Potential agreement First reported
By burying the New York Times on Sunday.
Inspiration to buy Dunkin ‘Brand (DNKN)
At $ 106.50 a share, the Times reported citing two people familiar with the negotiations. That would bring the deal worth about $ 8.8 billion. The deal could be announced early Monday, a source told the Times.
“Dunkin ‘Brands has confirmed that there has been an initial consultation with Inspire Brands of Dunkin’,” said Karen Raskopf, head of communications.
The brand was privatized in 2005. Dunkin ‘Donuts and Baskin-Robbins Was sold
By Pernod Ricard SA to three private equity firms, including Bain Capital, Carlyle Group and Thomas H. Lee Partners for $ 2.4 billion. company Went public
Inspire Brands declined to comment. The company, which owns Arby’s, Buffalo Wild Wings and several other restaurant brands, is backed by Roark Capital Group.
In 2018, Dunkin ‘ Decreased
“Donuts” from its name, to establish itself as a “soft drink” company, expanding its food and beverage selection. Earlier this year, Dunkin ‘announced it would close about 800 restaurants – permanently, with more than half of its locations located in gas station vending machines.
Dunkin ‘Brands is set to release earnings on Thursday.