Compass Group - A global company with a local touch.
Compass Group is an international company and a global leader in providing meal services and other support services. The company have over 500 000 employees in over 50 countries, delivering word-class service to more than 50 000 locations around the world. This makes Compass group the worlds sixth largest private employer.
Compass Group has their head office in Chertsey, outside London, and was establishes in England in 1941. Compass Group represent a number of strong concepts and brands. They have been present in Norway since 1961, and today they company consists of the following services and concepts:
Eurest – Meal services
Eurest Services - Facility Management services
Eurest Konferanse og Selskap - Meeting and banquet services
Medirest - Operation of patient hotels and rehabilitation centers
ESS Support Services - Provisioning services Offshore
Compass Group have been a member in GRESS since its inception in 1997, and about 70% of the purchases made by Compass Group is done through GRESS agreements. The purchasing system, GRESS-net, also gives us an unique possibility to control our purchases to achieve high loyalty to our agreements.
"We are very satisfied with our membership in GRESS. Through this cooperation, and the purchasing volume GRESS-gruppen represents, we are able to achieve good terms on our most important procurement
- Mona Kalleberg, Purchasing Manager, Compass Group