Yum Brands (YUM +2.2%) issues an apology over what it calls its inappropriate response to a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Yum Brands (YUM +2.2%) issues an apology over what it calls its inappropriate response to a probe in China on contaminated chicken from suppliers. What started as a relatively minor issue snowballed into a major flap for the company that it admits will cut into sales over the last quarter.