Tropical Smoothies Bought By Levine Leichtman

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”), a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, announced that it has partnered with management to acquire Tropical Smoothie Cafe, LLC (“Tropical Smoothie Cafe” or the “Company”). Tropical...

Johnny Rockets Sold 2 FAT Brands

FAT (Fresh. Authentic. Tasty.) Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: FAT) (“FAT Brands” or the “Company”) announced today that it has agreed to acquire the Johnny Rockets restaurant chain from an affiliate of private equity firm Sun Capital Partners, Inc. for approximately $25...

Woodhouse Day Spa Goes 2 Radiance Holdings

Since its inception in 2004, Sola Salon Studios has become the world’s largest and fastest growing salon studios franchise with more than 500 locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Brazil. Today, through the newly formed Radiance Holdings, Sola Salon...

HouseMaster Sold 2 Neighborly

Neighborly®, the world’s largest franchisor of home service brands, today announced the acquisition of HouseMaster, a professional home inspection franchise headquartered in Somerville, N.J. The addition becomes the 25th brand under the Neighborly umbrella and...

CraftWorks sold to Fortress

A federal bankruptcy court approved Wednesday a $93 million credit bid by senior lender Fortress Investment Group to acquire CraftWorks, parent of Logan’s Roadhouse and Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom. Read the rest of the story in FSR Magazine. May 5,...

Habit Burger Goes 2 Yum!

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced the completion of its acquisition of The Habit Restaurants, Inc. (“The Habit Burger Grill”), following the approval by The Habit Burger Grill stockholders. The transaction marks the addition of the first fast-casual...