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Catering for Rugger Crowds

19 March 2014 | Updated 01 January 1970
 
Sodexo has won an eight-year catering and hospitality contract at the John Smith’s Stadium in West Yorkshire.

The contract will see the company provide matchday and non-matchday hospitality, retail catering and conference and events catering and sales.

Sodexo will also provide the catering for the stadium’s home teams: Huddersfield Town Football Club and Huddersfield Giants Rugby League Club.

The 24,500-seater stadium has an impressive Business and Conference Centre and plans are in place for a retail café operation at the stadium.

Gareth Davies, MD of Kirklees Stadium Development Ltd, which manages the stadium, said: “The KSDL Board has been considering the future development of catering at the John Smith’s Stadium for some time. All parties on the Board agreed the need for change.”

Article written by Brian Shillibeer | Published 19 March 2014

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