Compass expands in Sweden and Netherlands

Compass Group's Eurest Services arm has acquired BGP Resurs for £1.6m to allow it to expand operations in the north of Sweden.

BGP is a foodservice company based in northern Sweden serving the business & industry and leisure sectors.

Its revenue in the year to 31 December 2010 was 26.5m SEK (£2.6m).

Compass also confirmed that Compass Nederland has received the go ahead for its acquisition of the Netherlands food service operations of hospitality and facilities management group Elior.