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Cara Operations to Raise $200 million From IPO

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VAUGHAN, Ont. — Cara Operations Ltd. plans to raise $200 million from its IPO, announced in February, selling shares for $19 to $22. The...

Cara Operations Plans IPO

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VAUGHAN, Ont. — Cara Operations Ltd. is preparing to go public again. The parent company of Swiss Chalet, Harvey’s, Casey’s and more, filed a...

Frank Hennessey Named CEO of Imvescor; Company Releases Q3 Results

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MONCTON, N.B. — Imvescor Restaurant Group has named a new CEO in time for the release of its third-quarter earnings, which disclosed total revenues...

Quebec Councillor Proposes Nutritional Menu Labelling Law

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MONTREAL — A new proposal urges Quebec’s health minister to consider a law requiring fast-food chains to post nutritional information on menus or menu boards.

Fairfax’s President Talks About the Company’s New Stake In Foodservice

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In a few short weeks last fall, there was a seismic shift in the Canadian foodservice landscape. With a couple of swift mergers, investments and acquisitions, Toronto-based Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. became a major player in the Canadian restaurant industry. Now nearly 1,000 restaurants across the country — including iconic brands such as Swiss Chalet, Harvey’s, Milestones, East Side Mario’s, Kelsey’s, Casey’s and The Keg — fall under Fairfax’s umbrella. But why would a financial holding company such as Fairfax — which owns numerous insurance businesses worldwide and has investments in such diverse companies as Blackberry Ltd., Torstar Corp (publisher of the Toronto Star newspaper), and retail chains William Ashley and Sporting Life — want to dive head-first into foodservice?

Settlement Reached In 2008 E. coli Outbreak Case

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SUDBURY, Ont. — More than five years after some 200 people fell ill after consuming food at a North Bay, Ont., Harvey’s/Swiss Chalet restaurant,...

Cara Acquires Prime Through Fairfax Deal

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VAUGHAN, Ont. — Vaughan, Ont.-based Cara Operations Limited has completed a strategic transaction with Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited to acquire Prime Restaurants Inc., following...

Trends and Directions Conferences Hones In on Customer Call for Quality

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TORONTO — It was a day of learning and networking as foodservice operators and suppliers united at the Pearson Convention Center in Brampton, Ont.,...

Financial Post: Fairfax Considers Cara Acquisition

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TORONTO — Toronto-based Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. may be looking to acquire Cara Operations Ltd., and unite Prime Restaurants Inc. and Cara under the...

Insights Conference Delivers

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TORONTO — The Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto was home to the inaugural “2011 Canadian Restaurant Insights Conference,” hosted yesterday by Kostuch Media Ltd.,...