LATAM Airlines partnership renewal
LATAM Airlines partnership renewal
Zurich, July 29, 2021. gategroup, the leading global airline catering and food services provider, today announced the signing of a five-year agreement with LATAM Airlines covering multiple airports. The agreement includes 14 locations where gategroup has been proud to serve LATAM Airlines for more than 20 years, and two new strategic domestic locations: Bogotá, Colombia and Santiago, Chile. This partnership consolidates gategroup’s position as the market leader in Latin America.
gategroup is pleased to serve LATAM Airlines and its passengers in:
- Buenos Aires (Ezeiza)
- Los Angeles
- New York
- Rio de Janeiro
“gategroup is extremely pleased to be LATAM Airlines’ preferred partner worldwide and to further extend our partnership with them for five more years,” said Federico Germani, Chief Commercial and Operational Officer at gategroup. “gategroup’s catering innovation and operational efficiency combined with LATAM Airlines’ well-known service excellence will result in the creation of new and exciting experiences for the passengers in all cabins. Our network in Latin America, North America, Europe and Oceania is the perfect fit for LATAM Airlines’ ambitious growth strategy. This agreement is another very important milestone and achievement for both companies.”
"We are very happy to have expanded our working relationship with gategroup and we look forward to developing and delivering the best catering experience to LATAM Airlines customers," said Juan Ordóñez, Vice President, In-Flight Service at LATAM Airlines.
gategroup is the global leader in airline catering, retail-on-board and hospitality products and services. gategroup provides passengers with superior culinary and retail experiences, leveraging innovation and advanced technology solutions. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, gategroup delivers operational excellence through the most ex-tensive catering network in the aviation industry, serving more than 700 million passengers annually from over 200 operating units in over 60 countries/territories across all continents. In 2019, gategroup reached CHF 4.9 billion in revenues generated by approximately 43,000 employees worldwide. For further information, please visit www.gategroup.com
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