Aramark Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1936

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 262,550


  • Stock Symbol
  • ARMK

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 46

  • Share Price
  • $31.96
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Aramark General Information


Aramark provides food, facilities, and uniform services to a variety of clients and institutions. The majority of company revenue comes from its North American food and support services segment. Smaller but substantial segments include food and support services international, food and support services united states and uniform and career apparel. The food and support services segments provide food for school districts; colleges; healthcare facilities; correctional institutions; and business, sports, and entertainment venues. The uniform segment rents, delivers, cleans, and maintains work clothes and ancillary items like towels and mats to customers in North America and Japan. The company has hundreds of service locations and distribution centers across the United States and Canada.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
ARA Services, Automatic Retailers of America, ARA, Aramark Holdings Corp, Ara Services Inc, Aramark Worldwide Corp, Ara Group Inc
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Services
Other Industries
Food Products
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 2400 Market Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

Aramark Timeline

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Aramark Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$31.96 $31.61 $23.95 - $34.00 $8.41B 263M 2.56M $2.40

Aramark Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 30-Sep-2023 FY 2022 30-Sep-2022 FY 2021 30-Sep-2021
EV 14,513,863 16,684,916 16,162,559 15,971,960
Revenue 18,258,452 18,853,857 16,326,624 12,095,965
EBITDA 1,761,825 1,808,522 1,151,881 816,303
Net Income 625,901 674,108 194,484 (90,833)
Total Assets 12,560,900 16,871,241 15,082,436 14,376,164
Total Debt 6,212,648 8,626,675 7,785,388 7,833,925
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Aramark Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Aramark Comparisons

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Aramark Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Sodexo Corporation Issy-les-Moulineaux, France 000000 00.000 000000000 00.000
Sysco Corporation Houston, TX 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Unidine Corporate Backed or Acquired Boston, MA 000 000000&0
Rentokil Initial Corporation Crawley, United Kingdom 00000 00000000000
ISS World Services Formerly PE-Backed Soborg, Denmark 000000 00.000 000000000 00.000
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Aramark Patents

Aramark Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20100280839-A1 Collaboration for excellence: an integrated method for providing the best patient experience Inactive 27-Jan-2009 000000000 0
US-20050108078-A1 Methods for assessing institutional needs Inactive 13-Nov-2003 000000000 0
CA-101272-S Module for a temporary dining unit Inactive 17-May-2002
CA-101271-S Combined mounting post and dual truss for a dining unit Inactive 17-May-2002
CA-101270-S Combined mounting post and truss for a dining unit Inactive 17-May-2002
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Aramark Executive Team (40)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Helen Milligan-Smith Chief Executive Officer & President, UK and Global Offshore
John Zillmer Chief Executive Officer
James Tarangelo Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Senior Vice President
Carl Mittleman Chief Operating Officer, International
Marc Bruno Chief Operating Officer, Operations
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Aramark Board Members (26)

Name Representing Role Since
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Aramark Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Aramark Investments & Acquisitions (46)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
First Choice Purchasing 01-Jan-2023 0000000000 0000 Consulting Services (B2B)
Coffee Break Service 20-Nov-2022 0000000000 Food Products
Union Supply Group 02-Jun-2022 0000000000 00000 Distributors/Wholesale 0000 0000
Star Uniforms 19-Apr-2022 0000000000 Distributors/Wholesale
Forever Resorts 14-Apr-2022 Merger/Acquisition Leisure Facilities 00000 000
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Aramark Subsidiaries (20)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Next Level Hospitality Services BPO/Outsource Services Philadelphia, PA 2017
Good Uncle Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure New York, NY 0000
Medical Equipment Solutions and Applications Other Devices and Supplies Breganzona, Switzerland 0000
Graysons Hospitality Restaurants and Bars Chelmsford, United Kingdom 0000
First Choice Purchasing Consulting Services (B2B) Cork, Ireland 0000
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Aramark ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated March, 23, 2024

23.74 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

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Peers Analysis

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Aramark Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Star Uniforms 19-Apr-2022 000000000000000000 Completed
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Seamless 08-Jun-2011 00 000000000000000 0000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
Aramark India 15-Feb-2008 0000000000 Completed
  • 7 buyers
Seamless 01-Jan-2006 000000000000000000 Completed
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TMX Healthcare Technologies 01-Jan-2001 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Aramark FAQs

  • When was Aramark founded?

    Aramark was founded in 1936.

  • Who is the CEO of Aramark?

    Helen Milligan-Smith and John Zillmer are the CEOs of Aramark.

  • Where is Aramark headquartered?

    Aramark is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.

  • What is the size of Aramark?

    Aramark has 262,550 total employees.

  • What industry is Aramark in?

    Aramark’s primary industry is Other Commercial Services.

  • Is Aramark a private or public company?

    Aramark is a Public company.

  • What is Aramark’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Aramark is ARMK.

  • What is the current stock price of Aramark?

    As of 24-May-2024 the stock price of Aramark is $31.96.

  • What is the current market cap of Aramark?

    The current market capitalization of Aramark is $8.41B.

  • What is Aramark’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Aramark is $18.3B.

  • Who are Aramark’s competitors?

    Sodexo, Sysco, Unidine, Rentokil Initial, and ISS World Services are some of the 8 competitors of Aramark.

  • What is Aramark’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Aramark’s EPS for 12 months was $2.40.

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