Elis SA is a holding company which engages in the provision of textile, hygiene, and facility service solutions. Its services include flat linen, washroom, beverages, workwear, floor protection, and industrial wiping. The firm serves industries including catering, accommodation, healthcare and social welfare, trade and retail, services, and publics authorities and administration. It operates through the following segments: France; United Kingdom and Ireland; Central Europe; Scandinavia and Easter Europe; Southern Europe; and Latin America. The Central Europe segment consists of the operations in Germany, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, and Switzerland. The Scandinavia and Eastern Europe segment comprises of the operations in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Russia. The Southern Europe pertains to the operations in Spain, Andorra, Italy, and Portugal. The Latin America segment includes the operations in Brazil, Chile, and Cambodia. The company was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Saint-Cloud, France.