In line with plans to expand its range of airport products, Airport Dimensions, the provider of premium shared-use lounges, has acquired ONGROUND Hospitality and the Sleep Lounge brand sleep’ n fly.
The deal is expected to expand the company’s presence in the Middle East following its win of the Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal lounge contract in January 2019.
A provider of a innovative airport solutions ONGROUND Hospitality opened the world’s first airport Sleep Lounge in 2013, with the aim of meeting the requirements of transit travellers in need of a power nap or overnight sleep within the airport terminal. The concept offers sleep pods and cabins that operated on a pay-by-the-hour basis.
“We’re delighted to be joining the Airport Dimensions family,” said Oliver Shulz, Managing Director at ONGROUND Hospitality. “We’ve already had an established relationship with Collinson (Airport Dimensions’ parent company) since 2017 and this latest deal represents the natural evolution of our growing partnership.”
Meanwhile Errol McGlothan, Managing Director at Airport Dimensions, said: “We know passengers want more choice and exciting new products at the airport, and this, our first ‘non-traditional’ lounge concept, enables us to explore a wider range of experiences for our customers.”