When Shake Shack went public in January, its shares were priced at $21. The next morning, the stock began trading at $47 per share, and in May, the price peaked at nearly $97.
When a restaurant operator needs funding, a Small Business Administration (SBA) loan may be a viable option.
Restaurant brands that are around for any length of time are likely to undergo a rebrand at some point, whether it’s a subtle store redesign or a wholesale menu shift.
Equity relationships are intended to be mutually beneficial, with the brands and their private equity (PE) partners both contributing—and both reaping the rewards.
Quick-service operators looking for external financial support often find an attractive option in private equity firms.
Chief financial officers (CFO) do more than count dollars and prepare financial reports.
Things are looking up for capital spending in the quick-service and fast-casual sectors.
Built in 1881, the log cabin housing the Moe’s Original Bar-B-Que location in Breckenridge, Colorado, has seen its fair share of action.