Yum! Named to Newsweek’s 2015 Green Rankings

Jun 22, 2015

Monday, June 22, 2015

KFC Green Building in IndiaYum! has been named to Newsweek’s 2015 Green Rankings, one of the world’s most recognized assessments of corporate environmental performance. Companies are measured using eight clearly defined metrics including energy, water and waste usage as well as corporate reputation. This year, Yum! experienced a significant increase in ranking on both the U.S. and Global lists compared to 2014, moving up 70 spots to 238 out of the 500 largest publically traded U.S. companies and up 67 spots to 332 out of the 500 largest publically traded global companies. Environmental sustainability is key to reducing Yum!’s carbon footprint and part the larger corporate social responsibly strategy. View the full U.S. 500 and Global 500 lists here. Learn more about Yum!’s environmental efforts in our 2014 CSR Report.