Yum China

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Yum China Holdings is a company engaged in the restaurant industry. The company operates and sub-licenses the KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell brands in China, and owns the East Dawning, Little Sheep and COFFii & JOY concepts. Its restaurants specialize in chicken, pizza, hot pot cooking, Chinese food, Mexican-style food, and coffee categories. The company also offers online food delivery services.

HQShanghai, CN

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2022)147,000
Job Openings2,753
Revenue (FY, 2020)$8.3 B(-5%)
Share Price (May 2022)$42.2
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Yum China

Joey Wat

Joey Wat

Chief Executive Officer
Aiken Yuen

Aiken Yuen

Chief People Officer
Alice Wang

Alice Wang

Chief Public Affairs Officer
Xueling Lu

Xueling Lu

Controller, Principal Accounting Officer
Andy Yeung

Andy Yeung

Chief Financial Officer
Leila Zhang

Leila Zhang

Chief Technology Officer
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Yum China Office Locations

Yum China has an office in Shanghai
Shanghai, CN (HQ)
Yum China Building, 20 Tianyaoqiao Road
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Yum China Financials and Metrics

Yum China Revenue

Yum China's revenue was reported to be $8.26 b in FY, 2020

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Yum China's current market capitalization is $18.1 b.
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Yum China Operating Metrics

Yum China's Stores was reported to be 9.2 k in FY, 2019.
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7.98 k8.48 k9.2 k

Stores Owned

6.31 k6.83 k7.36 k

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Stores Opened

6918191.01 k

Yum China Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Huang Ji HuangAugust 23, 2019¥50 m
DaojiaMay 17, 2017
Agilink Global (HK) Limited
Atto Primo (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Baisheng (Jinan) Catering Management Co., Ltd.
Bai Sheng Restaurants China Holdings Limited
Bai Sheng Restaurants (Hong Kong) Limited
Baotou Little Sheep Shenhua Catering Company Limited
Beijing Fashion Family Network Technology Co, Ltd.
Beijing KFC Co., Ltd.
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Yum China Revenue Breakdown

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Yum China revenue breakdown by business segment: 23.3% from Pizza Hut, 6.4% from Corporate and Unallocated, 68.5% from KFC and 1.8% from Other

Yum China Cybersecurity Score

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Yum China Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Yum China Online and Social Media Presence

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Yum China News and Updates

Yum China Shows Appreciation to Medical Workers on International Labor Day

SHANGHAI, May 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China", NYSE: YUMC and HKEX: 9987) today announced at a special event in Shanghai a series of corporate citizenship initiatives under the theme of "Million Thanks, Million Gifts" to express gratitude to...

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Yum China Launches First KFC Green Pioneer Stores in Hangzhou and Beijing

SHANGHAI, April 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China", NYSE: YUMC and HKEX: 9987) today announced the launch of KFC's first Green Pioneer Stores in Hangzhou and Beijing, aiming to further integrate innovative solutions for building net-zero...

Yum China to Report First Quarter 2022 Financial Results

SHANGHAI, March 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: YUMC and HKEX: 9987, "Yum China" or the "Company") today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on Tuesday, May 3,...

Yum China Expands Share Repurchase Authorization by $1 Billion

SHANGHAI, March 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "Yum China") (NYSE: YUMC and HKEX: 9987) today reported that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has increased the Company's share repurchase authorization by $1 billion to an aggregate of $2.4 billion....

Yum China board increases share buyback authorization by $1 billion

Yum China Holdings Inc. said Thursday its board has increased its share buyback authorization by $1 billion, raising the total to $2.4 billion. Shares were slightly higher premarket, but have fallen 29% in the last 12 months, while the S&P 500 has gained 10%. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fir…
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Yum China Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Yum China founded?

    Yum China was founded in 1987.

  • Who are Yum China key executives?

    Yum China's key executives are Joey Wat, Aiken Yuen and Alice Wang.

  • How many employees does Yum China have?

    Yum China has 147,000 employees.

  • What is Yum China revenue?

    Latest Yum China annual revenue is $8.3 b.

  • What is Yum China revenue per employee?

    Latest Yum China revenue per employee is $56.2 k.

  • Who are Yum China competitors?

    Competitors of Yum China include Daojia, Subway and Burger King.

  • Where is Yum China headquarters?

    Yum China headquarters is located at Yum China Building, 20 Tianyaoqiao Road, Shanghai.

  • Where are Yum China offices?

    Yum China has an office in Shanghai.

  • How many offices does Yum China have?

    Yum China has 1 office.