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Government rolls out scheme to introduce free period products into all state schools and colleges in England

Free period products are now being made available to all schools and colleges in England, as the Department for Education launches its fully funded scheme. The new scheme, which launched on 20 January is set to give pupils easy access ...

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Nearly a third of domestic cleaners have thrown in the towel with their own client

New research from Direct Line for Business reveals that one in three domestic cleaners – approximately 279,000 individuals – have had to sack at least one of their clients during their cleaning career. The two most common reasons for terminating a ...

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OCS first past the post at Newbury Racecourse

OCS has won a three-year contract to deliver cleaning and customer services at Newbury racecourse on racedays and for other events and conferences held at the site. The contract, which commences immediately, will see OCS provide all cleaning services, including ...

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Incentive cleans up at One Canada Square

Canary Wharf Management has awarded Incentive FM Group’s specialist cleaning arm a three-year contract, worth around £4 million, at One Canada Square. Under the terms of the deal Incentive QAS will be responsible for the cleaning of all common areas, ...

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New business development director appointment at Churchill

The Churchill Group has named Charlotte Parr as the new Business Development Director for Churchill Cleaning and Portfolio by Churchill’s London accounts. Parr’s remit will include strengthening the London accounts for the two cleaning services, all in-line with Churchill’s commitment ...

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Over half of Brits bring cleaning products to a hotel

Hotel rooms are filth incubators, or so numerous online articles say. To find out if the general public agree, End of Tenancy Cleaning Company conducted a survey. The survey was completed by 3,446 participants and comprised questions on the dirtiest ...

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Cromwell Polythene buys compatible polythene operation

Recycling specialist, Cromwell Polythene is expanding its operations following the purchase of Moorgreen Flexible Packaging from Duo Plastics Limited. The sale was made to Vickers-Lee Holdings Limited, owners of Cromwell Polythene and will enable all parties involved to enhance their ...

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CHSA spotlights Accredited Members in new advert

Focusing attention on its work to maintain standards in the industry, the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association’s (CHSA) new advert spotlights Accreditation members. Proving the strength and depth in the membership, the names of members of the Accreditation Schemes for ...

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Churchill in RCoA contract win

Churchill has won a two-year cleaning contract with the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA), the professional body responsible for the specialty throughout the UK, and the third largest Medical Royal College by UK membership. The terms of the contract comprise ...

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New appointments strengthen Airdri team

Airdri, a designer and manufacturer of hand dryers, is starting 2020 on a high with the addition of two new senior hires to bolster its team. The firm, which last year marked 45-years in the hand dryer industry, has appointed ...

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