More than 20 years of history

Founded as Catair in 1996, the French company chaired by Olivier Sadran and Jonathan Stent-Torriani sells its expertise in numerous countries around the world: Inflight, buy on board, duty free, Catering and Remote site, Rail, Retail and support services. Newrest is the only caterer active in all catering and related hospitality segments.

1996

Création of Catair by Olivier Sadran

2001

Merger of Catair with Eurest Inflight
(Compass inflight catering division)

2005

Creation of Newrest

2006

Opening of the inflight catering unit at Paris Charles de Gaulle

14 countries • 2 activity sectors • 8,000 collaborators

2008

Joint venture with Saudia Catering in Saudi Arabia, and Wacasco in Sultanate of Oman
Acquisition of LSG Sky Chefs in Spain

28 countries • 4 activity sectors • 12,100 collaborators

Newrest Wacasco in Oman

2008

2010

Acquisition of ‘Compagnie des Wagons-Lits’
Acquisition of Airshop

2012

Joint venture with SOS in the Philippines and Red Med in Algeria
IPO Saudia Airlines Catering

46 countries • 5 activity sectors • 23,000 collaborators

2013

Joint venture dnata Newrest in South Africa and Newrest Gulf in Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrein et aux UEA
Award of SNCF train contract in France

2014

Acquisition of Atasa in Morocco
Acquisition of 100 % of First Catering in Ghana, in Zambia and South Africa

49 countries • 5 activity sectors • 28,000 collaborators

Newrest x Atasa au Maroc

2014

2015

Acquisition of Casa Phillips in Costa Rica
Starting of operations in New Caledonia

Newrest fête son 10è anniversaire

2016

Acquisition of Apetito and joint venture with Coralys in France
Joint venture with ASL in Nigeria
Starting of operations in Colombia

48 countries • 4 activity sectors • 29,500 collaborators

2017

Starting of operations in Laos
Newrest Restauration acquired 100 % of Coralys Company’s Shares in early 2017

Newrest in Laos

2017

2018

Start-up USA

Newrest opens two major production units for Delta Air Lines, successfully expanding its establishment on the American continent.