Mergers-Acquisitions http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46271/more en 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 Landry’s to acquire Mitchell’s Fish Markets for $10M http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/landry-s-acquire-mitchell-s-10m <div class="field-deck"> Owner Ruth’s Hospitality Group to focus on its core steakhouse concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Owner Ruth’s Hospitality Group to focus on its core steakhouse concept</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/landry-s-acquire-mitchell-s-10m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/landry-s-acquire-mitchell-s-10m#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Ruth's Chris Steak House Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:39:00 +0000 120051 at http://nrn.com Will Tim Hortons help Burger King's breakfast? http://nrn.com/blog/will-tim-hortons-help-burger-kings-breakfast <div class="node-body blog-body">Burger King's proposed $11.4 billion merger with Tim Hortons could do something it has been unable to do for years: Improve its success at breakfast.</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/will-tim-hortons-help-burger-kings-breakfast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/will-tim-hortons-help-burger-kings-breakfast#comments Corporate Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service Reporter&#039;s Notebook Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:32:00 +0000 118331 at http://nrn.com Three things chains need before an IPO http://nrn.com/blog/three-things-chains-need-ipo <div class="node-body blog-body">Three recommendations from an IPO expert on what investors are looking for in growth restaurant chains that go 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/three-things-chains-need-ipo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/three-things-chains-need-ipo#comments Corporate Markets Mergers-Acquisitions Reporter&#039;s Notebook Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:45:00 +0000 118241 at http://nrn.com Chuck E. Cheese's parent acquires Peter Piper Pizza http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/chuck-e-cheeses-parent-acquires-peter-piper-pizza <div class="field-deck"> CEC Entertainment buys brand from ACON Investments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEC Entertainment buys brand from ACON Investments</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/chuck-e-cheeses-parent-acquires-peter-piper-pizza" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/chuck-e-cheeses-parent-acquires-peter-piper-pizza#comments Family Dining Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Chuck E. Cheese's Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:44:00 +0000 118071 at http://nrn.com KKR acquires minority stake in Lemonade http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/kkr-acquires-minority-stake-lemonade <div class="field-deck"> Global private-equity firm will help chain fuel national expansion </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Global private-equity firm will help chain fuel national expansion</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/kkr-acquires-minority-stake-lemonade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/kkr-acquires-minority-stake-lemonade#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19:25:00 +0000 117521 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock JAB Holding to acquire Einstein Noah for $374M http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/jab-holding-acquire-einstein-noah-374m <div class="node-body article-body">Parent to Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Caribou Coffee will take bagel operator private</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/jab-holding-acquire-einstein-noah-374m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/jab-holding-acquire-einstein-noah-374m#comments Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service Einstein Bros. Bagels Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:21:00 +0000 117001 at http://nrn.com Franchisor BRIX sees niche in healthier lifestyle http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/franchisor-brix-sees-niche-healthier-lifestyle <div class="field-deck"> CEO reveals what’s next after recent Souper Salad acquisition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO reveals what’s next after recent Souper Salad acquisition </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/franchisor-brix-sees-niche-healthier-lifestyle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/franchisor-brix-sees-niche-healthier-lifestyle#comments Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Food Trends Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:00:00 +0000 116631 at http://nrn.com BRIX Holdings CEO Joe Vitrano