Franchise Mergers & Acquisitions News
Coverall North America, Inc. announced today that it has acquired the assets of Cavalier Services, Inc. ("Coverall of Oregon"), a Master-owned location, as part of the brand's long-term growth strategy to strengthen its presence.
August 15th, 2016
Marriott International, Inc. and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced that, at the request of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, they have agreed to extend the time period for MOFCOM to complete its review.
August 8th, 2016
Further solidifying that reputation, the top performing Coldwell Banker Commercial affiliates have merged, forming the largest independent commercial real estate operation in the world.
August 2nd, 2016
Dunkin’ Brands Announces Grupo Tagaropulos As New Dunkin’ Donuts And Baskin-Robbins Franchisee In Panama
Dunkin' Brands, the parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, today announced that Grupo Tagaropulos has acquired 13 Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants and seven Baskin-Robbins shops in Panama.
July 7th, 2016
ERA Brokers Consolidated, one of Utah’s leading real estate companies, has merged with Realty Executives of Nevada.
June 22nd, 2016
An affiliate of Fort Worth-based private-equity group FundCorp, Inc., today announced the acquisition of Gigi’s Cupcakes, the largest cupcake franchise in the U.S. with more than 100 locations nationwide.
June 2nd, 2016
Wendy's® franchisee in Japan, Wendy's Japan, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the equity of First Kitchen Ltd. from Suntory Holdings Ltd.
June 1st, 2016
Real Living Real Estate announced that Chicago Real Estate Resources Residential Group has joined the network operating as Real Living City Residential.
May 13th, 2016
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. and JAB Beech Inc. today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which JAB Beech will acquire Krispy Kreme for $21 per share in cash.
May 9th, 2016
One year after being acquired by brothers Fred and Steve Vicario, Cherry Blow Dry Bar has opened three new salons and is continuing to bring its unique membership model to even more markets nationwide.
May 9th, 2016
The Dwyer Group, Inc., one of the world’s largest franchising companies of trade service brands, has acquired Germany-based Locatec, growing Dwyer Group’s global presence.
May 2nd, 2016
San Diego-based Annex Brands, Inc. announced the acquisition of Pak Mail Centers of America, Inc., franchisor of over 370 Pak Mail ® packaging and shipping franchises across the world.
April 22nd, 2016
Marriott International, Inc. and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced that at separate special stockholder meetings today the stockholders of both companies approved proposals relating to Marriott’s acquisition of Starwood.
April 8th, 2016
Starwood’s Board of Directors continues to unanimously support the existing merger with Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) (“Marriott”), which will create the largest hospitality company in the world.
April 1st, 2016
Driven Brands, a portfolio company of Roark Capital and the nation's leading automotive franchisor, announced today that its affiliate has acquired Louisiana-based Take 5 Oil Change
March 30th, 2016
Hyatt To Acquire Thompson Miami Beach Hotel And Rebrand As The Confidante, Joining The Unbound Collection By Hyatt
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced that a wholly-owned subsidiary has entered into an agreement to purchase the 380-room Thompson Miami Beach hotel from an affiliate of Geolo Capital.
March 24th, 2016
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. announced it has completed the acquisition of 13 Red Robin® franchised restaurants in Texas,
March 22nd, 2016
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced that on March 10, 2016 it received a non-binding proposal from a consortium of companies to acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Starwood.
March 14th, 2016
7-Eleven, Inc. announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, 7-Eleven Canada, Inc., has agreed to acquire approximately 148 convenience and fuel retail sites from Imperial Oil of Canada.
March 9th, 2016
ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SERV), a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, today announced that its chief marketing and strategy officer, Mark J. Barry, has decided to retire from the company, effective...
March 8th, 2016
CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts announced today the promotion of Marybeth Mack, formerly Operations Project Manager, to Director of Strategic Initiatives for North America’s largest collision repair network.
February 24th, 2016
Tami Bonnell, CEO of EXIT Realty Corp. International today announced that Rick and Carol McDaniel, Regional Owners of EXIT Mid-Atlantic have acquired the regional rights to the State of Pennsylvania.
January 19th, 2016
@Work Group, a cutting edge, award-winning national staffing franchise, further establishes its presence in Southern California through its acquisition of Desert Personnel Services in Palm Desert.
January 8th, 2016
Togo's Eateries, Inc., a "West Coast Original" since 1971, today announced that Nimes Capital will acquire the sandwich franchise.
December 15th, 2015
Ashland To Acquire Oil Can Henry’s, Marking Valvoline’s Expansion Into Several Pacific Northwest Quick-lube Markets
Purchase of Oil Can Henry’s, which operates and franchises 89 stores in six states, will complement existing Valvoline Instant Oil Change(SM) store base.
December 14th, 2015
TruGreen today announced a planned merger with Scotts LawnService to create North America’s premier lawn care company.
December 10th, 2015
Driven Brands, Inc., a portfolio company of Roark Capital and the nation’s leading franchise automotive company, announced today that it has acquired CARSTAR Canada, Canada’s leading collision and glass company.
December 3rd, 2015
Quaker Steak & Lube® announced today that TravelCenters of America LLC (NYSE: TA) has agreed to acquire Quaker Steak & Lube's restaurant and related assets for approximately $25 million.
November 17th, 2015
The Huntington Company Announces Affiliates’ Rebranding, Adding 210 Franchises To Martinizing Dry Cleaning Name
The Huntington Company, LLC announced a new and diversified business model for Martinizing International, LLC, d/b/a Martinizing Dry Cleaning.
November 11th, 2015
Real Property Management Express today announced that the company has acquired the property management accounts of Sioux Falls-based Nagel Property Management.
October 30th, 2015
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