Yum! Brands Inc (YUM.N)
14 Nov 2018
Oct 31 Yum Brands Inc's third-quarter revenue beat Wall Street estimates on Wednesday, as more people visited its KFC and Taco Bell chains.
Starbucks Corp on Monday named Hyatt Hotels Corp's financial chief Patrick Grismer as its new chief financial officer, making another leadership change in the past year as it battles intense competition in a cooling U.S. coffee market.
* SBUX up ~1 pct in morning trading (Adds shares, analyst quote, Grismer background)
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 21 International food distributor Bid Corporation Ltd (Bidcorp) said on Friday the prospective buyer for its UK logistics business is no longer interested in buying it, citing internal reasons.
HONG KONG Fast-food chain operator Yum China Holdings Inc has rejected a $17.6 billion buyout offer from a consortium led by Chinese investment firm Hillhouse Capital Group, quashing what would have been one of Asia's biggest deals this year, people with direct knowledge of the matter said. | Video
* Yum China's board decided not to pursue the offer - sources
* To announce details of sale in two weeks (Recasts with update on UK distribution unit)
HONG KONG Investment firms are exploring a buyout of Yum China Holdings Inc. in what could be one of Asia's biggest M&A deals this year, sources close to the situation told Reuters.
* KKR, Baring Private Equity weighing whether to invest - sources
HONG KONG, Aug 14 Investment firms are exploring a buyout of Yum China Holdings Inc. in what could be one of Asia's biggest M&A deals this year, sources close to the situation told Reuters.