Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BAGL) today announced an underwritten secondary public offering of 2.5 million shares of its common stock by funds and accounts managed by Greenlight Capital, Inc. and its affiliates. The Company will not sell any shares or receive any proceeds from the offering.
Morgan Stanley is acting as the sole underwriter for the offering.
The offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement. The offering may be made solely by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus.
Copies of the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus may be obtained from: Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Attn: Prospectus Department, 180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10014, Telephone: (866) 718-1649 (email:
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This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, nor shall it constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale is unlawful.
About Einstein Noah Restaurant Group
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc. is a leading company in the quick-casual segment of the restaurant industry that operates, franchises and licenses locations under the Einstein Bros.®, Noah's New York Bagels® and Manhattan Bagel® brands. The Company's retail system consists of over 840 restaurants in 41 states and the District of Columbia. It also operates a dough production facility. The Company's stock is traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol BAGL.
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