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European pizza firm becomes largest master franchisee of Pizza Hut globally

Pizza Hut has struck a landmark deal with European pizza giant Telepizza that makes the company its largest master franchisee globally by unit count. The pair have signed an international agreement that is designed to accelerate growth across Latin America (excluding Brazil), the Caribbean, Spain, Portugal and Switzerland. Across all the markets covered in the

Pizza Hut sold to UK management team

Pizza Hut has been sold to its existing management team led by UK CEO Jens Hofma. The high street chain was formerly owned by private equity firm Rutland Partners, which said the disposal concludes an “extremely successful investment” for its business. Rutland acquired Pizza Hut Restaurants UK, excluding the delivery business, in November 2012 from

KFC and Pizza Hut owner orders £145m slice of restaurant delivery provider

Yum Brands, the owner of Pizza Hut and KFC, has splashed out $200m (£145m) for a 3% stake in online and mobile delivery firm Grubhub in a deal designed at driving more profitable growth for franchisees. The transaction values GrubHub, which is predominantly based in the US but has an office in London, at around

Former La Tasca and Pizza Hut man gains new catering equipment sales post

Metcalfe Catering Equipment has appointed experienced sales professional Duncan Woolmer to the newly-created position of sales manager for the East of England. Woolmer joins the Welsh supplier and manufacturer of light catering equipment having previously worked for both JLA and Lockhart. He also knows what it is like to operate on the other side of