Group 1 Automotive (US) Acquires Nine Franchises in the U.K.

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), ("Group 1" or the "Company"), an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced the expansion of its U.K. operations with the acquisition of nine businesses northeast of London, primarily in the region of East Anglia. These operations represent the family of brands offered by...

Lift Brands Investment to Fast-Track Fitstop’s Global Expansion Plans

US-based global fitness and wellness company Lift Brands has announced that it has acquired a 30% stake in Brisbane-founded functional training franchise Fitstop. One of the world’s largest wellness franchises, with brands including Snap Fitness and Fitness On Demand, Lift Brands has more than 2500 clubs across 26 countries and...