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Elior India completes national expansion with the launch of Delhi and Hyderabad operations

Elior India completes national expansion with the launch of Delhi and Hyderabad operations

Nutritious, healthy and safe gourmet food now available to corporate employees.

3rd April 2019, New Delhi: Elior India, India’s largest stand-alone food services company establishes its national footprint with the launch of its operations in Delhi and Hyderabad. A state of the art 15,000 sq. ft centralized kitchen has also been set up in Delhi. The kitchen is fully equipped to prepare about 40,000 meals per day with the prime focus of serving nutritious food to the ‘corporate world’. The launch announcement was made by Sanjay Kumar, MD and CEO, Elior India at a prestigious dinner curated by Australian chef Tony Howell, hosted by All Things Nice in New Delhi.

Headquartered in Bangalore, Elior India paved its way into the Indian F&B catering industry in 2017 by acquiring Megabite Food Services and CRCL, the two major contract catering players in India. The brand further expanded to new peripheries in the south as well as broadened their horizon and explored different markets like Hyderabad, Mumbai, Chennai and now achieved a national footprint after expanding to Delhi with an on-site kitchen for a global brand in banking.

“Through constant expansion and the growing awareness among corporate employees for healthy food, Elior India continues to outpace Industry growth in the food services segment in India. We are pleased to announce that by launching our Delhi and Hyderabad operations; we have achieved a major milestone of completing our national footprint. This is purely driven by our vision of providing nutritional and safe food to employees at their workplace.” said Mr. Sanjay Kumar, MD & CEO, Elior India. 

Elior India currently stands as one of the leading names in food services to global brands from the likes of Daimler, Pfizer, Cisco, LinkedIn, MRF, VIT, Larsen & Toubro, Ashok Leyland, and Hindustan Motors. The brand has 8 central kitchens in India with ultra-modern amenities and serves over 1.5 Lakh meals daily to the employees of various corporate clients.

About Elior India: Elior Group is among the world's leading operators in the food services industry and caters to 5.5 million guests each day across 16 countries employing around 1,27,000 employees. Elior entered India in 2017 with the acquisition of Megabite Food Services and CRCL, two leading Indian contract caterers for the business and industry (B&I) segments. Currently, Elior is India’s largest standalone food services company, serving over 1.8 lakh meals daily.

The article was published on  The Economic Times,Business Standard and Outlook India on April 3, 2019