Istanbul Airport started full operations on 6 April 2019. The airport remains under construction, on an area of 76.5 million sq m to the north of Istanbul, for further phased openings. It is strategically positioned between Turkey’s East and West; some 130 destinations in 60 countries are within three hours’ reach. Istanbul Airport is ‘Turkey’s door to the world’ and the region’s largest hub.
When all phases are complete, Istanbul Airport will offer flights to over 300 destinations with a passenger capacity of 200 million. Istanbul Airport’s duty free zone features more than 1,000 international luxury brands and a food & beverage court, which includes a Michelin Star chef’s restaurant.
Istanbul Airport continues to work ceaselessly to maximise passenger satisfaction and offer a unique experience as the most significant hub in its region, with all its physical and technological infrastructure and service quality.
We look forward to hosting you with our newest services as you wait for your next flight. The world is your home now. Welcome to Istanbul Airport.
Tum & İçtur
Tum & İçtur is the main operator of food & beverage concessions at Istanbul Airport, blending the best of Turkish food and drink with international flavours, and a breadth of offer that befits Istanbul’s fast-growing status as a leading hub.
As the concessionaire of 34,000sq m of food & beverage space, under IGA operation, Tum & İçtur manages all of the food & beverage units in both the domestic and international terminals, with sub-leasing arrangements with national and international brands.
Autogrill is the world’s leading provider of F&B services for travellers. Active in 31 countries with some 60,000 employees, it has about 4,000 points of sale in around 1,000 locations.
The company operates predominantly under concession agreements in the main travel channels, as well as in select shopping centres, trade fairs and cultural facilities. It has a portfolio of more than 300 international and local brands, managed directly or under licence.
Autogrill has been listed on the Milan Stock Exchange since 1997.
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Travel Food Services (TFS) is India’s leading travel F&B and retail company, with more than 300 outlets and 19 lounges across travel hubs including airports, railway stations and highways, spread across 18 cities.
Founded by one of India’s leading hospitality giants, K Hospitality Corp, in 2009, TFS is backed by K Hospitality Corp’s 48-year expertise across the F&B industry. With major concessions across key airports including Delhi, Mumbai, Goa, Chennai, Kolkata and Bengaluru, TFS is transforming the travel experience for more than 90 million travellers through a variety of cuisines across its diverse formats of restaurants, cafes, bars, food courts and lounges.
TFS has also partnered with SSP UK, a company which brings 60 years of rich experience across 33 countries of the global travel retail market. The partnership has enabled TFS to strengthen its market leadership and the company will continue to accelerate its growth in the years ahead.
TFS is proud to be the only F&B company from the Indian Subcontinent to be recognised for excellence in F&B and lounge operations at prominent global forums including The Moodie Davitt Report’s Airport Food & Beverage (FAB) Conference & Awards and the World Travel Awards.
TRG is a global market leader with a reputation for continuous innovation. With over 25 years’ experience of providing exceptional hospitality to the travelling public, we work closely with our partners to deliver great guest experiences and growing income through the development and delivery of outstanding brands.
Our brand portfolio includes world-leading casual dining, counter service, coffee shops, pubs and bar brands. We deliver existing TRG brands, create bespoke concepts and work with franchise partners by bringing their brands to life in airports. We continuously evolve our propositions to keep in touch with developing guest and client needs.
Our record of partnership, innovation without complacency, and performance ahead of sector growth has made us a market leader in this sector.