Alicia Kelso Alicia has been a professional journalist for 15 years. Her work with FastCasual.com, QSRweb.com and PizzaMarketplace.com has been featured in publications around the world, including NPR, Good Morning America, Voice of Russia radio, Consumerist.com and Franchise Asia magazine.
Yum! execs called the U.S. performance 'disappointing' and said the brand is in turnaround mode.
Mobile is now the dominant channel of Pizza Hut's digital business, growing more than 4,000 percent in the last three years.
Mazzio’s added a jalapeno stuffed crust pizza to its new menu platform.
Sriracha, according to CCD Innovation, is in 2014 what chipotle was in 2009.
After hitting 6-year highs, gas prices tumble in a week.
Pierre Panos expects a ‘shakeout’ in the fast casual pizza subsegment.
Public pizza company stocks ride the positive jobs report.
From menu rollouts to marketing campaigns, some concepts are in the spirit.
Pizza Hut parent company hits another fresh 52-week high last week.
Digital ordering should make up more than half of sales for the bigger brands within the next year.
Yum! Brands reach a fresh 52-week high on Friday.
Gas prices inch higher as summer approaches.
A robust mobile platform can help brands create a faster, frictionless relationship with consumers.
The new Louisville, Ky., location will be ‘overstaffed’ to ensure guests are taken care of ‘no matter what.’
Cheese prices rise sharply to close out last week.
In addition to cost, choose a distributor based on their food safety record and customer service metrics, as well as their sanitation practices.
You have to commit to social media, spending time there and deeply engaging with your customers.
Gas prices inch up as pumps start switching to summer blends.
In order for a marketing strategy to be successful, the operations team has to execute.
Finding a good partner and testing are critical, as the mobile app is an extension of your brand.