Read up on some of our latest transactions.

College HUNKS Hauling Junk partners with Susquehanna Private Capital
July 22, 2021

The purpose-driven, values-based, socially conscious, tech-enabled national moving and junk removal franchise College HUNKS Hauling Junk & Moving® recently accepted minority investments from Susquehanna Private Capital (Susquehanna) along with two former International Franchise Association (IFA) Chairs- David Barr and Shelly Sun. Read full press...

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Suite Management Franchising acquired by Propelled Brands
June 29, 2021

Propelled Brands, the corporate umbrella of FASTSIGNS International. Inc., which is the franchisor of FASTSIGNS®, the leading sign, graphics and visual communications franchise, and NerdsToGo®, an emerging IT services franchise brand, today announced its acquisition of Suite Management Franchising, LLC. Suite Management Franchising, LLC...

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Dai Truong joins Arlington to lead Cannabis practice
June 03, 2021

Birmingham, AL – Arlington Capital Advisors, a leading consumer-focused investment bank, announces it has hired Dai Truong as a Managing Director. Dai will be focused on growing Arlington's presence in the cannabis industry, building upon its recent sale of SweetWater to Aphria. “I am...

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Kneaders receives investment from Garnett Station Partners
May 11, 2021

Orem, UT – May 7, 2021 Kneaders Bakery & Cafe (“Kneaders”, “the Company”), a Utah-based, fast casual bakery and café concept, announced that it has received a significant investment from Garnett Station Partners that will enable Kneaders to refinance its existing debt. Terms of...

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Arlington advises Lone River on its sale to Diageo
March 08, 2021

Diageo announces it has acquired Far West Spirits LLC, owner of the Lone River Ranch Water (‘Lone River’) brand. Lone River is a hard seltzer that takes inspiration from the popular classic Texan “Ranch Water” cocktail. Lone River was founded in 2019 by native...

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Ashish Seth joins Arlington Capital Advisors
March 02, 2021

BIRMINGHAM, AL – Arlington Capital Advisors, a leading consumer-focused investment bank, announces it has hired Ashish Seth as a Managing Director.  Ashish joins Arlington’s Bill Kraus, John Goldasich and Vann Russell as leaders in the consumer sector where Ashish will be exclusively focused on driving...

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Arlington advises Sweetwater on its acquisition by Aphria
November 30, 2020

November 2020 Aphria Inc., a leading global cannabis company, announced it has closed the accretive, strategic acquisition of  SW Brewing Company, LLC, one of the largest independent craft brewers in the United States based on volume. Beginning with the flagship 420 beverage offerings, SweetWater...

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Arlington announces new hires, grows Debt Capital Markets team
November 10, 2020

Birmingham, AL - Arlington Capital Advisors, a leading consumer-focused investment bank, announced that it has hired Will Saxton into its Debt Capital Markets practice. Will joins restaurant finance veteran Bill Kraus on Arlington’s DCM team, and the group will be focused on helping clients and companies with a variety of debt capital services, including acquisition financing, refinancing existing debt, debt recapitalizations, working capital management, and growth financing opportunities.

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Arlington Capital Advisors Recognized with Two Industry Awards
August 07, 2020

Birmingham, AL Arlington Capital Advisors, a leading consumer-focused investment bank, recently received recognition with two industry awards for the firm’s role as investment advisor to Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, Inc. in its merger with The Boston Beer Company, Inc. (NYSE: SAM).  The Deal awarded...

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Arlington Advises wagamama on its US business Joint Venture.
February 26, 2020

Birmingham, AL Arlington Capital Advisors, a leading consumer investment bank, announced today that its principals served as exclusive financial advisors to The Restaurant Group plc ("TRG") in its joint venture partnership with Conversion Venture Capital ("CVC2") as financial partners and Robert Cornog Jr. and...

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