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Flynn Restaurant Group LP Acquires 368 Arby's Restaurant Locations in the U.S. from United States Beef Corporation (US Beef)

Flynn Restaurant Group LP Acquires 368 Arby’s Restaurant Locations in the U.S. from United States Beef Corporation (US Beef)

Significant Acquisition Cements Flynn Restaurant Group’s Position as Largest Franchise Operator and Top 20 Foodservice Company in America Generating $2.3 Billion in Sales RB American Group LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Flynn Restaurant Group LP, today announced that it has acquired 368 Arby’s restaurants throughout the U.S. from United States […]

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How Greg Flynn Became America's Largest Restaurant Franchisee

How Greg Flynn Became America’s Largest Restaurant Franchisee

In 1997 Greg Flynn, an over-educated 33-year-old commercial real estate investor based in San Francisco, got a phone call from his father. Donald Flynn was on the Greek island of Corfu and had decided to buy a villa, a fixer-upper. He needed his son to send him $2 million ASAP. […]

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Flynn Restaurant Group Acquires 47 Panera Bakery Cafes, Plants "Third Flag" in Fast Casual Segment

Flynn Restaurant Group Acquires 47 Panera Bakery Cafes, Plants “Third Flag” in Fast Casual Segment

With 729 Restaurants and $1.7 Billion in Sales, Flynn Restaurant Group enhances its position as the largest US Restaurant Franchise Group Flynn Restaurant Group LP (FRG), the largest restaurant franchise group in the US, today announced that it has purchased 47 Panera Bakery Cafes in the San Francisco Bay Area, […]

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Applebee’s Kicks Off National ESPN Fan Zone Game-Watching Experience

Football, as any coach knows, is all about timing. Just in time for football season, Applebee’s restaurants has debuted the ESPN Fan Zone at Applebee’s, a new venture between the worldwide leader in sports and the world’s largest casual dining restaurant chain. The new environment gives fans across the country […]

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Flynn Restaurant Group Expands Taco Bell Portfolio

Flynn Restaurant Group LLC announced the acquisition on August 21, 2013, of 62 Taco Bell and related Yum! Brands restaurants in Missouri and Illinois, primarily in the St. Louis market. The restaurants have been added to Bell American Group, a division of Flynn Restaurant Group. The seller was Gateway Bells, […]

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Apple American Group CEO Launches Flynn Restaurant Group; Acquires Yum! Brands Franchisee Southern Bells Inc.

Apple American Group Founder, Chairman and CEO, Greg Flynn, launched Flynn Restaurant Group LLC and expanded his restaurant portfolio with the addition of a quick-service concept. The company will now operate with two divisions, Apple American Group and Bell American Group. The new Bell American Group resulted from the acquisition […]

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Apple American Group Grows Again, Solidifying its Position as Largest Casual Dining Franchisee

Apple American Group, the largest Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar Franchisee, has solidified itself as a neighborhood staple by acquiring an additional 99 restaurants, tracking to exceed $1.1 billion in annual sales. Even before this transaction, Apple American Group was the largest casual dining franchisee and the second largest franchisee […]

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