Press Releases

01.07.19

• 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

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20.12.18

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.

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23.07.18

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.

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20.12.17

Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and travel retail services, expanded its reach in T3 at Los Angeles International Airport. Areas opened 5 new food & beverage concepts including The Parlor and the Dining Terrace food court.

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09.11.17 - Motorway service plaza

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.

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12.10.17

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.

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20.02.16

Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and retail services in the travel industry, announced the opening of Deli & Co at LAX in Terminal 1 Gate 9. This proprietary brand for Areas, brings the delicatessen to the airport. Quality ingredients are the basis for a menu of freshly baked goods, sandwiches, wraps, salads, and snacks for breakfast, lunch, and dinner at this grab & go concept. Guests can also refresh themselves with fresh juices, and a wide variety of beverages. The 173 sq ft location will operate from 4:00 am to 8:00 pm.

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21.12.15

Areas USA has announced the opening of Dunkin’ Donuts in Los Angeles International Airport located in Terminal 4 by Gate 45. 10 million guests travel through this terminal where American Airlines and American Eagle operate. Areas USA already manages 3 restaurants there – Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza & Grill, Homeboy Café, and Natural Break.

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17.09.15

Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and travel retail services has a long history of supporting local charities in the communities where they operate. Last month Areas reached a $100,000 milestone from efforts promoting the Bayside Community Network’s Give to Live campaign at the Maryland House and Chesapeake House travel plazas on I-95 in northeastern Maryland.

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01.05.15

April, 2015 — Areas USA, Inc., a leading provider of food & beverage and retail services in the travel industry, received the Green Airplane Rating for a sustainable concessions program in Terminal 5 in Chicago O’Hare International Airport from the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA). Big Bowl, Tortas Frontera by Rick Bayless, Kofe Powered by Intelligentsia, and Tocco are among the restaurants recognized for this honor.

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27.01.15

July 27, 2015 — Areas USA, a leading provider of food & beverage and retail services in the travel industry, announced the opening of its first Mezza Mediterranean Grille in the McNamara Terminal in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport at Gate 53.
Mezza Mediterranean Grille is a new healthy option in the airport which offers the culinary delights of the original Mediterranean Spice Trade Routes.

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