Mergers & Acquisitions News
Alliance Franchise Brands LLC, a world leader in marketing, print and graphic communications, announced the acquisition of RSVP Publications by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Allegra Holdings LLC.
Engel & Völkers Miami today announced the acquisition of Select Realty Group, an independent boutique brokerage in Miami.
Authority Brands, LLC announced today the purchase of Mosquito Squad. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquisition represents the second brand addition for Authority Brands since October 2018.
Pizza Hut, a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM), announced that its U.S. business has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire QuikOrder, a leading online ordering software and service provider for the restaurant industry.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced that Hyatt has completed the previously announced acquisition of Two Roads Hospitality.
Tom Lovelace Company, LLC today announced the acquisition of nine Company-owned stores and four franchise-owned stores in the Dallas, Texas area.
ntero, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and wholly owned subsidiary of HomeServices of America, Inc., is proud to reveal several key announcements for the month of November.
Mosquito Joe, a Neighborly company, entered the final quarter of 2018 with strong upward momentum following its third quarter acquisition by Neighborly.
Valvoline Inc. said that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the business assets of Oil Changers Inc., which has 31 franchised quick lube centers in Ontario.
Realty Executives International is pleased to announce it has completed the acquisition of the Realty Executives Great Lakes Region, a territory that includes Illinois, Indiana and parts of Michigan.
Xponential Fitness, owned by Anthony Geisler and Snapdragon Capital, announced today the addition of Pure Barre to its family of brands.
Authority Brands, LLC announced today the purchase of America’s Swimming Pool Company (“ASP”).
Under the agreement, Daphne’s parent, Elite Restaurant Group (based in Los Angeles) will rebrand Noon Mediterranean’s 12 units under the Daphne’s Banner.
Painting with a Twist, the original and largest paint and sip franchise, announced the acquisition of Bottle & Bottega, an art and wine concept with 20 studios in nine states.
Sola Salon Studios announced that a consortium of 3 investment groups acquired a majority interest in Sola Salon Studios.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced an agreement to acquire Two Roads Hospitality.
Funds advised by Apax Partners (the “Apax Funds") announced the acquisition of Authority Brands, a leading North American franchisor of home services, from PNC Riverarch Capital.
Focus Brands, Inc. ("FBI") today announced the successful completion of its previously announced tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Jamba, Inc. ("Jamba").
SailTime Group LLC, the world’s leading boat membership franchise, recently announced the sale of their Rhode Island franchise to Bluenose Yacht Sales.
The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today that it has accepted an offer from Inspire Brands (Owner of Arby's®, Buffalo Wild Wings®, and R Taco®) to sell its 12.3% ownership interest in the company back to Inspire Brands for...
Dwyer Franchising, LLC ("Dwyer Group"), one of the world's largest parent companies of home service brands, has announced the acquisition of Mosquito Joe, the leading franchisor in the mosquito control services industry based in Virginia Beach, Va.
GNC Holdings, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved the appointment of Chief Executive Officer Ken Martindale to the additional role of Chairman, effective immediately.
Focus Brands Inc. (“FBI”) and Jamba, Inc. (Nasdaq:JMBA) (”Jamba”) today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement.
Engel & Völkers announced its latest South Florida expansion as Irving Padron acquires the rights to Engel & Völkers Sunny Isles Beach.
Park today announced that he and Michael Staenberg have made a substantial investment and acquired an equity interest in the popular café bakery brand La Boulangerie de San Francisco, founded by acclaimed French baker Pascal Rigo.
Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery®, a sports Pub where “A Cold Beer Never Looked So Good®” is on the brink of being acquired.
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt is expanding its customer reach in Reno with two additional locations previously operated by U-Swirl.
Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited announced that it has successfully closed the acquisition of the company which owns and operates the Helly Hansen brands and related businesses.
