Tag Archives: Pizza Hut

A Pizza Hut Executive Just Savaged Papa John’s NFL Excuse

Source: Grub Street NY

During an earnings call yesterday, Papa John’s CEO and founder John Schnatter went back to his wheelhouse and blamed the NFL for poorer-than-expected sales. This time, though, he added that “NFL leadership has hurt Papa John’s shareholders” by not putting a stop to the anthem protests held by players. (It’s …

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People Are Furious That Pizza Hut Took Two Weeks to Tell Anyone It Got Hacked

Source: Grub Street NY

Pizza Hut told about 60,000 customers over the weekend that they should start canceling their credit cards. Or, ideally, that they should have already canceled them. Hackers compromised the payment info for anyone who ordered either online or via the app between the morning of October 1 and midday …

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The Decade-Long Fight Over Foie Gras Heats Back Up

Source: Philadelphia Magazine » Foobooz

Welcome back to the world, everyone. It’s Monday, and that means we need to pay attention to the important things again. Important things like accidental penis bread, Pizza Hut evacuation procedures and post-disaster cooking techniques. Oh, and also? California’s foie gras ban is back on. So let’s start off with that. Because when you think…

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Florida Pizza Hut Threatens to Punish Workers Who Flee Irma

Source: Grub Street NY

People are calling a Florida Pizza Hut a variety of unkind names after the location casually threatened to punish staff who evacuated Hurricane Irma. The storm isn’t expected to hit Jacksonville (where the store’s located) until Tuesday, but considering that it’s killed at least 42 people

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Of Course Pizza Hut Found a Way to Turn Its Boxes Into Solar Eclipse Viewers

Source: Grub Street NY

Amazon’s eclipse glasses are highway robbery ($350 plus $4.99 shipping!). If you want to experience Monday’s eclipse on the cheap, all you need is an appetite for pizza: Behold this device Pizza Hut has MacGyvered from a leftover box to keep you from destroying your retinas, which really, …

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Pizza Hut’s Baffling Pizza-Ordering Shoes Raise a Lot of Questions

Source: Grub Street NY

Pizza Hut has mastered the art of technology as promotional tool (Facebook chatbots, DJ pizza boxes, scannable arm tattoos, etc.), but the latest product in its line of 100 percent unnecessary gimmicks is particularly baffling, even if you do need some new kicks. The …

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Pizza Hut Commemorated Taiwan’s Bloodiest Massacre by Offering ‘Killer’ Combo Deals

Source: Grub Street NY

Pizza Hut’s Taiwan ad team sounds in desperate need of sensitivity training, a history lesson, or perhaps both. Trying to capitalize on yesterday’s big holiday in the country — a day commemorating something known there as the “February 28 Incident” — a Facebook ad posted by …

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Pizza Hut Japan Is Bringing Back Its Store Run Entirely by Cats

Source: Grub Street NY

Unclear why this took so long, but Pizza Hut Japan is reopening its Pizza Cat! store, a (wholly fake) location mismanaged by a team of cats that proved wildly popular online in 2014. The all-feline staff excelled at looking cute, but were literally the worst at …

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Storyboard for Trump’s Humiliating ‘Crust First’ Pizza Hut Ad Can Be Yours for $15K

Source: Grub Street NY

Of all the controversial things Donald Trump has done in his 70 years, one of the most outrageous was undoubtedly the time he endorsed eating pizza the unnatural way, i.e., backward. The year was 1995 — Pizza Hut had just invented stuffed-crust pizza, and Trump agreed to do …

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Armed Robber Killed by Pizza Hut Employee Who Brought His Gun to Work

Source: Grub Street NY

A group of would-be robbers in North Carolina definitely picked the wrong Pizza Hut for their Saturday-night heist. Charlotte police say the trio entered the closed store a little after 1 a.m. in order to hold it up, but they ran into an employee who wore his “personal …

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The Shutter: Many of the fast food restaurants…

Source: Eater NY

pennstationshutter.jpgMany of the fast food restaurants currently housed in the dim lower concourse of Penn Station will not be around much longer. The landlord is kicking out Pizza Hut, KFC, T.G.I. Friday’s, and seven other businesses with the hope of replacing them with more trendy shops. This is the first in what will likely be a string of closures as Penn Station gears up for a revamp. [Crain’s]
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DOH Chronicles: A large section of the dining…

Source: Eater NY

pennstation.jpgA large section of the dining area at Penn Station has been shut down by the DOH for a list of violations that includes live roaches and flies. The victims, which occupy a shared space on the concourse, include Tim Horton’s, Nathan’s, and a Pizza Hut/Taco Bell combo. No word on when they’ll reopen. [DNAinfo]
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Listage: Shake Shack Cronut Concrete; Olive Garden Tapas

Source: Eater Philly

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Crime: A Pizza Hut in West Oak…

Source: Eater Philly

ppdpizzahut.jpgA Pizza Hut in West Oak Lane was robbed by a man who gave a piece of paper to an employee that said “Give me all the money.” It happened at 6242 Stenton Avenue around 10 p.m. on August 19. The thief is a black man in his mid-20s, who was wearing a very patriotic shirt with the word “AMERICA” printed on the front. Check out the video, and if you have any info, please send it to the po-po. [Newsworks]

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