BURLINGTON, ON, March 8, 2012 /CNW/ - Sodexo Canada is celebrating Nutrition Month, which is recognized each year in March by the dieticians of Canada, to raise awareness about the benefits of healthy eating. Sodexo has designed a fun promotion for our restaurant customers. The aim is to inspire sensible dietary choices by offering information on healthy eating and its benefits, taking into account today's food trends.
"Sodexo's Eat Well & Win contest is an excellent initiative because it manages to combine a fun game with the important messages around healthy eating and making the right choices," explained Isabelle Huot, Nutritionist and host of conseilnutrition.tv in Quebec. "It's a fun way to show that you can eat healthy and still enjoy delicious meal choices."
Nutrition, Health & Wellness are at the core of Sodexo's Better Tomorrow Plan, our commitment to Corporate Citizenship. Our commitments to Nutrition, Health & Wellness include developing and promoting health and wellness solutions for our customers, clients and employees ; providing and promoting varied and balanced food options; and providing and promoting choices with reduced intake of sodium, sugar and fat.
By purchasing healthy food options during Nutrition Month, customers can participate in our contest for instant prizes and a chance to win our grand prize of a trip for two to the Caribbean. The contest is running in select restaurants across Canada from March 1st to March 31st, 2012.
Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Daily Life Services
Quality of Life plays an important role in the progress of individuals and the performance of organizations. Based on this conviction, Sodexo acts as the partner of companies and institutions that place a premium on performance and employee well being, as it has since Pierre Bellon founded the company in 1966. Sharing the same passion for service, Sodexo's 413,000 employees in 80 countries design, manage and deliver an unrivaled array of Quality of Life services. Sodexo has created a new form of service business that contributes to the fulfillment of its employees and the economic, social and environmental development of the communities, regions and countries in which it operates.
Key figures (as of August 31, 2011)
| 16 billion euro consolidated revenue
22nd largest employer worldwide
50 million consumers served daily
9 billion euro market capitalization (as of January 26, 2012)
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