The newest pizza wars

Big pizza companies are fighting back against proposed regulations that would require them to label calorie counts on their menus.

The battle of the slice never seems to end -- every month seems to bring new improved crusts, more cheese, and some 3-for-1 deal.

But pizza chains are also fighting back -- in Washington -- against proposed menu labeling plans that would say how many calories are in that deep dish triple-meat treat.

Here to talk with us in today's Mid-day Extra is Alicia Kelso, editor of She joins us from Louisville, Kentucky -- home of Papa Johns and Yum Brands!, which owns Pizza Hut.

About the author

Jeremy Hobson is host of Marketplace Morning Report, where he looks at business news from a global perspective to prepare listeners for the day ahead.


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