February 12, 2019— Canadian Auto World

Quebec City’s Automotive Landscape Undergoes Big Change

Greater Quebec’s economic landscape is undergoing a major change with the announcement of one of the province’s biggest automotive transactions….. (Read More)

FDF Brandz logo
April 30, 2018— A Cision Company

FDF Brandz Led by Ricky’s Group of Family Style Restaurants Acquires Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria Chain

Canadian restaurateur and Franchise Developer Frank De Benedetto, CEO and owner of FDF Restaurant Brandz, a leading privately held restaurant franchising company, has announced the purchase of the 12-year-old Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria chain…..  (Read More)

December 4, 2017— Business Wire

Hydrofarm Acquires Greenstar Plant Products and Eddi’s Wholesale Garden Supply

Enhances Leading Hydroponics and Horticultural Position in North America

Hydrofarm, a leading wholesaler and manufacturer of hydroponics equipment and horticultural products, announced today the Company has acquired Eddi’s wholesale Garden Supply and the distribution division of Greenstar Plant Products. Greensate and Eddi’s are both market leading distributors of lawn & garden, hydroponic and horticulture products in Canada…..  (Read More)

July 31, 2017— A Cision Company

Second Cup Announces Exchange of $8 million Term Loan for Common Shares at $1.90 per Share

The Second Cup Ltd. (Second Cup or the Company) announced today that SPE Finance LLC (SPE), an affiliate of Serruya Private Equity, and its four shareholders have agreed to exchange SPE’s $8.0 million secured term loan for common shares of Second Cup……   (Read More)

July 10, 2017— Business Wire

Hydrofarm Inc. Partners with Serruya Private Equity

Hydrofarm, LLC, a leading wholesaler and manufacturer of hydroponics equipment and horticultural products, announced today the Company has received a significant equity investment led by Serruya Private Equity Partners (SPE), a family managed private equity group with a heritage of developing brands. Additional institutional investors included Hawthorn Equity Partners and affiliates of Broadband Capital Investments…..   (Read More)

May 4, 2017— Real Estate News EXchange

Serruya Family Buys Thornhill Shopping Centre

The Serruya family, in partnership with Liberty Development Corporation, has purchased Promenade Shopping Centre in Thornhill, Ont., from Cadillac Fairview for an undisclosed price…..   (Read More)

December 5, 2016— A Cision Company

The Second Cup Ltd. Announces $8 Million Secured Term Loan with Affiliate of Serruya Private Equity

The Second Cup Ltd. announced today that it has entered into a 4 year, $8 million secured term loan with SPE Finance LLC, an affiliate of Serruya Private Equity (SPE)…..   (Read More)

October 19, 2016— The PE HUB Network

Dundee, Serruya Private Equity Invest $20 Million in Blue Goose Capital

Canadian protein and organic food company Blue Goose Capital Corp has raised a $20 million investment from Dundee Corp and Serruya Private Equity (SPE)…..   (Read More)

Sani Service
September 21, 2016— A Cision Company

Cannon Services Acquires Sani-Service

Cannon Services (“Cannon”), a leading provider of washroom hygiene, pest control and life safety services for commercial facilities, announced today that it has acquired Sani-Service, a portfolio company of Serruya Private Equity Inc. (“SPE”) effective on September 12th, 2016…..   (Read More)

July 26, 2016 — A Cision Company

MTY Completes the Acquisition of Kahala Brands, Ltd.

MTY Food Group Inc. announced today that pursuant to the announcement made on May 25, 2016, that it has acquired all of the shares of Kahala Brands, Ltd. (“Kahala”) (www.kahalabrands.com) pursuant to the merger of one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries with and into Kahala…..   (Read More)

December 14, 2015— A Cision Company

Kahala Brands Announces Acquisition of Pinkberry (USA)

Quick Service Restaurant Company to Expand to Include Iconic Frozen Yogurt Brand

Kahala Brands, a global leader in the QSR industry, along with its associated companies, announced today that it has acquired the super-premium frozen yogurt brand, Pinkberry®, based in Santa Monica, California…..   (Read More)

Sani Service
August 13, 2015— A Cision Company

Serruya Private Equity Group Acquires Sani-Service

Toronto-based private equity firm— Serruya Private Equity— today announced the purchase from North Carolina-based Swisher Hygiene Inc. of its Canadian Subsidiary Sani-Service…..   (Read More)

Tivoli Audio
May 13, 2015— A Cision Company

Tivoli Audio Announces Investment by Serruya Private Equity to Increase Iconic Brand’s Global Footprint

Tivoli Audio LLC, the iconic high-performance audio company with headquarters in Boston, MA and Utrecht, Netherlands, announced today that Toronto-based Serruya Private Equity (“SPE”) has acquired Tivoli Audio…..   (Read More)

August 21, 2013— Nation’s Restaurant News

Kahala Corp. Sold to Yogen Früz Owners

Canadian-based Serruya family acquires a controlling interest in the franchisor

Kahala Corp., the franchisor of such brands as Cold Stone Creamery and Blimpie, has sold a controlling interest to the Canadian-based owners of Yogen Früz frozen yogurt concept…..   (Read More)

The One Group
October 17, 2013— Nation’s Restaurant News

STK Owner The ONE Group Inks $44.3 Million Merger

Investor committed Capital Acquisition Corp. holds $15.5M private placement for brand to trade over the counter

The ONE Group LLC, parent to the STK steakhouse brand and other upscale foodservice and hospitality brands, said Thursday it has entered a $4.3 million merger with Committed Capital Acquisition Corp., a shell company that then publicly sold shares of the high-end restaurant operator…..   (Read More)

September 13, 2013— Phoenix Business Journal

Huge Canadian Investment into Kahala could mean big growth for Arizona Franchises

I scream. You scream. Canada’s screaming for ice cream. Cold Stone Creamery, specifically…..   (Read More)

January 27, 2013— Financial Post

Famoso Pizza Joins a Menu of Serruya Franchise Brands

If anybody knows what is takes to build a Canadian business idea into a global franchise brand, it’s the Serruya brothers— Michael and Simon. They now run a private equity fund with a hand in all types of retail franchises, from food to apparel to engraving…..   (Read More)

American Apparel
April 26, 2011— Business Wire

American Apparel Secures $14.9 Million in New Financing

American Apparel, Inc., a vertically integrated manufacturer, distributor, and retailer of branded fashion basic apparel, today announced it has raised $14.9 million in new capital, which will allow it to take advantage of improving business conditions, while at the same time meeting increased bank required reserves…..   (Read More)

CoolBrands International
August 18, 2010— Business Wire

CoolBrands to Merge with Cleaning Firm

Former frozen desserts company CoolBrands International Inc. will merge with hygiene services company Swisher International Inc. in a share-swap transaction worth $102.9 million…..   (Read More)

King Edward
May 27, 2010— The Globe and Mail

Old King Eddy Shows How to Mix Business and History

In March, Dundee Realty, Skyline International Development, Serruya Realty Group and Alex Shnaider purchased the storied King Eddy for the bargain price of $48 million from New York’s Lehman Bros…..   (Read More)

Jamba Juice
June 1, 2009— Jamba Juice

Jamba, Inc. Announced $35 Million Convertible Preferred Stock Sale

Funding is a strong vote of confidence in our business model, eliminates long term debt and provides additional capital for blend plan

Jamba, Inc. today announced that it has entered into an agreement for the sale of $35.0 million in convertible preferred stock…..   (Read More)