Yum China Holdings Inc (N:YUMC)

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Mar 26, 2019 03:30 ET
Yum China to Report First Quarter 2019 Financial Results on April 29, 2019
SHANGHAI, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2019 at 4:30p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on Monday, April 29, 2019 (4:30a.m. Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Tuesday, April 30, 2019). ...
Mar 12, 2019 01:30 ET
Yum China Outlines Innovation Powering Growth Strategy at 2019 Investor Conference
SHANGHAI, March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Following two strong years of profitable growth since the spin-off from Yum! Brands, Inc., Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China" or the "Company") (NYSE: YUMC) hosted the 2019 Investor Day in Shanghai, China. At the event, Yum China's Chief Executive Officer, Joey Wat, and other members of the Yum China management team outlined the Company's strategic priorities and growth initiatives that are designed to capitalize on the market opportunities and cement its position as China's largest restaurant company. ...
Mar 05, 2019 05:00 ET
Yum China Opens Innovation Center in Shanghai
SHANGHAI, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) has opened an Innovation Center in downtown Shanghai, marking an exciting milestone as the Company continues to enhance the customer journey through innovation. ...
Feb 04, 2019 07:45 ET
Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Yum China, Tractor Supply, International Flavors & Fragrances, MacroGenics, Teekay Tankers, and WEX — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Yum China Holdings Inc. (NYSE:YUMC), Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO),...
Jan 31, 2019 15:30 ET
Yum China Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Results
Fourth quarter total revenues grew 2% or 7% in constant currency;Fourth quarter total system sales grew 6% and same-store sales grew 2% in constant currency;Opened 819 gross new stores in 2018...
Jan 17, 2019 00:15 ET
Yum China among the first Chinese Companies named to 2019 Bloomberg Gender Equality Index
SHANGHAI, Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it is one of 230 companies selected for the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI), recognizing the Company's strong commitment to transparency in gender reporting and advancing women's equality. ...
Dec 26, 2018 07:00 ET
Yum China Strengthens its CSR Commitment with Support of Sustainable Local Agriculture
SHANGHAI, Dec. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) announced it has completed the inaugural project of its Grow Local Initiative which leverages the Company's expertise in supply chain management to source and distribute select high-quality agricultural products in China in order to promote the sustainable growth of local economies and improve farmers' living conditions. Sponsored by Pizza Hut, the initial phase of the project focused on strengthening the burgeoning truffle industry in Yunnan Province. ...
Dec 21, 2018 05:17 ET
Yum China to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results on January 31, 2019, and to Host Investor Day on March 12, 2019 in Shanghai, China
SHANGHAI, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2018 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Thursday, January 31, 2019 (5:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Friday, February 1, 2019)....
Dec 05, 2018 19:05 ET
Yum China Certified Top Employer China 2019
SHANGHAI, Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that the Top Employers Institute has certified the Company as a Top Employer 2019 in China. The global certification program recognizes leading employers in more than 115 countries around the world that are dedicated to providing exceptional working environments through progressive 'People First' HR practices.  ...
Nov 29, 2018 08:45 ET
Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Insulet, Yum China, Triton International, Tetra Technologies, Motorola Solutions, and Spotify Technology SA — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ:PODD), Yum China Holdings Inc. (NYSE:YUMC),...
Nov 14, 2018 02:00 ET
Yum China Leverages In-Store Tech to Enhance Customer Experience
SHANGHAI, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) continues to introduce digitally enabled initiatives at KFC stores in China to enhance the customer experience, drive growth and optimize operational efficiency. Recent initiatives include the introduction of AI-powered self-ordering digital kiosks, a fully automated dessert station and the launch of a future store that integrates the Company's digital technologies to offer customers a more convenient and immersive digital experience. Yum China also announced that it has extended the ...
Nov 06, 2018 08:33 ET
Yum China Welcomes Kentucky Governor and Delegation to China
SHANGHAI, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Fred Hu, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) and Ms. Joey Wat, CEO of Yum China, today welcomed the Governor of Kentucky, Matt Bevin, and his delegation to tour KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and Little Sheep stores in Wujiaochang Wanda Plaza in Shanghai....
