Compass Group Canada Profile
1. Who is Compass Group Canada
Compass Group Canada is the country’s leading foodservice and support services company, with 25,000 associates working throughout the
country and annual managed revenues of $1.25 billion in 2009. Employing 386,000 associates worldwide, its parent company, UK-based
Compass Group PLC had revenues of £13.4 billion ($22.9 billion CAD) as at September 30, 2009.
2. Head Office Location
The head office location of Compass Group Canada is:
5560 Explorer Drive, Mississauga, ON L4W 5M3
905-568-4636, Toll-Free: 1-800-465-2203
3. Preferred Employer
2010 Canada’s Greenest Employers
Fifty organizations across Canada were recognized on this year’s list.
2010 Top 100 Employer
Compass Group Canada was one of more than 16,000 Canadian employers requested to apply for the 2010 list.
2010 GTA Top 90 (Greater Toronto Area)
Compass Group Canada was also designated a Greater Toronto Area Top 90 Employer.
2009 Top 100 Employer
Compass Group Canada was one of more than 16,000 Canadian employers requested to apply for the 2009 list.
2009 GTA Top 75 (Greater Toronto Area)
Compass Group Canada was also recognized as a Greater Toronto Area Top 75 Employer.
2008 GTA Top 50 (Greater Toronto Area)
Compass Group Canada was also designated a Greater Toronto Area Top 50 Employer. Compass was one of
50 top companies chosen from 10,000 applications received.
2007 Company of the Year – Pinnacle Award
Compass Group Canada was named the national 2007 Company of the Year (Food Service and Hospitality
Category) by Foodservice and Hospitality Magazine.
4. Markets Served: Sectors and Services
The Hurley Group
The Hurley Group is a leading Toronto-based provider of cleaning and facility management services in North
America, operating mainly in business & industry, as well as in airports and cultural venues. Named one of
Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies in each of the last eight years, The Hurley Group’s entrepreneurial
culture and goal of attracting and retaining a high-quality workforce and a prestigious customer base fits very
well with Compass Group Canada’s vision and operating philosophy.
Eurest serves the adult market. Business & Industry Dining markets include employee dining centers, on site
catering, vending, executive dining rooms, and other managed services.
Eurest Services provides a broad range of food and facility support services in either a single, bundled or
integrated service delivery platform. Areas of expertise include facilities management, food service, building
operation & maintenance, business & office services, customer service centre, janitorial services, logistics &
transportation, security services, project management, and outdoor services.
Serving the Kindergarten through Grade 12 market — Chartwells School Dining; and the colleges and universities
markets — Chartwells College and University Dining, offering programs and solutions that fit students unique
needs. Chartwells is committed to providing responsible, healthy-eating solutions and educations to its customers.
Compass Group Canada Healthcare – Morrison
Healthcare: Morrison is focused on knowing what is important to running a hospital culinary program and
enables our hospital partners to focus on their core competency: patient satisfaction. In addition to feeding
patients, visitors and hospital employees, our retail marketing is on the cutting edge of creating innovative
programs. Our goal is to offer our clients quality and convenient food service through a host of customized
internal and external branded concepts.
Senior Dining: We are privileged to serve residents in various communities across Canada, providing superb
dining, nutrition and wellness programs. Complementary services include laundry, housekeeping and facilities
Compass Group Canada Healthcare – Crothall Services
Providing housekeeping, laundry and linen, facilities engineering, patient transportation and asset energy
management. Client base includes more than 800 hospitals across Canada and the US, employing more than
ESS Support Services
Provides vital support and food services to remote locations like offshore oil rigs in Inuvik, coastal logging
camps in BC, large projects in the Alberta Oil Sands, and summer Cadet camps in the Yukon.
Canteen is the most recognized name in vending. Market Central® designs, Fresh To You® fresh food options,
and exclusive partnerships with popular national and international brands. Canteen of Canada only uses suppliers
that are HAACP compliant.
Leisure & Entertainment
From local museums to the most famous sporting and iconic cultural venues, this sector provides foodservice
solutions for consumers and corporate events. Some of the more well-known accounts include the Toronto Zoo,
Ontario Science Centre and Western Fair in London, Ontario.
Since 1991, Gourmet Cuisine has provided the very best in fine catering and event planning services for private
and corporate functions. Recognized nationally for their unprecedented detail in menu creation, event logistics
and visual display, Gourmet Cuisine is committed to serving excellence delivering world class dining experience
for their guests.
Levy Restaurants pioneered the concept of fine dining in stadium and arena environments. Levy operates
restaurants and provides on-site catering as well as luxury suite services at venues such as the Bell Centre in
Since forming in the UK in 2001, Restaurant Associates has built up an impressive portfolio of prestigious blue chip
clients. Clients of Restaurant Associates have the unique benefit of a relationship with a small boutique company
that is supported by the world’s leading foodservice company in Compass Group. Recent additions to this portfolio
include the elegant C5 Restaurant Lounge, located atop the world-renowned Michael Lee-Chin Crystal at the Royal
Ontario Museum in Toronto, and Food Studio, which is an open concept, fresh market eatery, with an
environmental conscience, also located at the ROM.