Newrest, a specialist in out-of-home foodservices, is a global leader in multi-sector catering. The Group, which reported assets under management of 1,874.9M€ in 2017/18, employees 32,000 people in 49 countries.
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. Newrest is the only caterer active in all catering and related hospitality segments, including Inflight, buy on board, duty free, Catering and Remote site, Rail, Retail and support services.
In Costa Rica, we started operations in 2015 through the buyout of Casa Proveedora Phillips and since then we have expanded our business lines: Inflight catering, Airport Restaurants and corporative cafeterias and cantines.
Currently, we manage Company Restaurants and cleaning at: Procter & Gamble, Boston Scientific, McKinsey, Experian, Clorox de Centroamérica, DHL Express, Medtronic, CooperSurgical, Liceo Franco-Costarricense and Colegio Británico. We also produce and transport food for the Hospital de Alajuela and the Hospital de Cuidados Paliativos, Starbucks, McDonald's, Café Britt and Circle-K. In addition, we provide special services to FIFCO, Ópticas Visión and Recope.
Newrest's Operations revolve around three basic axes: service (variety and nutritional balance), quality (procedures under HACCP standards and safety assurance) and innovation (development of digital platforms for the continuous improvement of the culinary experience).
We are the only food service company in the country with ISO 9001: 2015 and ISO 14001: 2015 certifications.