Autogrill wins $1.2 billion Delaware Turnpike renewal in the USA

  • Exclusive operation of food & beverage and retail services for 35 years (2010-2045)
  • New locations will be built to sustainability criteria and replace the current structure by June 2010
Wednesday, September 3, 2008 - 13:00

Milan, 03 September 2008 - Acting through its American subsidiary HMSHost, Autogrill Group (Milan: AGL IM) secured renewal of its food & beverage and retail concession in the Delaware Service Plaza, the only service area on Interstate 95, on the Delaware Turnpike, the motorway with the heaviest traffic in North America.

HMSHost, which has been operating on this section of the highway since 1963, will continue to run the ten points of sale in the Delaware Service Plaza (which will be replaced by the new “Delaware Welcome Center”) on an exclusive basis for 35 years (2010 to 2045), producing accumulated sales of around $1.2 billion.