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Finalists for European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards in Rome announced

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The awards recognise standards of excellence in the professional cleaning sector Europe-wide and the winners will be announced at a gala dinner at the Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel in Rome on 9 November. Service providers, manufacturers and distributors in ...

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Kingdom buys Superclean

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Support services company, Kingdom, has acquired Lincolnshire-based national cleaning services provider Superclean Services Wothorpe Ltd. Superclean was founded in 1967 and is a national supplier of cleaning services to some of the biggest names in the public sector. The acquisition of ...

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ISS renews Nordic Swan Ecolabel certification

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ISS Sweden has become one of the first companies in the country to renew the Nordic Swan Ecolabel certification by Ecolabelling Sweden in accordance with new, tougher requirements for eco-labeled cleaning services. ISS Sweden has been Nordic Swan Ecolabel certified since 2014, which ...

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James Brough takes on role at Greyland

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British cleaning chemicals manufacturer Greyland has appointed James Brough to expand its distributor network and sales. After well over a decade selling cleaning chemicals to distributors, where he has gained notable success at both Coventry Chemicals and more recently Bio ...

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Acqusition sees Diversey become a standalone company

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Hygiene and cleaning solutions company, Diversey has announced that the purchase of the business by Bain Capital Private Equity from Sealed Air Corporation is complete.  Diversey will now be a standalone company that will include the Diversey Care division of ...

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Propelair flush with new investment

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INVESTEC and fund managers Earth Capital Partners (ECP) and Universal Partners (UP) have made a substantial investment in Propelair, maker of the world’s leading low water usage toilet. ECP, through its Nobel Sustainability Fund, was already an existing shareholder and ...

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Cordant unveils social enterprise status

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Cordant Group, the UK’s 2nd largest recruitment and services business, which includes Cordant Cleaning, has announced it is to refocus the business as a social enterprise. Framed around a five-year plan, the Group will reinvest the majority of its profits in ...

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Are trainees getting the skills they need for starting work?

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Instructus Skills, the UK’s largest registration and certification authority for apprenticeships and work-based education, has been tasked with ensuring that the frameworks for Welsh Apprenticeships in both Cleaning and Environmental Support and Facilities Management are delivering on their purpose. To ...

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ISSA reveals 2017 award winners

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ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, will present awards to the following achievers in the professional cleaning industry during ISSA/INTERCLEAN North America 2017, which takes place September 11-14 in Las Vegas. Jack D. Ramaley Industry Distinguished Service Award The Jack D. ...

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Office Depot receives top industry accreditation

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Office Depot’s work in the area of cleaning and hygiene has been recognised with a prestigious accreditation from a leading industry body. The Cleaning and Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) represents major manufacturers and distributors in the cleaning and hygiene sectors ...

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