Inspire Brands Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Franchising Company

Inspire Brands has acquired 7 companies of its own, including 6 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Inspire Brands’ largest acquisition to date was in 2020, when it acquired Dunkin Brands Group for $11.3B. Inspire Brands has acquired in 5 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include franchising (50%) and restaurants (50%).

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M&A Summary

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

Inspire Brands, Inc. (Inspire Brands)

1155 Perimeter Center West, 12th Floor,
Atlanta, Georgia 30338
United States,
(678) 514-4100
www.inspirebrands.com

Inspire Brands is a global owner, operator, and franchisor of a portfolio of restaurant brands that includes more than 4,500 Arby’s, Buffalo Wild Wings, and R Taco locations. The Company is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # 1 1 1 1 2 - 6
vol $2.9B $2.3B $11.3B $16.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  6

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. 2020-10-30 11.3B USD Add-on Acquisition
Canton, Massachusetts · www.dunkinbrands.com
Anytime Fitness Asia 2020-05-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Taguig, Philippines · www.anytimefitnessasia.com
Jimmy John's Franchise LLC 2019-09-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Champaign, Illinois · www.jimmyjohns.com
Sonic Corp. 2018-09-25 2.3B USD Add-on Acquisition
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma · www.sonicdrivein.com
Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. 2017-11-28 2.9B USD Add-on Acquisition
Minneapolis, Minnesota · www.buffalowildwings.com
RTM LLC 2005-07-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Atlanta, Georgia
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Franchising 3 (50%) - - -
Restaurants 3 (50%) 16.5B (100%) - -
Total 6 $16.5B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 5 16.5B - -
  Oklahoma 1 2.3B - -
  Minnesota 1 2.9B - -
  Massachusetts 1 11.3B - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
  Georgia 1 - - -
Philippines 1 - - -
Domestic 5 (83%) 16.5B (100%) - -
Cross-border 1 (17%) - - -
Total 6 $16.5B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Barclays Investment Bank
2
Legal Deals
White & Case LLP
2
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 3 $16.5B
TOTAL $16.5B
Largest Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc.
$11.3B (2020-10-30)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
33%
2 (33%)

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