First pizza delivered to the White House. First pizza delivered to space. First company to secure naming rights to a virtual sports stadium. Pizza Hut is more than just the world’s largest pizza chain – we are an internationally recognized franchise system whose success has been achieved through delicious food, customer mania and our unwavering commitment to creativity and innovation.
Founded in 1958 by Dan and Frank Carney, Pizza Hut is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc., whose family of brands operates approximately 48,000 restaurants in more than 145 countries. Today Pizza Hut and its franchise partners have over 6000 restaurants in the United States alone, and our headquarters located just north of Dallas, in Plano, Texas, provides a support system for team members across the country.
The 20-acre Texas campus was awarded LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council and includes a café, a coffee bar, valet dry cleaning services, a 24/7 fitness center, a patio with lake views and basketball courts, walking/jogging trails, and on-site child care. The building also has state-of-the-art technology, the Pizza Hut Academy (mock-up restaurant, hello free pizza!) a consumer insights lab, and R&D labs.
Our corporate headquarters is surrounded by the best that the Dallas-Fort Worth area has to offer. Whether it be top-rated schools, world-class museums, zoos and aquariums, acclaimed restaurants, great nightlife, professional sports teams, endless outdoor activities and some of the best shopping in the world, the Metroplex offers something for everyone!