Delaware North has been contracted to manage the catering operation at Fulham FC following the conclusion of a deal with the club this week.
The contract, which will see the company take over all catering provision at the Club’s Craven Cottage stadium including the general admission concourses, hospitality boxes and lounges, and non-match day conferences and events.
From year three of the deal, which has the potential to run for ten, Delaware North will also be responsible for the catering and hospitality at the Club’s new Riverside Stand which is currently in planning stage. This major investment will provide some of the region’s most iconic meeting and events space overlooking the river Thames. A new riverside café, open to the public, will also form part of this development and will be included under Delaware North’s remit.
Doug Tetley, Managing Director at Delaware North Companies (UK), commented: “We’re delighted to have been awarded the contract at Fulham FC, especially during such a significant period of investment for the Club. Craven Cottage has been the home of Fulham FC for the past 115 years, and we’re proud to add such a historic venue to our select portfolio of UK stadiums.”
Sean O’Loughlin, Finance Director at Fulham FC, added: “We are delighted to welcome Delaware North to Fulham and look forward to a long and mutually prosperous partnership with them. The choice of partner was extremely important to us, to ensure that the level of quality and service that Fulham is known for was enhanced, as we welcome fans to the Cottage again this season. We know that DNC is committed to delivering an exceptional service for all visitors to Craven Cottage, and we are excited about the opportunities this partnership will bring.”