Yum! Brands Outlines Growth Plans after China Separation

October 12, 2016

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Partnering with growth-minded franchisees, Yum! Brands will increase franchise restaurant ownership.
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Company will increase franchise restaurant ownership.
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Yum! Brands, Inc. will announce at its annual investor conference in New York City the company’s strategic transformation plans to drive growth of its KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell brands following the separation of its China business, currently expected to be completed after the close of business on October 31. Yum! Brands will outline how the company is sharpening its focus on the development of its three iconic global brands, increasing its franchise ownership and creating a leaner, more efficient cost structure.