In April 2011, Newrest Group purchased 100% of Gate Gourmet Portugal’s operations (station of Lisbon and 50% of Funchal-Madeira). The name of the company was changed to Restflight – Serviços de catering.
Renovations of the building and inflight kitchens was completed in 2012 to improve services efficiency and follow up with contracts increasing volume.
Inflight catering is the main activity of Funchal unit as well as VIP catering.
The 1’350 m2 unit includes 4 loading docks, and is only 2 minutes drive to the access to ramp to ease logistics and be as close as possible from our clients.
The unit currently supplies more than 2’000 meals a day for 16 main clients.
All our centers respect rigorously the safety and hygiene procedures with HACCP’s process.
Newrest company unit is very proactive for continuous improvement of service quality, featuring the most modern control system of temperatures in kitchens, refrigerators and trucks.