Franchise Mergers & Acquisitions News
NewSpring (the “Firm”) announced that NewSpring Franchise has completed the acquisition of Duck Donuts.
April 14th, 2021
Blue Water Development, which owns or operates campgrounds, hotels and attractions from Florida to Maine, has acquired the Delaware Beaches Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort.
April 6th, 2021
Horse Power Brands, a newly formed owner and operator of service-based franchise systems, is on a positive trajectory with the recent acquisition and impressive early growth of its first portfolio brand - Mighty Dog Roofing.
April 6th, 2021
Intero Continues Northern California Expansion with Acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices California Realty Office
Intero® announced the acquisition of San Bruno-based Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Realty.
April 2nd, 2021
Best Life Brands, LLC has completed the acquisition of a home health company which provides superior in-home nursing, therapy, and home care services to patients across the greater Los Angeles area.
March 30th, 2021
Xponential Fitness has announced the acquisition of Rumble, the latest brand added to its portfolio.
March 26th, 2021
The Simple Greek Acquired by WOWorks, Parent Company of Saladworks, Garbanzo Mediterranean Fresh and Frutta Bowls
The WOWorks family of brands announced today it has added another restaurant concept to its growing portfolio with The Simple Greek, a franchise of fast-casual Greek restaurants.
March 12th, 2021
HomeSmart announced the acquisition of Atlanta-based PalmerHouse Properties - its largest purchase to date and a pivotal step in its strategic expansion plan.
March 11th, 2021
Tutor Doctor, the leader in one-to-one private tutoring, is proud to announce they have acquired Massachusetts-based Code Wiz, an award-winning company that teaches students how to code.
March 8th, 2021
Thompson Street Capital Partners (TSCP), a private equity firm based in St. Louis, announced today it has acquired Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers (Freddy’s).
March 5th, 2021
Rent-A-Center, Inc. (the "Company" or "Rent-A-Center") (NASDAQ: RCII) announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Acima Holdings.
February 18th, 2021
The ink is dry on a deal merging two print businesses serving Midwest businesses, nonprofits and residents.
February 17th, 2021
Caring Brands International (CBI) announced the completion of three significant home healthcare franchise acquisitions in the last six months.
February 12th, 2021
Cristal Cellar Partners With Century 21 West Coast Brokers To Better Serve San Gabriel Valley Clients
John Paul “JP” Sazon, broker/owner of Cristal Cellar, announced a new partnership with Kevin Kwan, broker, Century 21 West Coast Brokers, forming Century 21 Cristal Cellar.
February 2nd, 2021
Planet Fitness Franchisee National Fitness Partners Grows Footprint, Acquires 16 Clubs in Ohio and Pennsylvania
Planet Fitness franchisee National Fitness Partners (“NFP” or the “company”) announced the acquisition of 16 Planet Fitness clubs.
January 21st, 2021
Amici Partners Group, LLC (“Amici”) has completed the acquisition of Friendly’s Restaurants.
January 19th, 2021
BoxUnion announced that it has acquired TITLE Boxing Club (TITLE), a fitness studio with 166 clubs across the United States, Mexico and the Dominican Republic specializing in boxing and kickboxing fitness classes.
January 7th, 2021
Moran Family of Brands announced the addition of its newest company brand, Turbo Tint.
January 6th, 2021
The parent company of Saladworks announced today it has acquired Garbanzo Mediterranean Fresh and Frutta Bowls.
December 22nd, 2020
Pet Supplies Plus announced today it will acquire an estimated 40 previously operated Pet Valu locations throughout Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.
December 22nd, 2020
JM Family Enterprises Subsidiary Home Franchise Concepts Adds Kitchen Tune-Up to its Family of Brands
Home Franchise Concepts, a subsidiary of JM Family Enterprises, has entered into an agreement to acquire Kitchen Tune-Up.
December 18th, 2020
United Real Estate - a division of United Real Estate Group (UREG) - announced its merger with Virtual Properties Realty (VPR).
December 17th, 2020
Inspire Brands, Inc. (“Inspire”) announced the completion of its $11.3 billion acquisition of Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. (“Dunkin’ Brands”).
December 15th, 2020
Valvoline Inc. announced that it plans to acquire 27 quick-lube locations that will expand its service center network across the U.S.
December 3rd, 2020
ERA Infinity Properties Merges With PRA & Company Realtors To Create New Growth And Profitability Opportunities
ERA Real Estate announced today that ERA Infinity Properties, based in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has merged with PRA & Company Realtors in Pompano Beach.
November 24th, 2020
Zaxby’s Operating Company L.P. announced that investment funds managed by the Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division (Goldman Sachs) will acquire a significant stake in the company.
November 19th, 2020
MoneyMailerUSA, Inc., a Local Marketing Solutions Group Inc. company, has acquired the assets of The Inside Coup.
November 16th, 2020
RSVP, a luxury direct mail agency that has been leading the industry since 1985, has officially announced its plans to launch a dynamic franchise initiative that will take the brand to Portland.
November 12th, 2020
Hudson Hill Capital (“Hudson Hill” or “HHC”), a private investment firm founded by Eric Rosen, announced today that it acquired a majority stake in InXpress Holdings Ltd.
