COMMERCIAL | Cake Lab become newest Commercial Partner

Newport County AFC is delighted to announce Cake Lab as a new partner for the 2022-23 season.

Cake Lab offers a delectable selection of brownies, cupcakes, and milk cakes and is situated at Grafton Road just a short distance from Rodney Parade.

Along with a selection of hot and cold beverages, including iced coffees and masala chai spiced tea, there are also custom-made cakes available for special occasions.

Since opening in June, Cake Lab have enjoyed a number of successes. Focusing on plans to continuing growing Cake Lab have become the latest local business to join the ever-growing list investing with Newport County AFC.

Rafia Nanabawa, Managing Director at Cake Lab said “I am very excited to work with Newport County AFC and we look forward to greet fans as they come in to buy our treats and drinks!”

The agreement will see the club assist in the development of the Cake Lab brand through a strategic partnership, incorporating the use of digital marketing innovations, such as an LED pitch perimeter, social media campaigns and match day incentives.

Matthew Owen, Commercial Manager at Newport County AFC said: “We’re delighted to announce Cake Lab as the latest local business to join our portfolio and they’re definitely the closest in distance. We hope our fans enjoy all that Cake Lab have to offer.”

"We’re excited to work with Rafia and her team to support the great work going into developing the brand. This partnership again highlights the commercial attractiveness of Newport County AFC and our enthusiasm to embrace new industries entering the sporting market.”


About Cake Lab

A family run business, Cake Lab opened its doors in June 2022 offering a variety of cakes, treats and beverages. Located on Grafton street the cake shop are a perfect pit stop pre or post match for a snack.

Facebook: CakeLabnewport

Instagram: @Cakelabnewport

Phone: 07816 228060

Address: 2A Grafton Rd, Newport NP19 0AS Email:


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