Management Companies http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6643/more en Boston Arena Expansion to Include Massive Grocery Store http://food-management.com/news-trends/boston-arena-expansion-include-massive-grocery-store <div class="field-deck"> The Star Market unit in the expanded TD Garden will be downtown Boston's largest. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A massive $950 million expansion of Boston&#39;s TD Garden arena complex will include a 63,000 square foot Star Market unit that will be downtown Boston&#39;s largest grocery store, <a href="http://www.bostonherald.com/business/real_estate/2015/01/boston_garden_complex_signs_up_star_market" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Boston Herald</em>.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/boston-arena-expansion-include-massive-grocery-store" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/boston-arena-expansion-include-massive-grocery-store#comments Contractors Delaware North Companies News & Trends Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:07:00 +0000 44451 at http://food-management.com RFP Opens Books on Qualcomm Concessions Contract http://food-management.com/news-trends/rfp-opens-books-qualcomm-concessions-contract <div class="field-deck"> San Diego's football stadium generated over $15 million in concessions sales in one year, according to documents associated with securing a new contract. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Under the deal that expires in February 2015, the <a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/centerplate" target="_blank">Centerplate</a> operated concessions operation at San Diego&#39;s Qualcomm Stadium generated $15.4 million between April 2013 and March 2014, of which about 15 percent (around $2.3 million) was rebated as commission and bonus to the city, <a href="http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/jan/15/ticker-comcast-steal-centerplates-qualcomm-deal/#" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>San Diego Reade</em>r.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/rfp-opens-books-qualcomm-concessions-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/rfp-opens-books-qualcomm-concessions-contract#comments Contractors More Segments Centerplate News & Trends Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:24:00 +0000 44341 at http://food-management.com Cafe Services Relocating HQ http://food-management.com/news-trends/cafe-services-relocating-hq <div class="field-deck"> Fast-growing Northeastern contract management company operates in K-12 and B&I segments. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/cafe-services" target="_blank">Cafe Services, Inc.</a>, is moving its headquarters from Londonderry, N.H., to a building in Manchester, N.H., where it will occupy about 12,000 square feet in the East Industrial Park. The fast growing contract management firm reported sales of $34 million in 2013, a substantial bump up from the $27 million it realized in <a href="http://food-management.com/caf-services-inc" target="_blank">2012</a>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/cafe-services-relocating-hq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/cafe-services-relocating-hq#comments Contractors Cafe Services News & Trends Thu, 15 Jan 2015 20:01:00 +0000 44281 at http://food-management.com Centerplate Names EVPs to Head Operations in East and West U.S. http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-names-evps-head-operations-east-and-west-us <div class="field-deck"> Executive vice presidents Greg Fender and Sal Ferrulo will oversee Centerplate's service delivery in all of its sports, entertainment, convention and restaurant locations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Centerplate has promoted senior vice presidents Greg Fender and Sal Ferrulo to executive vice president, overseeing the company&#39;s North American hospitality service teams. Reporting directly to President/CEO Chris Verros, Fender will be responsible for the company&#39;s operations in the West and Ferrulo in the East.</p> <p>&quot;Greg and Sal are both proven operations professionals who have played a key leadership role with me over the last five years at Centerplate,&quot; Verros says. &quot;Together, they have achieved extraordinary success in every aspect of our portfolio.&quot;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-names-evps-head-operations-east-and-west-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-names-evps-head-operations-east-and-west-us#comments Contractors Centerplate News & Trends Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:00:00 +0000 44271 at http://food-management.com Centerplate Integrates Units Into Comprehensive Hospitality Solutions Group http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-integrates-units-comprehensive-hospitality-solutions-group <div class="field-deck"> New department aligns several disciplines, including strategic consulting, capital planning, architecture and interior design, equipment procurement and construction. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Centerplate has announced the integration of its practice teams handling facility design and construction, capital project planning, equipment procurement and strategic consulting into a single, comprehensive Hospitality Solutions Group. The new department aligns several disciplines, including strategic consulting, capital planning, architecture and interior design, equipment procurement and construction.