Oct 30, 2018 16:30 ET
Yum China Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results
Total Revenues and Total System Sales* Grew 4% year over year...
Oct 19, 2018 08:30 ET
Recent Analysis Shows Vipshop, MyoKardia, HudBay Minerals, Nordic American Tankers, Yum China, and TIM Participacoes S.A. Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS), MyoKardia, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYOK),...
Oct 14, 2018 22:00 ET
Yum China unveils new look for Pizza Hut: Always Something New
SHANGHAI, Oct. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) has unveiled a new look for Pizza Hut as part of the revitalization plan, marking a new chapter for the restaurant chain. The refreshed brand identity, centered around the theme Always Something New, incorporates a redesigned logo, modern store fit out and exclusive new uniforms designed by leading fashion designer Anna Sui. The Company also launched a Pizza Hut Pioneer store in Nanjing that will serve to test and refine innovative dishes with customers before they are extended to oth...
Sep 27, 2018 05:00 ET
Yum China to Report Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results on October 30, 2018
SHANGHAI, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2018 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 (4:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Wednesday, October 31, 2018). ...
Sep 05, 2018 08:00 ET
Yum China to Present at CLSA 25th Investors' Forum on September 9, 2018
SHANGHAI, Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that Joey Wat, CEO of Yum China, will present at the 25th CLSA Investors' Forum in Hong Kong at 10:30 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on Sunday, September 9, 2018 (10:30 a.m. Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Monday, September 10, 2018). ...
Aug 10, 2018 08:51 ET
Yum China Leverages Digital to Mark New Chapter of One Yuan Donation Program
SHANGHAI, Aug. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("the company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) announced the official launch of the 2018 One Yuan Donation program. Held on an annual basis, the signature, nationwide campaign will take place from August 11 to August 31, 2018 in all KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, East Dawning and select Little Sheep restaurants across China. ...
Aug 10, 2018 04:14 ET
/DISREGARD RELEASE: Yum China Holdings, Inc/
We are advised by Yum China Holdings, Inc that journalists and other readers should disregard the news release, Yum China Leverages Digital to Mark New Chapter of One Yuan Donation Program, issued 10-Aug-2018 over PR Newswire....
Aug 01, 2018 16:30 ET
Yum China Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results
SHANGHAI, Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today reported unaudited results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. Reported GAAP results include Special Items, which are excluded from adjusted measures.  Special Items are not allocated to any segment and therefore only impact reported GAAP results of Yum China.  See "Reconciliation of Reported GAAP Results to Adjusted Measures" within this release....
Jul 02, 2018 06:36 ET
Yum China to Report Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results on August 1, 2018
SHANGHAI, July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 (4:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Thursday, August 2, 2018). ...
Jun 08, 2018 07:35 ET
Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Proteostasis Therapeutics, Yum China, Pretium Resources, Lexington Realty Trust, AngloGold Ashanti, and New Gold — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Cons
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTI), Yum China Holdings Inc....
May 01, 2018 21:30 ET
Yum China Launches Pizza Hut Book Donation and Exchange Program across China
SHANGHAI, May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today launched the Pizza Hut Book Donation and Exchange Program at Pizza Hut restaurants across China. To mark World Book Day, Yum China also celebrated the grand opening of the "Pizza Hut Book Donation and Exchange Sub-Center" in Shenzhen. ...
May 01, 2018 16:30 ET
Yum China Reports First Quarter 2018 Results
SHANGHAI, May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today reported unaudited results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. Reported GAAP results include Special Items, which are excluded from adjusted measures.  Special Items are not allocated to any segment and therefore only impact reported GAAP results of Yum China.  See "Reconciliation of Reported GAAP Results to Adjusted Measures" within this release....
