Sun Capital Buys Johnny Rockets

Sun Capital Partners has acquired Johnny Rockets. Financial terms weren’t announced. RedZone Capital is the seller. Johnny Rockets, of Aliso Viejo, Calif., is a burger chain with 300 corporate and franchise-owned restaurants in 30 states and 16 countries. North Point  Advisors provided financial advice to RedZone and Johnny Rockets.

PRESS RELEASE

North Point Advisors is pleased to announce that Johnny Rockets, a portfolio company of RedZone Capital, has been acquired by an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc.

Since 1986, Johnny Rockets has offered the food, fun and friendliness that remind guests of timeless, feel-good Americana. Every Johnny Rockets restaurant serves simple, great-tasting food from a menu of all-American favorites, including juicy hamburgers, classic sandwiches and hand-dipped shakes and malts. Today, Johnny Rockets has about 300 corporate and franchise-owned restaurants in 30 states and 16 countries, including 17 Six Flags amusement park locations and 11 Royal Caribbean cruise ships. Johnny Rockets is currently franchising new restaurants in most markets.

North Point Advisors acted as financial advisor to RedZone Capital and Johnny Rockets.