Yum! Brands Inc.    

 
NYSE: YUM

Address:

1441 Gardiner Ln.

Louisville, KY 40213-1914

United States

Phone:
(502) 874-8300

Company description

YUM! Brands, Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, was incorporated in North Carolina in 1997. In January 1997, PepsiCo disposed of its restaurant businesses by distributing all of the outstanding shares of common stock to its shareholders. On May 7, 2002, YUM completed the acquisition of Yorkshire Global Restaurants Inc., the parent company and operator of Long John Silver's (LJS) and A and W All-American Food Restaurants. On May 16, 2002, the company changed its name from TRICON Global Restaurants, Inc. to YUM! Brands, Inc. YUM is the world's largest quick service restaurant company based on the number of system units, with more than 36,000 units in more than 110 countries and territories. The company develops, operates, franchises and licenses a worldwide system of KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, LJS and A and W restaurants. YUM consists of six operating segments: KFC-U.S., Pizza Hut-U.S., Taco Bell-U.S., LJS/A and W-U.S., YUM Restaurants International and YUM Restaurants China. At year end 2008, the company had approximately 20,000 system restaurants in the U.S. The international division comprised approximately 13,000 system restaurants, primarily KFCs and Pizza Huts. The China division, including China, Thailand and KFC Taiwan, comprised approximately 3,600 system restaurants, predominately KFCs.

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News and information about Yum! Brands Inc.

Where's the Chicken? Delivery Issues Force Most KFCs in U.K. to Close Temporarily
The Spokesman-Review (Spokane, WA); February 20, 2018; 572 words
...million 12 years later. Sanders, whose image is featured in KFC's logo, is now known in more than 100 countries for his fried chicken recipe.KFC is owned by Yum! Brands, a Kentucky-based company that also owns Pizza Hut and Taco Bell.
Research and Markets Adds Report: Global Burritos Market 2017-2021
Food & Beverage Close-Up; February 19, 2018; 497 words
...burritos market. Major restaurant chains in the US such as Yum! Brands (Taco Bell), Chipotle Mexican Grill, and others, which...Chick-fil-A -Chipotle Mexican Grill -Ruiz Foods -Yum! Brands Other Prominent Vendors -Camino Real Kitchens -Del Taco...
GetSwift Dives after Trading Halt
Australasian Business Intelligence; February 19, 2018; 391 words
...COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA - ASX CBA THE FRUIT SHOP FIDELITY INTERNATIONAL PTY LTD FANTASTIC FURNITURE AMAZON.COM INCORPORATED YUM BRANDS INCORPORATED RED ROOSTER FOODS KFC GRUBHUB NEWGATE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC FEDERAL EXPRESS CORPORATION AUSTRALIA POST DHL CORPORATION...
The Recap from News Services and Staff Reports
The Washington Post; February 18, 2018; 655 words
...more Lincoln Navigator and Ford Expedition models than initially planned.Chipotle Mexican Grill hired Brian Niccol from Yum Brands' Taco Bell unit as CEO to turn around a once red-hot burrito chain.Facebook users may be required to turn over photos...
YUM BRANDS REPORTS ACQUISITION BY DIRECTOR DOMIER (Kentucky)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 15, 2018; 276 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 -- Yum Brands Inc. (YUM), Louisville, Ky., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...
YUM BRANDS REPORTS ACQUISITION BY DIRECTOR WALTER (Kentucky)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 15, 2018; 275 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 -- Yum Brands Inc. (YUM), Louisville, Ky., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...
YUM BRANDS REPORTS ACQUISITION BY DIRECTOR CONNOR (Kentucky)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 15, 2018; 283 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 -- Yum Brands Inc. (YUM), Louisville, Ky., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...
YUM BRANDS REPORTS ACQUISITION BY DIRECTOR SKALA (Kentucky)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 15, 2018; 276 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 -- Yum Brands Inc. (YUM), Louisville, Ky., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 722110 - Full-Service Restaurants

533110 - Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works)

551112 - Offices of Other Holding Companies


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 5812 - Eating Places industry report

6719 - Offices of Holding Companies, NEC industry report

6794 - Patent Owners and Lessors industry report