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-integrates-units-comprehensive-hospitality-solutions-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-integrates-units-comprehensive-hospitality-solutions-group#comments Contractors Centerplate News & Trends Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:45:00 +0000 44161 at http://food-management.com Delaware North Reshuffles Top Management http://food-management.com/news-trends/delaware-north-reshuffles-top-management <div class="field-deck"> Longtime CEO Jeremy Jacobs steps down in favor of his sons. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/delaware-north-companies" target="_blank">Delaware North</a> Chairman Jeremy Jacobs, Sr., has announced that his sons, Louis and Jeremy, Jr., will succeed him as co-CEOs of the company while a third son, Charlie, will become CEO for Delaware North&rsquo;s Boston Holdings unit, which includes the TD Garden arena in Boston, New England Sports Network (NESN), the Boston Bruins NHL team and strategic real estate holdings.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/delaware-north-reshuffles-top-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/delaware-north-reshuffles-top-management#comments Contractors Delaware North Companies News & Trends Wed, 07 Jan 2015 12:50:00 +0000 43851 at http://food-management.com Xanterra Grand Canyon Suit Dismissed http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-grand-canyon-suit-dismissed <div class="field-deck"> However, company also makes bid to retain ownership of iconic park property names. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/xanterra-parks-and-resorts" target="_blank">Xanterra Parks &amp; Resorts</a> and the National Park Service (NPS) have <a href="http://tucson.com/news/state-and-regional/lawsuit-over-grand-canyon-contract-dismissed/article_f3a8dd8e-806e-54fd-8408-600df474f135.html" target="_blank">agreed on the dismissal</a> of <a href="http://www.xanterra.com/xanterra-files-for-preliminary-injunction-to-keep-visitor-services-open-at-grand-canyon/" target="_blank">Xanterra&#39;s lawsuit</a> charging that an RFP for new 15-year contract for services at </p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-grand-canyon-suit-dismissed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-grand-canyon-suit-dismissed#comments Contractors More Segments Delaware North Companies News & Trends Xanterra Parks and Resorts Mon, 05 Jan 2015 12:44:00 +0000 43801 at http://food-management.com <p>Concessionaires are in the process of claiming rights to the names of iconic national park properties such as the Ahwahnee Hotel at Yosemite National Park.</p> National Park Service Dolphins Fans Tweet Beer Orders From Seats http://food-management.com/news-trends/dolphins-fans-tweet-beer-orders-seats <div class="field-deck"> The service, tested in two sections at the NFL team's last home game, is partnership with concessionaire Centerplate and brewer Anheuser-Busch. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Miami Dolphins, their concessionaire Centerplate, Anheuser-Busch, Twitter and tech vendor Appetize have been testing a new in-seat delivery system called Tweet-a-Beer that allows fans to order beers by sending a Twitter message through their mobile devices, <a href="http://www.sportingnews.com/nfl/story/2014-12-31/miami-dolphins-nfl-twitter-beer-anheuser-busch-appetize-centerplate" target="_blank">reports</a> The Sporting News.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/dolphins-fans-tweet-beer-orders-seats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/dolphins-fans-tweet-beer-orders-seats#comments Contractors More Segments Centerplate News & Trends Fri, 02 Jan 2015 16:05:00 +0000 43791 at http://food-management.com Xanterra, NPS Settle on Temporary Grand Canyon Deal http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-nps-settle-temporary-grand-canyon-deal <div class="field-deck"> One year contract extension allows park's South Rim to remain open through next year. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/xanterra-parks-and-resorts" target="_blank">Xanterra Parks &amp; Resorts</a> has reached a one-year deal with the National Park Service that will keep operations at the Grand Canyon&#39;s South Rim open. Xanterra&#39;s current contract was set to expire at the end of this year and the NPS had been unable to secure a deal with a new contractor despite a number of <a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/grand-canyon-contract-rebid" target="_blank">adjusted RFPs</a>.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-nps-settle-temporary-grand-canyon-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-nps-settle-temporary-grand-canyon-deal#comments Contractors More Segments News & Trends Xanterra Parks and Resorts Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:04:00 +0000 43731 at http://food-management.com Magic to Become First NBA Team to Accept Apple Pay http://food-management.com/news-trends/magic-become-first-nba-team-accept-apple-pay <div class="field-deck"> Smartphone-based payment option will debut at Amway Arena on December 19th. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Chase and E15 Group, the tech and analytics subsidiary of Levy Restaurants, will be integrating Apple Pay into the Amway Center, the home arena of the NBA&#39;s Orlando Magic. The Magic becomes the first team in the league to offer fans access to Apple Pay, which will debut in Amway Center when the Magic host the Utah Jazz on Friday, December 19, according to an NBA news release.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/magic-become-first-nba-team-accept-apple-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/magic-become-first-nba-team-accept-apple-pay#comments Contractors More Segments Compass Group News & Trends Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:04:00 +0000 43701 at http://food-management.com