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Duff & Phelps' Restaurant M&A Practice Advised TooJay’s on a §363 Sale


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Josh Benn
Josh Benn
Head of Americas M&A Advisory and Global Head of Consumer Corporate Finance
New York

On September 9, 2020, TooJay’s Management LLC (“TooJay’s" or the "Company"), a Florida-based deli-style restaurant concept, sold substantially all of its assets to the Company’s senior secured lender, pursuant to Section 363 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. TooJay’s filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in April 2020 as a result of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

Duff & Phelps served as the exclusive financial advisor to TooJay’s in connection with the §363 sale transaction.

About TooJay’s 
Founded in 1981 and headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida, TooJay’s is a regional, neighborhood-favorite deli-style restaurant concept serving authentic recipes and classic, timeless flavors of a traditional New York deli served with genuine hospitality. The Company operates more than 20 locations and serves guests in Palm Beach and Broward counties, the Treasure Coast, the West Coast of Florida, the Orlando area, the Villages, and Polk county. TooJay’s specializes in serving generous portions of homemade comfort foods, sliced-to-order sandwiches, and made-from-scratch soups, salads, and baked goods. Berger Singerman served as legal advisor to TooJay’s.

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