November 9th, 2020
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC announced that Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Winans, based in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, has merged with the Trinity Realty Group based in Sherman, Texas.
October 29th, 2020
Engineering for Kids joins Pitman Training, School is Easy and Academy of Learning Career College in a complementary suite of franchise brands.
October 26th, 2020
Boxwood Partners is pleased to announce the sale of ShelfGenie® to Neighborly®, the world’s largest franchisor of home services brands.
October 8th, 2020
Valvoline Expands Company-Owned Quick-Lube Network with Acquisition of 33 Service Centers in Idaho, Missouri and Kansas
Valvoline Inc. (NYSE: VVV) announced that it plans to acquire 33 quick-lube service centers in Idaho, Missouri and Kansas in two separate acquisitions.
October 2nd, 2020
RE/MAX Holdings Provides Third Quarter 2020 Guidance And Announces The Acquisition Of Gadberry Group
RE/MAX Holdings, Inc. provided the Company’s third quarter 2020 operational and financial outlook in advance of the Company’s quarterly earnings release expected to be issued on November 5, 2020.
September 22nd, 2020
Foot Solutions, Inc., the premier one-stop-shop for all foot wellness needs, has announced the acquisition of NOENE (pronounced “Know-EEN) America.
September 16th, 2020
Valvoline to Expand Company-Owned Quick-Lube Network with Acquisition of 14 Service Centers in Texas
Valvoline Inc. (NYSE: VVV) announced that it plans to acquire 14 quick-lube locations that will expand its company-owned service center network in Texas.
September 15th, 2020
Brightway Insurance Multi-Unit Owner, Ken Toney, Sets Company History With Acquisition Of Fourth Location
Over the past year, Brightway franchise owners have expanded their enterprises at a record pace and today, the company is pleased to share that veteran Insurance Agent Ken Toney has become its first four-unit owner.
September 3rd, 2020
RE/MAX Holdings, Inc. today announced the acquisition of wemlo(SM), an innovative fintech company that provides third-party mortgage loan processing services.
September 2nd, 2020
Driven Brands (“Driven”) announced its acquisition of International Car Wash Group (“ICWG”) has been completed.
August 5th, 2020
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of PersonalizationMall.com®.
August 4th, 2020
7-Eleven, Inc. ("7-Eleven") is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement to acquire Speedway, a leading convenience store chain, from Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC).
August 3rd, 2020
MOD Super-Fast Pizza Holdings, LLC (“MOD Pizza”, “MOD” or the “Company”) announced it has successfully closed the acquisition of 13 existing MOD Pizza locations in North Carolina.
July 28th, 2020
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC announced today that Gary Mann Real Estate and Team Up Real Estate in Moses Lake, Wash., have merged and affiliated with the BHGRE® brand to become Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Mann Realty.
July 22nd, 2020
Coldwell Banker Premier Properties announced today that it has merged with the Schmidt Family of Companies, one of the nation’s largest real estate firms.
June 18th, 2020
LYNX Franchising, a multi-brand franchise platform with a complementary collection of B2B essential services, announced today it has acquired the FRSTeam brand and franchise system.
June 12th, 2020
To ensure the safety of BrightStar Care clients and franchise employees to continue providing the highest quality of in-home care during the pandemic, CEO and founder Shelly Sun and her team leveraged resources across the globe and quickly secured...
May 15th, 2020
Hard Rock International (HRI) Acquires Full Intellectual Property Rights To Hard Rock Hotel & Casino® In Las Vegas In Deal With Juniper Capital
Hard Rock International (HRI) announced has purchased all rights to the Hard Rock® brand and related trademarks in Las Vegas from Houston-based private equity firm, Juniper Capital.
May 14th, 2020
Driven Brands, North America's largest automotive services company, announced its acquisition of Fix Auto USA (FUSA) and Auto Center Auto Body, Inc. (ACAB).
April 24th, 2020
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), announces the signing of a management agreement with Shanghai 21st Century Hotel Co., Ltd. for its iconic property located in Lujiazui, Shanghai, China.
April 13th, 2020
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced the completion of its acquisition of The Habit Restaurants, Inc. (“The Habit Burger Grill”), following the approval by The Habit Burger Grill stockholders.
March 19th, 2020
BQ Holdings, Inc., a company known for its BBQ restaurants including Famous Dave’s, Clark Crew BBQ and Real Famous BBQ has officially acquired Granite City Food & Brewery.
March 11th, 2020
BlueGrace Logistics, a leading third-party logistics (3PL) services company, has acquired Anthym Logistics, a freight broker with its primary offices in Tampa and Chicago.
March 11th, 2020
Valvoline Inc. has acquired a quick-lube location that is now operating as a Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM (VIOC) service center in Portage, Indiana.
March 4th, 2020
CFJ Holdings is the newest addition to the brand’s portfolio of area franchisees, which now collectively covers more than 40 Gold’s Gym locations across D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
March 3rd, 2020
7-Eleven, Inc announced that it has officially closed on the acquisition of more than 100 independently operated 7-Eleven stores in central Oklahoma.
March 3rd, 2020
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