Statistics and facts on the pizza delivery market
Pizza chains - additional information
Pizza is a popular dish with U.S. consumers whether purchased from a restaurant or a supermarket. In 2016, pizza restaurants in the United States generated around 44.43 billion U.S. dollars in total. Of the national pizza restaurant sales in 2016, around 55.72 percent were generated by the top 50 pizza chains. Independent pizza restaurants also held a strong portion of the market with 44.28 percent of sales.
In 2016, Pizza Hut was the leading pizza restaurant in the U.S. in terms of sales. The sales per store of Pizza Hut have remained steady over the last few years, staying around 800 thousand U.S. dollars. The number of people visiting Pizza Hut has also not seen much variation. Between 2009 and 2016, the number of consumers from the U.S. who reported visiting a Pizza Hut in the last 30 days stayed between 29,000 and 34,000. The success of Pizza Hut has allowed the pizza restaurant chain become the fifth most valuable fast food brand in the world, ranking above Domino’s Pizza, its closest competitor in terms of sales.