SOURCE: Delaware North Companies

Delaware North Companies

August 28, 2009 11:35 ET

Delaware North Signs Agreement With Unite Here

BUFFALO, NY--(Marketwire - August 28, 2009) - Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, a world leader in airport food, beverage and retail, announced today it has entered into a national agreement with longstanding union partner Unite Here. This new national agreement covers Delaware North workers at the majority of its U.S. airport locations. The contract was ratified by an overwhelming 98-percent majority of the voters.

Matt King, president of Travel Hospitality Services, stated, "I am pleased we have an agreement, not to mention one that so many of our employees support. That tells me the system is working and that we're meeting the needs of our employees and guests. Delaware North Companies has had an excellent, multi-decade relationship with Unite Here. This new agreement solidifies the choice of our employees and the strategic direction of our operations."

About Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services

Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, a subsidiary of Delaware North Companies, is one of the world's leading airport food service and retail companies, operating 300 restaurants and retail outlets in more than 25 airports worldwide, and serving more than 350 million customers each year. Its award-winning operations include airports throughout the United States, such as Los Angeles International Airport and Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, as well as international airports such as Melbourne International Airport in Australia and Gatwick International Airport in London.

About Delaware North Companies

Delaware North Companies is one of the world's leading hospitality and food service providers. Its family of companies includes Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, Delaware North Companies Gaming & Entertainment, Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, Delaware North Companies Sportservice, Delaware North Companies International and Delaware North Companies Boston, owner of TD Garden. Delaware North Companies is one of the largest privately held companies in the United States with revenues exceeding $2 billion annually and 50,000 associates serving half a billion customers in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. For more information, visit www.DelawareNorth.com.

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