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Metro Rod welcomes the acquisition of Willow Pumps

Commercial drainage business, Metro Rod, has welcomed the acquisition of Willow Pumps by its parent company, Franchise Brands plc. Founded in 1992, Willow Pumps is a leading water pump supply, installation and servicing business with a below-ground (foul water) and above-ground ...

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Kingdom expands in the recruitment sector

Support services firm, Kingdom Services Group, continues with its strategic expansion plans having acquired Manchester-based Contact Industrial Recruitment Ltd, a specialist in the recruitment sectors of driving, industrial, waste and recycling and managed services. Founded in 1997, Contact Recruitment has ...

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Ecocleen acquires Regency Cleaning Services

Commercial contract cleaning provider, Ecocleen, has acquired Regency Cleaning Services, a family-owned cleaning business based in Henley-on-Thames, in a deal worth up to £2.5 million. With an annual turnover in excess of £4 million, Regency Cleaning Services operates throughout Berkshire, ...

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Grazing strengthens complete catering service offer with Purple Grape acquisition

Flexible workplace and venue food company, Grazing, has acquired Purple Grape Catering, as part of a move to strengthen its suite of catering services to businesses across London. The move supports a strategy to offer clients one complete catering solution, ...

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The EF Group announces Catercost acquisition

Catering cloud-based service provider, The EF Group, has acquired menu planning, nutrition and allergen management service provider Catercost. Through this acquisition, The EF Group which trades as e-foods, plans to expand its software platform to offer fully integrated menu planning, ...

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M&A activity in the waste management sector set to remain high

According to M&A expert and partner and National Head of Corporate at Irwin Mitchell, Chris Rawston expects deal activity in the waste management sector to keep bucking the trend and stay strong over the next 12 months. Rawston expects the sector ...

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Acquisition sees Kingdom expands its services in Scotland

Kingdom Services Group has acquired Scotland-based security specialist, Dunedin Facilities Management Ltd. Established in 2012, Dunedin delivers a range of security services including CCTV, door supervisors, security guards, mobile patrols, key holding and event security solutions. Commenting on the acquisition, ...

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Mitie Security acquires Global Aware International Group

Mitie Security has acquired Global Aware International Group (GAIG), a provider of niche intelligent software and security solutions, designed to support the management of building security across client estates. Mitie Security already has a long-standing partnership with GAIG, which currently ...

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B&M Waste expand in the West Midlands with AWS Recycling’s trade rounds acquisition

Following an eight-year partnership, B&M Waste has acquired AWS Recycling’s trade waste business, leaving AWS Recycling to focus on its core operations of skip and RoRo collections. Having moved to a new Birmingham-based depot in 2017 and having experienced continued ...

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Ecocleen seeks acquisitions to accelerate expansion plans

Commercial contract cleaning provider, Ecocleen, has announced it is to target a number of acquisitions over the next 12 months to accelerate its expansion within the UK. The company is seeking opportunities in London, the South-East, South-West and North-West to ...

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