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EVAC+CHAIR INTERNATIONAL RELOCATES TO BLYTHE VALLEY

EVAC+CHAIR INTERNATIONAL RELOCATES TO BLYTHE VALLEY

UK manufacturer Evac+Chair International is investing to futureproof the business as it moves to Blythe Valley Park (BVP) in Solihull, Birmingham.  On Monday 25th May 2020, Evac+Chair...
ALLIANCE FORMED TO SUPPORT HOSPITALITY SUPPLIERS

ALLIANCE FORMED TO SUPPORT HOSPITALITY SUPPLIERS

A Supplier Alliance has been created by the trade body for the UK’s hospitality sector to pressure the Government into supporting hospitality supplier businesses that have been hit hard by the...
COMPASS ACQUIRES FOOD AND HEALTH TECHNOLOGY START-UP

COMPASS ACQUIRES FOOD AND HEALTH TECHNOLOGY START-UP

Compass Group UK and Ireland has bought food and health technology start-up, Feedr, in a move to accelerate its digital transformation. The deal was completed in early March 2020 and will play a key...
MORE ACTION ON CLIMATE IN POST-COVID-19 RECOVERY - KPMG

MORE ACTION ON CLIMATE IN POST-COVID-19 RECOVERY - KPMG

The green agenda must be put at the heart of the UK’s economic recovery plan, according to KPMG. The firm is urging business and political leaders, preparing for long-term post-Covid-19...
ISS AND HALTIAN TO BUILD SMART FACILITIES

ISS AND HALTIAN TO BUILD SMART FACILITIES

ISS has announced a global partnership with Haltian, a Finnish IoT and product development company, as it seeks to take advantage of new technologies and digitalisation to make the facilities it...
GOVERNMENT CONFIRMS SAFE USE OF HAND DRYERS

GOVERNMENT CONFIRMS SAFE USE OF HAND DRYERS

The UK government has joined global health experts, including the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in approving the use of hand dryers...
DEMISE OF THE OFFICE RUMOURS EXAGGERATED, POLL FINDS

DEMISE OF THE OFFICE RUMOURS EXAGGERATED, POLL FINDS

According to new independent polling commissioned by the British Council for Offices (BCO), the representative body for the UK’s office sector, just one in five (20%) UK adults plan to...
PHASED RETURN TO THE WORKPLACE FAVOURED BY ORGANISATIONS

PHASED RETURN TO THE WORKPLACE FAVOURED BY ORGANISATIONS

Most companies plan to take a gradual, cautious approach to bringing employees back to their workplaces according to a new survey conducted by global real estate advisor, CBRE. As governments...
TENTH OF JOB LOSSES SAVED BY FURLOUGH SCHEME

MUCH BLEAKER PICTURE WITHOUT FURLOUGH SCHEME

More than a fifth (22%) of organisations expect to make some redundancies over the next three months, but the picture would be a lot bleaker without the option to put staff on furlough, according to...
Ross Abbate

MACRO TO BECOME MACE OPERATE

Global consultancy and construction business Mace is to reshape its facilities management division.  Alongside a number of new leadership team appointments, Mace’s Operate division...

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