DALLAS // PRNewswire // -- Today, Pizza Hut will complete a global delivery to five countries totaling more than 900 pizzas. At 11:30 a.m. local time, Savvis, Inc. will reward more than 2,300 global employees with their favorite pizzas as recognition for all their work.
The pizzas will be delivered to Savvis, Inc. employees in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Japan and Singapore.
"We are excited to deliver pizzas to the global office party hosted by Savvis," said Pat Murtha, Pizza Hut Chief Operations Officer. "Providing Pizza Hut Pizza to these employees world-wide shows our continued promise to surprise and satisfy our customers in unique ways."
The global delivery marks the largest one-time order the company has completed in its 50-year history, and quite possibly the largest one-time delivery for the entire industry.
"Our employees continue to deliver for Savvis, so we enlisted Pizza Hut to deliver for them and to help us celebrate our successful second quarter on a global scale," said Jim Ousley, chief executive officer at Savvis.
Pizza Hut, America's Favorite Pizza, delivers more pizza, pasta and wings than any other restaurant. The only pizza company to be named a top ten franchise in 2009 by Entrepreneur Magazine, Pizza Hut began 50 years ago in Wichita, Kansas and today operates nearly 10,000 restaurants in more than 90 countries. Pizza Hut, Inc. is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM).
Savvis, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVVS) is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprises. More than 2,500 unique clients, including 30 of the top 100 companies in the Fortune 500, use Savvis to reduce capital expense, improve service levels and harness the latest advances in cloud computing.
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