Taco Bell


Irvine, Calif.-based Taco Bell Corp. is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), along with sister brands KFC and Pizza Hut. Founded in 1962, Taco Bell is the nation’s top Mexican-inspired limited-service chain in systemwide sales.

Chain Snapshot

Segment: Quick-service

Headquarters: Irvine, Calif.

CEO: Greg Creed

Financial Data

Systemwide Sales: $7.5 billion (U.S., FY 2012)

Total Units: 5,695
(U.S., FY 2012)

Sales Per Unit: $1.3 million (Estimated, FY 2012)

Source: NRN Top 100 report


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