SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 14, 2021
Commission File Number 001-39223
MUSCLE MAKER, INC.
(Exact name of small business issuer as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation or organization)
2600 South Shore Blvd., Suite 300, League City, Texas 77573
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Issuer’s telephone number)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.0001 par value||GRIL||The Nasdaq Stock Market|
|Item 1.01||Entry Into A Material Definitive Agreement|
Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets
Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.
|Item 3.02||Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities|
On May 14, 2021, Muscle Maker, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a Membership Interest Purchase Agreement with the members (the (“Poke Sellers”) of PKM Stamford, LLC, Poke Co., LLC, LB Holdings LLC, and TNB Holdings, LLC, each a Connecticut limited liability company (collectively, the “Poke Entities”) pursuant to which the Company acquired all of the issued and outstanding membership interest of the Poke Entities in consideration of $4,000,000 in cash and $730,000 payable in the form of a promissory note (the “Poke Note”). The closing occurred on May 14, 2021. Within 90 days of the closing, the purchase price will be adjusted to reflect credit card payments and third-party delivery vendors of the Poke Entities prior to the closing and the aggregate amount of expenses and liabilities incurred by the Poke Entities after the Closing but accrued or attributable to the period prior to the closing. If the Adjustment Amount is a positive amount, the Company shall remit the adjustment amount to the Sellers. If the adjustment amount is a negative amount, the Sellers shall remit the adjustment amount to the Company. The Poke Note provides for the payment of principal and interest to be paid in 60 monthly installments consisting of 59 installments of $5,308.73 commencing June 1, 2021 and one installment of $535,855.79 due and payable in May 1, 2026.
In a related transaction, on May 14, 2021, the Company and the Poke Sellers entered into a Membership Interest Exchange Agreement pursuant to which the Company acquired Poke Co Holdings LLC, GLL Enterprises, LLC, and TNB Holdings II, LLC, each a Connecticut limited liability company (collectively, the Poke Entities II”) in exchange for shares of common stock of the Company valued at $1,250,000. The closing occurred on May 14, 2021.
On May 14, 2021, between Saladco Holdings, LLC and Poke Co Holdings, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Compay (“Poke Co”), entered into an Intellectual Property License Agreement providing Poke Co with a license to use certain intellectual property in connection with the preparation of Saladcraft®branded fruit and vegetable salads and related items for a term of one year in consideration of a fee of 10% of the restaurant’s net sales of Saladcraft® Products with respect to Pokémoto Restaurants owned and operated by Poke Co or its affiliates and 50% of the license revenue collected by Poke Co from such franchisees that is directly attributable to the sale of Saladcraft® Products in or from franchisees’ Pokémoto Restaurants.
As a result of the above transactions, the Company has acquired PokeMoto (www.pokemoto.com), a thirteen location concept known for its healthier modern culinary twist on a traditional Hawaiian poke classic.
The Company claims an exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 (the “Securities Act”) for the private placement of these securities pursuant to Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act and/or Rule 506 of Regulation D promulgated under the Securities Act.
The foregoing information is a summary of each of the agreements involved in the transactions described above, is not complete, and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of those agreements, each of which is attached an exhibit to this Current Report on Form 8-K. Readers should review those agreements for a complete understanding of the terms and conditions associated with this transaction.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
(a) Financial Statement of Business Acquired
|Audited financial statements of the Poke Entities and the Poke Entities II for the years ended December 31, 2020 and 2021 (to be filed by amendment)|
|Unaudited financial statements of Poke Entities and the Poke Entities II for the three months ended March 31, 2021 and 2020 (to be filed by amendment)|
(b) Pro Forma Financial Information
Unaudited Pro Forma Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements (to be filed by amendment)
|*||Schedules and exhibits have been omitted pursuant to Item 601(b)(2) of Regulation S-K. The Company hereby undertakes to furnish supplementally copies of any of the omitted schedules upon request by the SEC.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|MUSCLE MAKER, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Michael Roper|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|
|Date:||May 18, 2021|
|League City, Texas|