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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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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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KFC’s Festive Feast Returns Just in Time for the Holidays

‘Tis the season for shopping, baking, decorating and caroling, so who has time to make dinner? Good news — KFC’s popular Festive Feast is back this holiday season, giving busy families a tasty, sweet and easy dinner solution. Now through December 29, guests can enjoy an eight-piece meal accompanied by […]

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Yum! Brands Realigns Business Divisions to Propel Global Growth

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced it is reorganizing its business to drive greater brand and geographic focus. Effective January 1, 2014, Yum! Brands, Inc. will combine its Yum! Restaurants International (YRI) and the U.S. individual divisions for KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Yum! Restaurants China and Yum! […]

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Yum! Brands Announces Opening of 40,000th Restaurant with KFC in Goa, India

Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) has announced the opening of its 40,000th restaurant, a flagship KFC store in Goa, India, to spotlight the Company’s emerging market leadership and growth. By 2015, India is expected to have $1 Billion in system sales, which includes company and franchise restaurants. By then, the restaurant […]

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KFC Introduces New $10 Weekend Buckets

For the first time ever, KFC is offering $10 Weekend Buckets – 10 pieces of freshly prepared chicken for only $10. The limited-time-only offer kicks off on Saturday, Oct. 12 and is available every weekend through Nov. 24. Guests can choose from KFC’s famous Original Recipe chicken, Extra Crispy, Kentucky […]

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KFC Upgrades Snacking for On-the-Go Consumers with Introduction of Go Cup

Life has never been more hectic and today’s on-the-go consumers are hungry for a better way to snack. Today, KFC has officially upgraded snacking. Featuring a handy (and patented) container that fits in a vehicle cup holder, KFC’s Go Cup includes a choice of the brand’s signature chicken along with […]

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KFC Announces Availability of Li’l Bucket Kids Meals

This March, KFC introduces a meal that is sized just for their Li’ttlest fans, KFC’s Li’l Bucket Kids Meals. Packaged in a kid-friendly version of KFC’s iconic bucket, the Li’l Bucket Kids Meals come complete with a Kentucky Grilled Chicken drumstick, green beans, a GoGo squeeZapplesauce on the go and […]

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KFC’s Original Recipe Bites Now Paired with America’s Most Classic Dipping Sauce – KFC’s World Famous Gravy

It was difficult for chicken fans to find authentic bite-sized chicken made for grown-ups until last summer when KFC introduced Original Recipe Bites – big bite-sized pieces made with 100 percent breast meat and freshly prepared every day using the Colonel’s Original Recipe of 11 herbs and spices. This week […]

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Existing Franchisee Acquires 120 Unit Kentucky Fried Chicken Portfolio from Yum Brands, Inc.

Mitra QSR KNE, LLC (Mitra) and its capital partner, Chalak Growth Capital Fund, LLC (Chalak), recently closed on a large acquisition of KFC/Taco Bell units in the Northeast part of the United States for an undisclosed amount. The transaction includes 78 KFC units, 39 KFC/Taco Bell co-branded units, and 3 […]

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KFC Solves Double Dipping Dilemma with Introduction of New Dip’ems

KFC announced today the launch of Dip’ems. Pairing delicious Extra Crispy chicken tenders with six delectable dipping sauces, Dip’ems provide flavor excitement that everyone will enjoy. The chicken tenders are made from juicy, 100 percent premium all-white meat chicken, marinated and double-breaded in special seasonings. While they are tasty enough […]

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Little is the New Big with KFC’s New Chicken Littles

Now available at KFC are Chicken Littles, the new snack-sized sandwiches that are big in KFC taste, but at the little price of just $1.29 each. The new and improved KFC Chicken Littles pay homage to the brand’s chicken sliders of the same name from years past and once again […]

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KFC Introduces Original Recipe Bites

In what the brand is calling its biggest product launch since Kentucky Grilled Chicken, KFC today introduced Original RecipeBites. The new menu item is bite-sized chicken at its very best and as only the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain can offer. Combining the Colonel’s signature Original Recipe blend of […]

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KFC Canada Heats Up Double Down

Behold, Canada. KFC reveals its new hot and spicy Zinger Double Down sandwich on Monday, March 12th– available while supplies last. The new Zinger Double Down features two premium seasoned chicken breasts, marinated to perfection in KFC’s signature hot and spicy seasoning. Next, it’s double-breaded by hand for extra crunch […]

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