Sourced from www.thecleanzine.com: The UK’s Cleaning & Support Services Association (CSSA) is to terminate its role within the UK’s Building Futures Group (BFG) – the organisation formed less than a year ago by the merging of Asset Skills, the Facilities Management Association and the CSSA.
A declaration of support for the World Kindness Movement was a highlight of The Professional Housekeepers Association of New South Wales' (PHAN) annual general meeting. "Kindness brings people together," emphasised World Kindness Australia's (WKA) chairman Michael Lloyd-White and hence it ...
Specialised Cleaning and Restoration Industry Association (SCRIA) members are being called to action to support the association that is supporting them and their businesses with regular networking meetings.
Winner in the ISSA Innovation Award Program, which featured more than 50 innovative products and services from manufacturers and service providers throughout the cleaning industry, were announced during the 2014 event's ISSA Excellence Award Ceremony.
Now in its seventh year and quickly becoming a celebrated tradition, the Building Service Contractors Association of Australia (BSCAA) NSW division hosted its 2014 AustralianSuper Excellence Awards at Doltone House, Jones Bay Wharf in Pyrmont (Sydney) on 30 October overlooking ...
ISS Facility Services won nine awards at the Customer Service Institute of Australia's (CSIA) 2014 Service Excellence Awards, announced earlier this month. These annual awards recognise the highest achievement in customer service for individuals and organisations.
Reinforcing the '365-day a year' commitment to their industry, INCLEAN and AUSCLEAN are further upping their investment in 2015 with a new magazine title and an active events program. The initiatives were announced by INCLEAN publisher and Interpoint (AUSCLEAN organiser) ...
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Australasia’s cleaning and hygiene industry isn’t standing still in terms of technology and, perhaps more importantly, enhancing its vital role in the facility management process.
While US cleaning industry consultant Robert Kravitz believes that print media will make a ‘comeback’ in 2015, he also points to ‘native advertising’ growing in importance.
Trolley collection providers that exploited a dozen overseas workers pushing trolleys at a suburban shopping centre have been fined more than $190,000, stated a Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) 6 January press release.
‘Building services’ has been named in the 10 best industries in which to start a business in the United States this year. According to an article published late December by Mary Ellen Biery , a contributor to Forbes magazine, US small business owners are reportedly the most optimistic they have been since early 2008.
The New Zealand cleaning and hygiene industry has responded very positively to an announcement that INCLEAN New Zealand magazine will debut in May 2015. To be published by The Intermedia Group, publisher of INCLEAN magazine, INCLEAN New Zealand will offer the highest per capita readership of any cleaning industry title in the world.
To all our valued readers, advertisers, contributors, and associate partners, the INCLEAN team wishes you a very merry and happy Christmas surrounded by family and friends. Enjoy the holiday season and a well-earned break, and we look forward to working with you and your business towards greater success in the new year!
Godfreys made a reasonably solid listing on the Australian Securities Exchange, with its opening trades at a 3.6 percent premium to the $2.75 per share offer price. In the public float, it was sold at a multiple of just under six times EBITDA. With what it perceives to be a relatively ‘recession-proof’ business, management is confident of the organisation’s financial future.
The one international trade exhibition in Africa for all sectors of the professional cleaning industry, CleantexPulire, is set to take place in Johannesburg, South Africa from 28 to 30 July 2015. It will emphasise the increasing demand for workplace hygiene solutions.
Following what is described as ‘a turbulent 12 months in the facilities management sector’, which saw a merger of the Cleaning & Support Services Association (CSSA) with the Building Futures Group (BFG), the secretariat agreement between the British Cleaning Council (BCC) and BFG has been severed by mutual consent.
What are said to have been a strong reputation as an integrated service provider and successes in contract wins and retention have led to ISS Australia being named ‘Integrated Facilities Management Company of the Year’ for 2014 in the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards.
A declaration of support for the World Kindness Movement was a highlight of The Professional Housekeepers Association of New South Wales’ (PHAN) annual general meeting. “Kindness brings people together,” emphasised World Kindness Australia’s (WKA) chairman Michael Lloyd-White and hence it seems such an appropriate initiative for the executive housekeepers’ organisation.