April 14, 2024

United Airlines awards Newrest major contract at Houston

Newrest has signed a Letter of Intention (LOI) with United Airlines to provide inflight catering solutions in George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston (Texas).

Newrest has been working with United since 2008 providing inflight catering
services in over 10 countries and 20 cities worldwide. In 2018, Newrest entered
the United States market with the ambition to bring change in its sector.

In this context, the group is adding a fourth facility to its network in the USA.
During the month of November 2021, Newrest will provide catering and logistics
solutions to United in Houston (Texas).

“Being awarded the management of United Airlines inflight catering facility in
Houston is a critical milestone for Newrest,” said, co-CEO of Newrest Group Olivier Sadran. “Our ambition is to provide innovative solutions and enhance the current facility processes with the aim of achieving the highest level of satisfaction for United short and long-haul passengers while reducing our environmental impact. We are grateful for the trust of United on our ability to deliver.”

“Newrest is a trusted vendor in more than a dozen of United’s international
markets across the globe,” said Mandeep Grewal, United’s VP of customer strategy & innovation and catering. “We look forward to leveraging their expertise to buildout a world-class Houston kitchen operation to serve our customers.”