HMSHost opens 24 new stores at Bangalore International Airport, among them Art deco inspired Indian bistro Chef’s Talkie.
HMSHost International is strengthening its presence in India with the addition of 14 new stores at the newly developed Terminal in a Garden, T2, and 10 new stores in T1, at Bangalore International Airport Limited’s (BIAL’s) Kempegowda International Airport (BLR Airport), Bengaluru. Together, these tender wins strengthen the company’s footprint at the airport to a total of more than 30 stores.
Alongside culinary darling Jones the Grocer
opening with their exciting new grab and go concept
, Jones Express
, travellers through T1 can expect to enjoy a new entry of the Asian sit down restaurant P.F. Chang’s
, the family restaurant Giraffe
, plus global favourite KFC
, urban bar Brew’d
, Art deco inspired Indian bistro Chef’s Talkie
, botanical bar The Beer Plot
and revamped versions of South Indian restaurants Tiffin Express and Tiffin Centre
All restaurants in Terminal 2 are complementary to the ‘terminal in a garden’ vision of BLR International Airport in design, menu execution and storytelling.
The selection of brands – to be announced later – showcase Bengaluru as the tech capital of the region while highlighting our commitment to sustainability through the use of re-used and sustainable materials in construction.
About BLR Airport
Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport) has the unique distinction of being the first Greenfield Airport in India, established on a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model. This heralded a revolution in Indian aviation, as more airports in the Country were privatised, thereafter. BLR Airport commenced operations on May 24, 2008 – 33 months from the start of construction. As the busiest Airport in South India and the third largest in the country, BLR Airport welcomed 33.3 million passengers in FY 2018-19 (during pre-Covid).
Boosting HMSHost’s footprint in India
The new contract wins boost the footprint of HMSHost International to a total of more than 30 stores at BLR Airport
. With this expansion, HMSHost India strengthens their presence in the country, operating a total of more than 100 stores across several key locations including Hyderabad and Delhi Airports, Secunderabad Train Station and a selection of shopping malls.
About HMSHost International
HMSHost operates international and proprietary brands in more than 120 airports around the globe. Through its HMSHost International division, the company has F&B operations at 43 airports, 35 train stations and 7 shopping malls in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia Pacific. HMSHost is part of Autogrill Group – the world’s leading provider of food & beverage services for people on the move.