Golden Gate Capital announced that it has acquired The Learning Experience, one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing academies of early education for children six weeks to six years old.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is pleased to confirm that its acquisition of a 51% stake in Regent Hotels & Resorts (‘Regent’) has now completed.
Westaff and Remedy Intelligent Staffing New Orleans have joined forces to provide a total industry-leading staffing solution for clients seeking administrative, industrial and technical professionals in metro and greater New Orleans.
Valvoline Inc. announced today that its franchisee, Big River Quality Auto Inc., has acquired a quick lube location in Evansville, Indiana, that is now operating as a Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM (VIOC) service center.
Valvoline Inc. announced today that it has acquired a quick lube location in the greater Detroit area, that is now operating as a company-owned Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM (VIOC) service center.
Valvoline Inc. announced today its franchisee, Henley Pacific SF, LLC, has acquired four quick lube locations in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Valvoline Inc. announced that it has acquired a quick lube location in Peoria, Arizona, that is now operating as a company-owned Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM (VIOC) service center.
Dwyer Franchising, LLC announced it has been acquired by Harvest Partners, LP (“Harvest Partners” or “Harvest”), a New York-based private equity firm.
Brownsville, Texas based Pronto Insurance is a big player in the non-standard auto insurance market in its home state.
Valvoline Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the business assets of Great Canadian Oil Change.
Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase the company, controlled by the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, which owns and operates the Helly Hansen brands and related businesses.
Global Franchise Group® (GFG) has named Geoff Goodman Executive Vice President of the iconic and popular Round Table Pizza brand.
Century 21 JWC Florida Realty announced that it has acquired Cooperative Real Estate Group, and under the leadership of Giuseppe “Joe” Pistone and Peggy Clemente, the office will now operate as Century 21 Keystone Realty.
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt acquired five New York-based Hoopla Frozen Yogurt locations in Camillus, Middletown, New Hartford, Newburgh, and Poughkeepsie on Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
Valvoline Inc. announced that it has acquired a quick lube location in Greeneville, Tennessee, that is now operating as a company-owned Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM (VIOC) service center.
HomeSmart International has acquired Coldwell Banker Trails and Paths and its 65 agents in Mesa, Ariz., expanding its total network agent count to more than 14,500 and increasing its footprint to 133 office locations in 17 states.
BrightStar Care, the nation’s leading in-home care franchise, is expanding its nationwide presence even further starting with the acquisition of Iowa’s top homecare agency, HomeChoice Senior Care.
Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC announced that its independently owned and operated affiliate Harborside Sotheby's International Realty in Massachusetts has merged with Sagan Realtors.
HRI Holdings, Inc. (HRI), parent company to the Chem-Dry® Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning and N-Hance® Wood Refinishing franchise businesses, announced today the acquisition of Delta Disaster Services.
Altamont Capital Partners (Altamont) announced that it has acquired PF Eastern NC, the largest Planet Fitness franchisee in North Carolina.
Dwyer Franchising, LLC (“Dwyer Group”), one of the world’s largest parent companies of trade service brands, has completed the add-on acquisition of Property Management Business Solutions, LLC.
Smashburger concept announced that Jollibee Foods Corporation (PSE: JFC) has agreed to acquire an additional 45 percent of the Smashburger brand for $100M USD, bringing JFC ownership stake to 85 percent.
ComForCare Health Care Holdings LLC, the premier in-home care provider, and CarePatrol, the nation's largest senior placement franchise, have entered an agreement for ComForCare to acquire CarePatrol.
Coverall North America, Inc., one of the leading franchisors in the commercial cleaning industry, today announced it has acquired Orlando-based 4444 International, Inc.
7-Eleven, Inc., the premier name and largest chain in the convenience-retailing industry, today announced that it has closed on the acquisition of approximately 1,030 Sunoco convenience stores located in 17 states.
Wyndham Worldwide Corporation and La Quinta Holdings Inc. announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Wyndham Worldwide will acquire La Quinta’s hotel franchise and hotel management businesses.