Portillo's Completes $466 Million IPO
Portillo’s Inc. (“Portillo’s” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: PTLO), a portfolio company of Berkshire Partners, recently completed an initial public offering of 23,310,810 shares of Class A Common Stock at a price of $20.00 per share, including the full exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase an additional 3,050,540 shares of Class A common stock. Gross proceeds from the offering were approximately $466.2 million. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering for debt paydown and to purchase OpCo units.
Baird served as bookrunner on this offering.
AboutPortillo’s Inc. serves iconic Chicago street food through high-energy, multichannel restaurants designed to ignite the senses and create a memorable dining experience. The Company’s diverse menu features all-American favorites such as Chicago-style hot dogs and sausages, Italian beef sandwiches, chopped salads, burgers, crinkle-cut french fries, homemade chocolate cake and milkshakes. Portillo’s creates a consumer experience like no other by combining the best attributes of fast casual and quick service concepts with an exciting energy-filled atmosphere and restaurant model capable of generating tremendous volumes. Portillo’s is headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois.
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- October 2021
- Portillo’s Inc.
- Equity Capital Markets
- Target Location
- North America