Compass Group to acquire HDS Services

February 2005
FoodService Director;2/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the acquisition of HDS Services of Farmington Hills, Michigan by Compass Group in 2005. Plan regarding the positioning of HDS under the Morrison Management Specialists operations unit; Information on the account portfolio of HDS; Terms of the agreement regarding the retention of HDS executives and business name.


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