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    Posts written by Luke Siedow

    Luke Siedow
    Culinary Specialist, Alive & Kickin' Pizza Crust
    Not only is Luke a trained culinologist, but he has managed a successful pizzeria – and currently owns one! Luke brings value to a number of areas throughout Alive & Kickin’, including sales, culinary, and product showings – experience that makes him able to solve even the trickiest challenges operators face. Luke is also the face of Alive & Kickin’ in many of our demo videos!
    How to Prevent Pizza Dough From Sticking to Your Peel and Tearing

    How to Prevent Pizza Dough From Sticking to Your Peel and Tearing

    December 8 2021
    By Luke Siedow



    Creating the perfect pizza dough brings together aspects of science and art, and dough handling definitely falls squarely on the art side of the equation. Pizza dough can present a wide range of ...



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    December 1 2021

    With annual sales exceeding $46 billion (40% of those sales going to independent and small chains), the U.S. pizza restaurant industry continues to ...



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    October 27 2021

    Losing a good employee not only disrupts your operations; it impacts your bottom line. Industry studies estimate average turnover could be as high as ...



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    October 12 2021

    Most operators choose to make their own dough because the pizza crust is their signature element — it’s often what customers remember most about the ...



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    September 22 2021

    When the pizza urge strikes, customers want more than the convenience of swinging into a c-store or deli to pick up a slice or whole pie. They want a ...



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    August 25 2021

    When it comes to food, taste wins the day. Nearly 90% of survey respondents ranked it as their number one reason for choosing particular items.1 ...



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    July 28 2021

    A lot goes into the price of a pizza in any restaurant, and the challenges of having a healthy net profit margin continue to grow. If it’s not the ...



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    June 16 2021

    2021 is officially halfway over, and if you’re looking for a mid-year boost to your pizzeria menu items, you came to the right blog. In our annual ...



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    June 2 2021

    Wood-fired pizza ovens. Their substantial size and Old World appeal are showstoppers, but what really grabs customers' attention (and hearts) are the ...



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    April 21 2021

    A year like 2020 would send anyone straight to comfort foods. Grocery store trends prove it out with familiar, trusted brands seeing an uptick in ...



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