Yum! Brands

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Yum Reports 4th Quarter and 2004 Results

2005-02-02 International growth still outshines the U.S.

Yum! Brands Teams Up With Bally Total Fitness

2004-12-29 Beginning January 1, a receipt from Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, KFC, Long John Silver’s, or A&W will earn customers a free four-week membership to Bally’s.

Yum! COO Leaves for KMart

2004-10-18 Yum! Brands today announced the appointment of David Deno, 47, as Chief Operating Officer, reporting to Chairman and CEO David Novak. Deno replaces Aylwin Lewis, who has resigned to become President and CEO of KMart Department Stores.

KFC and Full-Service Rib Crib Test Co-Branding

2004-10-01 The unit will be built in a 6,000 square foot KFC 2n1 prototype building along Interstate Highway 44 in Marshfield, Missouri.

Back Yard and YUM! Drop Multi-Branding

2004-05-20 Back Yard Burgers today announced that the company and YUM! Brands have terminated discussions on a future multi-brand relationship between the two companies.

Testing of Yum!’s Pizza Hut/WingStreet Concept to Expand

2004-02-13 Pizza Hut/WingStreet combos will be the focus of multibrand expansion for Yum! in 2004.

Yum! Announces International Staffing Changes

2003-11-19 The world's largest restaurant company appoints Peter Bassi as chairman of Yum! Restaurants International and promotes Graham Allan to president.

Yum! Appoints Health Exec

2003-07-25 In the current climate of obesity awareness, Yum! Brands, parent company of KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, A&W, and Long John Silver's, has created a new corporate role: chief scientific, health, and regulatory affairs officer.

Same-store sales at Yum! Brands, Inc. U.S. Stores Fall 3 Percent in January.

2003-01-30 Hit worst of all was KFC, where sales fell by 6 percent during the period ending January 25...

Yum! Sales Suffer Holiday Blues

2003-01-07 A December same-store sales slump at Pizza Hut and KFC ends the quarter for Yum!...