Commercial diligence provided by Smith Cooper for Connection Capital and RBS on the acquisition by 23.5 degrees of 16 Starbucks stores from Starbucks and provision of additional funds for expansion.

Smith Cooper provided advice on the Starbucks franchise business model, using their extensive experience of Quick Service Restaurant Franchises. Smith Cooper reported on Starbucks’ terms, conditions and business model, and its comparative standing with other major coffee brands’ offerings.


“Smith Cooper provided us with valuable, in depth market intelligence which was delivered with great professionalism.”

Aug 15

Smith Cooper Team
John Farnsworth