Starbucks sells rights to Puerto Rico stores


OaklinsDealFlash_StarbucksPuertoRico_C&R_Dec2015 picOaklins’ Atlanta team served as the sole financial advisor to Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) in its sale of the exclusive right to operate Starbucks stores in Puerto Rico to Baristas Del Caribe, LLC, an affiliate of Puerto Rico-based Empresas Fonalledas Inc.

The team assisted Starbucks in attracting a partner that shares not only its passion for high quality coffee, but also its commitment to engaging locally with its customers and communities. This transaction success further highlights Oaklins’ differentiated expertise in advising world-renowned restaurant and consumer brands in achieving their strategic goals.

Read more about the transaction, market trends, deal drivers and M&A valuation aspects in the attached newsletter.