All those involved emphasized their satisfaction with the merger during the official signing. Jürgen Vogl, Chairman of the Management Board at Aramark. “We are very proud that Stockheim will be part of us and look forward to the resulting synergies and development opportunities for our joint business.” Shareholder and brand manager Carla Stockheim will also actively shape the fortunes of the family company in the new structure. She adds: “Our customers and guests will benefit noticeably from our partnership. We maintain the values that Stockheim stands for and develop the company together with our new partner. ”
Change in management
Margret Stockheim, who took over the management in April 2019 and will continue to be associated with the company as a consultant, is certain that the company is well equipped for the future with the new structure. You quickly noticed that Aramark was the ideal partner, she explains, “who will make optimal use of our strengths and with whom we will be even better and more efficient in the future.” Stockheim will continue to look after its guests as a traditional trade fair and event caterer at the main locations Rheinterrasse and Messe Düsseldorf.
Sven Häffner, District Manager Aramark and Managing Director at Stockheim, emphasized that Stockheim, as a local event caterer, was “a great asset for Aramark and a partner on equal terms”.