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Research reveals UK cleaning industry makes up 5% of the national workforce

New research by the British Cleaning Council (BCC) has revealed that there are approximately 1.63 million workers in the sector, making up around five per cent of the UK workforce. This total, calculated for the first time by including cleaning ...

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Manchester Cleaning Show reschedules due to Coronavirus

The Manchester Cleaning Show, which was due to take place on March 25 and 26 this year, has been postponed due to the ongoing international Coronavirus  (COVID-19) crisis. The event, which is the North of England’s premier cleaning and hygiene ...

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Cleaning & FM industry honoured at 2020 Golden Service Awards

The elite of the cleaning and FM industry were recognised at the 2020 Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards for their outstanding excellence and commitment to deliver performances that continually raise standards. Created nearly 30 years ago, the biennial event provides ...

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BCC expresses concern over proposed post-Brexit immigration rules

The British Cleaning Council (BCC) has said it is “very worried and concerned” about the “huge” possible impact of Government proposals to introduce an “Australian-style points-based” immigration system from 2021. The BCC, which is the industry body for the cleaning ...

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Golden Service Awards Sponsors shine a light on industry excellence

Created nearly 30 years ago, the Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards is today one of the most sought-after accolades in the FM and cleaning industry. As one of the industry’s most prestigious events, the Golden Service Awards provides great sponsorship ...

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ISSA appoints UK-based business development manager

Worldwide cleaning industry association, ISSA, has appointed Dennis Goodwin as its new Education and Certification Business Development Manager. Reporting to Manuela D’Agata, International Education and Certification Director, Goodwin joins ISSA’s international education and certification team, which also includes Alexandra Adams, ...

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Landmark launch to impact cleaning sector

Cleaning operators are asked to support a new era in how products are packaged to give immediate visibility of virgin plastic content in what they are buying. In a landmark move, ‘Generation Z’ children, their parents and business united on ...

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Cleaning up our act

Aaron Sagar, Account Manager at Anabas, makes the case for rewarding cleaning staff fairly for their efforts   As FM providers, we expect our clients to pay a fair contract price, which often includes multiple services, overheads and a management ...

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Churchill launches Portfolio

Independent support services provider, Churchill Group, has launched Portfolio, a high specification cleaning service for organisations who regard the workplace environment as critical to their core business. Portfolio has been designed for companies who see a direct link between their ...

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OCS’ head of cleaning appointed to BICSc Council

Yvonne Taylor, Head of Cleaning for the OCS Group UK, Ireland and Middle East has been appointed to the Council of the British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc).   BICSc operates to raise standards of education and build awareness of ...

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