PHILADELPHIA, PA (August 31, 2015) – With training camp winding down and another season of exciting football about to kick off, Aramark is finalizing menus at the 11 stadiums it serves across the NFL to help fuel the emotions and enthusiasm of sports’ most passionate and loyal fans.
Serving more than six million football fans annually, Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), which partners with more NFL teams than any other hospitality company to provide food and beverage services, is opening the new football season with a full roster of new menu items.
“We take pride in offering a great dining experience for football fans and are looking forward to another promising football season with great tasting and enjoyable menu options,” said Carl Mittleman, President of Aramark’s Sports and Entertainment division. “We’re continually looking for new and innovative ways to enhance the game day experience, whether that’s making a better pretzel, or bringing in a new, local restaurant partner.”
NEW CELEBRITY CHEF DISHES
Aramark partners with five James Beard Award winning chefs (Andrew Zimmern, Chris Shepherd, Jonathon Sawyer, Marc Vetri and Michael Symon) and several other celebrity chefs from across the country. Among the new offerings from chef partners:
NEW IN GENERAL CONCESSIONS
Aramark’s culinary team is constantly looking for ways to innovate and update offerings. This season, the culinary team focused on local flavors and trends.
“BETTER FOR YOU” OPTIONS
As part of Aramark’s Healthy for Life® commitments and menu initiatives, Aramark is balancing the traditional stadium favorites it offers with a variety of healthier choices. Some fresh and flavorful new options available at stadiums around the country this season include:
Aramark partners with 17 National Football League teams to provide food and beverage, retail and/or facilities services – Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants, New York Jets, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Diego Chargers, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Tennessee Titans. Aramark will be the exclusive food and beverage provider at the Minnesota Vikings’ new stadium, U.S. Bank Stadium, opening in 2016.
**Photos of Aramark’s new NFL menu items can be found here**
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