Sources: Roark Capital to buy Corner Bakery, Il Fornaio

Roark Capital Group, owner of Focus Brands and McAlister’s Deli, has signed an agreement to acquire the Corner Bakery Café and Il Fornaio brands from Bruckmann Rosser Sherrill & Co., according to two sources familiar with the deal and a report on, a website covering private-equity news.

The transaction is scheduled to be completed in June, according to a source who spoke to Nation’s Restaurant News, but asked to remain anonymous because he has numerous

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