Mergers-Acquisitions http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46271/more en 10 major restaurant deals of 2014 http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/10-major-restaurant-deals-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Companies scoop up growth brands after years of unloading non-core concepts</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/10-major-restaurant-deals-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/10-major-restaurant-deals-2014#comments Mergers-Acquisitions Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:00:00 +0000 122031 at http://nrn.com First Watch acquires fast-casual Bread & Company http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/first-watch-acquires-fast-casual-bread-company <div class="field-deck"> Purchase of concept marks new territory for full-service breakfast chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Purchase of concept marks new territory for full-service breakfast chain</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/first-watch-acquires-fast-casual-bread-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/first-watch-acquires-fast-casual-bread-company#comments Corporate Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:20:00 +0000 121621 at http://nrn.com Photo courtesy of First Watch Tim Hortons shareholders approve acquisition by Burger King http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/tim-hortons-shareholders-approve-acquisition-burger-king <div class="field-deck"> New company to be called Restaurant Brands International </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New company to be called Restaurant Brands International</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/tim-hortons-shareholders-approve-acquisition-burger-king" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/tim-hortons-shareholders-approve-acquisition-burger-king#comments Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service Burger King Tim Hortons Tue, 09 Dec 2014 20:46:00 +0000 121471 at http://nrn.com Burger King close to finalizing Tim Hortons acquisition http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/burger-king-close-finalizing-tim-hortons-acquisition <div class="field-deck"> Canadian approval means merger could be completed by next week </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Canadian approval means merger could be completed by next week</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/burger-king-close-finalizing-tim-hortons-acquisition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/burger-king-close-finalizing-tim-hortons-acquisition#comments Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service Burger King Tim Hortons Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:33:00 +0000 121231 at http://nrn.com Looking for the next Chipotle, investors bid up restaurant IPOs http://nrn.com/blog/looking-next-chipotle-investors-bid-restaurant-ipos <div class="node-body blog-body">Seven restaurant chains that have gone public in the past two years have seen their stocks go up by nearly 70 percent on average. The reason? More fast-casual chains are going public.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/looking-next-chipotle-investors-bid-restaurant-ipos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/looking-next-chipotle-investors-bid-restaurant-ipos#comments Corporate News Mergers-Acquisitions Reporter&#039;s Notebook Mon, 01 Dec 2014 22:12:00 +0000 120841 at http://nrn.com Delayed Sysco-US Foods merger could create rival http://nrn.com/supplier/delayed-sysco-us-foods-merger-could-create-rival <div class="field-deck"> National distributor may emerge as Federal Trade Commission seeks to ensure competition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">National distributor may emerge as Federal Trade Commission seeks to ensure competition</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier/delayed-sysco-us-foods-merger-could-create-rival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier/delayed-sysco-us-foods-merger-could-create-rival#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Supplier Mon, 01 Dec 2014 16:34:00 +0000 120771 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Bloomin' Brands finds buyer for Roy's http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bloomin-brands-finds-buyer-roys <div class="field-deck"> Applebee's franchisee United Ohana LLC tasked with turning around struggling concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Applebee's franchisee United Ohana LLC tasked with turning around struggling concept</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bloomin-brands-finds-buyer-roys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bloomin-brands-finds-buyer-roys#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Mon, 01 Dec 2014 15:32:00 +0000 120761 at http://nrn.com Fazoli's is for sale, but not to DineEquity http://nrn.com/blog/fazolis-sale-not-dineequity <div class="node-body blog-body">Sources have confirmed a New York Post report that Fazoli's is for sale, but have refuted reports that the buyer is DineEquity. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/fazolis-sale-not-dineequity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/fazolis-sale-not-dineequity#comments Corporate News Mergers-Acquisitions Reporter&#039;s Notebook Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:30:00 +0000 120711 at http://nrn.com Should Yum Brands spin off Taco Bell? http://nrn.com/blog/should-yum-brands-spin-taco-bell <div class="node-body blog-body">Should Yum Brands spin off Taco Bell? The company should at least consider the idea, according to one restaurant analyst.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/should-yum-brands-spin-taco-bell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/should-yum-brands-spin-taco-bell#comments Corporate News Mergers-Acquisitions Reporter&#039;s Notebook Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:07:00 +0000 120681 at http://nrn.com Why did Ruth's sell Mitchell's for so little? http://nrn.com/blog/why-did-ruths-sell-mitchells-so-little <div class="node-body blog-body">Ruth's Hospitality Group sold Mitchell's Fish Market for $10 million, or one-ninth the price it paid to get the concept back in early 2008. But a deeper look shows the chain got a fair price for the struggling concept.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/why-did-ruths-sell-mitchells-so-little" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/why-did-ruths-sell-mitchells-so-little#comments Corporate Markets Mergers-Acquisitions Reporter&#039;s Notebook Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:04:00 +0000 120151 at http://nrn.com