Strong sales in China are expected to boost third-quarter results from Yum! Brands, which owns the Pizza Hut, KFC and Taco Bell franchises. The group will provide an update on its recent $184m (£98.4m) acquisition from Whitbread of the remaining 50% interest in its 541 UK Pizza Hut restaurants. The Independent on Sunday 08/10/06 (Business) page 11