September 11, 2017
HMSHost Wins Contract at Denver International Airport for Three New Starbucks® Stores
New locations coming to Concourses A and B and C
DENVER — Global restaurateur HMSHost and D1 Solutions, under a joint venture partnership called Host DSL DEN F&B, LLC, have been awarded a 7-year contract to operate three new Starbucks® stores at Denver International Airport. Denver’s Department of Aviation voted recently to make the measure official.
“HMSHost is very excited to expand our operation and relationship with Denver International Airport with the addition of these new Starbucks locations. We thank the airport for this opportunity as well as Keith Montoya of D1 Solutions for their partnership on this endeavour,” said HMSHost Vice President of Business Development Stephen Douglas. “Travelers continue to look for Starbucks while on the move and we are eager to expand these renowned offerings and services to the traveling public in all areas of the Denver airport.”
Concourses A and C will open their first Starbucks locations while the main area of Concourse B will open a third location as an addition to two existing stores in the regional jet area found at the end of the concourse.
All of HMSHost’s operations in Denver International Airport can be viewed on the company’s location finder.
HMSHost Leading the Industry
HMSHost is recognized by the industry as the top provider of travel dining with awards such as 2017 Best Overall Food & Beverage Operator (for the tenth consecutive year) and Food Operator with the Highest Regard for Customer Service (for the eighth year) by Airport Revenue News. USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards recognized HMSHost’s Dale Jr.’s Whisky River at Charlotte Douglas International Airport as Best Airport Bar and Best Airport Sitdown Dining. HMSHost infuses innovation and culinary expertise into everything we do; with events such as the first-of-its-kind Airport Restaurant Month at more than 50 airports across North America, the award-winning Channel Your Inner Chef live culinary contest at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, and the Adrian Awards Gold winning campaigns, #HMSHostLove and Eat Well. Travel Further.
Global restaurateur HMSHost is a world leader in creating dining for travel venues. HMSHost operates in more than 120 airports around the globe and 99 travel plazas in North America. The Company has annual sales in excess of $3.1 billion and employs more than 39,500 sales associates worldwide. HMSHost is a part of Autogrill Group, the world’s leading provider of food & beverage services for people on the move. With sales of over €4.5 billion in 2016, the Group operates in 31 countries and employs over 57,000 people. It manages approximately 4,000 stores in about 1,000 locations worldwide. Visit www.HMSHost.com for more information. We can also be found on Facebook at fb.com/HMSHost and on Twitter at @HMSHost.