Aramark has yet to finalize its location, but the long-time Philadelphia-based company eased fears of city officials and hundreds of employees Thursday when it announced its global headquarters will remain in Philly.
"I want to thank each market that participated in what was a very strong competition as we carefully explored all our options. Ultimately, Aramark's longstanding home continues to be the ideal choice for us and we are excited to re-commit to the city, state and people that have been such an instrumental part of our growing company and will be in the future," said Eric J. Foss, president and CEO, in a statement.
The Philadelphia Business Journal exclusively reported last month the multinational food services company was exploring options for relocation. It currently occupies 350,000 square feet at 1101 Market St., where a sign bearing the Aramark name is located at the top of tower.. Get more about the deal PBJ.com.
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