Taco Bell's full mission statement is "We take pride in making the best Mexican style fast food providing fast, friendly, & accurate service. We are the employer of choice offering team members’ opportunities for growth, advancement, & rewarding careers in a fun, safe working environment. We are accountable for profitability in everything we do, providing our shareholders with value growth.”Continue Reading
Taco Bell is owned by Yum! Brands, which purchased the company from its creator, Glen Bell. Yum! Brands also owns KFC and Pizza Hut. The creator of Taco Bell, Glen Bell, had a personal mission along with many philosophies about food, people and business that contributed to the early success of Taco Bell. On the company's website, a quote from Glen Bell states "You create the person you become."
Bell grew up poor, and he had worked since he was very young to help support his family. In 1943, he was deployed overseas as a Marine, where he honed the skills of purchasing, cooking and managing food to be served to the masses. Given the opportunity to go into business for himself, Glen Bell thought it was important to bring good food to hard-working Americans on a budget and started out selling burgers, a business he funded by selling his sister's refrigerator. The endeavor thrived, and the successful businessman later revolutionized the fast-food market in the 1950's by selling the very first fast-food taco. In the 1960's, Glen Bell decided the architecture of his restaurant needed a more authentic feel and commissioned an architect to revamp the company's look by designing the mission-style aesthetic that most Taco Bells across the globe still sport today. Taco Bell now has over 6,000 restaurants across the United States.Learn more about Corporations
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To apply for a job at Taco Bell, visit the Taco Bell career site, and select the applicant path that applies to you. Then use the map to find the location you need and the open positions for which you are qualified. Review the job requirements and submit an application online.Full Answer >
Prices for items on the Taco Bell menu are available on the Fast Food Menu Prices website at FastFoodMenuPrices.com. The website allows users to search by state to find estimated prices for all items listed.Full Answer >
While Taco Bell menu prices are largely standardized across the nation, they may vary slightly due to factors such as transportation costs, supply of ingredients, minimum wage laws and promotional offers. Prices may rise or fall over time as well, caused by shifting demand and changes in profit margins.Full Answer >