Here's the Deal
Baird's Investment Banking Group is pleased to announce the following transaction:
Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc.
Baird served as a senior co-manager on this offering
Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. (“Dunkin’ Brands” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS: DNKN) recently completed a follow-on offering of 30,360,000 shares of its common stock at a price of $29.50 per share, generating gross proceeds of approximately $895.6 million. All of the shares offered were sold by selling shareholders of the Company. The Company will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares in this offering.
Dunkin’ Brands, a portfolio company of Bain Capital Partners, LLC, The Carlyle Group and Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P., is a leading franchisor of quick service restaurants (“QSRs”), operating under the Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins brands. Dunkin’ Brands has approximately 16,800 points of distribution in 58 countries. As of December 31, 2011, there were 10,083 Dunkin’ Donuts and 6,711 Baskin-Robbins points of distribution.