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York-based janitorial supplier completes seven-figure buyout

Family-owned essential supplies specialist, PPS, has made a seven figure investment to acquire Scott Janitorial Supplies, increasing annual turnover for the business by 61 per cent and doubling its owned warehouse space. Purchasing the keighley-based supplier in February 2021, the ...

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Competition concerns over Ecolab/Holchem merger

An in-depth investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA) has provisionally found that Ecolab’s merger with Holchem may result in businesses facing higher prices or a lower quality of service for their cleaning chemicals. Ecolab and Holchem are two ...

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CMA tells Rentokil to sell large supply contracts amid concerns over Cannon merger

The decision by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) comes after an in-depth Phase 2 investigation into the completed merger between two of the UK’s largest suppliers of washroom services – Rentokil Initial and Cannon Hygiene. The firms supply commercial, ...

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NWC and High Access join forces

Nationwide Window Cleaning (NWC) and High Access Maintenance have joined forces in the inaugural merger of two BGF-backed businesses, the first in the investor’s history. The merger creates one of the largest independent facilities management services companies in the UK, ...

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Diversey and Zenith Hygiene combine creating largest manufacturer and supplier of cleaning and hygiene products in the UK and Ireland

Diversey and Zenith Hygiene Group plc have completed on the transaction by Bain Capital Private Equity which will combine the two companies, creating the UK and Ireland’s largest manufacturer and supplier of cleaning and hygiene products. Completion of the deal ...

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