Yum! Brands, Inc. today announced the appointment of Michael Liewen, 50, to vice president of quality assurance, a newly created position reporting to Greg Creed, the company's chief operating officer.
Yum! Brands, Inc., the world's largest restaurant company in terms of units, and parent of KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, Long John Silver's and A&W Restaurants, announced today that it will debut its first advertising ever on network television as part of the first-ever sponsorship of the 132nd Kentucky Derby.
Yum! Brands, Inc., owner of the KFC brand, and Rostik Restaurants Limited, operator of Russia's top chicken restaurant chain, are opening today in Moscow the first of many co-branded KFC-Rostik's restaurants.
The Yum! Brands, Inc. board of directors authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $500 million of the company's outstanding common stock under the company's share-repurchase program over a period of up to 12 months.