Deals – Page 3

  • Costa Coffee
    News

    Goldex sells 14 Costa franchise sites to AM Coffee Holdings

    2018-11-02T08:31:00Z

    Goldex Investments Limited has sold 14 of its 60 Costa Coffee franchise site to AM Coffee Holdings, in a multi-million pound deal.

  • patisserie valerie sainsburys
    News

    Scott rules out bid for Patisserie Valerie

    2018-10-31T17:25:00Z

    David Scott, the former chief executive of Druckers, has issued a statement to the stock exchange denying any attempt to make a takeover bid for Patisserie Holdings.

  • Intu
    News

    Intu extends takeover bid deadline

    2018-10-31T08:21:00Z

    Shopping centre landlord Intu has agreed an extension to the deadline for a consortium led by its largest shareholder, John Whittaker, to make a takeover bid.

  • Wagamama
    News

    TRG gambles big on Wagamama deal

    2018-10-31T08:18:00Z

    The Restaurant Group (TRG) chief executive Andy McCue has rolled the dice and landed on Wagamama – arguably the UK restaurant sector’s best-in-class concept. It is a gamble that many would argue the Frankie & Benny’s operator had to take, but – with TRG’s shareholder still to OK the deal – what does it mean for both businesses and for the wider sector, asks Mark Wingett.

  • Intu
    News

    Intu bidders up offer

    2018-10-19T08:49:00Z

    Shopping centre landlord, Intu, has updated on discussions concerning a posible takeover bid from a consortium led by its largest shareholder, John Whittaker.

  • Revolution Bars Group
    Opinion

    Playing hard to get

    2018-10-11T08:26:00Z

    The board of Revolution Bars Group has once again rejected the possibility of a deal with Deltic. James Wallin looks at what was actually being discussed, gauges the thoughts of Revolution shareholders and asks what’s next for the key participants, as well as former suitor Stonegate.

  • Costa Coffee
    News

    Whitbread shareholders vote in favour of Costa sale

    2018-10-11T08:22:00Z

    Whitbread shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the sale of its Costa Coffee arm to Coca-Cola for £3.9bn.

  • Brookmans Peach Pub Company
    News

    TRG in talks to acquire Peach Pub Company

    2018-09-15T20:55:00Z

    The Restaurant Group (TRG) is in talks to acquire Peach Pub Company, the Midlands-based, multiple pub operator

  • Revolution Bars Group
    News

    Revolution board confirms new talks with Deltic

    2018-09-07T18:14:00Z

    Revolution Bars Group has confirmed that it has re-entered talks with Deltic Group.

  • Thali Cafe
    News

    Thali Café acquired out of administration

    2018-09-07T08:36:00Z

    Thali Café, the Bristol-based, Indian restaurant group, has been acquired out of administration by a new private company called Jugaard Ltd, MCA has learnt.

  • Kames Capital
    News

    Kames Capital acquires Home Counties investment portfolio

    2018-09-07T08:36:00Z

    Kames Capital, the UK-based investment management business, has acquired a portfolio of eight prime public house, restaurant and retail investment properties, located in the Home Counties, for an undisclosed sum, MCA has learnt.

  • Brunning & Price The Inn at Shipley interior
    News

    Food & Fuel confirms sale to Brunning & Price

    2018-08-31T08:29:00Z

    Food & Fuel has confirmed it has sold the entire share capital of the business to Brunning & Price, part of The Restaurant Group (TRG), as reported by MCA yesterday.

  • Food and Fuel
    News

    TRG to acquire Food & Fuel

    2018-08-30T21:45:00Z

    The Restaurant Group (TRG) has agreed to acquire Food Fuel, London-based food-led pub operator, in a deal valued at c£15m. MCA understands that the 11-strong Food Fuel business, which comprises eight gastropubs, one sports pub and two café bars, will be incorporated into TRG’s ...

  • Ego pub The Fox, Haslington
    News

    M&B acquires Johnson’s stake in Ego

    2018-08-21T15:42:00Z

    Mitchells & Butlers and 3Sixty Restaurants have formed a joint venture for the continued expansion of the Ego restaurant and bar chain.

  • Vagabond Victoria
    News

    Imbiba acquires stake in Vagabond Wines

    2018-08-11T20:11:00Z

    Vagabond is set for further growth after receiving £3.5m in new funding from sector investor Imbiba

  • Benito's Hat food
    News

    Benito’s Hat close to franchise deal with international operator

    2018-08-07T09:01:00Z

    Benito’s Hat, which yesterday announced £1m of fresh investment, is in advanced negotiations on a site in St Albans and is close to securing a franchise partner that would allow the brand to grow in the UK and internationally.

  • Wear Inns: John Weir and John Sands
    News

    Aprirose acquires Wear Inns

    2018-08-05T08:24:00Z

    Aprirose, the real estate investment company, has further strengthened its presence in the pub sector with the acquisition of Wear Inns for £22.4m

  • Welcome Break Birchanger
    News

    Applegreen acquires Welcome Break

    2018-08-02T07:14:00Z

    Applegreen is to become the leading operator of motorway service areas in the UK, after agreeing to acquire a majority holding in Welcome Break

  • Travellers Friend, Woodford Green, City Pub Group
    News

    City Pub Group adds four new sites

    2018-07-30T07:02:00Z

    City Pub Group, has acquired three new pubs, as well as exchanging on a fourth, with the expectation that it will have a c50-strong portfolio by the end of the year.

  • Simon Townsend
    News

    EiG ‘considering sale of commercial property arm’

    2018-07-10T07:29:00Z

    Ei Group has appointed advisors to assess a potential sale of its commercial property division, according to reports.