Contract catering firms, The Balanced Food Co and Food First, are merging their businesses and backing a new team to create a new offering for progressive-thinking clients. Ian Summers of The Balanced Food Co, and Mark McCann, from Food First, ...Read More »
Bespoke caterer, Company of Cooks, is to join forces with independent caterer and Royal Warrant holder, CH&CO. Company of Cooks, which has business in London and the South East of England and a turnover of £35 million and 600 employees, ...Read More »
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 ...Read More »
The decision by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) comes after an in-depth Phase 2 investigation into the completed merger between two of the UK’s largest suppliers of washroom services – Rentokil Initial and Cannon Hygiene. The firms supply commercial, ...Read More »
FM Clinic: What can the FM sector do to ensure the engineering skills pipeline is maintained in the long term?
M&A analysis of the FM sector by BDO found that just over half of deals completed in the last two years involved businesses in the building management systems, M&E and compliance services sub sectors. In this way organisations can bring ...Read More »
There has been an increase in merger and acquisition activity within the FM services sector over recent years; which according to analysts is set to continue. What are the benefits to customers, clients and the services providers themselves of this ...Read More »
In this article FMJ hears from Nick Atherton, managing director of Morphose about mergers and acquisitions in the FM industry. With questions still hovering over the national economy how do people in the facilities sector know when the time is ...Read More »