The sports activities and hospitality division of Compass Team United kingdom and Ireland has already been appointed the state catering and hospitality companion at Newbury Racecourse.
The 10-year offer will create on the in-house features Newbury Racecourse has utilized up to now and enhance catering over the venue’s raceday and business operations.
Levy United kingdom and Ireland will continue to work with Newbury Racecourse to provide outstanding providing and hospitality together, complementing the venue’s wider generate to provide memorable experiences for visitors and customers – whether it’s at a 20,000 attendance raceday, a team-building outdoor action, a 1,000-individual conference, or perhaps a small meeting. Along with driving Newbury Racecourse’s providing and hospitality providing for racedays and business events, Levy will cater breakfast at The Lodge furthermore, Newbury Racecourse’s 36-bed room hotel, on the grounds of the location.
The brand new partnership includes a key purpose to improve the customer experience, because the location appears to reopen post-pandemic with revolutionary, exciting, and safe encounters for visitors throughout their visit. Newbury and levy Racecourse possess created a fresh food and drink brand name, Taste Newbury, to operate a vehicle this forward.
Levy will introduce a variety of tasty and sustainable beverage and foods options to guests. Attendees at racedays will today benefit not merely from Levy’s partnership with KERB and flavor the most effective street food, however they will reap the benefits of Levy’s partnership with Peppermint Bars also, improving the decision and quality of beverages available at the venue.
Levy shall deploy electronic menus, cashless options, and innovative ordering technologies to lessen queuing times, while making sure high specifications of hygiene also. These measures will be reinforced by decreased capacities over the venue’s internal spaces, effective signage, normal cleaning, and hands sanitiser stations round the site.
Consistent with Levy Cares, which outlines Levy’s commitment to the earth, its individuals, and the grouped communities it operates in, Levy shall build on Newbury Racecourse’s strong sustainability and societal initiatives. This consists of continuing to recruit workforces from the neighborhood area in addition to using regionally sourced generate in its catering. The partnership may also see Newbury Racecourse raise the true amount of plant-based food options on its menus.
Commenting on the contract award Jon Davies, Managing Director at Levy UK + Ireland said: “As sporting venues over the UK commence to reopen, we are dealing with Newbury Racecourse to make sure that guests can be found the exciting and memorable visit they are looking forward to during lockdown.
“Newbury Racecourse and Levy share a vision on how to futureproof the spectator experience and innovate the venue’s catering and hospitality operations. We shall build on the important ethos they will have placed on drink and food across their business – by improving technology, offering great refreshments choices, creating a sustainable approach in addition to investing in the neighborhood community.”