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Domino's has finally overtaken Pizza Hut as the biggest pizza chain both in the U.S. and worldwide. Wasting no time, the chain inserted the phrase "the largest pizza company in the world based on global retail sales" into the first sentence of its fourth-quarter earnings release, Ad Age's Jessica Wohl reports. Global retail sales exceeded $12.2 billion in 2017, compared to $12.03 billion for Pizza Hut.