Yum! Brands Implements Next Phase of COVID-19 Response

Globally Focused on Employees, Low-Contact Options for Customers and Support for Franchisees and Communities Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today provided an update on the next phase of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Working together, we…
Yum! Brands Completes Acquisition of The Habit Restaurants, Inc.

Transaction adds award-winning, fast-casual restaurant concept with significant global growth potential to KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell parent company Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced the completion of its acquisition of The Habit Restaurants, Inc.…
Pizza Hut Turns up the Heat With New Nashville Hot Wings

Plano, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  In celebration of the newest flavor added to its signature kitchen-fried, hand-tossed wings, Pizza Hut is kicking the heat up with its hottest flavor yet – by introducing its all-new Nashville Hot wings. Now available nationwide (at…
Taco Bell Appoints Nikki Lawson As Global Chief Brand Officer

Irvine, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Taco Bell Corp. today announced that it has named Nikki Lawson as Global Chief Brand Officer, responsible for continuing the success of the Taco Bell brand in the US and across the world. Lawson, former Managing Director,…
Pizza Hut Preps to Bring the Heat for Super Bowl LIV

Pizza company descends on Miami via red-hot delivery fleet; thanks Super Bowl host city by donating $54,000 to greater Miami educators on behalf of BOOK IT! program, First Book Plano, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  In its second year as the Official Pizza…
Pizza Hut Joins Forces With FedEx To Test The Future Of Pizza Delivery

Testing of the FedEx SameDay Bot planned for summer 2019 Plano, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  As part of an ongoing effort to modernize and enhance the pizza delivery experience, Pizza Hut is collaborating with FedEx, specifically to explore the use of the…