Pizza Hut to acquire Chicago company to step up online ordering
Pizza Hut has an acquisition in the works that will allow it to step up its online ordering capabilities.
The pizza chain, part of Louisville-based Yum Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) is in a definitive agreement to acquire Chicago-based QuikOrder, which provides online ordering software and services for the restaurant industry. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Pizza Hut said it's one of its largest acquisitions to date.
With QuikOrder's online ordering capabilities, Pizza Hut U....