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Our Company

Compass Group (New Zealand) Ltd is wholly owned by Compass Group PLC, the world’s leading food services and support services company. We have provided food services and support services to our clients in New Zealand for more than 25 years through our brands Eurest, Restaurant Associates, Medirest, and ESS.

Through these dedicated, specialist sector brands, we operate in key market sectors including business and industry, healthcare, education, defence, offshore and remote.

Our objective is to deliver value to our customers by leveraging the benefits of being a group to deliver structured and sustainable organic growth and achieve our vision to be a world-class provider of food services and support services.

Our History

Our company first entered the New Zealand market in 1987.  As the world’s leading food services and support services organisation we have continued to grow,  and we now provide services across 300+ locations across New Zealand. We employ nearly 5,000 people from Whangarei to Dunedin and everywhere in between.

In New Zealand Compass Group utilises specific operating brands to support sector specific requirements.  These brands include Medirest, Eurest, ESS and Restaurant Associates (RA)