Jack Mergers and Acquisitions Summary


Jack has acquired 2 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Jack’s largest acquisition to date was in 2021, when it acquired Del Taco for $575M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2017, when it sold Qdoba Restaurant to Apollo Global Management for $305M. Jack has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include restaurants (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity3
    • M&A Buy Activity2
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 3


Jack in the Box, Inc.

9357 Spectrum Center Boulevard,
San Diego, California 92123
United States,
(858) 571-2121

Jack is a restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box restaurants. Jack was formed in 1951 and is based in San Diego, California.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 1 - - - 1 - 2
vol $45M $575M $620M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $305M $305M

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Del Taco LLC 2021-12-06 575M USD Add-on Acquisition
Lake Forest, California · www.deltaco.com
Qdoba Restaurant Corp. 2017-12-19 305M USD Divestiture
Denver, Colorado · www.qdoba.com
Qdoba Restaurant Corp. 2003-01-22 45M USD Add-on Acquisition
Denver, Colorado · www.qdoba.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Restaurants 2 (100%) 620M (100%) 1 (100%) 305M (100%)
Total 2 $620M 1 $305M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 620M 1 305M
  Colorado 1 45M 1 305M
  California 1 575M - -
Total 2 $620M 1 $305M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Morgan Stanley
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
Legal Deals
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $575M
< $100M 1 $45M
Largest Del Taco LLC
$575M (2021-12-06)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $305M
Largest Qdoba Restaurant Corp.
$305M (2017-12-19)

M&A Connections

Acquired from
1 (50%)
Divested to
1 (100%)

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