Amadeus has won a £2.5 million contract with Stratford-on-Avon Racecourse to provide exclusive catering services at the venue on race and non-race days.
The five-year deal will see Amadeus run all retail and hospitality catering at fixture race events along with providing conference and banqueting catering at the venue taking place on non-race days.
The catering team at Stratford-on-Avon Racecourse will be headed up by Amadeus’ General Manager for Events, Samantha Bates, who has over 22-years’ experience with the business.
Ilona Barnett, Stratford-on-Avon Racecourse Manager, said: “We are really looking forward to Amadeus bringing their unique style of catering to the venue. They have a fantastic reputation for delivering excellence at visitor attractions and sporting events and we were impressed by their innovative menus and retail concepts which will take our food and beverage offering to a new level for our customers.”
Over the last five years, Amadeus has seen phenomenal growth in its external venue and events catering business. The Stratford-on-Avon Racecourse contract marks the first new business win for Amadeus this year.