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Green KFC-Taco Bell Cuts Water and Energy Use 30%

2009-03-07 Solar energy and a sophisticated lighting control system are among the Northampton store's many eco-friendly features.

Yum! Creates New Global Branding Position

2009-02-26 Micky Pant will transition into the new role while maintaining his old one with Yum! Restaurants International.

Pizza Hut Expects 2.5 Million Super Bowl Orders

2009-01-29 The number of pizzas sold will be enough to cover more than 50 football fields.

Canadian Pizza Huts Change Names in Marketing Ploy

2009-01-27 Based on customer reaction to Tuscani Pastas, CEO Jon Prinsell says "the name might just stick."...

Quick-Service Restaurants Prevail Despite Weak Economy

2009-01-22 Some cite use of JobApp Network as reason sales remain strong.

Yum! Gets Into the Fitness Business

2008-12-29 KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Long John Silver's, and A&W to offer access to online fitness training.

Globalized Food Chain Means New Challenges

2008-12-18 April summit will host experts to address industry food safety issues.

Fast Food Isn't Always the Bad Guy

2008-12-09 Corporate responsibility is a must for Yum Brands.

Yum! Declares $.19 Per Share

2008-11-24 Yum! has nearly quadrupled its quarterly dividend since the initiation of dividends in May 2004.

Yum! Restructures, Cuts Hundreds of Jobs

2008-11-14 The company will cut its company-owned KFC and Pizza Hut stores from 20 percent to 10 percent.