Buddy’s Pizza to open Detroit Zoo location

By SHERRI WELCH A Buddy’s Pizza location is set to open at the Detroit Zoo in the spring. It will join two other Detroit food operators at the zoo, American Coney Island and Detroit Popcorn, and mark the pizza chain’s first location inside an attraction. While a few zoos around the

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Ron Hall to Receive the Premier Illuminating Excellence Award

SSA’s Vice President of Procurement, Ron Hall was presented with Premier’s Illuminating Excellence Award-Commercial at the 2017 Premier Culinary Creation Dinner this past June. The award recognizes an outstanding food service professional as Premier’s food service director of the year. Ron was selected based on overall improvements in operations, participation in Premier activities, professional and

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Oakland Zoo Unveils $13 Million Restaurant and Gondolas

By Justin Phillips June 5, 2017 Updated: June 6, 2017 1:27pm Photo: Justin Phillips The Landing Cafe in Oakland. Oakland’s newest restaurant features 190 seats and totes a $13 million price tag. Its window-lined dining room, nestled in the rolling hills, has views overlooking six Bay Area counties and can

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New restaurant, retail options at the Chattanooga Zoo

By CHLOÉ MORRISON – Published on March 31, 2017 New food options are available at the Chattanooga Zoo. (Photo: Contributed) The Chattanooga Zoo has a new restaurant and renovated gift shop. “It’s a brand-new restaurant,” Hannah Hammon, Chattanooga Zoo marketing and communication director, said. “It’s in the same area as our food services

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