|Traded as||NYSE: YUMC|
Russell 1000 Component
|Founded||1 November 2016|
Little Sheep: Canada, Japan, Indonesia, United States
|Joey Wat, CEO|
|Revenue||US$6.752 billion (2016)|
|US$0.640 billion (2016)|
|US$0.502 billion (2016)|
|US$$3.727 billion (2016)|
|US$2.443 billion (2016)|
Number of employees
|420,000 (as of December 2016)|
Yum China Holdings Inc. (Chinese: ?) is an American-Chinese Fortune 500fast-food restaurant company incorporated in the United States and is headquartered in Shanghai. With US$6.8 billion of revenue in 2016 and over 7,600 restaurants, it is the largest restaurant company in China. Spun off from Yum! Brands in 2016, it became an independent, publicly traded company on 1 November 2016. It operates more than 7,600 restaurants over 1,100 cities and towns spanning every province and autonomous region across Mainland China, and has a workforce of 450,000 employees, representing the 3rd largest labor force of a United-States-based company.
Even though Yum China is based in China, one of its subsidiaries, Little Sheep, has locations in Canada, Indonesia, Japan, and in the United States. There are twenty-nine locations in nine US states, mostly in California, nine locations in four Canadian provinces, seventeen locations in Japan, and one location in Jakarta in Indonesia.