BOCA RATON Fla. Sun Capital Partners Inc., just like the restaurant companies it owns, is feeling the sting of today’s economic climate. The private-equity firm, which owns 10 restaurant companies including Friendly Ice Cream Corp., Boston Market Corp. and Real Mex Restaurants Inc., said Friday that it would lay off 23 employees, or about 10 percent of its workforce. The firm, with assets totaling more than $10 billion, went on a restaurant shopping spree during the past few years, ...

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