For 15 years, developers at KFC tinkered with the business formula that was established by founder Colonel Sanders, a formula that drove the chain to the top of the chicken quick-service segment: selling fried chicken. Times had changed, and the…

It’s official. Yum! Brands, a prominent, global corporation proud of its Louisville roots and extensive community involvement will stamp its name on the city’s newest addition. Effective immediately, KFC Yum! Center will be the new name for the 721,000 square-foot,…

Complying with the U.S. health care overhaul scheduled for 2014 could cost Yum Brands Inc. restaurants, including Addison-based Pizza Hut, up to $30 million a year at its company-owned locations. In addition, franchise operators can expect to pay $10,000 to…

Yum Brands Inc (YUM.N), parent of the KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut chains, said a return to growth in China helped it serve up better-than-expected quarterly earnings. Shares in Yum, which reaps more than a third of its profit…

Yum Brands Inc. franchisee Brazil Fast Food Corp. plans to develop a total of 10 more Pizza Hut and KFC restaurants this year in South America under an agreement with the Louisville-based fast-food chain. According to a news release from…

The CEO the company that owns KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut received compensation the restaurant company valued at $9.6 million during the most recent fiscal year, a decrease of 45 percent as sales edged down, according to a regulatory…

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announces the grand opening of the first Taco Bell in India by its international division, Yum! Restaurants International (YRI). Yum! is the leading restaurant company in India with its KFC and Pizza Hut brands. The…

US-based fast food brands operator Yum! restaurants today launched its Mexican speciality chain Taco Bell in India with the first restaurant in Bangalore and said it plans to open up to 100 outlets by 2015. Yum! Restaurants, which operates brands…

Fast-food giant Yum! Brands Inc. opened 500 outlets in the Chinese market in 2009, according to a business investigation report made by third parties. Of the total, 140 KFC ones were located in central and west China region. Notably, over…

When McDonald’s ventured into India in 1996, it offered an all-American dining experience minus one vital ingredient – the beef. Its consumption is a widespread taboo, even among the country’s meat-eaters, so the fast food giant substituted mutton in its…