Issue Date: Vol. 51, No. 6, June 2011, Posted On: 5/26/2011
Canteen Acquires Tampa Bay Vending
by Staff Reporter
Canteen Vending Services Inc., Tampa Bay Vending Inc., Corporate Services Group Inc., Corporate Distribution Services Inc., Compass Group North America, Marie Bartholomew, vending, vending machine, vending machine operator, vending machine business
Tampa Bay Vending, doing business as Corporate Services Group, was founded in 1986, and was 60% owned by Marie Bartholomew and 40% owned by Brad Bartholomew. It ranked No. 5 on the Tampa Bay Business Journal's annual women-owned businesses list, with $28.3 million in revenue and 185 employees in 2009.
Canteen is a unit of Compass Group North America, based in Charlotte, NC. It provides vending services nationwide through a 200-branch network of company and franchise locations.