Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Restaurants Company

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen has acquired 2 companies of its own. It has also divested 3 assets.

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen’s largest acquisition to date was in 1999, when it acquired Cajun Operating for $35M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2004, when it sold Cajun Operating to Arcapita for $390M. Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen has acquired in 1 US state. The Company’s most targeted sectors include franchising (50%) and restaurants (50%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity2
    • M&A Sell Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc.

400 Perimeter Center Terrace, Suite 1000,
Atlanta, Georgia 30346
United States,
(404) 459-4450
www.popeyes.com

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. is a developer, operator and franchiser of quick-service restaurants ("QSRs" or "restaurants") under the trade name, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen and Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $35M $35M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $462M $462M
  5

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Cajun Operating Co. 2004-12-01 390M USD Divestiture
Atlanta, Georgia · www.churchs.com
Cinnabon, Inc. 2004-11-04 - Divestiture
Atlanta, Georgia · www.cinnabon.com
Seattle Coffee Company 2003-04-16 72M USD Divestiture
Seattle, Washington
Cajun Operating Co. 1999-12-22 35M USD Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Atlanta, Georgia · www.churchs.com
Cinnabon, Inc. 1997-08-18 - Divestiture
Atlanta, Georgia · www.cinnabon.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Franchising 1 (50%) - 1 (33%) -
Restaurants 1 (50%) 35M (100%) 1 (33%) 390M (84%)
Beverages - - 1 (33%) 72M (16%)
Total 2 $35M 3 $462M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 35M 3 462M
  Georgia 2 35M 2 390M
  Washington - - 1 72M
Total 2 $35M 3 $462M

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $35M
TOTAL $35M
Largest Cajun Operating Co.
$35M (1999-12-22)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $390M
< $100M 1 $72M
TOTAL $462M
Largest Cajun Operating Co.
$390M (2004-12-01)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
100%
1 100%
Divested to
PE Firm(s)
33%
1 33%
Strategic(s)
67%
2 67%

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