Capital Canada Limited acted as financial advisor to The Works Gourmet Burger Bistro in connection with sale to MTY Food Group. The total consideration for the transaction is approximately $8.0 million, of which $6.9 million was paid on closing, $0.8 million was retained as holdback on the transaction and $0.3 in net liabilities were assumed. The consideration paid on closing was paid in cash, financed from MTY\'s cash on hand. At closing, The Works network operates 23 franchised and 4 corporate restaurants. One restaurant is under construction at closing, in North London, Ontario. In the last twelve months, the network has generated approximately $35 million in sales.
Capital Canada has successfully raised financing for Barbecue World Inc. (“Barbecue World”), a new specialty retail superstore chain selling barbecues and other outdoor living products and accessories. Barbecue World has also completed a platform acquisition of Ontario Gas BBQ, a 50,000+ square foot barbecue superstore located in Vaughan, Ontario considered to be the “World’s Largest Barbecue Store”. In addition to the acquired Vaughan store, Barbecue World will open two additional stores in the spring of 2016 in Whitby, Ontario and Ottawa, Ontario as part of its initial launch. Capital Canada acted as financial advisor to Barbecue World with respect to the financing and acquisition transactions.
Capital Canada acted as financial advisor to Box Concepts Food Group in connection with the sale of The Chopped Leaf Restaurant chain to Teriyaki Experience
Prime Restaurants Royalty Income Fund
Prime Restaurants Royalty Income Fund has merged with Prime Restaurants of Canada Inc. Capital Canada provided an independent formal valuation and rendered a fairness opinion to the Board of Trustees of Prime Restaurants Royalty Income Fund.
Imvescor Inc. has merged with PDM Royalties Income Fund to form Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc. Capital Canada acted as financial advisor to Imvescor Inc. for the merger with PDM Royalties Income Fund and the conversion from an income trust to a corporation.
Beauty Supply Outlet
Acted as financial advisor to Beauty Supply Outlet on its sale to Regis Corporation
Pro Hockey Life
Initiated and arranged the equity financing for the expansion of Pro Hockey Life Inc.
Pro Hockey Life / Sports Rousseau
Initiated, advised and arranged the equity financing on behalf of Pro Hockey Life Inc. to acquire the business and shares of Sports Rousseau Inc.
Richtree Markets Inc.
Acted as exclusive financial advisor to Richtree Markets Inc. in the initiation, structuring, negotiation and arrangement of financing
Golf Town Income Fund
Introduced the concept to Canada, invested in, and arranged the equity and asset-backed loan financing of Golf Town Income Fund
Hy & Zels
Rendered a formal valuation and fairness opinion to the independent committee of the Board of Directors of HY & Zels Inc.
SMK Speedy International / Minute Muffler & Brake
Acted as financial advisor and rendered a fairness opinion to the Board of Directors of SMK Speedy International Inc. on its sale to Minute Muffler & Brake
Celebris Memorial Services
Provided advisory services to Celebris Memorial Services Inc. and arranged the financing for its acquisition of the Canadian operations of Stewart Enterprises Inc.
Acted as financial advisor to arrange financing for Dominion Citrus from private investors
Acted as financial advisor to arrange $2.0 million in financing for Golf Town provided by RoyNat
Acted as financial advisor and arranged $12.0 million in debt financing for Golf Town provided by GE Capital
SMK Speedy International / Monro Muffler Brake
Acted as financial advisor and rendered a fairness opinion to the Board of Directors of SMK Speedy International Inc. on the sale of its automotive repair shops operating under the Speedy name in the United States to Monro Muffler Brake"
Initiated and arranged $5.0 million equity financing for Golf Town provided by institutional and private investors