Louisville-based Yum Brands says it has found buyers for its Long John Silver’s and A&W Restaurant chains. The company says Long John Silver’s is being bought by LJS Partners LLC, led by a group of franchisees and other investors. And A&W is being bought by A Great American Brand LLC, which is led by one… Continue reading Yum Finds Buyers For Long John Silver’s, A&W
The Fortune 500 company purchased the two chains in 2002, and is now looking for buyers. Yum officials say the sale is necessary as Yum focuses on expanding its KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell chains domestically and internationally, specifically in China.