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    1. Fast FT

      May 18, 2016

      Yum to offer $2.3bn in new bonds

      Yum Brands, the parent of fast food chains including KFC and Taco Bell, said it will offer more than $2bn in new bonds,...

    2. April 20, 2016

      Yum sales rise on Chinese KFC new year bucket offer

      Shares in the company behind KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell rose nearly 4 per cent in extended trading, after Yum Brands...

    1. Fast FT

      April 20, 2016

      Yum shares pop as China sales grow

      Finger lickin’ good results. Shares in the company behind KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell rose nearly 4 per cent in...

    2. March 23, 2016

      Yum Brands holds talks with KKR over sale of stake in China unit

      Yum Brands is in talks with KKR and other private equity groups to sell a minority stake in its Chinese business, which...

    3. Fast FT

      March 23, 2016

      Yum Brands shares pop on KKR China talks

      Yum Brands is in talks with KKR and other private equity funds to sell a minority stake in their Chinese business,...

    4. February 8, 2016

      Super Bowl ads capitalise on bumper day with new angles

      When is 30 seconds worth $5m? That is the question that faced Super Bowl advertisers as they geared up for February 7,...

    5. Fast FT

      February 3, 2016

      Yum shares dip as sales miss estimates

      Yum, the company behind KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, reported disappointing fourth quarter revenues even as same-store...

    6. Fast FT

      January 5, 2016

      Yum Brands veteran David Novak to retire

      Yum Brands executive chairman David Novak will retire this year as the restaurant chain behind KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco...

    7. Fast FT

      December 10, 2015

      S&P chops Yum rating to junk

      Some unappetising news for Yum Brands. Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s cut the US restaurant chain’s corporate credit...

    8. December 10, 2015

      Yum to return $6.2bn to shareholders; stock falls

      News that Yum! Brands plans to return $6.2bn to shareholders was met by a collective yawn by investors on Thursday....

    9. December 1, 2015

      Eli Lilly and Merck bolstered by upgrades

      Pharmaceutical stocks received a shot in the arm after analysts at Barclays upgraded Eli Lilly and Merck citing...

    10. November 26, 2015

      Social media is capitalism with a human face

      In 2012, the blog Gizmodo acquired a copy of Apple’s Genius training manual. There was a section on teaching...

    11. October 7, 2015

      Third-quarter EM pain for dollar earners

      US companies with global operations focused on emerging market countries are bracing for weaker earnings courtesy of a...

    12. May 4, 2015

      Yum Brands: buzzwords

      The China woes of Yum Brands are apparently over. That’s at least what the stock price would indicate. Last summer a...

    13. May 4, 2015

      US fast-food chains return to Japan amid McDonald’s backlash

      Rebuffed once in the 1980s, a number of US fast-food chains from Taco Bell to Carl’s Jr are flocking back to the land...

    14. October 24, 2014

      McDonald’s: Eating their lunch

      It is lunchtime in downtown Chicago, and the Chipotle Mexican Grill on Franklin Street is packed with customers hungry...

    15. July 31, 2014

      Yum leads S&P 500 fast food sector lower

      Fast-food chain shares were blunted on Thursday after one of the sector’s largest restaurant operators warned it had...

    16. July 22, 2014

      Chipotle outpaces rivals on strong sales

      Chipotle continued to outpace rivals in the fast food sector, reporting strong gains in same store sales as peers...

    17. July 21, 2014

      Regional banks slip after BB&T setback

      Regional US banks were under pressure after BB&T missed Wall Street forecasts and said it would set aside reserves...

    18. July 17, 2014

      UnitedHealth climbs on surging sales

      US health insurance providers continued a year’s long ascent on Thursday as the country’s largest health insurer...

    19. June 9, 2014

      Time Inc shares receive cool first day reception

      Shares of Time Inc, the publisher of People, Sports Illustrated and its namesake magazine, received a cool reception on...

    20. beyondbrics

      May 2, 2014

      New York morning espresso

      ** FT News ** * China tried to undermine economic data | Officials strived for a year to suppress data showing that the...

    21. May 1, 2014

      Yum chooses Taco Bell chief as next CEO

      Yum Brands has chosen Greg Creed, head of its Taco Bell restaurant chain, to take over from chief executive David...

    22. April 25, 2014

      US fast food: pass the napkins

      There has been some indigestion in fast food of late. Mighty McDonald’s, which hit on the right recipe for much of the...

    23. April 23, 2014

      McDonald’s misses target as quarterly earnings dip 5%

      McDonald’s reported a 5 per cent drop in first-quarter earnings, missing expectations as harsh winter weather and a...

    24. November 29, 2013

      An everyday taste of happiness

      Twenty years ago I was hanging around a friend’s kitchen as dinnertime approached. “Let me cook for you,” he offered....

    25. beyondbrics

      October 12, 2013

      The Weekender, October 12

      The week in emerging markets, including: our most read, five things we have learned and some long reads for the...

    26. beyondbrics

      October 9, 2013

      Yum: no light at the end of the tunnel in China

      It’s déjà vu all over again. Yum! Brands on Tuesday released third quarter results – and once again the US operator of...

    27. FT Tech Hub

      September 9, 2013

      Snapchat CEO: "We want to make money, contrary to popular opinion."

      Snapchat’s investors were betting on growth first, monetisation later when they put $60m into the pioneer of ephemeral...

    28. beyondbrics

      September 6, 2013

      Yum just can't seem to shake off its China woes

      By Pan Kwan Yuk and Eric Platt Poor Yum! Brands. The inanely-punctuated US operator of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut...

    29. March 12, 2013

      US equities step back from all-time highs

      US stocks retreated from multiyear highs on Tuesday with the leading US benchmark snapping a seven-day winning streak...

    30. March 1, 2013

      Horsemeat found in Taco Bell products

      The horsemeat scandal drew in Taco Bell, the US-based fast food company, and further products as the food regulator...

    31. February 24, 2013

      20,000 miles to the plate

      The average cod covers 10,000 miles in its lifetime. If the cod is destined for the dinner plate, it may travel another...

    32. February 21, 2013

      A false economy that is hard to stomach

      Do diners in the US really want to eat food that has been handled by people who don’t go to the doctor? Some restaurant...

    33. February 4, 2013

      Super Bowl ad buzz turns into a fizzle

      The online buzz ahead of this year’s roster of Super Bowl commercials drowned out the game day excitement for several...

    34. February 1, 2013

      The ad zone

      When Bernie Goldblatt first appeared on Twitter in December last year, using the profile GrandpaGold, he described...

    35. January 22, 2013

      Super Bowl ads stand out from the crowd

      Super Bowl advertisers this year are turning to real-time, digital interactions as well as the usual humour and...

    36. January 10, 2013

      The power of a titter on Twitter

      Most corporate Twitter feeds are pretty staid affairs – yet another marketing channel in 140 characters. But not all....

    37. beyondbrics

      January 8, 2013

      Yum's China woes: it's the toxic chickens

      So it was the toxic chicken accusations afterall. Shares in Yum! Brands fell more than 5 per cent in aftermarket...

    38. December 9, 2012

      Yum takes KFC brand to Ukraine

      Yum! Brands, owner of the KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell branded fast food chains, is set this month to rollout expansion...

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