Pizza Hut Takes Text Orders

03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • LISA BAERTLEIN Reuters Via ABC News

Pizza Hut has deployed a mobile ordering system that ratchets up the competition in the industry's battle to sell more pizzas using the latest technology.

The unit of Yum Brands Inc this week introduced new cell phone services that let customers order from any of its 6,200 outlets nationwide via text message or the mobile Web.

All the top U.S. pizza delivery chains -- Domino's Pizza Inc, Pizza Hut and Papa John's International Inc -- have invested in online and mobile ordering as a way to boost sales in one of the restaurant industry's most competitive segments.

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