Yum! Brands Stalks Little Sheep

Noto, Anthony
May 2011
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/2/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p5
The article reveals the plan of Yum! Brands Inc. to acquire Little Sheep Group Ltd. amid the auctioning off Long John Silver's Inc. and A&W Restaurants. Yum! Brands Inc. has sent a preliminary proposal to Little Sheep Group Ltd., seeking the acquisition of all its outstanding shares, other than the minority interest to be held by its chairman and other shareholders. It is noted that Little Sheep Group Ltd. is a casual dining chain known for its Chinese hot pot cuisine.


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