Eurest (or Eurest Services) is a catering company owned by the Compass Group. They operate within 80 countries, providing staff restaurants and supplying vending machines for businesses. In North America the company is known as Eurest Dining Services.
They have operated within the United Kingdom for over fifty years, and as of 2005 they employed 15,500 people in 1,850 sites, operated by five holding companies: Eurest Corporate Accounts, Eurest Business & Industry ('B&I) Scotland and Ireland, Quadrant, Baxter and Platts and Restaurant Associates. In the UK the company is now recognised as "Investors in People", a national standard independently awarded on behalf of the Department for Education and Employment. – menos