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Aramark provides food services, facilities management, and uniform and career apparel to health care institutions, universities and school districts, stadiums and arenas, and businesses around the world. The Company offers corporate dining services and operates concessions at many sports arenas and other entertainment venues, while its Aramark Refreshment Services unit is a provider of vending and beverage services. 

TypePublic
Founded1939
HQPhiladelphia, US
Websitearamark.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2019)183,300(+2%)
Job Openings5,400
Revenue (FY, 2019)$16.2 B(+3%)
Share Price (Jan 2020)$44.9

Key People/Management at Aramark

John Zillmer

John Zillmer

Chief Executive Officer
Lynn McKee

Lynn McKee

Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Steve Bramlage

Steve Bramlage

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Marc Bruno

Marc Bruno

Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Food & Facilities
Brad Drummond

Brad Drummond

Chief Operating Officer, Uniform and Refreshment Services
Brent Franks

Brent Franks

Chief Operating Officer, International
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Aramark Office Locations

Aramark has an office in Philadelphia
Philadelphia, US (HQ)
Aramark Tower, 1500 Market St
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Aramark Financials and Metrics

Aramark Revenue

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Aramark's revenue was reported to be $16.23 b in FY, 2019
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Revenue (FY, 2019)

16.2b

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

1.7b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

10.4%

Net income (FY, 2019)

448.5m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

891.2m

Market capitalization (10-Jan-2020)

11.2b

Closing stock price (10-Jan-2020)

44.9

Cash (27-Sept-2019)

246.6m

EV

17.6b
Aramark's current market capitalization is $11.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

14.4b14.6b15.8b16.2b

Revenue growth, %

1%1%8%

Cost of goods sold

12.9b13.0b14.0b14.5b

Gross profit

1.5b1.6b1.8b1.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

3.7b3.6b3.6b3.7b3.6b3.6b4.0b3.9b4.0b4.3b4.0b4.0b

Cost of goods sold

3.3b3.2b3.2b3.3b3.2b3.2b3.5b3.6b3.5b3.8b3.6b3.6b

Gross profit

415.8m365.1m353.0m436.1m395.4m360.9m445.1m377.8m446.8m470.9m360.0m415.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

11%10%10%12%11%10%11%10%11%11%9%10%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

152.6m238.8m215.0m246.6m

Accounts Receivable

1.5b1.6b1.8b1.8b

Prepaid Expenses

276.5m187.6m171.2m193.5m

Inventories

587.2m610.7m724.8m411.3m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

288.2m374.2m568.4m448.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

495.8m508.2m596.2m

Inventories

(9.6m)(21.1m)(40.2m)(49.7m)

Accounts Payable

(24.2m)94.0m26.7m17.7m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

93.4m159.9m204.8m125.4m195.7m261.0m292.4m320.2m392.9m250.7m280.0m363.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

127.5m247.8m370.2m126.5m251.8m378.3m133.8m286.7m443.6m150.7m298.6m447.4m

Inventories

(29.8m)(21.0m)(7.9m)(36.2m)(37.1m)

Accounts Payable

(162.9m)(149.6m)(132.3m)(86.1m)(178.5m)
USDY, 2019

EV/EBIT

19.8 x

EV/CFO

17.9 x

Revenue/Employee

88.5k

Financial Leverage

4.1 x
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Aramark Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Satellite Plants

170 172 153 227

Laundry Plants

82 85 84 131

Service Centers

252 283 270 358

Routes

2.60 k2.60 k2.70 k3.90 k
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Aramark Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AmeriPride ServicesOctober 16, 2017$1 b
AvendraOctober 16, 2017$1.35 b
AvocaNovember 11, 2015
Lotus Facilities ManagementFebruary 23, 2014
Filterfresh Coffee ServiceAugust 29, 2011$145 m
MasterplanMarch 18, 2011
Medical Equipment Solutions & Applications, Sagl (MESA)March 18, 2011
ReMedParMarch 18, 2011
Veris PlcOctober 02, 2009$50 m
SeamlessWebJune 05, 2006
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Aramark Revenue Breakdown

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Aramark revenue breakdown by business segment: 12.6% from Uniform, 23.2% from FSS International and 64.2% from FSS North America

Aramark Online and Social Media Presence

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Aramark News and Updates

UAW reaches contract deal with 850 Aramark workers at GM plants: sources

The United Auto Workers union on Thursday reached a tentative agreement for a new contract covering 850 Aramark employees who work at General Motors plants in Ohio and Michigan in maintenance, two sources briefed on the matter said.

Aramark names John Zillmer CEO

Aramark has appointed John Zillmer chief executive, effective immediately. He succeeds Steve Zadove, who will stay on as chairman. Zillmer was previously with Aramark for 18 years, serving at one point as president of global food and support services. He left the company to serve as CEO of Allied W…

Aramark CEO to Retire Amid Pressure From Activist Investor

Aramark CEO to Retire Amid Pressure From Activist Investor

UPDATE 1-Mantle Ridge buys stake in Aramark, eyes talks with management

Activist investor Paul Hilal's Mantle Ridge LP has bought nearly 10% of Aramark's common stock to push for changes at the U.S. food services company, a regulatory filing showed on Friday.

Activist Investor Mantle Ridge Reports 20% Stake in Aramark

Activist Investor Mantle Ridge Discloses 20% Stake in Aramark

Aramark shares jump after earnings beat, acquisition and share buyback announcement

hares of Aramark jumped 6% in Tuesday trading after the food-service company reported third-fiscal-quarter earnings, a new share-buyback program and an acquisition. Net income totaled $90 million, or 33 cents per share, up from $72.6 million, or 29 cents per share, for the same period last year. Ad…
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Aramark Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Aramark founded?

    Aramark was founded in 1939.

  • Who are Aramark key executives?

    Aramark's key executives are John Zillmer, Lynn McKee and Steve Bramlage.

  • How many employees does Aramark have?

    Aramark has 183,300 employees.

  • What is Aramark revenue?

    Latest Aramark annual revenue is $16.2 b.

  • What is Aramark revenue per employee?

    Latest Aramark revenue per employee is $88.5 k.

  • Who are Aramark competitors?

    Competitors of Aramark include Chartwells Higher Education Dining Services, Compass Group USA and Chartwells Schools Dining Services.

  • Where is Aramark headquarters?

    Aramark headquarters is located at Aramark Tower, 1500 Market St, Philadelphia.

  • Where are Aramark offices?

    Aramark has an office in Philadelphia.

  • How many offices does Aramark have?

    Aramark has 1 office.