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Franchise: Pizza Hut LLC

Initial Investment
LOW:$297,000
HIGH: $2,144,000
Change in Units
+3.3% +520 UNITS (1 Year)
+12.3% +1768 UNITS (3 Years)

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
National Media
Regional Media

Training Onsite: varies

Training at headquarters: varies

About Pizza Hut LLC

Pizza Hut began with two brothers, Frank and Dan Carney, borrowing $600 from their mom to start a pizzeria in Wichita, Kansas. The first Pizza Hut opened its doors in 1958. The first franchised location opened in 1960 in Topeka, Kansas. Today, Pizza Hut has locations throughout the world serving pizza, pasta and wings. Pizza Hut is owned by Yum! Brands, parent company of KFC and Taco Bell.

Founded

1958

Franchising Since

1959 (58 Years)

Corporate Address

7100 Corporate Dr. Plano, TX 75024

CEO

Artie Starrs

Parent Company

Yum! Brands Inc.

Ticker Symbol

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$297,000 - $2,144,000

Net-worth Requirement

$700,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$350,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$25,000 - $25,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

4.25%
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Updated: August 10th, 2017

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