Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)
Tue, Jun 11 2019
HELSINKI, June 11 British caterer Compass Group has agreed to buy Nordic rival Fazer Food Services for around 475 million euros ($538 million), the two companies said on Tuesday, giving it a stronger foothold in Scandinavia.
June 11 British caterer Compass Group said on Tuesday it signed a deal with family-owned fast-moving consumer goods firm Fazer Group to acquire its catering business Fazer Food Services for an enterprise value of about 475 million euros ($537.61 million).
May 15 UK shares rose as risk sentiment picked up after comments from President Donald Trump playing down Washington's trade war with Beijing, while a slew of earnings reports drove major share moves on both main indexes.
May 15 Compass Group Plc on Wednesday raised its forecast for full-year organic revenue growth after UK defence contract wins and as performance in its North America business boosted first-half results.
May 15 World's biggest catering firm Compass Group Plc on Wednesday reported a 6.6% rise in organic revenue for the first half of the year, boosted by new UK defence contract wins and strong performance in its North America business.