BB&D recently represented A Sure Wing, LLC in connection with the sale of all of its 18 Buffalo Wild Wing® restaurants located in Missouri and Illinois to Diversified Restaurant Holdings for $54 Million. BB&D has represented A Sure Wing, LLC throughout the past several years of its growth cycle, including matters related to corporate restructuring, financing operations and expansion opportunities, real estate acquisition, leasing and employment. St. Louis members Rob Brandt and Kevin Fleming, together with associates Bridget Nave and Leigh Goucher, handled all aspects of the transaction.
About A Sure Wing, LLC: Formed in 2001, A Sure Wing operated 18 Buffalo Wild Wings franchised units across the states of Missouri and Illinois. The Company had been recognized for its operational success with a number of industry awards, including the Partners in Progress Award and the title of Multi-Unit Franchisee of the Year. A Sure Wing’s interactive marketing programs, experienced management team and captive demographic markets drive peer-leading AUV’s, sales growth and margins.
About Diversified Restaurant Holdings, LLC: Structured as a publicly-held restaurant holding company (NASDAQ: BAGR), DRH owns and operates Bagger Dave’s Burger Tavern, a full-service, family-friendly restaurant and bar with a casual, comfortable atmosphere specializing in custom-built, proprietary, fresh prime rib recipe burgers, all-natural turkey burgers, hand-cut fries, locally-crafted beers on draft, hand-dipped milk shakes, salads, black bean turkey chili and much more. The Company currently operates 26 company-owned Bagger Dave’s restaurants in Michigan and Indiana. In addition, DRH also now operates 60 Buffalo Wild Wings Grill and Bar franchised restaurants in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri and Florida.