Apr 23, 2018 21:00 ET
Yum China Receives Best Community Program Award at Global CSR Summit
SHANGHAI, April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) was awarded the Best Community Program Award at the 10th annual Global CSR Summit for its One Yuan Donation program, one of Yum China's signature CSR initiatives designed to enrich the health and wellbeing of children living in impoverished regions across China. Every year, the Global CSR Awards evaluates and honors leading and innovative CSR initiatives led by companies operating around the world. ...
Apr 10, 2018 06:15 ET
Yum China CEO Joins Boao Forum's Women Leaders Roundtable
SHANGHAI, April 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ms. Joey Wat, CEO of Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) was part of the Women Leaders Roundtable at this year's Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2018. Held in Boao, Hainan on April10, the roundtable discussion covered topics including the role women play in boosting economic and social development, and practical approaches to promoting gender equality. ...
Mar 27, 2018 07:45 ET
Research Report Identifies XL Group, Yum China, Wheaton Precious Metals Corp, STMicroelectronics N.V., Nutrien Ltd., and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis,
NEW YORK, March 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of XL Group Ltd. (NYSE:XL), Yum China...
Mar 27, 2018 01:00 ET
Yum China Launches Family Care Program for Restaurant General Managers
Extends supplementary insurance coverage to around 17,000 children, spouses and parents of RGMs...
Mar 22, 2018 06:00 ET
Yum China to Report First Quarter 2018 Financial Results on May 1, 2018
SHANGHAI, March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 (4:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Wednesday, May 2, 2018). ...
Feb 07, 2018 15:30 ET
Yum China Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results
SHANGHAI, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today reported unaudited results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017. Reported GAAP results include Special Items, which are excluded from adjusted measures.  Special Items are not allocated to any segment and therefore only impact reported GAAP results of Yum China.  See "Reconciliation of Reported GAAP Results to Adjusted Measures" within this release....
Jan 16, 2018 07:30 ET
Yum China Estimates One-Time Charge as a result of U.S. Tax Reform
SHANGHAI, Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) is providing an estimate of its one-time tax expense for the fourth quarter 2017, impacted by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (the "Tax Act")....
Jan 08, 2018 04:00 ET
Yum China to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results on February 7, 2018
SHANGHAI, Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 (5:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Thursday, February 8, 2018). ...
Dec 26, 2017 06:00 ET
Yum China Brings More Tacos to Shanghai with Two New Taco Bell Restaurants
Debuts exclusive dinner menu and table service...
Dec 19, 2017 06:00 ET
New Yum China Building Opens in Shanghai
SHANGHAI, Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China" or "the Company") (NYSE: YUMC), today announced the grand opening of the Yum China Building in Shanghai, China. The Yum China Building is a leased property located in the heart of Xu Jia Hui, a central business precinct in Shanghai, and will accommodate Yum China's Restaurant Support Center. Over 1,000 employees and the Company's executives will be based in the new building, dedicated to supporting the growth of KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, East Dawning and Little Sheep in China. ...
Dec 07, 2017 05:30 ET
Sherpa's Sponsors AmCham Shanghai's 16th Annual Appreciation Dinner
SHANGHAI, Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sherpa's, a premium food delivery platform specializing in English speaking services and a subsidiary of Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC), announced that it is one of the star sponsors for the 16th AmCham Shanghai Annual Appreciation Dinner, hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Shanghai. ...
Nov 29, 2017 01:42 ET
CNS-Yum China Dietary Health Foundation Announces Research Grants
SHANGHAI, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The CNS-Yum China Dietary Health Foundation ("Foundation"), jointly established by Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) and the Chinese Nutrition Society, awarded research grants to seven initiatives which aim to improve the eating habits of Chinese people. A symposium convening scientists, scholars and experts was also held in Shanghai to discuss and share cutting-edge research in the spheres of nutrition, health, and dietary habits in China. ...
Nov 28, 2017 22:24 ET
Yum China Celebrates 30 Years in China, Charts Course for the Future
SHANGHAI, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The China roots of Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) stem from the opening of the first KFC store in Beijing in November 1987. Since then, the Company has flourished and become a leading player in the restaurant industry in the world's second largest economy. To commemorate 30 years of operating in China, Yum China held a celebration event in Shanghai with over 200 esteemed guests....
