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1958, Frank and Dan Carney open the first Pizza Hut in Wichita, Kansas.
1972, 1000 restaurants are open throughout the USA.
1973, Pizza Hut went international with restaurants in Japan, Canada & England. The first UK Pizza Hut opened in Islington, London.
1977, PepsiCo bought Pizza Hut.
1980, Pan Pizza was Introduced.
1982, The UK joint venture started between PepsiCo and Whitbread.
1984, Over 50 restaurants so far in the UK.
1986, By now, there were 100 restaurants in the UK and 5000 world wide
1987, An average of one restaurant opened each week in the UK.
1988, The UK's first delivery unit was opened in Kingsbury, London.
1989, The first restaurant was converted into a Restaurant Based Delivery store.
1990, Pizza Hut warmed the cold shores of Russia. In the UK there were now 200 restaurants
1992, There were 9,000 restaurants in 84 countries.
1993, There were 300 restaurants and delivery stores in the UK.
1994, 10,000 Pizza Huts were open for business.
1995, Stuffed Crust was launched in the UK.
1997, PepsiCo decided to focus on their drinks business. As a result, Tricon Global Restaurants was born, creating the largest restaurant brand in the World. Tricon became the partner company with Whitbread. The Sicilian Pizza was launched in the UK, where there were 277 restaurants and 100 delivery stores.
1998, Pan Pizza was relaunched as Grand Pan.
1999, Pizza Hut had over 400 restaurants, employing 14000 people. The Italian Pizza was launched in the UK.
2000, Pizza Hut introduced The Edge, a thin pizza with toppings all the way round the edge.
2001, Pizza Hut began a franchising programme with its delivery stores.
2002, Tricon Global became YUM! Brands Inc. The Quad Pizza was launched in the UK, as Pizza Hut opens its 500th restaurant. A & W and Long John Silver's join the Yum brand.
2003, 500 restaurants were now open throughout the UK, employing over 20,000 people.
2004, Pizza Hut launched The Big New Yorker.
2005, The 4forALL was launched. Over 600 restaurants were open in the UK, 70 of them as Franchise units.
2006, Whitbread sold their share of the joint venture to Yum! Brands Inc. Pizza Hut UK Ltd was now 100% owned by Yum! Cheesy Bites was launched! There were now 697 restaurants in the UK, with 154 stores as a franchise owned by 61 franchisees.
2007, We brought out our Thick n Thin Pizza and began to re-franchise our dine-in restaurants.
2008, We bought Godfather's Pizza in Ireland with 28 stores. We also launched our Pepperoni Stuffed Crust & Garlic Crust pizzas, larger 4 for ALL and a new range of Tuscani pastas in the UK.
2009, u30's launched to beat CHAMPS records of previous years.