Profile: Yum! Brands Inc (YUM)
7 Dec 2016
YUM! Brands, Inc. (YUM), incorporated on May 30, 1997, is engaged in restaurant business. The Company develops, operates, franchises and licenses an across the world system of restaurants, which prepare, package and sell a menu of food items, primarily through the three concepts of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell (the Concepts). YUM's segments include The KFC Division, which includes all operations of the KFC concept outside of China Division; The Pizza Hut Division, which includes all operations of the Pizza Hut concept outside of China Division, and the Taco Bell Division, which includes all operations of the Taco Bell concept. As of September 3, 2016, the Company operated approximately 43,000 restaurants in 135 countries and territories, through the concepts of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. The Company's concepts are focused on the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories, respectively.
As of December 26, 2015, KFC operated in 125 countries and territories throughout the world. KFC restaurants across the world offer fried and non-fried chicken products, such as sandwiches, chicken strips, chicken-on-the-bone and other chicken products marketed under a range of names. KFC restaurants also offer a range of entrees and side items suited to local preferences and tastes.
Pizza Hut is a restaurant chain that is engaged in the sale of ready-to-eat pizza products. As of December 26, 2015, Pizza Hut operated in 95 countries and territories throughout the world. Pizza Hut operates in the delivery, carryout and casual dining segments around the world. Pizza Hut features a range of pizzas, which are marketed under varying names. Each of these pizzas is offered with a range of different toppings suited to local preferences and tastes. Pizza Huts also offer pasta and chicken wings under the brand, WingStreet, in the United States. Outside the United States, Pizza Hut casual dining restaurants offer a range of menu products other than pizza, which are suited to local preferences and tastes.
As of December 26, 2015, Taco Bell operated in 21 countries and territories throughout the world. Taco Bell specializes in Mexican-style food products, including various types of tacos, burritos, quesadillas, salads, nachos and other related items. Taco Bell offers breakfast items in the Company's stores in the United States.
Yum! Brands Inc
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LOUISVILLE KY 40213-1914
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Yum! Brands announces authorization of up to $2 bln in share repurchases
- CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-Yum unit Taco Bell to have 8,000 U.S. outlets by end-2022 (Nov 4)
- After spinoff, Yum China confident about growth, sees reversals along way
- BRIEF-Yum China completes separation from Yum! Brands
- BRIEF-Yum! Brands completes separation of Yum China business