Oct 17, 2017 18:30 ET
Yum China Hosts Investor Day Outlining Strategies to Drive Growth
SHANGHAI, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) will host its Investor Day in Shanghai, China today. Yum China's management will provide a business update on KFC and Pizza Hut brands, digital and delivery strategy, as well as financial update, at 8:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (8:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Wednesday, October 18, 2017). A copy of the presentation is available on the Yum China Holdings, Inc. website, http://ir.yumchina.com. ...
Oct 05, 2017 17:35 ET
Yum China Announces CEO Succession Plan
SHANGHAI, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Micky Pant, will transition to the roles of Vice Chairman of the Board and Senior Advisor to the Company.  Joey Wat, who currently serves as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company, will succeed Mr. Pant as Chief Executive Officer of Yum China.  The succession plan will take effect on March 1, 2018....
Oct 05, 2017 17:30 ET
Yum China Reports 6% Same-Store Sales Growth and 10% System Sales Growth; Operating Profit Up 11% YoY; Board Declares Initial Dividend and Expands Share Repurchase Authorization
SHANGHAI, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today reported unaudited results for the third quarter ended August 31, 2017. ...
Sep 25, 2017 09:00 ET
Yum China Joins SSGA Gender Diversity Index
SHANGHAI, Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it has been included in the State Street Global Advisors' (SSGA) Gender Diversity Index. With this inclusion, Yum China joins a select group of large-scale listed U.S. companies committed to closing gender gaps and advancing women through gender diversity on their boards of directors and in senior leadership positions. ...
Sep 21, 2017 22:00 ET
KFC Launches 14th 3x3 Basketball Championship in China
SHANGHAI, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) announced the launch of the KFC 3x3 Basketball Championship 2017 in China. Now in its 14th year, it is expected that more than 430,000 students from over 4,600 schools will take part in the 2017 competition. ...
Sep 11, 2017 06:30 ET
Yum China to Report Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on October 5, 2017
SHANGHAI, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended August 31, 2017 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Thursday, October 5, 2017 (4:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Friday, October 6, 2017)....
Sep 01, 2017 00:00 ET
Ready to pay? Just smile. Yum China launches new KPRO store in Hangzhou
- A fresh and digitally connected experience for urban professionals...
Aug 28, 2017 09:30 ET
Yum China Announces Appointment of Jacky Lo as Chief Financial Officer
SHANGHAI, Aug. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced the appointment of Jacky Lo as its Chief Financial Officer, effective September 1, 2017.  ...
Aug 11, 2017 05:30 ET
Yum China and Its Restaurants to Donate RMB 4 Million to Sichuan Earthquake Relief Efforts
SHANGHAI, Aug. 11 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: YUMC) and its restaurants under the brands of KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Little Sheep as well as East Dawning, announced that they have committed RMB 4 million to support relief efforts following a 7.0-magnitude earthquake that struck Jiuzhaigou County in Sichuan Province on the 8th of August. The donation, to be made through the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation, will contribute to the post-disaster reconstruction and recovery program....
Jul 18, 2017 09:30 ET
Yum China Board Expands with More China Market and Operation Insights
SHANGHAI, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: YUMC) today announced the appointment of Mr. William Wang and Ms. Joey Wat to the Board of the Directors, effective immediately. The appointment will increase the size of the Board of Directors to 12 members, 9 of whom are independent.  ...
Jul 11, 2017 04:00 ET
Yum China Restaurants Open Doors for One Yuan Donation Program
Olympic Gold medalist Zhang Mengxue makes donation at Yunnan KFC restaurant...
Jul 05, 2017 17:30 ET
Yum China Reports Q2 Same-Store Sales Growth of 3% and Operating Profit Growth of 64%; Loyalty Members Surpassed 100 Million; Mobile Payment Exceeded 40% of Total Company Sales
SHANGHAI, July 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today reported unaudited results for the second quarter ended May 31, 2017. ...
