Qu onda, Mxico? Shake Shack is Latin America Bound

What’s next? CDMX! Shake Shack Inc.’s (“Shake Shack” or the
“Company”) (NYSE: SHAK) long-awaited introduction to Latin America will
finally come next year, with plans to open in Mexico City with partner
Grupo Toks in 2019.

Shake Shack is proud to partner with Grupo Toks, a leading food and
retail group based in Mexico City with more than 40 years of knowledge
and experience, to launch the first Shack in the region. Together they
plan to open 30 total Shacks in Mexico through 2028.

“We couldn’t be more excited about launching in Mexico,” said Michael
Kark, Vice President of Global Licensing at Shake Shack. “For years our
fans have been asking for Shake Shack to land in their neighborhood, and
we’re thrilled to partner with Grupo Toks to build a place for the CDMX
community to gather for a ShackBurger.”

“This is a special day for us as we announce our partnership with Shake
Shack. We are very proud to introduce this great place to Mexico City
and later to other cities in the country,” said Juan Carlos Alverde
Losada, CEO of Grupo Toks. “The mission of Shake Shack (Stand For
Something Good) is perfectly aligned with the values of Grupo Toks, and
we are excited to connect food lovers with the premium ingredients,
service and hospitality that Shake Shack offers.”

In keeping with its mission to Stand For Something Good®, Shake
Shack intends to work with local purveyors and producers to create a
one-of-a-kind Shack for the Mexico City community. The menu will feature
Shake Shack’s signature items including the ShackBurger®, Shack-cago
Dog®, classic crinkle-cut fries, beer, wine and frozen
custard ice cream.

For more information, please visit: www.shakeshack.com
| www.facebook.com/shakeshack

About Shake Shack

Shake Shack is a modern day “roadside” burger stand known for its 100%
all-natural Angus beef burgers, chicken sandwiches and flat-top Vienna
beef dogs (no hormones or antibiotics – ever), spun-fresh frozen
custard, crinkle cut fries, craft beer and wine and more. With its
fresh, simple, high-quality food at a great value, Shake Shack is a fun
and lively community gathering place with widespread appeal. Shake
Shack’s mission is to Stand for Something Good®, from its
premium ingredients and caring hiring practices to its inspiring designs
and deep community investment. Since the original Shack opened in 2004
in NYC’s Madison Square Park, the company has expanded to more than 180
locations in 26 U.S. States and the District of Columbia, including more
than 70 international locations across London, Hong Kong, Istanbul,
Dubai, Tokyo, Moscow, Seoul and more.

In its fourteen-year history, Shake Shack has been recognized with
countless accolades, including Bon Appétit’s “The 20 Most Important
Restaurants in America” (ranked #16), TIME Magazine’s “17 Most
Influential Burgers of All Time” (ranked #7 for the ShackBurger) and
winning “Best Burger” in 2007 and 2014 at the South Beach Wine and Food
Festival’s Burger Bash.

About Grupo Toks

Grupo Toks is part of Grupo Gigante, and it is one of the most important
Mexican companies in Latin America. It operates an extraordinary chain
of restaurants such as Toks, Panda Express and Beer Factory & Food, as
well as the parking services SET. It started operations 46 years ago,
and today it generates about 11,000 jobs. It constantly seeks to develop
and train its employees. Grupo Toks is a socially responsible company,
and has the Distinctive H. In addition, it adds its operations to the UN
Global Compact initiative and develops economically sustainable models
that integrate low-income communities as suppliers. Grupo Toks companies
are developed according to the highest standards of attention, quality
and customer satisfaction, aiming to provide a unique and differentiated
experience. In 2018, Grupo Toks was proudly recognized for occupying the
14th position in the Super Business Ranking in Mexico.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements, as defined in
the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, which are subject
to risks and uncertainties. All statements other than statements of
historical fact included in this press release, including but not
limited to expected Shack openings, are forward-looking statements.
Forward-looking statements discuss our current expectations and
projections relating to our financial position, results of operations,
plans, objectives, future performance and business. You can identify
forward-looking statements by the fact that they do not relate strictly
to historical or current facts. All forward-looking statements are
subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other important
factors that may cause actual results to be materially different. All
forward-looking statements are expressly qualified in their entirety by
these cautionary statements. You should evaluate all forward-looking
statements made in this press release in the context of the risks and
uncertainties disclosed from time to time in the Company’s filings with
the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent annual
report on Form 10-K and its subsequent quarterly report on Form 10-Qs,
which are available online at www.sec.gov,
www.shakeshack.com
or upon request from Shake Shack Inc.

The forward-looking statements included in this press release are made
only as of the date hereof. We undertake no obligation to publicly
update or revise any forward-looking statement as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise, except as otherwise required by
law.

Source: Shake Shack Inc.

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