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Sodexo, exposed by Komisar for kickbacks, agrees to $20m settlement

Sodexo, exposed by Komisar for kickbacks, agrees to $20m settlement

July 21, 2010 –

The global food services company Sodexo, which I exposed last year for exacting “rebates” from suppliers and charging clients full price, has agreed to a $20 million settlement with NY Attorney General for that illicit practice.

Sodexo’s ‘safe’ supplier sickens 27 boy scouts at camp

Sodexo’s ‘safe’ supplier sickens 27 boy scouts at camp

Oct 17, 2009 – When he was interviewed for the investigative story I did in March on Sodexo’s practice of demanding rebates (ie kickbacks) from suppliers, Sodexo deputy counsel Tom Morse argued that working only with “compliant” vendors was necessary to assure health and safety. (“Compliant” means they pay rebates.”)

He said that “the first thing we vet our vendors for is safety” against food-borne illnesses …”