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News :: Globalization : Human Rights : International
KFC Causes Yum Food Shares To Drop 70%
10 Oct 2013
Avian flu in China, salmonella in the US, and a worldwide boycott of KFC are factors in the drop in Yum Foods profits.
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KFC Causes Yum Foods Profits To Drop 70%

Chinese outlets are three quarters of KFC business. Several
factors have caused the drop in profits at Yum Foods of Louisville Kentucky which owns KFC. One is the worldwide boycott of KFC for unnecessarily brutal methods of slaughter in its suppliers. Second and third are the outbreak of salmonella and of avian flu in the US, China and elsewhere.



Salmonella outbreak in 18 states caused by poultry

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-foster-farms-salmonella-20131010,0

Boycott of KFC

http://kfccruelty.com

Chicken Disease In China

http://www.cnn.com/2013/04/19/world/asia/china-bird-flu/index.html

China is three quarters of KFC business.

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-01-26/mcdonald-s-no-match-for-kfc-in-

http:///mercyforanimals.org/hatchery

NPR said 70% drop.. AP said 68%. Yum Foods is the largest food conglomerate in the world, last time we checked, owning KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Yum Restaurants,and other chains. It is based in Louisville Kentucky.

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2013/10/08/yum-brands-earni/

Knock Knock Who's There? Sam n Ella Sam n Ella who? Salmonella food poisoning

http://upc-online.org/

http://pcrm.org
See also:
http://kfccruelty.com

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