1 Jun 2010

KFC sales up

6:56 pm on 1 June 2010

KFC has boosted sales at Restaurant Brands.

The fast food chain operator reported sales rose 4% to $75.9 million in the three months to May, despite falling sales at its other brands - Pizza Hutt and Starbucks Coffee.

Same store sales rose 6% to $74.9 million.

Sales at KFC stores open more than a year rose 11%, while sales at Starbucks fell 2%.

Sales at Pizza Hutt fell 4%, following four consecutive quarters of growth.

Shares in Restaurant Brands rose by 7c to $2.32 on Tuesday.