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Compass Minerals is a supplier of highway deicing products, helping to keep roadways safe. The Company also produces consumer deicing and water conditioning products, consumer and commercial culinary salt, and other mineral-based products for consumer, agricultural and industrial applications.

HQLenexa, US
Employee Ratings2.3

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)3,000(-2%)
Job Openings48
Revenue (FY, 2016)$1.1 B(+4%)
Share Price (Mar 2019)$53.5 (+4%)

Key People/Management at Compass Minerals

Francis Malecha

Francis Malecha

President & CEO
Jamie Standen

Jamie Standen

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Compass Minerals Office Locations

Compass Minerals has offices in Lenexa, Ogden, Lyons, Lackawanna and in 12 other locations
Lenexa, US (HQ)
W 109th St
Buffalo, US
Buffalo, NY, USA
Chicago, US
9267 S Ewing Ave
Duluth, US
1120 W Railroad St
Franklin, US
Franklin, LA 70538, USA
Kenosha, US
4500 13th Ct
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Compass Minerals Financials and Metrics

Compass Minerals Revenue

Compass Minerals's revenue was reported to be $1.14 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3.6% increase from the previous period.

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Compass Minerals's current market capitalization is $1.8 b.
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Compass Minerals Online and Social Media Presence

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Compass Minerals News and Updates

Compass Minerals CEO Fran Malecha to step down, effective immediately

Compass Minerals International Inc. said Monday Chief Executive Fran Malecha will step down, effective immediately, after nearly six years in the role. The essential minerals company said the decision was made by mutual agreement between the board of directors and Malecha. The company named Lead In…

NutriAg and Compass Minerals Plant Nutrition Expand Offerings

Agreement brings new technologies and improved distribution to key agricultural retailers

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Compass Minerals International, Inc. - CMP

NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Compass Minerals International, Inc. ("Compass" or the "Company") (NYSE: CMP). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at rswilloughby@pomlaw.com or 888-476-6529, ext....

Salt 2018 Global Market Key Players – Akzo Nobel, Cargil, Compass Minerals, INEOS, K+S,Solvay – Analysis and Forecast to 2022

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Salt Market 2018-2022” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Unifor and Compass Minerals in tentative deal to end strike at salt mine

Canada's Unifor union said it reached a tentative agreement with Compass Minerals International Inc to end a 12-week strike at a salt mine in Goderich, Ontario.
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Compass Minerals Blogs

Compass Minerals Recognizes National Ag Day

Compass Minerals is proud to salute the contributions of everyone involved in agriculture on National Ag Day, March 14. Sponsored by the Agriculture Council of America (ACA), National Ag Day began in 1973 to support and encourage careers in the industry while increasing awareness of the vital role a…

Compass Minerals Appoints New Independent Director

Compass Minerals announced today the appointment of Joseph (“Joe”) Reece to the company’s Board of Directors. With more than 30 years of capital markets and investment banking experience, Reece brings valuable market and sector knowledge to the Board. Click here to read full press release. The post …

Compass Minerals Names New VP of Supply Chain

Compass Minerals has appointed David Tucker as vice president, supply chain. In this role, David will guide a cohesive Supply Chain strategy across departments to better serve the company’s Salt and Plant Nutrition customer base. He’ll be responsible for supporting Compass Minerals’ organizational s…

Compass Minerals Plant Nutrition Creates a New Category of Seed Nutrition with Launch of Rocket Seeds™

Compass Minerals Plant Nutrition, a division of Compass Minerals, has launched Rocket Seeds, a portfolio of dry and liquid seed nutritionals, featuring unique, patent-pending products. The seed nutritional portfolio is formulated to increase early growth and plant vigor, when it matters most. With t…

Compass Minerals Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Results

Compass Minerals reported year-over-year revenue growth for both the fourth quarter and the full year of 2018 driven by strong underlying demand for its core, essential products. Fourth-quarter and full-year operating earnings declined 15 percent and 18 percent respectively from 2017 results. When e…

Compass Minerals Provides Fourth-Quarter Snow Data and Goderich Mine Update

Today Compass Minerals reported that winter weather in the fourth quarter of 2018 was average throughout its North American-served market; however, highway deicing sales were below expectations due to the timing of snow events. The company also announced fourth-quarter 2018 salt production rates at …
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Compass Minerals Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Compass Minerals founded?

    Compass Minerals was founded in 1968.

  • Who are Compass Minerals key executives?

    Compass Minerals's key executives are Francis Malecha and Jamie Standen.

  • How many employees does Compass Minerals have?

    Compass Minerals has 3,000 employees.

  • Who are Compass Minerals competitors?

    Competitors of Compass Minerals include EuroChem, Huber Engineered Materials and Intrepid Potash.

  • Where is Compass Minerals headquarters?

    Compass Minerals headquarters is located at W 109th St, Lenexa.

  • Where are Compass Minerals offices?

    Compass Minerals has offices in Lenexa, Ogden, Lyons, Lackawanna and in 12 other locations.

  • How many offices does Compass Minerals have?

    Compass Minerals has 17 offices.