Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, And KFC To Take Orders Via Text, Social Media

Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, And KFC To Take Orders Via Text, Social Media

Yum! Brands restaurants will begin taking orders via text message and social media following its acquisition of an Israeli tech startup.  The fast food corporation, which runs Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, KFC and lesser-known Habit Burger Grill, announced the purchase of Tictuk Technologies on Wednesday. The private tech firm focuses in conversational commerce, and will give Yum! Brands leverage with software systems in allowing customers to order through WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Telegram, SMS, QR codes and email, Yum said in a statement.  Yum didn’t say exactly when the new technology would be available for consumer use in North America.

To read the media release: CLICK HERE (You will be redirected)

Photo Credit: Yum Brands

After 9 Podcast - 91.5 The Beat