By combining fresh ideas with the industry’s greatest talent, Compass Group continues to set the standards for food and service excellence. Operating in 90 countries and employing more than 428,000 associates, Compass Group PLC was named the world’s 17th largest employer by Fortune magazine.
MORRISON MANAGEMENT SPECIALISTS
Morrison Management Specialists, a member of Compass Group, is the nation’s only food service company exclusively dedicated to providing food, nutrition and dining services to the health care and senior living communities through its two operating divisions: Morrison Healthcare Food Services and Morrison Senior Dining. With over 1,200 registered dietitians, 400 executive chefs and 16,600 professional food service team members, Morrison is actively committed to fostering ways to enjoy great-tasting, healthy food through socially responsible practices and superior customer service. The Atlanta-based company serves over 800 hospitals, integrated health care systems and senior living communities in the United States. Visit www.IamMorrison.com for more information.
CANTEEN VENDING SERVICES
Compass Group’s vending network is the largest and most comprehensive in the US with 18,000 locations in 48 states. Established in 1929 in Chicago with five-cent candy bar machines, Canteen has revolutionized the industry with its cutting-edge Market Central designs, Fresh To You fresh food options and exclusive partnerships with popular national and international brands. Canteen is the only vending company in the US with a franchise system that serves clients in vending, dining and Office Coffee Service (OCS) locations.
A partner of Compass Group since 1997, Thompson Hospitality Corporation is one of the largest minority-owned contract foodservice companies in the US. While dedicated to demonstrating the value that diversity brings, this partnership has helped strengthen both companies' client relationships and better address the changing needs of our customers. Thompson Hospitality has been recognized by Black Enterprise Magazine as one of the country’s top 100 minority businesses for several years since 1994, and in 2010 was awarded the coveted 'Company of the Year'.