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Yum China buys Chinese chain Huang Ji Huang

Yum China Holdings has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a controlling interest in Huang Ji Huang Group.

Yum China eyes Thailand with hotpot chain Little Sheep

Quick-service restaurant firm Yum China Holdings is seeking entry for Little Sheep into the Thai hotpot market, reportedly worth US$156.7 million.

Chinese KFC restaurants struggle as chicken prices rise

Chinese KFC restaurants have begun serving parts of chickens not used before in response to rising costs.

KFC overshadows Pizza Hut in Yum China results

An aggressive store rollout program is helping Yum China achieve sales growth, but its Pizza Hut business continues to struggle.

Yum China takeover bid in discussion

Yum China could be the target of a takeover bid, which if it proceeds would make it the largest consumer-company sale in Chinese history.

Yum China sales growth based on new stores, currency gains

Yum China sales rose 12 per cent in the quarter to June 30, boosted by more stores and currency gains.

Face key to payment at KPRO by KFC restaurant

Technology ranging from mobile ordering to facial recognition for payments is included in new concept restaurant KPRO by KFC.

Strong first quarter for Yum China

Sales, profits and margins all grew, along with store expansion, for Yum China Holdings in its first quarter.

Profits hit $640m for Yum China Holdings

Yum China Holdings’ profit of US$640 million last year was led by margin expansion and restaurant openings.

Taco Bell China launches in Shanghai

Taco Bell has opened its first outlet in China, in Shanghai’s Lujiazui business district.

Yum China aims to triple outlets

Yum China, which becomes independent at the end of this month, says it can triple its number of restaurants.

Yum China has ‘huge potential’

Yum China is set to exploit “huge potential” after its spin-off from its US parent, says Neil Saunders, CEO of Conlumino.