Jun 22, 2017 06:30 ET
Yum China launches 10th annual One Yuan Donation program in Xinjiang
SHANGHAI, June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Micky Pant, CEO of Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC), today visited the Ye Yi Li Gan Elementary School in Xinjiang to officially launch the company's flagship CSR initiative, the 'One Yuan Donation' program which will run in all KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and East Dawning restaurants across China from 8 July through 23 July, 2017....
Jun 06, 2017 04:00 ET
Yum China to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on July 5, 2017
SHANGHAI, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended May 31, 2017 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 (4:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Thursday, July 6, 2017)....
May 31, 2017 03:00 ET
Yum China Ranked Top Restaurant Business in China by China Cuisine Association and CCFA
SHANGHAI, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) was recently recognized as the top restaurant operator on the 100 Leading China Restaurant Businesses List published by the China Cuisine Association. The list was announced at the 2017 China Restaurant and Catering Industry Development Conference in Beijing where the Company was also presented with the China Restaurant 30 Years Excellence Enterprise Award, acknowledging Yum China's longstanding contribution to the restaurant industry....
May 24, 2017 00:00 ET
Yum China Launches CNS-Yum China Dietary Health Foundation
Reaffirms commitment to supporting nutrition research...
May 15, 2017 10:00 ET
Yum China to Enhance Digital and Delivery Capabilities by Acquiring a Controlling Interest in Daojia and Sherpa's
SHANGHAI, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a controlling interest in the holding company of DAOJIA.com.cn ("Daojia").  The transaction is expected to close by the end of May 2017, subject to customary closing conditions.  ...
Apr 21, 2017 17:30 ET
Yum China Announces CFO Transition Plan: Jacky Lo Appointed as Interim CFO
SHANGHAI, April 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced the appointment of Jacky Lo as its Interim Chief Financial Officer, effective June 1, 2017.  Mr. Lo will replace Mr. Edwin "Ted" Stedem, who is resigning as the Company's Chief Financial Officer effective June 1, 2017, for personal and family reasons....
Apr 07, 2017 13:30 ET
Investors PriceWatch Alert: Covered Call reports for Bed Bath and Beyond, The Gap, Netflix, CarMax, and Yum China Holdings
CHICAGO, April 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BBBY, GPS, KMX, NFLX, and YUMC....
Apr 05, 2017 17:30 ET
Yum China Achieved a Strong First Quarter with Same-Store Sales Growth of 1%; Operating Profit Grew 22%; Restaurant Margin Expanded to 23%
SHANGHAI, April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today reported unaudited results for the first quarter ended February 28, 2017. ...
Mar 16, 2017 22:37 ET
Yum China CEO Micky Pant Shares Learnings from Company's 30 Years in China with Peking University Students
SHANGHAI, March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Micky Pant, CEO of Yum China, yesterday spoke to students at Peking University's Guanghua School of Management in Beijing to share Yum China's experiences learned from building a leading restaurant business in China over the past 30 years.  ...
Mar 07, 2017 11:00 ET
Yum China to Report First Quarter 2017 Financial Results on April 5, 2017
SHANGHAI, March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended February 28, 2017 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 (4:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Thursday, April 6, 2017)....
Feb 07, 2017 16:30 ET
Yum China Announces Appointment of Joey Wat as President and Chief Operating Officer of Yum China and Johnson Huang as General Manager of KFC, Yum China
SHANGHAI, Feb. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced the appointments of Joey Wat as President and Chief Operating Officer of Yum China, reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, Micky Pant, and Johnson Huang as General Manager of the Company's KFC business, reporting to Ms. Wat. ...
Feb 07, 2017 16:30 ET
Yum China Reports Full Year Operating Profit of US$640 million, up 31% year-over-year Led by Margin Expansion and New Unit Openings; Board Authorizes Share Repurchase Program
SHANGHAI, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today reported unaudited results for the full year and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2016. Reported GAAP results include Special Items, which are excluded from non-GAAP measures.  Special Items are not allocated to any segment and therefore only impact reported results of Yum China.  See Reconciliation of Reported Results to Non-GAAP Measures within this release.  ...
