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2009-09-30 17:27:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, the leading food and facilities management company and SodexoMAGIC donated $50,000 to support Chicago's bid to host the 2016 Summer Olympics as the Oct. 2 announcement nears. SodexoMAGIC is a joint venture with Sodexo and Magic Johnson Enterprises headed by Olympic gold medal winner Earvin "Magic" Johnson. "Sodexo and SodexoMAGIC believe in supporting the communities we serve and we have a tremendous commitment to the success of the...

2009-09-14 10:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Several campuses served by Sodexo earned a coveted spot on the Princeton Review's Green Honor Roll and Sierra Club's Cool Schools list for contributing to campus sustainability initiatives from methods of sourcing and serving food to reducing heat-trapping pollutants. "Sodexo is partnering with campuses to model organizational excellence in carrying out sound sustainability programs," said Tom Post, Sodexo president of campus services. "Sodexo...

2009-08-19 09:30:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, a leading food and facilities management company, will partner with Second Nature, a nonprofit that catalyzes sustainability strategies for higher education. Second Nature will enhance Sodexo's groundbreaking work in sourcing food locally, reducing energy use and greenhouse gas emissions, and minimizing waste. "Sodexo shares Second Nature's vision of accelerating sustainability on college campuses," said Tom Post, president of Sodexo...

2009-07-22 08:35:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- To help employers face the challenges of retaining top employees and maintaining productivity and morale in today's difficult economy, Sodexo, Inc., now offers a Quality of Life Services Program -- ToLive. The company announced today the launch of the program designed to positively impact employee health, morale, attendance, retention and organizational effectiveness. Sodexo, a comprehensive service solutions company with a core business of...

2009-07-15 07:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As students return to school for the start of a new year, childhood obesity remains an issue that school nutrition leader Sodexo is taking steps to tackle. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/sodexo/38641/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090715/NY46648 ) Sodexo, a leading food and facilities management services company, today is the first food service provider to sign on to the Alliance for a...

2009-05-29 11:58:00

Honor earned for a steadfast dedication to diversity even during tough economic times GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, a leading integrated food and facilities management services company has been named one of Working Mother's 2009 Best Companies for Multicultural Women based on placing diversity and inclusion firmly at the top of the workplace agenda each and every day. The magazine recognized 20 companies representing a cross-section of industries and sharing the...

2009-05-28 05:00:00

Sodexo is first food service company to sign on to Alliance's Guidelines GAITHERSBURG, Md. and New York, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, a leading food and facilities management services company and a leader in student nutrition, today is the first food service provider to sign on to the Alliance for a Healthier Generation's School Beverage and Competitive Food Guidelines. The Alliance for a Healthier Generation, a joint initiative of the American Heart Association and the William J. Clinton...

2009-05-12 09:56:00

Company commended for creating a "Disability Friendly" workplace GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, a leading integrated food and facilities management services company was named ninth on the 2009 DiversityInc Top 10 Companies for People with Disabilities, based on workplace accommodations, recruitment programs, employee resource groups and work/life benefits. DiversityInc cited Sodexo's Organization for disAbilities Resources (SOAR) as a strong example of the company's...

2009-05-07 18:31:00

OAK BROOK, Ill., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) today announced that it has awarded a 3-year agreement to one supplier, Sodexo Inc., based in Gaithersburg, Md, for food and nutrition services. The agreement, which has 2 optional 1-year renewal periods, became effective on May 1, 2009. Sodexo is a leading provider of comprehensive management solutions for food and nutrition services to hospital patients, staff, and visitors. Services are focused in 5...

2009-05-07 11:45:00

First collaboration of its kind yields recommendations for updates that will cut energy bill by 30 percent GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, a leading integrated services company providing food service and facilities management on 600 campuses in the United States, joined with a group of sustainability-minded Ithaca College students in upstate New York to cook up a plan to chop the energy bill by 30 percent and slice the kitchen carbon footprint by 26 percent by switching to...


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