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Leadership

Target CEO named Yum Brands chairman

Brian Cornell will take over for the retiring Robert Walter.

Food

KFC finally introduces chicken and waffles

The limited-time offer pairs Belgian waffles with Extra Crispy fried chicken.

Both chains have the service in 30% of their U.S. systems through parent company Yum Brands’ Grubhub partnership.

The longtime Yum Brands veteran will take over on Jan. 1.

The chicken chain is testing voice-activated technology, social media and QR codes to improve training and the work environment.

The chicken chain will award $11,000 in college tuition to the first baby born Sept. 9 who is named Harland.

Operators seek to go viral with the latest unconventional marketing ploys.

The former “Seinfeld” actor will be pushing the chain’s family-focused $20 Fill Ups.

Two of Yum Brands’ three concepts report disappointing sales amid intense price competition.

John Schnatter is the latest in a long string of restaurant founders and executives to say something their brands deeply regretted. Here’s a look at some of the better-known instances from the past.