LSG Sky Chefs Acquires U.S. Retail Company

November 4, 2011

Irving, Texas / Neu-Isenburg, Germany – LSG Sky Chefs, the world’s largest provider of in-flight services, announced today that its subsidiary LSG Sky Chefs Supply Chain Solutions, Inc. has acquired Constance Food Group, dba Norris Food Services (Norris).  
Norris, formerly a privately held company, is a New York based retail provider and distributor of fresh sandwiches, salads and wraps for the New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey markets.  LSG Sky Chefs operates retail food production business from multiple locations in the U.S. and continues to expand its customer base and business.  
"This acquisition will enable us to continue our strategic growth and build a national footprint of retail locations and customers," says Sondra Lehman, COO of LSG Sky Chefs’ North America region. "Norris’ state-of-the-art facility and its excellent customer relationships will complement and significantly promote our already existing activities in this important market segment.  Additionally, this deal allows us to build on the rich retail expertise of Norris’ key leaders, Bill Norris and Michael Norris, who will remain as a Member of the Company Board and President of Norris Food Services respectively."

Norris Food Services is a privately held manufacturer and distributor of fresh food products to the retail market for the past 20 years. Norris operates out of a state-of-the-art facility based in New York.

The LSG Group is the world’s leading provider of end-to-end onboard products and services for the travel industry. It possesses a strong portfolio of independent expert brands: LSG Sky Chefs (catering and hospitality, including lounges), Retail inMotion (onboard retail), SPIRIANT (onboard equipment) and Evertaste (convenience food). The LSG Group is headquartered in Neu-Isenburg, near Frankfurt, Germany. In 2017, its almost 35,000 employees achieved consolidated revenues of EUR 3.2 billion. Additionally, the LSG Group has a rich network of joint ventures and partnerships partners around the globe, employing more than 20,000 staff and generating non-consolidated revenues of EUR 1.3 billion.