The International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) and the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of the 2014 FIFA World Cup are pleased to announce ARAMARK, a global leader in providing professional services, and Convivas Brasil, a CSM company with a diverse range of services for stadium operations and event production, have been selected as the food and beverage concessionaire for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2013 and the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The agreement follows a public tender process which involved a total of 17 food service providers.
After years of partnership with Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF), the leading organization for developing talent in the foodservice industry, ARAMARK Corporation is taking its partnership to new levels, becoming a Catalyst partner of WFF.
The partnership is a tremendous display of support for WFF’s mission in advancing women leaders.
ARAMARK, a world leader in professional services, announced it plans to eliminate all pork from animals bred using gestation crates in ARAMARK’s U.S. supply chain by 2017.
The announcement by ARAMARK was made in conjunction with the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), the nation’s largest animal protection organization.
ARAMARK and HSUS have been collaborating to put in place a plan that would address gestation crate issues by working with the company’s suppliers to eliminate the utilization of crates within their supply chains.
ARAMARK, the exclusive food and beverage partner of the Kansas City Royals and ten other Major League Baseball teams, is firing up Kauffman Stadium’s barbecue grills in anticipation of serving hungry fans attending the 2012 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in Kansas City, Missouri.
Led by ARAMARK’s executive chef at Kauffman Stadium, Erin Wishon, the team of chefs has worked tirelessly since January to create an All-Star menu that features the distinct flavors of Kansas City, but stays true to the ballpark classics.
ARAMARK announced today that its board of directors has elected Eric J. Foss as chief executive officer and president of the company, effective immediately.
Foss, 53, was also elected to the ARAMARK board of directors. Joseph Neubauer, who served as CEO for 29 years, will remain as chairman of the board.
Aramark, provider of professional services, was ranked No. 1 in its industry on Fortune magazine’s list of “World’s Most Admired Companies” for 2011. This marks the fourth consecutive year in which Aramark has been named industry champion in the Diversified Outsourcing Services category. The company has placed among the top-three in this category each year since 1998.