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Sbarro Fundraises for St. Jude with 'Slices for Hope'

2016-05-05 Sbarro, the iconic quick-service restaurant best known for its XL New York style pizza by the slice, launches its Slices for Hope campaign on Sunday t...

Sbarro Celebrates 60 Years with X-Treme Pepperoni

2016-03-07 This year marks the 60th anniversary for international pizza chain Sbarro, which serves its signature XL NY style pizza by the slice and other Italian...

Sbarro Introduces Italian Sub–Inspired Pizza

2015-10-20 Italian lovers rejoice: Starting October 21, Sbarro will introduce a new pizza inspired by the classic Italian sausage sub.

Sbarro Turns Up Heat with New Pizza LTO

2014-11-24 Sbarro is turning up the heat with the newest addition to its menu, the 3 Pepper Chicken Pizza.

Sbarro Files for Bankruptcy

2014-03-10 Sbarro LLC filed a petition with the U.S Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York seeking reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S.

Sbarro Comments on Store Closings

2014-02-20 Sbarro announced the closure of 155 of its North American, company-owned eateries.

Sbarro Grows in South America with Units in Peru, Colombia

2013-02-26 Taco Holdings, the master franchisee for Sbarro in Mexico with 23 eateries, will now spearhead the opening of more than 40 new eateries across Peru an...

Sbarro Names Two to Help Franchising Efforts

2012-08-30 Sbarro, the world's largest Italian mall-focused restaurant franchise, announced that it has appointed two industry leaders to spearhead continued fra...

Sbarro Names Angela Hornsby Chief People Officer

2012-08-21 Sbarro, the world’s largest mall-focused Italian restaurant chain, announced the appointment of Angela Hornsby as chief people officer.

Sbarro Appoints Wooten to SVP of Operations

2012-06-15 As it embarks on a major initiative to reinvigorate the brand, Sbarro announced today that it has appointed food industry veteran George Wooten as sen...