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  1. Yum Brands' cultural snafu forces logo changeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    A perceived lack of cultural awareness has forced Yum brands to change the red star logo on its just-opened Vietnamese Banh Shop in Dallas. Thanh Cung, President of the Vietnamese-American Community of Greater Dallas started an online petition Wednesday that called on the restaurant to make the change.

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  2. Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN): Three Bays Capital Discloses 5% Passive StakeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    Matthew Sidman's Three Bays Capital has revealed a new stake in Churchill Downs, Inc. . The position contains almost 921,900 shares, which represent 5.3% of the company's common stock.

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  3. Yum Brands' cultural snafu forces logo changeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

    A perceived lack of cultural awareness has forced Yum brands to change the red star logo on its just-opened Vietnamese Banh Shop in Dallas. Thanh Cung, President of the Vietnamese-American Community of Greater Dallas started an online petition Wednesday that called on the restaurant to make the change.

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  4. McDonald's boosts quarterly dividend by 5%Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... decision comes after several other consumer-focused firms have also raised their dividends recently. Last week, Yum Brands Inc. increased its dividend by 11%, citing its substantial cash flow. In August, Chili's Grill & Bar owner Brinker ...

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  5. Should McDonald's Be Worried About This Revenue Driver?Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    The American fast food giant McDonald's , continues to face sluggish sales in the month of August. With the demand for burgers falling in its domestic market in the U.S. and health scare arising in China, comparable store sales are getting adversely hit.

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  6. Will Pizza Hut's "skinny slice" fatten the bottom line?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... and Toledo, Ohio. The pies use less dough and toppings, but cost $11, or about the same as a regular pizza. The Yum Brands ( YUM ) chain says the goal of the test "is all about developing a product that doesn't sacrifice taste in order to be better ...

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  7. Employee Recognition: Try It, You'll Like ItRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Government Executive

    Virtually every organization has employees, possibly many, like Bob, the focus of a brief story I read recently. The author and storyteller is David Novak, the CEO of Yum! Brands.

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  8. Yum Brands to accelerate growth in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Pizza Hut plans to open 7 units in South Africa this year to mark a re-entry into a nation it pulled out of six years ago. Yum Brands (NYSE: YUM ) has had success with the KFC chain in South Africa and sees growth opportunities for both brands across Africa.

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  9. Yum! Brands, Inc. Announces 11% Increase in Quarterly Dividend,...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    The quarterly cash dividend will increase from , Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, "I am pleased to inform our shareholders we increased our dividend by 11%, marking the tenth consecutive year we have raised our dividend at a double-digit percentage rate. Over the last five years we have returned nearly of cash through a combination of share repurchases and dividends.

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  10. Pizza Hut opens first location in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Journal

    "Africa is an emerging continent with more than 1 billion people and endless possibilities for us to grow Pizza Hut over the long term," Scott Bergren , CEO of Pizza Hut and chief innovation officer of Pizza Hut parent Yum! Brands Inc. , said in a news release. "We've just scratched the surface of growth, and we're aggressively accelerating Pizza Hut's development across the delivery, express, and dine-in channels globally."

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  11. Pizza Hut's 'Skinny Slice' Will Save You Calories ... Kind Of?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Switched

    Signage is displayed outside a Pizza Hut restaurant, a unit of Yum! Brands Inc., in Torrance, California, U.S., on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. Yum! Brands Inc. is scheduled to release earnings data on Oct. 8. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images If you like pizza piled high with toppings but hate the calories, Pizza Hut's "Skinny Slice" might just appeal to your battling inner demons.

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  12. Pizza Hut Opens First Restaurant in AfricaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Business Wire

    The introduction of Pizza Hut on the Continent reflects the Company's expansion in emerging markets. Pizza Hut is the world's largest pizza chain with $12 billion in global sales and more than 15,000 restaurants in 93 countries worldwide.

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  13. Alibaba Left Out Of Global Indices: Many More Have The Same ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Barron's

    As it currently stands, China's largest e-commerce the Alibaba Group , which Yahoo! has 22% stake of, is going to be left out of the world's biggest indices, even though, ironically, 80% of e-commerce transactions in China, or 8% of the country's retail, flows through its platforms. An estimated $210 billion passive funds follow these global indices.

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  14. Top Mutual Fund Manager Seeks Mispriced GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Investor's Business Daily

    He waits for them to focus on short-term factors in a good security's price in the stock market today . When they flee from the stock, driving down its price, Hamzaogullari pounces.

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  15. Does Yum! Look Yummy Anymore?Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | GuruFocus.com

    Developing countries offer a lot of opportunities to retailers since these markets are less tapped when compared to developed nations such the United States. Thus, retailers who have expanded their reach into such markets have benefited.

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  16. 10 Dividend Growth Stocks Giving Investors More MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Seeking Alpha

    I'm a passionate dividend investor and I also like to see my dividends growing. For sure, dividend growth is no safe bet or a strategy that makes you rich quick, but it can deliver a solid return.

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  17. Record-setting harvests push wheat to 4-year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Pizza Marketplace

    Wheat prices closed below the $6 mark twice last week and is flirting with four-year lows due to record-setting harvests . Gas prices also fell as the country prepares to switch to the winter-blend fuel, which is cheaper than the summer blends, according to AAA .

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  18. Churchill, Yum! Brands Ink 5-Year AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Blood Horse

    The new agreement, announced Sept. 15 by Churchill Downs Inc., runs from the 2016 Kentucky Derby through the 2020 Kentucky Derby.

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  19. Churchill Downs, Yum! Brands extend five-year Kentucky Derby agreementRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Theflyonthewall.com

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  20. KFC-Owner Yum Brands (YUM) Tries Saigon Street FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | ABC News

    Is America ready for Saigon street food? Yum Brands - the owners of Taco Bell, Pizza Hut and KFC - is betting that many people will like the taste of banh mi sandwiches, Asian salads and wok-fried food. Yum opened its first "fast casual" Banh Shop in Dallas.

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