Delaware North UK top of the league with 0% median gender pay
We're really pleased to share this brilliant news with you. Delaware North are the new owners of Prime Burger. The company, originally set up by husband and wife team Robert Tame and Sam Steele, was purchased by family-owned Delaware North in 2017. As a fiercely inclusive and gender-neutral indie, Prime Burger is immensely proud to now be part of a company that is top of the Gender Pay Gap league.
Delaware North, a global leader in hospitality and food service with significant food and beverage operations in the United Kingdom, today published its Delaware North UK Gender Pay Gap 2017 analysis.
Significantly, there was no median difference in wages between men and women. This figure of 0% is an outstanding achievement compared to the UK national median gender pay gap of 18.2% 1
Not only does Delaware North UK beat the national average by a country mile, it is also top of the league table in its sector*
(*comparable catering service companies who have reported as of 26/3/17)
1 Office for National Statistics Annual Survey of Earnings and Hours 2016.
The median figure is required by the Office for National Statistics as it is considered to best represent a typical worker’s salary.
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About Delaware North UK
Delaware North UK, the US-owned hospitality and food management company, has a growing portfolio across nation-wide sports stadia and travel hubs in the UK.
An impressive blue-chip roster includes the some of the most famous sporting arenas in the world. This includes the food services management of all the catering and hospitality at the national stadium, Wembley Stadium; The London Stadium, home of West Ham United; Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium; Charlton Athletic’s The Valley stadium, Fulham’s Craven Cottage, and Derby’s Pride Park stadium and Moor Park training ground.
2017 saw a raft of prestigious new UK business acquisitions and openings, with the purchase of London indie Prime Burger and its St Pancras International, Euston Station and London ExCel sites; and a collaboration with Friska at Luton Airport; these new travel sites sit alongside the existing portfolio of Drake & Morgan-franchise The Commission at Heathrow and three Mozzo coffee outlets at Glasgow Airport, as well as The Bar.
About Delaware North
Delaware North is one of the largest privately-held hospitality and food service companies in the world.
Founded in 1915 and owned by the Jacobs family for over 100 years, Delaware North has global operations at high-profile places such as sports and entertainment venues, national and state parks, destination resorts and restaurants, airports, and regional casinos.
With 55,000 employee associates worldwide, dedicated to creating special experiences one guest at a time, Delaware North serves more than 500 million guests annually.
Delaware North has annual revenue of about $3 billion in the sports, travel hospitality, restaurants and catering, parks, resorts, gaming, and specialty retail industries.