August 23, 2013, River’s Edge Alliance Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Rock N’ Joe Franchise System Corporation (“Rock N Joe’) by Ablak Holdings.
Rock N’ Joe is a Cranford, New Jersey based franchisor of branded coffee shops blending premium coffee with rock n’ roll and operating under the name Rock N’ Joe. Rock N’ Joe was established as a single location in 2004 before adding four additional franchise locations.
Ablak Holdings is a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania based holding company specializing in the management and ownership of franchised concepts. The company’s signature franchised brand is Vocelli Pizza which was founded by Ablak Holding’s CEO, Varol Ablak, in 1988.
River’s Edge Alliance Group acted as the exclusive finder and buy-side advisor to Ablak Holdings in this transaction.
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