A Penne for Your Sauce: Pizza Hut Introduces New Oven-baked Pa...
Dining - Press Releases

PLANO, Texas, July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pizza Hut, known for being the pizza lovers' pizza, is now just as much for pasta lovers with the introduction of its new Oven-Baked Pastas. The new pasta...

Faisal Hussain
July 28, 2022

Pepsi, Pizza Hut Put Soccer Fans In Paul Pogba’s Shoes With ...
Beverages - Dining - Gaming

Pepsi is teaming with Yum Brands chains Pizza Hut and KFC for activations related to soccer star Paul Pogba as the UEFA Champions League competition nears its close, per a news release. Together with...

Marketing Dive
May 11, 2022

10 Biggest Fast-Food Launches of 2021

Major players rolled out significant updates to their menus this year. Some were iconic limited-time offers, and others were lasting changes that will transform the customer experience for years to co...

Eat This, Not That!
January 6, 2022

This Is the Best Fast-Food Chain of 2021, According to Custome...

Americans tend to have very strong opinions about their favorite fast-food chains. Which has the best fries, the best milkshake, or the best spicy chicken sandwich? The answer, of course, depends on w...

Best Life
January 6, 2022

Why Pizza Hut, eos, Jif, and VW Are Among the Brands TikTok Ca...
Automotive - CPG - Dining - Health & Beauty - Online

While the Culture Drivers list features a diverse set of brands, from beauty and fast food to banking, Hernandez says that what they all have in common is their tolerance for risk, their ability to ac...

Fast Company
December 6, 2021

5 Ways QSRs Are Embracing Technology
Dining - Electronics - Online - Tech

With no end in sight to the ongoing labor shortage, many fast food chains are turning to technology to help fill staffing gaps. About half of U.S. operators expect to deploy automation technology in t...

November 4, 2021

Pizza Hut Taps TikTok Creator for First-Ever #ForYouPizza
Dining - Influencers

Pizza Hut today announced the first-ever #ForYouPizza Challenge, a TikTok challenge encouraging pizza lovers to share their personalized $10 Tastemaker pizza recipe and giving one lucky fan the opport...

Nation's Restaurant News
October 13, 2021

Pizza Hut Makes Big CPG Push Into Grocery
CPG - Dining

With the announcement of Pizza Hut’s new CEO, it looks like the brand may have ambitions to get into consumer-packaged goods (CPG). The restaurant’s parent company Yum Brands announced that Aaron ...

August 30, 2021

Pizza Hut & Beyond Meat Partner on Meatless Pepperoni Piz...
CPG - Dining

Beyond Meat and Yum! Brands will debut a new pizza featuring plant-based pepperoni from Beyond Meat. The pizza will be available initially at 70 Pizza Hut locations, including Albany, N.Y.; Columbus a...

Yahoo! Finance
August 11, 2021

Topgolf Tees Up New Leadership Trio Amid Rapid Growth
Attractions - CPG - Dining - Live Entertainment - Retail

Topgolf Entertainment Group just completed a merger with sports equipment manufacturer Callaway and has seven new locations planned to open within the coming year. It needed reinforcements. And new p...

August 4, 2021

Pizza Hut Launches Chic Streetwear Collection
Dining - Fashion

Pizza Hut just dropped a streetwear – nay, Tastewear – collection that's hotter than a stuffed crust. The limited-edition capsule collection includes five pieces: a tracksuit, branded slides, a b...

July 27, 2021

Au Bon Pain Acquired by Yum Brands & 7-Eleven

Ampex Brands, which operates more than 400 Pizza Hut, KFC, Taco Bell, Long John Silver’s and 7-Eleven, announced Wednesday that it bought the bakery-cafe chain Au Bon Pain. The acquisition was fina...

June 30, 2021

Domino’s Pizza Profit, U.S. Sales Beat Estimates As More...

Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ.N) on Thursday beat Wall Street's expectations for quarterly profit and U.S. sales as the fast food chain benefited from easing dining restrictions as well as accelerated vacci...

