Famous Brands Management Co. (Pty) Ltd.

12 James Crescent Halfway House,
Midrand, 1683
South Africa,
+27 11 315 3000
www.famousbrands.co.za

Steers, South Africa’s leading burger brand has been serving South Africans its legendary 100% pure beef, flame-grilled burgers and handmade chips for almost 50 years. Steers has won the Leisure Options Award for the Best Burger for the past 17 years running, and Best Chips for the past 14. Steers success is due in part to its extensive network of 505 local restaurants together with its growing African footprint of 45 restaurants, operating in countries such as Nigeria, Mauritius and Zambia. Steers track-record proves that flame-grilled, just tastes better.

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Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 1 - 1 1 4 - 7
vol $185M $185M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Largest Gourmet Burger Kitchen Ltd.
$185M (2016-09-01)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Famous Brands Management has acquired 7 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Famous Brands Management’s largest acquisition to date was in 2016, when it acquired Gourmet Burger Kitchen for $185M. Famous Brands Management has acquired in 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include restaurants (58%) and food (43%).

When analyzing the restaurants sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 49 restaurants companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 1 has acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic restaurants acquirer over the past 3 years is MTY Food Group, with 9 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the restaurants sector over the past 3 years is Roark Capital Management LLC (Roark Capital Group) with 3 platform acquisitions.

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