Areas USA, Inc., a leading provider of food & beverage and retail services in the travel industry, is thrilled to announce it has entered into a licensing partnership with Starbucks. Customers have long thought of Starbucks as their third place — the place between home and work where they can find comfort, familiarity and sip their favorite handcrafted beverage. The Seattle-based company has continuously outdone the competition when it comes to their specialty coffee expertise, providing everything the guest wants from a coffee shop while delivering the Starbucks Experience in a fast-paced environment.
• PAI Partners becomes the new owner of Areas after acquiring the Elior Group’s concession business
• Areas, the third world leader in the Food & Beverage and Travel Retail markets, receives from its new owner the total support to the current management team to enhance its growth plan
• Areas in the United States will continue to focus on growth and operational excellence
Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and travel retail services, announces it has been awarded two dining spaces at Philadelphia International Airport. Areas put together a winning proposal which includes nationally recognized California Pizza Kitchen and local treasure Bud & Marilyn’s.
Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and travel retail services, announces the plan to eliminate single-use plastic straws at all Areas operated concepts in the United States. The transition to paper straws will begin in January, and is expected to be completed by the end of the first quarter in 2019.
Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and retail services in the travel industry, has appointed Bill Casey as Chief Operating Officer. In this position Casey will be responsible for Operations teams across the United States for both airports and highways.
Areas Announces Electric Vehicle Chargers at Maryland House and Chesapeake House Plazas
Travelers with alternative-energy vehicles will now be able to find charging stations at both Maryland House and Chesapeake House Travel Plazas. Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and travel retail services, announces it has 8 Tesla super chargers and 4 universal chargers in each plaza.
Areas wins its 10th international airport catering concession in the US at Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport
Areas, the global concession catering brand of Elior Group, announces that it has been awarded a 10-year catering concession contract to manage 15 restaurants at Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. Together with AERO Service Group and Innovative Retail Group, Areas has designed an innovative catering offering based on a balanced mix of internationally renowned brands and emblematic regional chains that promote local cuisine.
May, 2017 — Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and retail services in the travel industry, is among the winners from the 2017 ACI-NA Airport Concessions Awards.
Areas, which operates in Los Angeles International Airport, is proud to announce the opening of Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, their newest concept in Terminal 1 Gate 13. Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is part of a winning proposal built around the idea of delivering a “taste of California”.