Warner, Fara
September 2007
Forbes Asia;9/17/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 15, p30
The article focuses on the growth of fast-food restaurants managed and operated by Yum Brand's executive Sam Su in China. Under Sam Su's leadership, KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell outlets grew to the point that he was ordered to report directly to the chief executive of Yum in Louisville, Kentucky. Fried-chicken chain KFC is China's number one fast-food brand, boasting $1.3 billion in sales in 2006, compared with McDonald's at number three with an estimated $500 million in sales, according to Technomic Asia, a Shanghai consulting firm.


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