Sodexo acquires Comfort Keepers
Aug 20, 2009 (Datamonitor via COMTEX) -- France-based Sodexo, a provider of food and facilities management services, has acquired 100% of Comfort Keepers, a provider of non-medical in-home services in North America.
Services provided by Comfort Keepers include companionship, meal preparation and providing assistance with administrative needs, hygiene and outdoor exercise to seniors and people in need of support to maintain their independence. Comfort Keepers is a franchise business with a network of 650 agencies in the US.
With this acquisition, Sodexo said that it reinforces its Quality of Life services offering to seniors.