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Chequers scores a hat trick

Chequers Contract Services prides itself on keeping schemes and properties for housing associations, offices, schools and other buildings spick and span but is now celebrating cleaning up in the recent Croydon Business Awards. The company, based in Croydon, walked away with three prizes - business…
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Copper proves its worth in French trial

New research from two French hospitals confirms the contribution antimicrobial copper touch surfaces can make to infection prevention, with results announced at the 25th Congress of the French Society for Hospital Hygiene.

Rambouillet Hospital, near Paris, reported a reduction in the acquisition…
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Axis moves to new London HQ

Axis Group, the nationwide provider of high quality facility services, has moved to a new headquarters building in London, bringing the senior management and administration of its security, cleaning and reception services businesses into one central location.

Jonathan Levine, the group’s…
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Samsic strengthens UK presence with Regent rebranding

A major revision of UK contractor Regent Samsic's market offer has launched at www.regentsamsic.com. The Coventry-based company services have been aggregated into a single brand presence with increased prominence given to owner Groupe Samsic, reflecting the €1.45 billion turnover French giant's…
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The FM Careers Conference 2014

The Facilities Management Careers Conference 2014, hosted by the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Rising FMs Special Interest Group, has been confirmed for 10 July at the University of the Arts London building. 

At the FM Careers Conference (which is free to attend), delegates…
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In the pink

Barry Marsham and Adam Speck, former sales director and sales manager at Albany Hygiene Facilities, have announced the launch of their new company, Pink Hygiene Ltd.

Based in Southend-on-Sea, the newly formed company provides washroom products and hygiene services to businesses across London,…
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Liverpool Echo awards environmental excellence

B&M Waste Services has won a business environment award. The company has been named Environmental Business of the Year at the annual Liverpool Echo Environment Awards.

B&M, which has sites in Wirral, Manchester and Norwich, provides businesses and organisations with carbon-neutral total…
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