Newrest Inflight Logistics Joint-Venture

Toulouse 16th December, 2022

Newrest Group and Jan Bergman have mutually agreed that Newrest Group shall acquire the 25% shares that the Bergman family owns in their Joint-Venture in Scandinavia, Newrest Inflight Logistics (NIL).

The Bergman family wishes to focus on other strategic initiatives as well as family endeavors in the coming years.

Olivier Sadran & Jonathan Stent-Torriani, co-CEOs of Newrest Group said: “We both wish to personally thank Jan and his family for the efforts they have put into our Joint Venture in Scandinavia. With the Bergman family, we have been able to look after our important customers in inflight catering and train logistics in the region, as well as successfully mobilize the start-ups for Scandinavian Airlines throughout Scandinavia. We are thankful for their support. We will always consider the Bergman’s as part of our Newrest Scandinavia family, and wish them all the best for their future.”

About Newrest

Created in 1996 under the name Catair, the Newrest group, chaired by Olivier Sadran and Jonathan Stent-Torriani, is today the only operator to operate in all sectors of catering and related services: inflight catering, buy-on-board, duty free on board, food services, remote site and support services, rail catering, airport concession catering.

With its 34,000 employees in 57 countries, the Newrest Group, whose turnover amounted to €1.649 billion in 2022, is also the world’s leading independent player in inflight catering.

At the end of the financial year 2022 (September), 96.5% of the group’s capital was held by its management (400). Naxicap has been a shareholder of the group for more than 15 years with 3.5% of the capital.

Newrest is committed to a process of constant improvement and innovation in the services offered to its customers, as well as in the well-being and progression of its employees and managers. The sustainable development of the company and the utmost respect for social and environmental values are at the heart of its activities.


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