Compass expects strong revenues

Compass Group, the world’s biggest caterer, said yesterday it expected revenue growth of 4.5 per cent for the full year after a strong year of contract wins in its core North American market.

The firm, which operates in 50 countries and serves 4bn meals a year, said that excluding acquisitions, organic revenue growth at constant currency is expected to be just over four per cent for the year to 30 September.