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The Cheesecake Shop sold to Aussie investment firm


The Cheesecake Shop is to have new owners. Aussie based investment River Capital has entered into an agreement to acquire The Cheesecake Shop Group (TCS) for an undisclosed amount from existing

Mad Mex buys out venture partner


Mad Mex founder Clovis Young has bought back the business, buying out venture partner Singapore-based 4Fingers International. In 2018 Mad Mex split its ownership 50/50 with 4Fingers International with the

MoneyQuest acquires boutique sub aggregator Buyers Choice


MoneyQuest has acquired boutique sub aggregator Buyers Choice, which currently settles more than $250m per month. The national mortgage broking franchise has big plans for the combined business, said Michael Russell, MoneyQuest

Collins Foods snaps up more Dutch KFC stores


Collins Foods has bought nine KFC restaurants in the Netherlands taking its share of the market’s franchises to more than 50 per cent, or 44 stores in total. The deal

Bunnings’ Beaumont Tiles buy-out approved by ACCC


Bunnings’ proposed acquisition of Beaumont Tiles has been given the green-light by the ACCC, which said the buy-up won’t impact competition. “At first glance, Bunnings taking over a major tile retailer appears

Rival pharmaceutical company seeks to keep API from Wesfarmers


Pharmacy group Sigma Healthcare has made a competing offer for Australian Pharmaceutical Industries, looking to buy up the business before Wesfarmers can enter the market. The pair aren’t strangers to

Back in Motion sells to ASX firm, franchisees take shares


Physiotherapy franchise Back in Motion and its New Zealand business Motion Health have sold to ASX-listed Healthia, an allied health group. Back in Motion founder Jason T. Smith told Inside Franchise Business Executive

Metcash spends $59m to buy more of Total Tools


Wholesale and distribution giant Metcash has acquired a larger stake in hardware franchise chain Total Tools, upping its ownership from 70 per cent to 85 per cent with a $59.4 m spend.

Silk Laser buys Australian Skin Clinics and The Cosmetic Clinic for $52m


Silk Laser will spend $52m to buy Australian Skin Clinics and New Zealand-based The Cosmetic Clinic. The 100 per cent acquisition of the ASC Group parent company Beauty Services Holdings

Domino’s buys Taiwan business


Fast food company Domino’s Pizza Enterprises is to acquire Domino’s Taiwan as part of its global expansion plan. The company has entered a binding agreement with Formosa International Hotels under