The New York Yankees have announced that Centerplate — concessionaire at current Yankee Stadium through the 2008 season — will not be retained at the new Yankee Stadium when it opens in 2009. Instead, concessions and foodservice operations at the new $1.3 billion ballpark will be managed by a joint venture partnership between the Yankees and a newly formed entity called Legends Hospitality Management. Legends is headed by former Centerplate CEO Lawrence Hatch.

Register to view this Article

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for Premium Content on Food Management will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick.

Already registered? here.