International Track 200

Using only preservative-free, ethically sourced ingredients to make fresh sandwiches, soups and salads each day has proved a successful formula for high-street chain Pret A Manger. Founded in 1986, Pret opened its first restaurant in Shanghai last year and now has over 370 shops worldwide, with 60 in America. International sales reached £123.2m in the year to January 2015, under chief executive Clive Schlee, 56.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank161
CompanyPret A Manger
ActivitySandwich shop operator
LocationCentral London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa22.42%
International sales £000s*123,202
Total sales £000s*593,595
Staff8,750
Founded1986
Websitewww.pret.co.uk

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