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2011-03-28 11:05:00

VANCOUVER, Wash., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifty million people did it over the past year, and today Papa Murphy's International is challenging everyone to "Join the Take 'N' Bake Revolution" with the launch of its 2011 marketing initiative. The new campaign is based on revolutionary ideas the take 'n' bake chain brought to the market 30 years ago: Pizza made fresh in front of customers eyes and baked fresh in their own home oven Pizza topped with an abundance of high-quality...

2011-02-22 09:07:00

VANCOUVER, Wash., Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Papa Murphy's Take 'N' Bake Pizza today announced it was named to Franchise Business Review's list of top food franchises for 2011 based on high satisfaction ratings in a survey of its franchise owners. Papa Murphy's is one of only 19 food companies out of over 150 major brands that can make this claim. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090212/PMLOGO) "Are we seeing higher satisfaction rates as the economy improves? Absolutely,"...

2010-12-01 11:36:00

VANCOUVER, Wash., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Papa Murphy's International today announced via the company's Facebook page the launch of its "Colossally Massive Super Ginormous Sweepstakes," set to run now through January 2nd. Over 30,000 gift cards are up for grabs, loaded anywhere from $5 all the way to $100! (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090212/PMLOGO) "Simply by visiting www.facebook.com/papamurphyspizza or any one of our 1,200-plus U.S. stores, consumers can register...

2010-10-19 08:07:00

VANCOUVER, Wash., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The topic of recent posts to Papa Murphy's Facebook Fan page (www.facebook.com/papamurphyspizza) indicate yet another reason why the take 'n' bake chain continues to be a nationally-ranked consumer favorite! Hundreds of loyal fans are cheering for the return of a seasonal favorite - the Jack-O-Lantern Pizza. "I want one!" demands one fan. "Are they ready now?" (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101019/SF84063) (Photo:...

2010-08-25 06:07:00

VANCOUVER, Wash., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Papa Murphy's International announced today that it secured for the second year in a row a spot in Zagat's Annual Fast Food Survey. America's largest take 'n' bake pizza chain ranks second in the "Top Food" and fourth in the "Top Service" categories. No other large(1) pizza chain was ranked in the top five in any category. Chains also ranked in these categories include In-N-Out Burger, Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Chipotle Mexican Grill and...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'