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Yum! Brands is the worldwide leader in multibranding, which offers consumers more choice and convenience at one restaurant location from a combination of KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, A&W or Long John Silver's brands.

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today provided an update on the next phase of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 25th, 2020
We’re monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely, supporting our franchisees, thinking ahead and making sure we have the best plans in place to protect our people and customers, as their health and safety is our number one priority.
March 19th, 2020
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the fourth-quarter and year ended December 31, 2019.
February 6th, 2020
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the third-quarter ended September 30, 2019.
October 30th, 2019
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE YUM) today announced that it has hired Clay Johnson, 49, as the Company’s Chief Digital and Technology Officer, and promoted Gavin Felder, 40, to Chief Strategy Officer.
September 18th, 2019
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously elected David Gibbs as Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2020, and appointed him to the Company’s Board, effective November 1, 2019.
August 13th, 2019
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the second-quarter ended June 30, 2019.
August 1st, 2019
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced that Chris Turner, 44, will join the Company as Chief Financial Officer, reporting to Chief Executive Officer Greg Creed, effective August 8, 2019.
June 27th, 2019
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the fourth-quarter and year ended December 31, 2018.
February 7th, 2019
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced the promotion of David Gibbs, 55, to President and Chief Operating Officer, reporting to Chief Executive Officer Greg Creed.
January 29th, 2019
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced that Brian C. Cornell, Chairman and CEO of Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT), has been appointed by the Yum! Brands Board to serve as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board.
November 21st, 2018
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Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) was once again named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI) for its ongoing commitment to sustainable business practices.
September 14th, 2018
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) released its 2017 Global Citizenship & Sustainability Report.
July 26th, 2018
Yum! Brands has once again been named to the 100 Best Corporate Citizens list by Corporate Responsibility Magazine (CR Magazine) for its commitment to sustainable business practices.
May 11th, 2018
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018.
May 2nd, 2018
Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) and Grubhub (NYSE: GRUB) announced a new partnership to drive incremental sales to KFC and Taco Bell restaurants in the U.S. through online ordering for pickup and delivery.
February 8th, 2018
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017.
August 3rd, 2017
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced that Christopher M. Connor was elected to its Board of Directors at the Company’s annual meeting of shareholders.
May 26th, 2017
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017.
May 3rd, 2017
Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) announced that Keith A. Meister, Managing Partner of Corvex Management LP, has elected to step down from its Board of Directors, effective immediately.
February 24th, 2017
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2016. Fourth-quarter GAAP EPS from Continuing Operations was $0.76, an increase of 15%.
February 9th, 2017
Yum China Holdings, Inc. (“Yum China”) will outline its vision for the company as an independent business today at Yum! Brands, Inc.’s (NYSE: YUM) annual investor conference in New York, NY.
October 11th, 2016
Yum! Brands, Inc. will announce today at its annual investor conference in New York City the Company’s strategic transformation plans to drive growth of its KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell brands following the separation of its China business.
October 11th, 2016
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Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the third quarter ended September 3, 2016, including GAAP EPS of $1.56 and EPS excluding Special Items of $1.09.
October 6th, 2016
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced the expected composition of the Board of Directors of Yum China Holdings, Inc. (“Yum China”).
September 16th, 2016
Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM)has been recognized as a 2016 Healthiest 100 Workplace in America, an awards program presented by Springbuk®.
September 9th, 2016
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the second quarter ended June 11, 2016, including GAAP EPS of $0.81 and EPS excluding Special Items of $0.75.
July 14th, 2016
Yum! Brands, Inc. announced that Keith Siegner, 41, will join the Company as Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Strategy, reporting to President and Chief Financial Officer, David Gibbs, effective July 11, 2016.
June 17th, 2016
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 19, 2016, including EPS of $0.95 excluding Special Items. On a reported basis, EPS was $0.93 and operating profit growth was 12%.
April 21st, 2016
Yum! Brands, Inc. announced that Robert D. Walter, 70, was appointed by the Yum! Brands Board to serve as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board following the Company’s May 20, 2016 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
March 11th, 2016
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced today the appointment of Justin Skala to its Board of Directors.
February 4th, 2016
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) announced today that Patrick Grismer, 53, intends to resign as Chief Financial Officer, effective February 19, 2016.
December 8th, 2015
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.
October 20th, 2015
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced today it is nearing conclusion of its strategic review, the appointment of Keith A. Meister to its Board of Directors, and updated its outlook for 2015.
October 16th, 2015
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the third quarter ended September 5, 2015, including EPS of $1.00, excluding Special Items. Reported EPS was $0.95.
October 7th, 2015
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Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the second quarter ended June 13, 2015, including EPS of $0.69, excluding Special Items. Reported EPS was $0.53.
July 15th, 2015
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) presented its inaugural Supplier Diversity Award to The BAMA Companies, Inc. (BAMA) at their annual supply chain awards.
May 20th, 2015
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM), one of the world’s largest restaurant companies and parent of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, has been named one of the Top 20 learning and development organizations by Chief Learning Officer magazine’s...
April 29th, 2015
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 21, 2015, including EPS of $0.80, excluding Special Items. Reported EPS was $0.81.
April 22nd, 2015
Yum! Brands announced the release of its online 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report. Yum! Brands is listed on the 2014 Newsweek Green Rankings and participates annually in the Carbon Disclosure Project.
April 3rd, 2015

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