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Jun 16, 2014, 09:52 ET

Two-thirds of Canadians feel businesses need to do more to welcome LGBT employees in the workplace

Sodexo Workplace Diversity Survey: Half of Canadians think their own employer should do more to ensure that LGBT employees feel comfortable in...

May 21, 2014, 13:51 ET

Sodexo Brings Trisha Yearwood's Signature Style of Southern Home Cooking to Its In My Kitchen Culinary Series

 Sodexo, a leader in delivering sustainable, integrated facilities management and foodservice operations, has partnered with music superstar...

May 13, 2014, 10:00 ET

Sodexo Commitment to Excellence in Food Safety Earns Recognition from International Association for Food Protection with 2014 Black Pearl Award

The International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) announced today that it selected Sodexo as the 2014 recipient of the prestigious...

Apr 23, 2014, 09:55 ET

Sodexo's Strategic Use of Diversity Metrics to Quantify, Calibrate, and Impact Business Goals Recognized with a Top-Two Spot on DiversityInc's List for Unprecedented 5th Consecutive Year

 With a #2 ranking in 2014, Sodexo, a leading provider of sustainable, integrated facilities management and foodservice operations, is the only...

Mar 13, 2014, 10:44 ET
Sodexo President and CEO George Chavel joins Partnership for a Healthier America Board Chair James R. Gavin III, MD, PhD to announce the company's new commitments aimed at fighting childhood obesity at the 2014 Building a Healthier Future Summit in Washington.  (PRNewsFoto/Sodexo)

Sodexo Joins Partnership for a Healthier America in the Fight against Childhood Obesity

Recognizing that millions of children and families in the U.S. face long-term health and social challenges as a result of childhood obesity,...

Feb 10, 2014, 11:56 ET

Sodexo Canada Recognized as a Best Diversity Employer

BURLINGTON, ON, Feb. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Sodexo, the world leader in quality of life services, has been recognized as one of Canada's Best Diversity...

Jan 23, 2014, 12:09 ET
Creating the Future of Work Now - Sodexo's 2014 Workplace Trends Report is out.  (PRNewsFoto/Sodexo)

2014 Workplace Trends Report Reveals Business-Critical Forecasts, Including 30 Emerging Jobs of the Future

With 54 percent of our waking hours spent at work, the employee of the future will expect to spend more time enjoying a series of memorable events...

Sep 24, 2013, 11:00 ET
Northwestern Junior Sarah Suh earned a $5,000 Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship last June for her work with the Campus Kitchens Project.  Scholarship applications for 2014 are available at www.SodexoFoundation.org and can be submitted from October 5 to December 5.  (PRNewsFoto/Sodexo, Inc.)

Sodexo Foundation Announces Application Period for 2014 Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarships

 Sodexo Foundation today announced that the application period for the 2014 Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship program opens October 5...

Sep 23, 2013, 10:54 ET

Sodexo Receives Top Ranking in 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes for 9th Consecutive Year

 Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, has been recognized as best-in-class for social, environmental and economic...

Jul 31, 2013, 10:24 ET

The Campus Kitchens Project to Serve Its Two Millionth Meal

The Campus Kitchens Project will serve its two millionth meal on August 6 in Washington, D.C. Student leaders from across the country will...

May 22, 2013, 13:30 ET
High turnover from lack of engagement can equal major costs in U.S. Call Centers.  (PRNewsFoto/Sodexo, Inc.)

Workplace Trends Report: Case Studies in Maximizing Human Capital in Unique & Challenging Environments

Today Sodexo released a research supplement to its annual report on workplace-related trends; Maximizing Human Capital in Unique & Challenging...

May 07, 2013, 16:49 ET

Sodexo Foundation Awards Food Recovery Network Grant to Fight Hunger

 Sodexo Foundation continues its investment in youth engagement and the fight against hunger with a $150,000 grant to the Food Recovery...

Apr 23, 2013, 14:57 ET

Five Elementary School Finalists Showcase Sodexo Commitment to Student Engagement and Achievement in Future Chefs: Healthy Salad Challenge

 Sodexo announced today the five finalists for its Future Chefs: Healthy Salad Challenge program. The finalists are all elementary school...

Apr 23, 2013, 13:00 ET

Sodexo Awarded Food Service Transformation Contract at Five Air Force Bases

 Sodexo, leading provider of Quality of Life Services, announced today that it has been affirmed as the winning bidder for a contract of up to...

Apr 18, 2013, 17:07 ET
Sodexo president and CEO, George Chavel, welcomes Earvin "Magic" Johnson to deliver the morning keynote for Sodexo's Diversity Business Leadership Summit at Northwestern University on Thursday, April 18, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Sodexo, Inc.)

Corporate Leaders Continue to See Diversity and Inclusion as a Catalyst for Innovation and Performance

 Today, Sodexo hosted its 10th annual Diversity Business Leadership Summit (DBLS) at Northwestern University, bringing together area business...

Apr 18, 2013, 16:00 ET
Earvin "Magic" Johnson and Sodexo president and CEO, George Chavel recognize Northwestern University Junior, Sarah Suh with the Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship at Sodexo's Diversity Business Leadership Summit in Chicago on April 18, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Sodexo, Inc.)

Northwestern University Junior is Honored by Sodexo for Her Work Fighting Hunger in Chicago Area Communities

 Sodexo recognized Northwestern University junior, Sarah Suh today at its Diversity Business Leadership Summit in Chicago for her work...

Apr 04, 2013, 17:48 ET

Sodexo and Real Food Challenge Sign Food Chain Transparency Agreement

 Amidst growing demands from college students for university leadership in sustainable, local food systems, today Sodexo, a leader in Quality...

Mar 18, 2013, 14:16 ET

Sodexo Partnership with Cornell University's Smarter Lunchrooms Movement Promotes Student Health and Achievement at School Districts Nationwide

Although a lot of attention has been paid recently to the nutritional content of food served in school meals, Sodexo, the leader in Quality of Life...

Mar 14, 2013, 13:00 ET

Why Is The Office Changing... It's VUCA

The 2013 Workplace Trends Report, notes the office is changing...literally, why? Because it's a Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous (VUCA)...

Mar 04, 2013, 12:03 ET

Sodexo Named one of the "World's Most Admired Companies" by Fortune Magazine

 Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, is the most admired company in its sector according to Fortune Magazine's 2013 corporate...