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Street cleansing staff take apprenticeship route to better service

Training from a north east provider that is giving older staff the opportunity to improve their qualifications and provide a first class service to the public is proving a winning formula for a West Midlands council. Dudley Council approached national training specialist B-Skill, which is headquartered…
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SAM accreditation for JA Lee

J A Lee Window and General Cleaning Contractors Ltd received FWC Safety Accredited Member (SAM0 accreditation earlier this year. Established in 1980, JA Lee has been cleaning windows successfully for 34 years. ndrew Lee, the company’s owner, made a promise to himself to be the first company…
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Lean and green office cleaning ‘delivers major savings’

Cleanliness in the workplace not only reflects an organisation’s culture and values, it can also deliver many tangible benefits, including improved employee health, better staff morale, increased productivity and enhanced customer satisfaction levels. 

A new white paper ‘Go…
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WCEC endows scholarship in memory of valued member

The Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners (WCEC) is supporting and encouraging the cleaning professionals of tomorrow in partnership with the University of Northampton. The John Butler Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners Endowed Scholarship was donated in memory of John Butler.


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Google Glass to help cleaners

Making the work of professional cleaners more pleasant, more efficient, and above all safer: that’s the goal of a test in which cleaners are equipped with Google Glass eyewear. Alpheios, one of the largest companies in the Benelux, specialising in professional cleaning products, systems and…
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Cleaning company expands Cambridge operations

Contract and specialist cleaning company, Monthind, is expanding its contracts in the Cambridgeshire area, creating a number of new job opportunities across all sectors of the company’s operations.

Monthind Clean has a strong foothold across East Anglia, being one of the region’s…
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OCS invests in Agents4RM

OCS has invested in international FM consultancy Agents4RM with the aim of establishing a global professional services business for the facilities management and built environment sector. 

The business, which will continue to be led by Agents4RM’s managing director, Lionel Prodgers,…
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