Sodexo Expands Relationship with ADP

February 16, 2011

Sodexo's programs to help ADP associates enhance health and well-being

Sodexo Expands Relationship with ADP

GAITHERSBURG, Md., February 16, 2011 — Sodexo, North America's leading provider of Quality of Daily Life Solutions, today announced an expanded relationship with ADP®, a leading provider of HR, payroll and benefits administration services, to provide on-site dining, vending and office refreshment services for ADP associates nationwide.

Sodexo has used a customized, holistic approach to create enhanced environments and experiences that foster increased on-site dining participation. The Sodexo approach takes into consideration diverse cultural needs plus health and wellness, sustainability and local culinary trends.

Sodexo has provided food services for several ADP locations for more than 20 years. In addition to seven current locations, Sodexo will now create a customized approach for additional services at three ADP locations in California, one in Utah, and in more than 55 vending sites nationally.

"We are very excited about expanding our relationship with Sodexo," said Carlos Rodriquez, president of ADP National Account Services and Employer Services International. "By enhancing the health and well-being of our associates through our dining program evolution, we strongly believe we can positively influence associate engagement and satisfaction. Ultimately, this allows us to deliver better service to our clients."

Sodexo's renowned expertise in integrated programs and comprehensive service solutions, coupled with the company’s long-term, successful performance at ADP, made Sodexo a natural choice for ADP as part of the company’s journey toward continuously enhancing its environment for associates.

"We want to continue to be a strategic partner for our ADP clients by designing, managing and delivering Quality of Daily Life Solutions that help enhance the well-being of ADP's most precious resources – their associates," said Michael Norris, COO & market president of Sodexo's Corporate client segment. "We truly appreciate the confidence ADP has placed in us."

About Sodexo

Sodexo in North America
Sodexo, Inc. (, leading Quality of Daily Life Solutions company in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, delivers On Site Service Solutions in Corporate, Education, Health Care, Government, and Remote Site segments, as well as Motivation Solutions such as Esteem Pass. Sodexo, Inc., headquartered in Gaithersburg, Md., funds all administrative costs for the Sodexo Foundation (, an independent charitable organization that, since its founding in 1999, has made more than $15 million in grants to fight hunger in America. Visit the corporate blog at

Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Daily Life Solutions
Quality of Life plays an important role in the progress of individuals and the performance of organizations. Based on this conviction, Sodexo is the strategic partner for companies and institutions that place a premium on performance and well-being, as it has since Pierre Bellon founded the company in 1966. Sharing the same passion for service, Sodexo's 380,000 employees, in 80 countries design, manage and deliver an unrivaled range of On-site Service Solutions and Motivation Solutions. Sodexo has created a new form of service business that contributes to the economic, social and environmental development of the communities, regions and countries in which it operates and to the fulfillment of its employees.

Key Figures (as of August 31, 2010)

Sodexo in the World 
15.3 billion euro consolidated revenue
380,000 employees
34,000 sites
50 million consumers served daily
80 countries
21st largest employer worldwide

Sodexo in North America
8.0 billion dollars revenue
120,000 employees
10 million consumers served daily
6,000 clients
700 facilities management sites


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