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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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Norse rakes in cleaning deals worth £¾ million

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Norse Commercial Services’ cleaning division has generated close to £750,000 in renewed and new business contracts in the first four months of its new financial year. Norse has won major new educational establishment cleaning agreements, jointly worth around £560,000 with ...

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ABM UK awarded Transport for London contract

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Transport for London (TfL) has today announced that it has awarded a five-year contract for the provision of cleaning and associated services to ABM UK – guaranteeing 2,800 people will receive the London Living Wage. The contract includes the cleaning of Tube stations ...

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Sustainable Cleaning Products Summit Europe agenda unveiled

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The upcoming Sustainable Cleaning Products Summit will feature bio-based surfactants, ethical labels, green formulations, and marketing developments. Organised by Ecovia Intelligence, the fourth edition of this executive summit will take place in Paris on 8-9 November. The two-day programme comprises ...

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ISS wins Hitachi Rail’s fleet cleaning services deal

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ISS has won a contract with Hitachi Rail for the IEP (Intercity Express Programme) for Great Western Main Line. The three-year deal which commences in August 2017, will see ISS providing fleet cleaning services at Hitachi’s Train Maintenance Centres stabilising ...

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Servest awarded with BICSc assessor status

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The British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc) has awarded Servest’s retail and leisure division training centre accreditation and assessor status. The UK’s largest independent, professional and educational body within the cleaning industry granted Servest with BICSc accreditation and assessor status as a result ...

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BCC elects new chair and deputy at 2017 AGM

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The British Cleaning Council (BCC), which represents over 20 national trade associations linked to the UK’s cleaning, hygiene and waste management sectors including the CIWM, officially elected a new Chairman and Deputy Chair at its recent Annual General Meeting (AGM). ...

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Churchill gains early readmission to Scottish university

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Churchill has been appointed to stay on at the Queen Margaret University (QMU) located in Musselburgh near Edinburgh for a further two years. The support services existing three-year cleaning contract with the university was not due for renewal until December 2017 ...

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Julius Rutherfoord Training Academy commended by BICSc

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Julius Rutherfoord & Co’s award-winning Training Academy located in Battersea, London, has passed its recent British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc) audit with flying colours. Free to all of the company’s cleaning operatives, the Training Academy offers induction training as well as ...

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