press release

12 november 2018

wagamama uk like-for-like growth accelerates

mabel mezzco limited, the parent company to wagamama finance plc, today announced the following recent trading update:

for the eleven week period from 20 august 2018 to 4 november 2018, uk like-for-like sales increased by 12.2%.

as of 4 november 2018, wagamama’s uk like-for-like sales had outperformed the market* for 233 consecutive weeks.
*as reported by coffer peach business tracker

the preliminary financial results presented above are derived from our accounting records and internal management accounts. this information has not been audited, reviewed or compiled, nor have any procedures been performed by our independent auditors with respect thereto. accordingly, you should not place undue reliance on it, and no opinion or any other form of assurance is provided with respect thereto. our preliminary financial results are based upon a number of assumptions and judgments that are subject to inherent uncertainties and are subject to change, and are not intended to be a comprehensive statement of our financial or operational results as of and for the eleven week period from 20 august 2018 to 4 november 2018. for a definition of like-for-like sales please see mabel mezzco limited’s annual report as at and for the 53-week period to april 29, 2018.

mabel mezzco limited anticipates releasing its second quarter results as at and for the twelve week period ended 11 november 2018 in january 2019.


wagamama limited
76 wardour street
london w1f 0ur
united kingdom
attention: chief finance officer

this press release constitutes a public disclosure of inside information under article 17(1) of regulation (eu) no 596/2014