Pizza Hut India Opens 500th Store In The India-Subcontinent

Located at Laxmi Nagar, the 500th store is modelled on Pizza Hut’s new Fast-Casual format.
  • Franchise India Team Editor
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Pizza Hut, India's leading pizza brand, has officially announced the launch of its 500th store in the India-subcontinent. Located at Laxmi Nagar, the 500th store is modelled on Pizza Hut's new Fast-Casual format, which brings alive contemporary store design, convenient and faster service, and an open-kitchen which appeals to millennials.

Keeping consumers at the center and addressing its core belief that every pizza lover deserves to experience the power of a truly great pizza; Pizza Hut has been serving the tastiest pan pizzas while continuously driving innovative campaigns and value propositions for years. The brand was also awarded the prestigious EFFIE Gold in the Foods and Confectionery category in 2018 as recognition of the outstanding consumer-centric performance by the brand.

Unnat Varma, MD, Pizza Hut (India Sub-con), said, "Opening our 500th store in the India-subcontinent is a milestone moment for us and our franchise partners. Together we want to deliver the best pizza experience to consumers across the length and breadth of the region and will continue to expand our footprint in the coming year. Our overall growth has been fueled by the love and trust that our consumers have shown for over two decades."

Prashant Gaur, Chief Brand Officer, Pizza Hut (India Sub-con), said, "The announcement today marks the next phase of brand Pizza Hut. We take pride in serving the best, the freshest and the tastiest pizzas to all the pizza lovers in the country. In the next chapter of the brand, we want to make it even easier for consumers to be able to access the tastiest pizza, no matter where they are."