Centerplate provides catering, management and merchandise services to more than 130 major and minor league sports facilities, convention centers and entertainment venues in North America. Its merchandise services include product design, inventory management, retail marketing, hiring and consignment merchandise sales for music and entertainment events. Centerplate provides facility management services for arenas, stadiums and convention centers. The company s facility management services include financial forecasting and budgeting, architectural plan review, event booking and promotion, suite and club catering, and staffing and labor negotiations. Centerplate has provided services for a range of high-profile events, including the World Series, U. S. Presidential Inaugural Ball, Super Bowl, NCAA Final Four Men s Basketball Tournament and World Cup Soccer. It is headquartered in Spartanburg, S.C., and serves customers throughout the United States and Canada.