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An affiliate of Golden Gate Capital has reached an agreement to purchase California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPKI) for approximately $470 million. The transaction is currently expected to close in the third quarter of this year.
The mult-concept chain restaurant operator draws on its internal resources to restructure portions of the company's management team.
Project Uses the LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Certification Process created by the U.S. Green Building Council
While working with staff and guests to get on board with sustainability initiatives has its challenges, working with franchisees can pose even greater ones.
Leveraging a more efficient unit prototype this Mongolian barbeque chain takes a steady approach to growing its business.
Health food nuts, meet quick-serve. Quick-serve, meet chef-driven. Celebrity chefs Art Smith and Tal Ronnen have teamed up with chain veterans to introduce LYFE Kitchen, a socially responsible, healthy-food focused brand opening its first restaurant in Palo Atlo, Calif., with additional first stores planned for the Chicago area.