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Shareholder Resolution Urges Yum! Brands to Ditch Antibiotics

The shareholder activist group As You Sow filed a shareholder resolution this week urging Yum! Brands to phase out the use of antibiotics.
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How Yum! Brands Engages Local Communities Worldwide

Yum! Brands’ executives, managers and employees have implemented many forward-thinking community programs over the years, which include addressing challenges related to education, food…
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Taco Bell Commits to Sourcing Cage-Free Eggs By Next Year

Taco Bell announced this week that 100 percent of its 6,000 U.S. restaurants will serve only cage-free eggs by December 2016. That would…

Taco Bell and Pizza Hut Slash Artificial Flavors and Colors

Taco Bell and Pizza Hut are the latest restaurants to join Chipotle's path to cut artificial flavors and become more transparent about recipes.
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Yum! Brands Commits to 100 Percent Responsible Palm Oil

The purveyor of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell says it will ensure its suppliers meet guidelines set by the Roundtable on Sustainable…
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Cutting Calories is Good for Business

The Hudson Institute published a new study that makes the business case for offering low-calorie foods and beverages in restaurant chains. It shows…

Chipotle Refuses to Sign Popular Farm Worker Protection Agreement

Chipotle is receiving criticism for its refusal to sign on to an agreement aimed at protecting farm workers on Florida farms where the…

Big Three Fast-Food Companies Say NO to Pink Slime

Food Safety Network recently reported that fast-food giants McDonald's, Taco Bell and Burger King are no longer going to be using ammoniated beef…

Should We Applaud Fast Food Yum! Brands for Efforts to Fight Global Hunger?

Yum! Brands is the world’s largest restaurant company in terms of units, with approximately 38,000 restaurants in more than 110 countries and territories.…
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Taco Bell, Other Fast Food Chains Ditch BPA Laced Paper Receipts

Industry use of BPA may be on its decline. Yum! Brands, the fast food giant with a portfolio that includes Taco Bell, KFC,…

Parent Company of KFC and Taco Bell Releases CSR Report

Yum! Brands Inc., the parent company of well known brands like Taco Bell, Pizza Hut and KFC, released its CSR report this week.…