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ISS renews long-standing bank deal

ISS renews long-standing bank deal

An unnamed global financial institution based in London's Canary Wharf has awarded ISS Facility Services a new three-year contract covering a range of UK locations.


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Levy Restaurants bags five-year deal at Henley

Levy Restaurants UK, the sports, leisure and hospitality division of Compass Group UK & Ireland, has extended its contract at the Henley Festival for the next five years.

Elior IPO due in June

The catering and support services group has confirmed plans to offer a third of the business in a June IPO set to raise about £575m, valuing the business overall at £3.25bn.

G4S strikes deal with taxman

G4S Integrated Services has been awarded a three-year contract to provide FM for the HM Revenue and Customs Commercial Directorate.

Vivark scoops two more in Knowsley

Facilities management company and social enterprise Vivark has won two contracts with Knowsley Housing Trust following a three-way competitive tender process.

£1bn float for Spotless

Early IPO details for the Australian Stock Exchange flotation of the Melbourne-headquartered Spotless Group point toward a value of about Aus$2bn (£1bn).

International News

JLL stays on the road with VW

Volkswagen Group of America has awarded a new multi-service contract to JLL covering over 65 sites in 20 US states.

Features

Acquisition Happy

Acquisition Happy

Simon Iatrou sat down with Greig Brown and Eckhart Morré, two of the driving forces behind Bilfinger’s acquisition of Europa Services, to hear about their plans for the UK FM market.


Getting Ahead of the Game

How can the supplier-client relationship be strengthened? Andrew Shaw believes the answers lies in greater proactivity.

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In-house vs outsource: that is the question…

With the workplace being the main facilitator of organisational success, senior management should view facilities management as a key function and, as such, consider it strategically.

FM: technology is the future

Advances in technology increasingly mean facilities can be managed from anywhere, often without the need for human intervention. Lionel Prodgers makes the case for embracing the trend now.

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