Compass successful in £2b equity raise
Catering giant Compass has been successful in its £2b share placing, having yesterday announced the move to allow it to "weather" the profound impact of the coronavirus crisis."
Scott Smith’s Fhior to expand operations with Secret Herb Garden Café
Scott Smith is expanding his operations in Edinburgh and has taken on the Secret Herb Garden Café.
Pay rise for Compass Group Medirest staff to match equivalent NHS colleagues
Medirest, the healthcare division of Compass Group UK & Ireland, has announced a 5% pay uplift for its healthcare frontline employees in line with NHS colleagues doing similar jobs.
Compass committed to supporting frontline staff to provide ‘critical and essential services’
Compass has released a statement detailing the group’s status in terms of their people, purpose and performance in light of the recent weeks’ disruption across the various sectors it serves and supports."
Thomas Franks calls for support for NHS meal deliveries
Contract caterer Thomas Franks has called on more businesses to support its meal delivery programme to feed frontline NHS staff and vulnerable children.
Rule the school: global flavours score top marks in school food
Creating excitement and harnessing global food trends are vital for caterers in the education sector. Richard McComb reports