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Incentive lands five shopping centre deals

Property development and investment company British Land has awarded the FM provider three new contracts and renewed another two.  

Jaguar in new London win

Following a competitive tender, Jaguar Building Services has been awarded the hard services contract at Belgrave House, SW1.

BSI updates Covid-19 guidance

Version 2 of BSI's Safe Working Guidelines has been published.

IWFM makes the case for fair pay

Working in partnership with the Living Wage Foundation, the IWFM has published new guidance on the real Living Wage.

Kier optimistic, though problems linger

The group, which has been working to stabilise itself for the past 18 months or so, could have done without the extra pressure of Covid-19. But all things considered, it's doing OK.

CBRE in commitment to social procurement

CBRE GWS has joined the Buy Social Corporate Challenge, a ground-breaking initiative led by Social Enterprise UK.

New SFMI report outlines sustainable ambition for FM

A new white paper published by the Sustainable Facilities Management Index provides FM organisations with a framework that can help propel them to leading sustainability status.

Ankerstjerne takes top role at IFMA

Peter Ankerstjerne has been appointed as chairman of the International Facility Management Association global board of directors.

FM providers mark milestones

Wates FM is celebrating its first anniversary and Salisbury has introduced its new brand to the market.

CCS opens new Facilities Management Marketplace portal

Buyers from both central government and the wider public sector can access the online portal to purchase a range of FM services, from maintenance and cleaning to security and catering.

i-FM WF20 White paper

People, organisations and buildings all need to work towards the same aim, an aim expressed in the idea of wellness and the benefits this brings to both people and the organisations they work for. This was the goal of Workplace Futures 2020.

Trends and opportunities Report 2020

Our authoritative annual market overview provides clear and helpful analysis of the UK FM industry.

Insight: FM Audit Report 2019

The FM Audit Report series, which we first launched more than 10 years ago, aims to provide accurate and informative insights into our industry – something that has huge benefits for in-house FMs, service providers, advisors, individual professionals and anyone thinking about joining this business.

Addressing the economic impact of Covid-19

In this second instalment in a series examining the challenges UK employers are likely to face in the coming months, solicitors at Faegre Drinker look at how employers can manage the economic impact the pandemic will likely have on many workplaces.

Returning to work post-shutdown

The Covid-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdown have caused a massive shift in the way we work. The experts from international law firm Faegre Drinker examine the challenges UK employers are likely to face in the coming months.

FM post-crisis: a global perspective

What began as a crisis of health is now having widespread global economic and social impact. The way we work and live has changed.

Isn't it ironic?

For all the terrible outcomes associated with Covid-19, it is arguable that a handful of businesses are seeing some benefit arising from the situation.

Perfect timing for a LATCO?

Maria Warner highlights how the waste sector has benefitted from a new hybrid business model in Oxford. Are there lessons here for FM more generally?

A time for celebrations?

One highlight of the FM calendar has always been 'awards season', a time to celebrate with colleagues, clients and partners, giving recognition to those companies and individuals that have stood out from the rest in advancing practice and the profession.

The employee-centric will survive

It’s companies that have put communication and colleague welfare at the top of the agenda that will survive in the ‘new normal’ of facilities services, Graeme Hughes and Andy Massey of Innovise tell Fiona Perrin.

Zooming in on innovation

Simon Titchener stopped travelling the world for a new role on the board of ISS UK, and then coronavirus hit. The challenge has led to innovation, he tells Fiona Perrin.

It's intelligence that matters, not information

Graham Perry of Datore tells Fiona Perrin how analytics using multiple data sources can solve FM problems for competitive advantage.

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