Creating $2.6B Travel Operator: Host Marriott links with Autogrill

September 1999
FoodService Director;09/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the planned acquisition deal between food service companies Autogrill and Host Marriott Services Corp. Background information on Autogrill; Implications of the deal for both companies; Plans for the merged company.


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