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Yum! News 2002
September 3, 2002 China’s Largest, Most Popular and Fastest Growing QSR Plans to Open 700th Store *** China is Yum! Brands Key Rapid Growth Country
May 16, 2002 Tricon Global Restaurants Shareholders Approve Company Name Change to Yum! Brands, Inc. *** New Name Reflects Expanded Portfolio of Restaurant Brands and Company’s Multibranding Leadership
May 7, 2002 Tricon Completes Acquisition of Long John Silver’s and A&W All-American Food Restaurants to Drive Multibranding Leadership *** Company Announces 2-for-1 Stock Split
March 12, 2002 Tricon Global Restaurants to Acquire Long John Silver’s and A&W All-American Food Restaurants to Drive Multibranding Leadership Company Will Change Name from Tricon to Yum! Brands, Inc. *** Company expects first-quarter Ongoing Operating EPS at high end of previously disclosed range of $0.74 – $0.78; Reconfirms full-year Ongoing Operating EPS forecast of $3.56 to $3.63
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