April 30, 2021

Pizza Hut Races Into the Drive-Thru Game

Pizza Hut is joining the restaurant rush to the drive-thru. The Yum! Brands chain unveiled Tuesday “The Hut Lane,” a dedicated digital order pickup window available at more than 1,500 locations, w...

QSR Magazine
March 31, 2021

White Castle Teams with Coke on AR-Powered Collector’s C...
Beverages - Dining - Tech

White Castle is partnering with Coca-Cola to celebrate the burger chain's 100th birthday with a set of collectible cups that come to life via augmented reality (AR). Customers who visit a special micr...

Marketing Dive
March 17, 2021

Pizza Hut Spins Boxes into Pac-Man AR Game for ‘Newstalg...
Branding - Dining - Electronics - Online

Pizza Hut launched a campaign today around the concept of "Newstalgia," giving a modern spin to the brand's iconic branding elements. The year-long campaign was created with agencies GSD&M and Too...

Marketing Dive
March 15, 2021

Starbucks is Testing 100% Plant-Based Menu

Starbucks is striking this consumer trend while the iron is hot — while simultaneously prioritizing the reduction of its carbon footprint. These plant-based menu additions are part of the company's ...

February 5, 2021

Restaurants in 2021: Takeout and Delivery is Now Essential to ...

“Pivot” became a tired term in the months following COVID-19's introduction. The pandemic lit as many trends on fire as it did invent others. So the idea restaurants collectively repositioned over...

QSR Magazine
February 5, 2021

What’s new in fast food: Chicken sandwiches and cauliflo...

If you felt like a new fried chicken sandwich debuted every day in January, you're not far off. Some chains tried their best to slim down, while others did the exact opposite. The flurry of chicken sa...

February 1, 2021

Pizza Hut releases new Detroit-Style Pizza nationwide

Dubbed its biggest launch of the year, Pizza Hut rolls out a new pizza Tuesday but it’s not round. The all-new Detroit-Style Pizza, available nationwide for a limited time, is rectangular with “c...

USA Today
January 26, 2021

Why is Subway Closing More Locations Than Any Other Restaurant
Dining - Retail

The chain sandwich shop closed more stores than it opened in 2016, closed another 900 plus stores in 2017, and over 1,000 in 2018 and 2019. In 2020, they had already closed a few locations early in th...

Reader's Digest
December 23, 2020

Little Caesars’ COVID success could lead to growth boom

The brand is looking to hire thousands of workers to handle increased volumes. Domino’s and Papa John’s saw double-digit increases in same-store sales in the third quarter while Pizza Hut rose in ...

QSR Magazine
December 14, 2020

Pizza Hut brings the ultimate comfort this year
Branding - Dining - Retail

The company in its announcement said the blanket would sell for $150.   Tags: Pizza Hut, Bud Light, Philadelphia Cream Cheese, Xbox, PlayStation For the full story, visit Retail Dive  -  h...

Retail Dive
November 20, 2020

NFL playbook: tracking how brands are marketing around an unce...

A continually updated look at how marketers are adapting

November 12, 2020

Yum Brands quarterly revenue rises 8%, fueled by higher Taco B...

Yum reported third-quarter net income of $283 million, or 92 cents per share, up from $255 million, or 81 cents per share, a year earlier. Taco Bell reported same-store sales growth of 3%. For the ...

October 30, 2020

Panera Wants A Slice Of The Hot Pizza Category With New Menu A...

As it turns out, families on lockdown want simplicity and familiarity. For the full story, visit Forbes  -  https://www.forbes.com/sites/aliciakelso/2020/10/28/panera-wants-a-piece-of-the-hot-piz...

October 28, 2020

EA Sports, Pizza Hut and esports’ evolving sponsorship poten...
Dining - Esports - Gaming

The move showed the increasing desire for brands to tap reach millennial and Gen Z fanbases – something gaming is not short of. For the full story, visit Sports Pro Media  -  https://www.sports...

Sports Pro Media
October 22, 2020

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