TITLE

Mill Road Capital Looks to Buy Kona Grill

AUTHOR(S)
Marino, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/25/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 21, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Mill Road Capital to acquire Kona Grill, a chain restaurant franchise specializing in Hawaiian food. It states that the move resulted to the increase in the shares of Kona. Mill Road mentioned in its bid that as a private company, Kona Grill will not need additional capital to function.
ACCESSION #
44148506

 

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