Jan 26, 2017 08:30 ET
Yum China Announces Date of First Annual Meeting of Stockholders
SHANGHAI, Jan. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China"), (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that its 2017 annual meeting of stockholders will be held on April 28, 2017. The record date for the annual meeting will be February 28, 2017....
Jan 17, 2017 08:30 ET
Yum China to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results on February 7, 2017
SHANGHAI, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 at 4:30pm U.S. Eastern Time on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 (5:30am Beijing/Hong Kong Time on Wednesday, February 8, 2017)....
Jan 09, 2017 03:23 ET
Yum China Launches Taco Bell Brand in China
SHANGHAI, Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC), and Taco Bell Corp., the world's largest Mexican-inspired restaurant chain, today announced that they have opened the first Taco Bell restaurant in the second largest economy in the world: China. The inaugural restaurant is located near Shanghai's landmark Oriental Pearl Tower in the Lujiazui area, the city's central business district, and is Taco Bell's latest international market entry as it grows the brand globally.  ...
Dec 22, 2016 16:30 ET
Yum China Recommends Stockholders Reject "Mini-Tender" Offer by TRC Capital Corporation
SHANGHAI, Dec. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC) today* announced that it received notice of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by TRC Capital Corporation ("TRC Capital") to purchase up to 4,000,000 shares of Yum China's common stock at a price of US$26.75 per share in cash. Stockholders are cautioned that the offering price is 4.46% below the closing price per share of Yum China's common stock on December 9, 2016, the last trading day before the offer was commenced. The offer is for approximately 1.0% of the outstanding shares of Yum China's common...
Nov 30, 2016 08:43 ET
Yum China Extends Stock Ownership to Restaurant Level
SHANGHAI, Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China", NYSE:YUMC) today announced a plan to grant Restricted Stock Units ("RSUs") to all qualified restaurant general managers ("RGMs") at KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Little Sheep and East Dawning restaurants owned and operated by the company. Each eligible RGM will receive a one-time RSU grant valued at US$2,000....
Nov 29, 2016 01:52 ET
Yum China KFC Health Foundation Hosts 9th Annual Conference
ZHUHAI, China, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc.'s ("Yum China") (NYSE:YUMC) KFC Health Foundation hosted its ninth annual conference today in Zhuhai, China. The conference was attended by representatives from Yum China Leadership Team, KFC brand team, and the China Red Cross Foundation ("CRCF"), as well as scientists, scholars and experts in nutrition and health services from around the country. ...
Nov 01, 2016 07:30 ET
Yum China Completes Separation From Yum! Brands, Lists on The New York Stock Exchange
SHANGHAI, Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. ("Yum China") today announced that it has completed its separation from Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM). Yum China will begin trading "regular way" as an independent company today on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "YUMC." ...
Oct 31, 2016 22:30 ET
Yum China Appoints Ruby Lu to Board of Directors
SHANGHAI, Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: YUMC) today announced the appointment of Ruby Lu to the Board of the Directors, effective immediately. The appointment will increase the size of the Board of Directors to 10 members, 8 of whom are independent.  ...
Oct 24, 2016 19:11 ET
Quality Care Properties Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Guess? to Join S&P SmallCap 600
NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Quality Care Properties Inc. (NYSE: QCP) will replace Guess? Inc. (NYSE: GES) in the S&P MidCap 400 and Guess? will replace Harte-Hanks Inc. (NYSE:HHS) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Tuesday, November 1. S&P 500 constituent HCP Inc. (NYSE: HCP) is spinning off Quality Care Properties in a transaction expected to be completed after the close of trading on Monday, October 31. Post spin-off, HCP will remain in the S&P 500. Guess? is ranked near the bottom of the S&P MidCap 400 and has a market capitalization more...