that hundreds of thousands of hopeful patrons have picked up a lottery ticket ahead of Tuesday night’s historic $1.6 billion drawing. Villa Italian Kitchen, one of America’s favorite quick-service pizza brands, heard the news and couldn’t help but wonder: given the odds of winning, what will happen to all the losers?

Fret not, wannabee billionaires! For one day only on Wednesday, October 24, Villa Italian Kitchen will allow its guests to trade their losing tickets for a free slice of cheese pizza with the purchase of...


Jul
17
VILLA RESTAURANT GROUP ANNOUNCES KEY NEW HIRES AS PART OF ITS CORPORATE TEAM

New Team Members to Aid in Continued Growth and Expansion

MORRISTOWN, NJ, July 17, 2018: Villa Restaurant Group, global multi-brand restaurant operator, franchisor and creator of Villa Italian Kitchen®, Green Leaf’s Beyond Great Salads®, Bananas Smoothies & Frozen Yogurt®, South Philly Cheesesteaks & Fries®, Far East Asian FireSM, Mo’ Burger® and other emerging quick and full service restaurants brands, today announced that it has hired two new team members to aid in its continued growth – Carriann Sillman, General Counsel and Cher Thompson, Manager, Communications & Digital Marketing Strategy – as well as the promotion of a key player in its marketing department, Lauren Liuzzi, now Brand Mana...


Jun
05
SAY ‘PIE DO’ TO THE FIRST-EVER PIZZA BOUQUET AND BOUTONNIERE

Villa Italian Kitchen to Treat Lucky Couples to Beautiful and Delicious Wedding Florals for Their Big Day

MORRISTOWN, NJ (June 4, 2018) – The month of June is the kick-off to one of the most romantic and exciting times of the year, wedding season. Each year a slew of new trends fill the pages of bridal magazines inspiring brides and grooms across the country with new takes of color palettes, favors, and florals, but this year, Villa Italian Kitchen, one of America’s favorite quick-service pizza brands, is proud to announce the newest (and most delicious) trend of the 2018 wedding season, The Pizza Bouquet and Boutonniere.

Perfect for any couple looking to add some fun and flavor to their big day, the Pizza Bouquet and Boutonn...


Mar
26
PUCKER UP FOR PEPPERONI-FLAVORED KISSES WITH LIMITED-EDITION LIPSTICK FROM VILLA ITALIAN KITCHEN

Quick-Service Pizza Brand to Give Away Free ‘Pepperoni Pucker’ Flavored
Lipsticks in Honor of National Kissing Day

MORRISTOWN, NJ (March 27, 2018) – With over 251 million pounds of pepperoni consumed by Americans each year, there is no denying that the spicy red stuff is America’s favorite pizza topping. Villa Italian Kitchen, one of America’s favorite quick-service pizza brands, has cooked up a fun way for guests to enjoy their favorite flavor in a new, never-before-seen form: lipstick. In honor of National Kissing Day on Friday, April 13, fans of the pizza brand can officially pucker-up for pepperoni flavored kisses by signing up to receive a lipstick free of charge at www.PepperoniPucker.com.

Each Pepperoni ...


Mar
05
VILLA ITALIAN KITCHEN OFFERS WHOLE PIZZA PIES FOR THE PRICE OF PI

Villa Italian Kitchen Selling $3.14 Pizzas for 2nd Year in a Row in Honor of National Pi Day

MORRISTOWN, NJ (March 5, 2018): Now back and better than ever before, Villa Italian Kitchen’s Pi Day celebration honors math’s biggest day of the year in the most delicious way possible. For the second year in a row, the favorite quick-service pizza brand is celebrating March 14 by offering full-size Neapolitan Cheese Pizzas to guests for $3.14, at locations nationwide. With homemade dough prepared fresh daily, 100% whole milk mozzarella and sauce made from fresh California tomatoes, March 14 is sure to be the most delicious day of the year.

To take advantage of this exciting offer, Pi fanatics can head to VillaItalianKitchen.com/Pi...


Feb
01
VILLA RESTAURANT GROUP OPENS NEWEST VILLA ITALIAN KITCHEN LOCATION IN PORT SAINT LUCIE, FLORIDA

MORRISTOWN, NJ (January 29, 2018) – Morristown-based Villa Restaurant Group, a global multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor, today announced the opening of its newest Villa Italian Kitchen location at the Fort Pierce Service Plaza in Port Saint Lucie FL. The fourth Villa Italian Kitchen location in Florida operated by local franchisee, AREAS USA, the new restaurant will treat visitors to a variety of mouthwatering menu items, from Neapolitan and pan pizzas, with homemade dough prepared fresh daily, 100% whole milk mozzarella and sauce made from fresh California tomatoes, to pasta imported from Italy, delicious salads, Stromboli, entrees and much more. Villa Italian Kitchen is located at Florida Turnpike mile marker 144 and...