US food company Performance Food Group has announced that its Broadline division has been awarded a contract to service Compass Group locations in the Northeast, Mid Atlantic, Southeast and Midwest.

Performance Food currently has approximately US$50m in sales with Compass Group's facilities in the Northeast. When fully implemented, the company anticipates that the contract will generate more than $200m in additional annual sales.

Performance Food markets and distributes more than 64,000 national and private label food and food-related products to around 48,000 restaurants, hotels, cafeterias, schools, healthcare facilities and other institutions.