Restaurant Brands International (RBI) announced executive leadership changes at the Toronto-based restaurant company, which is the parent of Burger King, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen and Tim Hortons. Jose Cil has been […]
At a time of franchisor-franchisee discord, experts go back to the start The restaurant franchising relationship should be a mutually-beneficial endeavor given so many potential rewards and benefits. The franchisor has created a brand that can be easily replicated and managed, […]
DFRG considers possible sale after acquisition of Barteca, activist letter Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group (DFRG) announced today that it will complete a strategic review, including the possible sale of the […]
Jack in the Box for sale could add to billions spent on restaurant acquisitions in past two years Jack in the Box announced that it could be put up for sale, based […]
Cava has completed the acquisition of Zoe's Kitchen, according to an announcement from Cava November 21. Zoe’s shareholders received $12.75 per share in the all-cash transaction. Panera Founder Ron Shaich had backed the deal, which was funded by his Act II Holdings investment... SWaN & Legend Venture Partners and Revolution Growth.
Sweetgreen, a health-oriented fast-casual chain, serving creative salads and bowls built around proteins, grains and vegetables, has raised $200M in its latest raise, following a $35M raise just three years ago. This new round was led by Fidelity Investments. Sweetgreen plans to use the investment to further advance its digital platform, it announced... allow the 90-unit chain to advance its supply chain platform through the use of blockchain.