Sodexho acquires luxury gourmet brand Lenôtre

French conglomerateSodexo, specializing in catering and value vouchers, has acquired Lenôtre. The Lenôtre brand symbolizes the elegance and rigor of French luxury, embodied by its upscale gastronomy business which includes boutiques, receptions and events, as well as its three-star restaurant, Le Pré-Catelan. Lenôtre is a member of the prestigious French luxury association, the “Comité Colbert”.

Sodexo will preserve the internationally recognized brand and expertise of Lenôtre and invest in their development. Sodexo views the acquisition as a unique opportunity to develop its portfolio of Prestige activities in France and internationally.