BETHESDA, Md., (May 29, 2024) ─ Sodexo has been awarded a national group purchasing agreement for Food and Nutrition Management Services with Premier, Inc.

Effective May 1, 2024, the new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for Sodexo’s complete portfolio of Food and Nutrition solutions, encompassing patient nutrition, clinical nutrition, patient engagement, and retail solutions platforms to deliver comprehensive value for outsource operations.

The foodservice and supply chain industry continue to evolve from the challenges of the past few years. As part of that evolution, both self-operated facilities and those that utilize outsourced services continue to evaluate innovative solutions to drive and deliver cost savings initiatives.

Premier and Sodexo have identified an opportunity to create a unique collaboration within the Foodservice Operations Management space to deliver transparent operational efficiencies and savings for those that utilize outsourced services.

“We have enjoyed our longstanding relationship and contract with Premier for Call Center Services, Environmental Services, Facilities Management, Healthcare Technology Management and Patient Transport,” said Molly Matthews, CEO, Healthcare and Seniors, Sodexo North America. “We're excited to expand our relationship by now offering tailored Food and Nutrition solutions to Premier members. With our global resources, research-driven programs, and skilled personnel, we're committed to delivering exceptional outcomes and patient experiences."

The new agreement will provide industry leading Food and Nutrition solutions based in data and science to differentiate the patient, clinical and retail solutions for outsourced services.

Premier is a leading healthcare improvement company, uniting an alliance of more than 4,350 U.S. hospitals and 300,000 other providers to transform healthcare. With integrated data and analytics, collaboratives, supply chain solutions, and consulting and other services, Premier enables better care and outcomes at a lower cost. 

About Sodexo North America

Sodexo North America is part of a global Fortune 500 company with a presence in 45 countries. Sodexo specializes in sustainable food service and valued experiences, in all 50 U.S. states, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam, at every moment in life: learn, work, heal and play. Additionally, the company indirectly supports additional jobs through its annual purchases of goods and services from small to large businesses. Sodexo North America is committed to meeting the challenges of everyday life with a dual goal: to improve the quality of life of our employees and those we serve, and contribute to the economic, social, and environmental progress in the communities where we operate. Our purpose is to create a better everyday for everyone to build a better life for all.

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