19 Dec GVK Lounge by TFS Performa At T2 CSIA Wins ‘World’s Leading Airport Lounge First Class’ For Two Consecutive Years
The GVK Lounge by TFS Performa at Terminal 2 of Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) in Mumbai has once again been selected as the ‘World’s Leading Airport Lounge-First Class 2016’ at the recently concluded World Travel Awards in Maldives . This is the second time that the GVK Lounge has won the award amongst some of the other leading international lounges by leading airlines.
The GVK Lounge by TFS, Performa qualified for nomination in the world category by virtue of winning the award for ‘Asia’s Leading Airport Lounge 2016’ at the ‘World Travel Awards – Asia and Australasia’ in Vietnam in October 2016.
Gaurav Dewan, Chief Operating Officer, TFS said, “Winning this award for two consecutive years is a great acknowledgment of the superlative experience that the Lounge has been delivering to all esteemed guests. This award is also a great responsibility to ensure that the services, the warmth, the deep understanding of passenger mind-set, the unparalleled gourmet F&B experience, are able to achieve even higher standards. We are encouraged to contribute even greater efforts and take the opportunity once again to thank every stakeholder and all associates for their constant support, insights and ideas that went into creating the World’s Leading Lounge yet again!”
The experience at the exclusive First Class (FC) section is akin to a five star hotel with highly personalized service and care to details. The service concept is based on maximum comfort, providing exclusive and the highest level of attention without compromising privacy.
FC travellers enjoy high-class amenities such as a la carte dining, individual spa treatments, relaxation rooms, shower facilities, concierge services, etc. The kitchen crew, comprising a strong set of Indian and international talent, transform the a la carte dining area into a gourmet restaurant upholding the highest culinary standards.
The service personnel in the FC section consist exclusively of highly trained, multi-lingual Senior Attaches with background in the hospitality industry. One has to truly experience The GVK Lounge to believe it.
About Travel Food Services:
Travel Food Services Limited (TFS) is India’s leading dedicated F&B concessionaire in the travel infrastructure segment. It is one of the largest airport F&B Concessionaires in India, catering to over 110 million customers, with major operations at Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata and New Delhi Airports. With a commitment to transform the F&B experience for travellers, the company has created a superlative portfolio of some of the best brands to cater to discerning passengers at travel locations including proprietary brands Dilli Streat, Terminal F, Cafeccino, Idli.com, Curry Kitchen, Noodle Wok, Swich as well as global favorites such as KFC, Domino’s Pizza, Haagen-Dazs, Ultra Bar, and Cafe Coffee Day, to name a few. TFS has been founded by Mr. Sunil Kapur, the visionary business leader and founding promoter of Blue Foods – one of India’s largest F&B retail companies. Mr. Kapur is also highly acknowledged for the creation of iconic restaurant brands such as Copper Chimney, Spaghetti Kitchen, Gelato Italiano, Blue Sea, Noodle Bar, Bombay Blue and a host of others, having led individual brand expansions across the length and breadth of the country. Drawing upon the group’s extensive heritage in the Indian F&B industry, Travel Food Services is committed to transforming the F&B landscape within large scale travel infrastructure projects across the entire region. TFS is a K Hospitality Group company. www.travelfoodservices.com
About Performa: Performa is a part of Gategroup which is the leading independent global provider of onboard services to companies that serve people on the move. Gategroup comprises the following brands: deSter, eGate Solutions, Gate Aviation, Gate Gourmet, Gate Safe, Harmony, Performa, potmstudios, Pourshins and Supplair. The Group’s world-class capabilities are focused in catering and hospitality; provisioning and logistics; and onboard solutions. Our customers include top airlines around the world that rely on our expertise and solutions tailored to their guests, service offerings and the geographic regions in which they operate. Shares of Zurich based gategroup are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange under the symbol GATE. www.gategroup.com
Congratulations GVK Lounge by TFS Performa. Great work and well deserved.We look forward for many such celebrations.