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Centre Capital buys back seafood restaurant business Captain D’s from Sentinel Capital Partners

Sentinel Capital Partners has sold seafood quick-service restaurant chain Captain D's to fellow private equity house Centre Partners. The post Centre Capital buys back seafood restaurant business Captain D’s from Sentinel Capital Partners first appeared

CapitalSpring smashes target to close Fund VI on $950m

Restaurant investor CapitalSpring has closed its sixth flagship fund on $950m five years after closing its previous vehicle. The post CapitalSpring smashes target to close Fund VI on $950m first appeared on AltAssets Private Equity

Advent seeks to buy Chinese bakery chain Wagas at up to $1bn valuation – report

Global buyout major Advent International is in advanced talks to buy Chinese health-food and bakery chain Wagas, Bloomberg reported, quoting sources. The post Advent seeks to buy Chinese bakery chain Wagas at up to $1bn

L Catterton sells Velvet Taco stake to Leonard Green & Partners

L Catterton has sold a majority stake in Dallas-based restaurant business Velvet Taco to fellow private equity major Leonard Green & Partners. The post L Catterton sells Velvet Taco stake to Leonard Green & Partners

Franchise investor Roark Capital eyes $5bn for sixth flagship fundraise: WSJ

Franchise investment private equity specialist Roark Capital is reportedly out talking to LPs about raising $5bn for its sixth flagship fund.

Roark Capital-backed Inspire Brands gobbles up Dunkin’ Donuts, Baskin-Robbins in $11.3bn buyout

Roark Capital-owned Inspire Brands is set for an $11.3bn buyout of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins to join its existing restaurant brands Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings.

Strong growth, Covid resilience lead to Vendis Capital investment in French poke bowl business Pokawa

Consumer-focused private equity house Vendis Capital has backed French poke bowl business Pokawa.

Sun Capital sells Johnny Rockets to Fatburger owner as restaurant industry looks to rebound from Covid-19

Sun Capital-backed 50's-themed restaurant chain Johnny Rockets has been bought by Fatburger owner FAT Brands in a $25m deal.

Hony Capital burned by Pizza Express as bondholders agree deal for struggling restaurant chain

Struggling private equity-backed restaurant group Pizza Express is set to be largely taken over by bondholders as the business reels under the strain of the coronavirus lockdown.

Epiris deal looks to rescue UK’s Bella Italia, Café Rouge, Las Iguanas following Covid-19 lockdown

UK private equity house Epiris has swooped to buy restaurant chains Bella Italia, Café Rouge and Las Iguanas in a bid to rescue the eateries following their long closures due the coronavirus crisis.

UK’s Zizzi, Ask Italian owner preps to cut 1,200 jobs as Towerbrook invests for company’s Covid recovery

Struggling UK restaurant operator Azzuri Group has been bought by Towerbrook Capital Partners amid the company revealing it could slash up to 1,200 jobs as it battles to overcome the Covid-19 crisis.

Hony Capital could lose entire Pizza Express investment as Covid-19 takes toll, six years after £900m buyout

Private equity house Hony Capital is at risk of losing its entire investment in UK pizza restaurant chain Pizza Express as the business reels under the strain of the coronavirus lockdown.

Apollo-backed Chuck E Cheese parent company files for bankruptcy due to coronavirus shutdown

Apollo Global-backed CEC Entertainment, the parent company of novelty restaurant chain Chuck E Cheese, has filed for bankruptcy protection in the wake of the coronavirus crippling its operations.

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