Yum! Brands, Inc.

1441 Gardiner Lane,
Louisville, Kentucky 40213
United States,
(502) 874-8300
www.yum.com

Yum! Brands, Inc. is a restaurant company with over 40,000 restaurants in more than 130 countries and territories. Primarily through the three concepts of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, the Company develops, operates, franchises and licenses a worldwide system of restaurants which prepare, package and sell a menu of competitively priced food items. Units are operated by a Concept or by independent franchisees or licensees under the terms of franchise or license agreements. Franchisees can range in size from individuals owning just one restaurant to large publicly-traded companies. Yum! Brands, Inc. was formed in 1997 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $586M $586M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
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Largest Little Sheep Group Ltd.
$586M (2011-04-26)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Yum! Brands has acquired 1 company. It has also divested 2 assets.

Yum! Brands’ largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired Little Sheep Group for $586M. The Company’s most targeted sectors include restaurants (100%).

When analyzing the restaurants sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 39 restaurants companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 1 has acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic restaurants acquirer over the past 3 years is MTY Food Group, with 9 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the restaurants sector over the past 3 years is L Catterton with 5 platform acquisitions.

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