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Yum! Brands Announces CEO Succession Plan to Drive Next Chapter of Global Growth, Effective January 1, 2020

Yum! Brands Announces CEO Succession Plan to Drive Next Chapter of Global Growth, Effective January 1, 2020

Board elects David Gibbs as Chief Executive Officer of Yum! Brands Gibbs will succeed Greg Creed who announces decision to retire after 25-year career with the Company Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously elected David Gibbs as Chief Executive Officer, effective January […]

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Andrea Zahumensky Named Chief Marketing Officer Of Kentucky Fried Chicken U.S.

Andrea Zahumensky Named Chief Marketing Officer Of Kentucky Fried Chicken U.S.

KFC Corporation has named Andrea Zahumensky Chief Marketing Officer of KFC U.S., effective December 4. She will lead marketing, advertising, media and consumer insights, as well as the brand’s digital initiatives, and will be responsible for developing and executing innovative marketing strategies to continue to build upon KFC’s brand turnaround […]

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KFC's World Famous and Best Selling Zinger Chicken Sandwich is Coming to America

KFC’s World Famous and Best Selling Zinger Chicken Sandwich is Coming to America

Amazing $5 Fill Up deal expected to get millions to try spicy crispy sandwich KFC is spicing up the chicken sandwich category by bringing its popular Zinger spicy chicken sandwich to the United States. Created by the chicken experts with more than 70 years of experience making world famous fried […]

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KFC Announces Commitment to Eliminate Antibiotics Important to Human Medicine from its Chicken by End of 2018

KFC Announces Commitment to Eliminate Antibiotics Important to Human Medicine from its Chicken by End of 2018

Kentucky Fried Chicken has extended its food promise to customers, announcing that, by the end of 2018, all chicken purchased by KFC U.S. will be raised without antibiotics important to human medicine. This move marks the first time a major national quick service restaurant (QSR) chain in the U.S. has […]

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In a Decade, Many Fast-Food Restaurants Will Be Automated, Says Yum Brands CEO

In a Decade, Many Fast-Food Restaurants Will Be Automated, Says Yum Brands CEO

AI, robots and automation could replace humans in the food services industry “by the mid [2020s],” Yum Brands CEO Greg Creed told CNBC on Tuesday.

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Kevin Hochman Promoted to President and Chief Concept Officer of KFC U.S.

Kevin Hochman Promoted to President and Chief Concept Officer of KFC U.S.

Yum! Brands, Inc. has promoted Kevin Hochman to President and Chief Concept Officer of KFC U.S., reporting to Roger Eaton, Chief Executive Officer of KFC Global, effective immediately. Hochman, 43, will assume responsibility for driving overall KFC brand strategy and performance of the business in the U.S. with a continued […]

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Yum! Brands Promotes David Gibbs to President and Chief Financial Officer

Yum! Brands Promotes David Gibbs to President and Chief Financial Officer

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced the promotion of David Gibbs, 53, to President and Chief Financial Officer, reporting to Chief Executive Officer, Greg Creed, effective May 2, 2016. Gibbs, a 27-year veteran of the Company, previously served as Chief Executive Officer of the global Pizza Hut Division. In […]

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Yum! Brands Announces Intention to Separate into Two Publicly Traded Companies

Yum! Brands Announces Intention to Separate into Two Publicly Traded Companies

China Division to Become Independent Company Focused on Growth in Mainland China Yum! Brands to Become Global “Pure Play” Franchisor with Three Iconic Brands Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced that it intends to separate into two independent, publicly-traded companies, each with compelling and distinct strategies and investment characteristics. […]

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Taco Bell Announces Brian Niccol as New CEO Effective January 1, 2015

Taco Bell Corp., a division of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM), announced today that Brian Niccol will be promoted to chief executive officer on January 1, 2015. Niccol, 40, who currently serves as president, Taco Bell U.S., will become the brand’s next CEO as current Taco Bell CEO Greg Creed will […]

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Yum! Brands Announces CEO Succession Plan

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) announced today that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, David C. Novak, 61, will become Executive Chairman on January 1, 2015, transitioning from his current role. Novak has served as CEO since 1999, building a global restaurant powerhouse with over 40,000 restaurants in 125 countries. Once […]

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