Dallas-Based TGI Fridays To Go Public via $220M Acquisition by U.K. Franchisee

by | Apr 16, 2024
Upon the deal's completion, the new combined entity would be named TGI Fridays plc and listed on the London Stock Exchange as "TGIF," with both U.S. and global operations remaining in place at the company's Dallas HQ under the leadership of CEO Weldon Spangler.
Fort Worth Solar Developer Bridgelink, California’s Bitech Technologies Execute Business Combination Agreement
by | Apr 15, 2024
Under the agreement, Bitech will acquire battery energy storage systems and solar projects with estimated capacity of up to 5.8 GW. The move underscores a "unified commitment" to advancing the development of projects in the U.S. including in Texas, Arizona, and Louisiana, the companies said.
Dallas’ ParkHub and U.K.’s JustPark To Merge Alongside Strategic Growth Investment
by | Mar 21, 2024
The merger will create a full-service parking software and payments solution for customers across North America and the U.K. Together, ParkHub and JustPark serve more than 20 million drivers and more than 500 B2B customers, representing more than $1 billion in booking volume.
North Texas’ Ally Senior Living Completes Merger with Denver-Based Onelife
by | Mar 4, 2024
The combined company operates 19 communities and will retain the Onelife Senior Living name and branding. It will be led by partners Dan Williams, previously CEO of Ally Senior Living, and Zack Falk, previously CEO of Onelife.

North Texas-Based Accolite Merges with Chicago Company To Form Global Leader in Digital Transformation Services

by | Feb 1, 2024
Aiming to reach $1 billion in revenue in around five years, the temporarily named Bounteous x Accolite will be headquartered in Chicago with offices across North America, Europe, and Asia. The combined company will employ 5,000 people—with more than 1,200 in North America, more than 3,400 in APAC, and more than 400 in Europe.
Holding Company for Dallas-Based Sunflower Bank, HomeStreet Announce Merger and $175M Equity Raise
by | Jan 17, 2024
Once completed, the merger between FirstSun and HomeStreet will create a premier regional bank with $17 billion in total assets and 129 branch locations across some of the most attractive markets in the U.S., the companies said.
Highlander Partners Announces Brands Merger, Pretzilla Spinout
by | Dec 18, 2023
The merger of Benestar Brands with Palmex S. de R.L. de C.V. creates a powerhouse in the North American salty snack industry, Highlander said—positioning the combined entity as one of the leading providers of Hispanic and better-for-you salty snacks.
Blackboxstocks To Acquire U.K.’s Evtec Aluminum, Parts Supplier for EV, Hybrid, and Performance Auto Market
by | Dec 18, 2023
U.K.-based Evtec is a supplier of proprietary mission critical parts for the electric vehicle, hybrid, performance, and luxury OEM automotive markets to brands including JLR (formerly Jaguar Land Rover), Aston Martin, Ford, and Bentley.

Six Flags, Cedar Fair Agree to $8B Merger of Theme Park Industry Giants

by | Nov 2, 2023
The combined company will be headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, and operate under the Six Flags name. Six Flags Entertainment is the operator of Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, where the company's current HQ is located. The combined company will boast 27 amusement parks, 15 water parks, and 9 resorts, plus pop-culture IP, safari parks, and more.
Dallas’ Howard LLP Merges into Top 50 CPA Firm Bonadio Group
by | Oct 5, 2023

Dallas-based CPA firm Howard LLP will join The Bonadio Group, a nationally ranked Top 50 CPA firm and the largest independent provider of professional services in Upstate New York.

Bonadio Group said the move strengthens its commitment to the Dallas–Fort Worth area. The move becomes official on Nov. 1, when all 85 employees of Howard LLP will join The Bonadio Group....

HF Sinclair, Holly Energy Partners Announce $1.44B Merger Agreement
by | Aug 17, 2023

Dallas-based energy companies HF Sinclair Corp. and Holly Energy Partners LP have agreed to merge in a what Reuters said is a $1.44 billion deal that will simplify corporate structure, reduce costs, and further support the integration and optimization of the HF Sinclair portfolio.

“We are pleased to announce this strategic transaction which we believe simplifies our corporate structure, reduces costs and further supports the integration and optimization of our portfolio,” HF Sinclair’s Chief Executive Officer and President Tim Go said in a statement....

Dallas’ Omni Logistics To Merge with Forward Air After Companies Earned $3.7B Revenue Over 12 Mos.
by | Aug 10, 2023
A strategic alliance of the two industry leaders isn't just a merger; it's a calculated move to dominate the $15 billion expedited less-than-truckload market.

Blackboxstocks Announces $8.5M Investment Stake in UK’s Evtec Group as Step Toward Merger

by | Jun 15, 2023
The planned merger is between Dallas-based Blackbox and Evtec Group Limited, Evtec Aluminium Limited, and Evtec Automotive Limited. The merger was previously announced on April 17. 
Harmony Bank, Dallas’ Texas Brand Bank Close on Merger
by | May 16, 2023
Both banks will now operate under the Harmony Bank name. The new Harmony Bank has more than $700 million in assets with 11 banking centers in Dallas, Ellis, Henderson, Kaufman and Navarro counties.
Quad Merger: Carrollton’s Mercury Communication Services and 3 Other Companies Launch IT Procurement Firm
by | May 2, 2023
The new company, Carrollton-headquartered Procure IT, plans to bring together data-focused partner firms with its own proprietary platforms and provide a new type of technology advisor that offers concrete data insights to customers about the vendors they're sourcing.
Vistra and Energy Harbor Merger to Create Clean Energy Powerhouse in $3B Deal
by | Mar 6, 2023
The newly formed subsidiary, Vistra Vision, will leverage Vistra and Energy Harbor's nuclear, retail, and renewables businesses to become a leading integrated retail electricity and zero-carbon generation company in the US. The merger provides the first opportunity to unlock the value of the Vistra Zero portfolio, says Vistra CEO Jim Burke.