Pizza Hut

Two Pizza Hut Franchisees Sign On With SpeedLine POS

Pizza point-of-sale provider SpeedLine Solutions announced that Pizza Hut franchise companies Capital Pizza Huts and Pizza Hut of Fort Wayne signed five-year agreements for ongoing point-of-sale software support and upgrades.

The agreements apply to Capital’s 89 Pizza Hut and nine Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers restaurants, as well as 47 Pizza Hut of Fort Wayne locations.

Pizza Hut Rolls Out Firebaked Flatbread Pizzas

Pizza Hut, one of the world's biggest pizza chains, is rolling out Firebaked Style Flatbread Pizzas. Flatbreads, available in the U.S. only, include a slightly crispy "wood fired-style" crust, high-quality cheese, and toppings that extend right to the edges. The Flatbreads come six to a box, and can be topped three different ways with up to three toppings each, all for $11.99.


Pizza Hut Canada Taps Into Roots With Poutine Pizza

In a Canadian first, Pizza Hut Canada is giving Canadians the chance to try their favorite foods in a new and unexpected way. 

For a limited time, Pizza Hut Canada is offering a new pizza menu that features five fresh recipes inspired by Canada’s cultural diversity. They include the Asian BBQ and Creamy Butter Chicken Pizza.

As part of its innovative new menu, Pizza Hut Canada is even introducing a Cheesy Beef Poutine Pizza in tribute to the classic Canadian street-food favorite, featuring crispy fries, cheese curds, seasoned steak, and gravy.

In a Victory for Gamers, Pizza Hut and Xbox Unite

The video game industry has a history of introducing dynamic duos. And now comes another: Xbox and Pizza Hut.

The two category giants have joined forces to launch a first-of-its-kind ordering app that allows users to purchase physical goods straight from the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.

This is not just any physical good, but one of the most popular "goods" among gamers and consumers alike: Pizza Hut pizza, as well as pasta, wings, breadsticks, and more.

Pizza Hut Unveils $7.99 'Hut Lovers Deal'

The early rounds of the 2013 college basketball tournament are in the books, and while not all of the No. 1 seeds are advancing, Pizza Hut is still giving back to its fans with a deal. Now through April 6, 2013, Pizza Hut customers can enjoy the Hut Lovers Deal: any large two-topping pizza for just $7.99, or for just $2 more they can receive it any way they want – including specialties – when they carry out. Customers must mention the “Hut Lovers Deal” during the ordering process to score the biggest deal of the season.

Pizza Hut Promises Reward if All No. 1 Seeds Go to Atlanta

Pizza Hut, the largest pizza chain in the country, is offering basketball fans who sign up for the company’s Hut Lovers program a slam dunk of a deal if all four No. 1 seeds advance to the semifinals of the highly-anticipated men’s college basketball tournament in Atlanta April 6-8, 2013. The deal is a free medium one-topping pizza. If the No. 1 seeds prevail, Hut Lovers members will receive a coupon via e-mail to redeem the free medium one-topping Pizza Hut pizza.

Pizza Hut Takes on Interviewing, Twitter-Style

As social media has permanently changed companies’ communication and marketing practices, it has become increasingly important for brands to hire a social media guru who can manage multiple social media platforms in a professional, yet engaging way.

And that’s exactly who Pizza Hut is seeking for its new social media position, dubbed the “manager of digital greatness.”

UFPC Renames Contracter Connection Division

Dale Holden, senior vice president of Unified Foodservice Purchasing Co-op (UFPC), announced that UFPC Contractor Connection, a value-added services program for restaurant owners since 2009, will be renamed UFPC Facilities Connection.

UFPC Contractor Connection, a construction products and services business, has been a strategic partner of UFPC Equipment Sales since its initial inception in 2009.

Little Caesers Scores High on Value, Low on Taste

According to arecent survey of restaurant customers in the United States, when it comes to identifying what drives loyalty for restaurants, the most commonly cited factors in determining which pizza-takeout restaurant is patronized most often are good value (53 percent), convenient locations (44 percent), low prices (44 percent), good discounts/promotions (42 percent), and fast service (41 percent).

Pizza Hut Heats Up Valentine's Day for #LastMinuteLovers

When it comes to Valentine’s Day shopping, procrastination is the rule, not the exception. On Cupid’s highest day many couples forget to purchase gifts symbolizing their love and affection and end up bringing home a stale box of chocolates or the last picked-over card on the shelf.