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Area launches dedicated service in Europe

Area, the workplace fit-out specialists within the Fourfront Group, is expanding from its UK base to become a dominant player across Europe – establishing offices in 10 cities in mainland Europe, in addition to its two existing offices in the ...

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Europe to prevent food waste in schools with SKOOL programme

Food Waste

After a successful pilot phase in three countries, Sodexo is set to deploy the International Food Waste Coalition’s first action-oriented programme, SKOOL, designed to help schools reduce food waste, exclusively across the company’s sites in Europe. The programme aims to ...

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Retrofit project launches across Europe to cut emissions from buildings

After more than a year of preparations, Green Building Councils across Europe have today (1 March) launched the world’s largest collaborative project on building renovation. The BUILD UPON project, which aims to tackle Europe’s biggest climate challenges in existing buildings, ...

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Brookfield creates global FM business

Brookfield Asset Management has reached an agreement to acquire the other 50 per cent of its Canadian and Australian facilities management (FM) businesses from Johnson Controls Inc. for approximately US$200 million. The acquisition will facilitate a merger with its wholly ...

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2014 set to be a strong year for EMEA outsourcing

The outsourcing industry in the Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) region is on course to achieve one of its strongest years in a decade according to a leading technology insights, market intelligence and advisory services company. Information Services Group ...

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Forum warns employers not to ignore workplace stress

Coinciding with this weeks’ European Health and Safety at Work Week (20-24 October), the Forum of Private Business is urging business owners not to ignore one of major health and safety risks in the workplace: stress.  Healthy Workplaces Manage Stress ...

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ISS announces profitable growth for the first half of 2014

Facilities Service Group ISS has announced profitable growth and improved margin in its Interim Results for the first six months of 2014. Reporting a revenue growth of 2.4 percent during the first half of the year, this figure is down ...

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Serco appoints Benison as CEO of its public sector division

Serco has announced the appointment of Liz Benison as the new chief executive officer for its UK & Europe, local & regional government division. Benison will take up her new position on the 1 September and will be a member of the ...

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House of Lords committee calls for urgent action on food waste

The House of Lords EU Committee has called for urgent action on food waste in Europe highlighting that at least 90 million tonnes of food is wasted across the EU each year. In its report, the committee urges action on ...

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EU work-related stress campaigned launched

The prevalence of work-related stress in Europe is very high, a recent pan-European opinion poll of 16,662 workers, from 31 countries has revealed. 51 % of workers said work-related stress was common in their workplace, while four in ten workers ...

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