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Inspire Brands is building a fast-food empire, as the parent company of Arby's and Sonic considers buying Dunkin'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Arby's parent company Inspire Brands is creating a fast-food empire.
On Sunday, Dunkin' and Baskin-Robbins parent company, Dunkin' Brands, announced it is in talks to be acquired by Inspire. The New York Times reported that the deal would involve taking Dunkin' private at a price of $106.50 a share, valuing the company at roughly $8.8 billion.
With more than 13,000 Dunkin' locations and about 8,000 Baskin-Robbins locations around the world, the deal would more than double the number of restaurants controlled by Inspire Brands.
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Dunkin' Brands surges 18% after confirming report that it's in talks to go private for $8.8 billion

Dunkin' Brands surges 18% after confirming report that it's in talks to go private for $8.8 billion

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Dunkin' Brands surged 18% on Monday after the coffee company confirmed a New York Times report that it held preliminary talks to go private in a deal worth at least $8.8 billion.
Inspire Brands would buy out Dunkin' for $106.50 per share, representing potential upside of 20% from Friday's close.
Inspire Brands is a private-equity backed firm that owns Arby's, Buffalo Wild Wings, Sonic Drive-In, and Jimmy John's.
"There is no certainty that any agreement will be reached," Dunkin' said in a statement.
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The owner of Dunkin' and Baskin-Robbins is in talks to be bought by Arby's parent company Inspire Brands for a reported $9 billion

The owner of Dunkin' and Baskin-Robbins is in talks to be bought by Arby's parent company Inspire Brands for a reported $9 billion

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Dunkin' Brands Group, which owns Dunkin' and Baskin-Robbins, is in talks to be bought by private equity-backed restaurant brand Inspire Brands, it announced on Sunday.
The deal would take the group private at a price of $106.50 a share after nine years on public markets, sources close to the matter told The New York Times. This price suggests Dunkin' Brands has been valued at around $8.8 billion, the paper reported.
Inspire owns Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings, among other brands.
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