FOCUS Brands Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Franchising Company

FOCUS Brands has acquired 6 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

FOCUS Brands’ largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired Jamba for $200M. FOCUS Brands has acquired in 4 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include restaurants (50%) and franchising (34%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity6
    • M&A Buy Activity6
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 1

FOCUS Brands, Inc.

200 Glenridge Point Parkway, Suite 200,
Atlanta, Georgia 30342
United States,
(404) 255-3250
www.focusbrands.com

FOCUS Brands, Inc. is a franchisor and operator of over 2,100 ice cream stores, bakeries, restaurants, and cafes.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 5 - 1 - - - 6
vol $200M $200M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  6

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Jamba, Inc. 2018-08-02 200M USD Add-on Acquisition
Emeryville, California · www.jambajuice.com
Auntie Anne's, Inc. 2010-11-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Lancaster, Pennsylvania · www.auntieannes.com
Moe's Southwest Grill 2007-08-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Atlanta, Georgia · www.moes.com
Schlotzsky's Ltd. 2006-11-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas · www.schlotzskys.com
Cinnabon, Inc. 2004-11-04 - Divestiture
Atlanta, Georgia · www.cinnabon.com
Carvel Corp. 2001-12-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas · www.carvel.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Restaurants 3 (50%) 200M (100%) - -
Franchising 2 (33%) - - -
Food 1 (17%) - - -
Total 6 $200M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 6 200M - -
  Texas 2 - - -
  Georgia 2 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  California 1 200M - -
Total 6 $200M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Legal Deals
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $200M
TOTAL $200M
Largest Jamba, Inc.
$200M (2018-08-02)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
50%
1 (50%)
Strategic(s)
50%
1 (50%)

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