Autogrill enters Polish market in joint-venture with Impel and opens f&b locations on the country’s main motorways

  • New joint venture, Autogrill Polska, is set up by Autogrill (51%) and Impel (49%)
  • 11 food&beverage points of sales to be opened on Corridors 1,2 and 4 by the end of 2010
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 - 12:45

Warsaw , 27 January 2009 - Autogrill S.p.A. (Milan: AGL IM) and Impel Group (Warsaw: IPL PW), Poland’s biggest outsourcing services provider, have signed an agreement to set up a new company, Autogrill Polska (51% Autogrill - 49% Impel), to operate food&beverage locations on the country’s main motorways.

By the end of 2009, Autogrill Polska will take over catering management in four service areas on the A4 (Mlynski Staw, Rzedziwojowice, Halemba, Wirek) following an agreement with Shell. Autogrill Polska’s overall objective is to have 11 points of sales under management by 2010 which are expected to generate total sales, at capacity, of around € 14 million by 2011. The f&b offer will be based on a snack-bar and self-service concepts providing a wide range of worldwide cuisine.