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Manchester Cleaning Show exceeds 2016 debut

The British Cleaning Council (BCC) has reported that the second Manchester Cleaning Show was bigger and busier than the inaugural event two years ago. Held again at Event City in Trafford, the 2018 show attracted over 2,400 visitors, almost five per ...

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New commercial manager at Axis

Axis Cleaning and Support Services has appointed Pamela Hamilton as the new Commercial Manager responsible for growing the company’s portfolio within the Manufacturing, Food and Transport (MFT) sectors. Hamilton, who has been working in the FM sector for the last five years, ...

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Diamond launches two new businesses

The owners of facilities management firm, Diamond Facilities Support have launched two new businesses. Adam Atkins and Helen Cooper, who are joint Managing Directors of the company, have formed drainage business Jet Through Limited and cleaning firm Nationwide Property Clean ...

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Vertas cleans up with £2.9m Skanska deal

Vertas Group has agreed a contract to deliver an integrated soft facilities management services solution to five Essex schools built and operated by Skanska, until 31 December 2021. The contract will see Vertas providing Woodlands School, Castle View School, Cornelius Vermuyden ...

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New US trade show for the commercial cleaning industry announced

Global cleaning industry association, ISSA, and Trade Press Media Group have announced a new trade show for the commercial cleaning industry—Clean Buildings Expo (CBE). This joint venture will make its debut at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore on March 26-27, 2019. ...

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Vertas buys majority stake in MMB Environmental

Vertas Group has acquired a majority stake in million-pound waste management and pest control business MMB Environmental. The purchase of the Warwickshire-based business comes as Vertas Group moves to become a Total Facilities Management (TFM) provider. MMB Environmental will be rebranded ...

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Entries are now open for the European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018

The European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018 are now open for entries from service providers, manufacturers and distributors across Europe. There are 11 categories designed to recognise success and reward excellence in the cleaning and hygiene sectors. They are: Best ...

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Mount Charles presents winning case for courts contract

Outsourcing business, Mount Charles, has been awarded a two-year contract, worth £1.25 million with the Northern Ireland Courts and Tribunal Services (NICTS). The contract, which commences on 1 April 2018, will see Mount Charles deliver cleaning services across all of ...

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Kimberly-Clark Professional 
Golden Service Award winners announced

Over 500 professionals from contract cleaning and facilities management companies, plus in-house cleaning teams, as well as local authorities and hospitals, gathered at the Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards which celebrate innovation, excellence and the continuous improvement of standards across the professional ...

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Cordant cleans up with first housing sector contract

Cordant Cleaning has secured a contract to provide a range of specialist cleaning services across 560 locations belonging to The Riverside Group, a leading national housing association. The three-year deal, which has an option to be extended by a further ...

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