This year saw MCA once again team up with AlixPartners to identify the fastest growing companies in the UK eating and drinking out sector.

This year saw MCA once again team up with AlixPartners to identify the fastest growing companies in the UK eating and drinking out sector.

The list identifies the companies with the fastest growing profits over a two-year period.

AlixPartners Growth Company Index 2019: Top 50    
             
CY rank Movement / New / Re-Entry Company/Brand FY end Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) 2-year Profit CAGR
1 New Sticks ‘N’ Sushi Jun-17 15.7 2.4 129.2%
2 - MW Eat Group Mar-18 27.0 3.9 111.0%
3 New Oakman Inns Mar-18 17.4 1.2 95.8%
4 +1 Giggling Squid Mar-18 23.7 2.5 65.1%
5 +13 The Alchemist Mar-18 34.5 5.0 54.2%
6 -3 Rosas’s Thai Mar-18 11.8 1.8 48.2%
7 +1 Loungers Apr-18 121.1 14.4 42.3%
8 Re-entry Ping Pong Mar-18 16.5 1.9 39.7%
9 Re-entry Caprice Holdings Dec-17 76.8 12.0 39.3%
10 New Flat Iron Aug-17 11.7 1.2 38.1%
11 New Arc Inspirations Mar-18 24.2 2.9 36.7%
12 -1 Coaching Inn Group Mar-18 20.0 2.4 29.7%
13 -12 The New World Trading Company Mar-18 45.1 4.5 27.3%
14 Re-entry Brasserie Bar Co Jun-17 46.8 3.0 26.4%
15 Re-entry ETM Group Feb-18 27.0 3.0 25.7%
16 +4 BrewDog Dec-17 111.6 8.6 24.1%
17 Re-entry Inception Group Dec-17 17.4 2.3 23.3%
18 -11 All Star Leisure Dec-17 15.5 2.0 22.9%
19 -5 Amber Taverns Jan-18 74.2 15.6 18.5%
20 +4 Leon Dec-17 55.2 3.7 18.2%
21 -8 Heartstone Inns Dec-17 10.3 1.4 17.9%
22 New Honest Burgers Jan-18 22.3 2.5 16.9%
23 +9 Beds and Bars Mar-18 51.9 6.0 16.5%
24 Re-entry Bill’s Jul-17 118.6 12.9 16.3%
25 +4 Stonegate Sep-17 697.5 91.7 15.9%
26 Re-entry Bistrot Pierre Jun-18 32.5 2.8 15.8%
27 New Arkell’s Brewery Mar-18 23.1 5.1 13.4%
28 -7 Glendola Leisure Mar-18 34.1 6.8 12.0%
29 Re-entry Soho House Dec-17 206.2 19.5 11.7%
30 +14 Holt’s Dec-17 65.5 8.0 10.9%
31 Re-entry G1 Group Mar-18 123.6 21.3 10.7%
32 -5 Drake & Morgan Mar-18 49.7 4.4 10.4%
33 New McMullens Sep-17 80.8 19.2 9.6%
34 New Ottolenghi Mar-18 16.4 2.2 9.6%
35 New Caledonian Heritable Oct-17 46.1 10.4 9.3%
36 -10 Frederic Robinson Dec-17 71.2 6.3 9.0%
37 Re-entry Hall & Woodhouse Jan-18 110.1 20.6 8.7%
38 New Hickory’s Smokehouse Mar-18 21.4 1.8 8.3%
39 +4 St Austell Brewery Dec-17 169.3 20.6 7.3%
40 -36 Turtle Bay Feb-18 68.1 11.2 7.3%
41 New Harvey & Son (Lewes) Dec-17 21.7 3.6 6.8%
42 -9 Pret A Manger Dec-17 878.5 98.1 6.8%
43 +2 Azzurri Restaurants Jun-17 244.5 35.7 5.7%
44 -5 D&D London Mar-18 130.8 10.8 5.6%
45 +5 TGI Friday’s Dec-17 216.0 33.1 5.3%
46 Re-entry Wadworth Sep-17 68.0 10.8 5.0%
47 -7 Deltic Feb-18 106.8 14.9 4.5%
48 New Wear Inns Mar-18 13.6 2.7 3.3%
49 -15 Hydes Mar-18 31.0 5.3 3.2%
50 New Gusto Mar-18 32.2 2.3 2.7%