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  1. McDonald's For Yield, Yum! Brands For Dividend Growth In The Restaurant IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    McDonald's has raised its dividend for nearly 40 consecutive years, and its current yield is 20% higher than its historical yield. Despite a current yield that is 50% lower than McDonald's, Yum! Brands is a better investment for those focused on dividend growth.

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  2. SONIC Drive-In Adds Industry Veteran Harold Ceron to Lead Company Drive-in OperationsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Restaurant News Resource

    SONIC Drive-In , the nation's largest chain of drive-in restaurants, announced the hiring of Harold Ceron to the position of senior vice president of SONIC Restaurants, Inc. , the arm of SONIC Corp. that operates all company locations. In the role, Ceron is responsible for leading the business, including overseeing operations, facilities, field marketing and risk management.

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  3. Texas Roadhouse sues EEOC for information on job-discrimination caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... south Louisville is one of the restaurants covered by the lease (PVA photo) KFC Corp., a unit of Louisville-based Yum Brands, says 77 of its fried chicken restaurants across the country could be "in jeopardy" because of a real estate dispute with a ...

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  4. KFC says 77 restaurants are 'in jeopardy' because of real estate disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    KFC Corp. is asking a judge to block the possible eviction of its franchisees from 77 properties across the country. KFC, part of Louisville-based Yum! Brands Inc. , is in a dispute with an affiliate of Beverly Hills, California-based Black Equities Group, WDRB-TV reported .

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  5. Yum! Increases Score for Third Straight Year on the 2014 CDP Global 500 Climate Change ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CSRwire.com

    For the third year in a row, Yum! has increased its score on the CDP Global 500 Climate Change Report. Since 2010, Yum! has participated in CDP, which reports on the environmental impact of companies and how well they are doing to reduce their carbon footprint.

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  6. Gas prices are at seven-month lowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Pizza Marketplace

    Consumers may also be finding more disposable income as prices at the pump ease up gas prices are at seven-month lows . According to AAA, this is due to decreased demand, cheaper crude oil prices and the switch over to winter-blend gasoline, which is less expensive to produce.

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  7. Pizza Hut bringing New York-style by-the-slice concept to OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    ... elf soon. No word if any test stores will be closer to Columbus. Pizza Hut is owned by Louisville, Kentucky-based Yum Brands Inc. (NYSE:YUM) and has almost 15,000 restaurants worldwide including almost 8,000 in the U.S.

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  8. *** UPDATED x1 *** Quinn goes small (even tiny) ballRead the original story

    Monday | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Has Gov been spammed? Press release headline: "Gov. Quinn Announces the Wait is Over for #Chicago 's First @OliveGarden Restaurant" #NoJoke CHICAGO - Governor Pat Quinn today was joined by local officials and employees for the opening of a new Olive Garden restaurant on West Addison Street in Chicago. The new restaurant employs 170 people, who join the 13,800 new private sector jobs created throughout Illinois during August.

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  9. KFC says real estate dispute puts 77 restaurants at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    KFC Corp., a unit of Louisville-based Yum Brands, says 77 of its fried chicken restaurants across the country could be "in jeopardy" because of a real estate dispute with a California investment group. KFC is asking a judge to issue a restraining order preventing an affiliate of Beverly Hills-based Black Equities Group from declaring KFC in default of a lease covering the 77 stores, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Louisville.

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  10. Yum Brands Is A Worthy Long-Term InvestmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seeking Alpha

    ... target price indicates that long-term value investors should take a position in YUM at its current price level. YUM Brands (NYSE: YUM ) is the owner of the globally-known KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell brands that offer pizza, chicken and ...

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  11. Taco Bella to Offer Fans the Chance to Win a Limited Edition Playstationa 4 Destiny BundleRead the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    Taco BellA today announced a co-branded, six week promotion that will give fans the chance to win a Limited Edition PlayStationA 4 Destiny Bundle every 15 minutes. Beginning Oct. 9, Taco Bell'sA Big Box will be PS4 branded and provide a unique code for consumers to text in for a chance to win a Limited Edition PS4 Destiny Bundle.

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  12. ARGI Financial Group Helps Physicians Save More for RetirementRead the original story

    Monday | PRWeb

    ARGI Financial Group has introduced an initiative to educate physicians on their retirement income needs and offer solutions to help them save more. A recent study reveals that, on average, physicians may only replace half their annual income when they retire, well short of the 70 to 80 percent experts say they need*.

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  13. Yum Brands hosting food drive for company's 17th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    The Yum Brands Founder's Day Hunger Drive-Thru will be held at the company's campus at 1441 Gardiner Lane. The event will include performances from the Jeffersontown High School marching band, Trinity High School cheer team, Saint Xavier High School cheer team, team mascots.

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  14. Yum Brands hosting founder's day food driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... THE LAST 11 YEARS. THE FOUNDER'S DAY HUNGER DRIVE-THRU WILL BE HELD FRIDAY, OCTOBER IT WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE YUM BRANDS CAMPUS. THAT'S AT 14-41 GARDINER LANE. THEY WILL BE COLLECTING CANNED GOODS FROM FIVE A-M TO TWO P-M. THE EVENT WILL ALSO ...

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  15. China pledges "harshest penalties" for food-safety violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Business Times

    ... eggs and melamine-tainted milk powder. More recent scandals have embroiled the likes of McDonald's and KFC-parent Yum Brands Inc. "The strictest supervision should be carried out to create a fair market environment, the harshest penalties should be ...

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  16. LinkedIn: A Growing Emerging Market PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Seeking Alpha

    I think that LNKD deserves a premium valuation as it is one of the few North American corporations with a substantial and growing exposure to international markets. I initiate coverage on LinkedIn with a positive view and a target price of US$275 based 10x FY15 price to sales .

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  17. Yum Brands (YUM) Declares 41 Cent Quarterly DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | TheStreet.com

    ... dividend, with a forward yield of 2.25% that is payable on November 7 for shareholders of record on October 17. Yum Brands shares are up 0.67% to $72.02 today. Must Read : Warren Buffett's 25 Favorite Stocks STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings ...

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  18. RSCS Selects Inova Payroll as a Resource Services PartnerRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Sys-Con Media

    As the exclusive supply chain management organization for Yum! Brands, Inc. and its three national restaurant brands , RSCS also provides services for the A&W and Long John Silver's restaurant systems through specific purchasing agreements. In addition to negotiating the pricing for more than 22,000 products including food, packaging and equipment items, RSCS offers a cost-savings program featuring other resources and services necessary for running a restaurant franchise.

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  19. Yum! Brands Assigned BBB+ Credit RatingRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Yum! Brands has received a "BBB+" credit rating from analysts at Morningstar . The investment research firm's "BBB+" rating suggests that the company is a moderate default risk.

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  20. Chinese Food Scandal - McDonald's Woe ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Seeking Alpha

    ... supplying meat to some of the most popular fast food chains in the country including Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX ), Yum Brands (NYSE: YUM ), Papa John's (NASDAQ: PZZA ) and even Burger King (NYSE: BKW ). While Yum Brand's discontinued its agreement with ...

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