Pret?A?Manger, ?the?readytoeat?food?market company with stores throughout the East Midlands,?and?JAB,?a?global?investment?firm?with?a track? record of paying for?premium brands, have announced that JAB will acquire Pret from Bridgepoint, an international equity finance firm?and?its?majority?owner,?and?other?minority?shareholders.
“I?am?also?pleased?to?say?that?2017?was?another?year?of?solid?results?for?Pret,?and?we? achieved?our?ninth?consecutive?year?of?like for like sales growth. The company continuously thrive throughout the world thanks?to?our?simple? recipe of freshly prepared food, served? by genuinely engaged?teams.”