Patricia Thomas, international development director at Domino’s Pizza UK & Ireland, has sold 100,000 ordinary shares in the company for c£537,000. The transaction, at an average price per share of 537p, leaves her with 84,000 of ordinary shares. Yesterday Domino’s Pizza Group, the international company, reported that its like-for-like sales increased during the 13 weeks to 23 September despite planning challenges slowing its opening of new stores during the period and said it was on track to meet City consensus earnings for the full year. Like-for-like sales for the period increased 3.7% (2011: 4.1%), while the equivalent figure in Euros for the Republic of Ireland was down 2.1% (2011: down 4.1%). System sales for the period were up by 7.9% to £136.4m (2011: £127m), with year to date system sales up by 10% to £424.1m (2011: £385.4m). In the year to date, UK like-for-like sales have risen by 5.1% (2011: 3.6%) and in the Republic of Ireland they are up by 1.2% in Euros (2011: down 5.6%).