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Top trends set to disrupt the education space

Sodexo has released its 2018 Sodexo University Trends Report: Five Trends Set to Impact the Student Journey and Campus. Drawing on insight from a panel of leading higher education experts as well as Sodexo’s experience providing services to 700 universities ...

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Keeping students safe at university

University campus buildings and student accommodation facilities are complex infrastructures. With so many security requirements, it can be difficult for facility managers to keep on top of them all and the challenges they impose. Andrew Shaw, Architectural Consultant for Allegion ...

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Sodexo appointed catering partner at Trinity College Dublin

Sodexo has won a contract worth €1 million a year with Trinity College Dublin. With over 17,000 students, the university has a distinguished reputation for teaching and research excellence, and is the the highest ranked university in Ireland, according to the ...

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Sodexo scores a first in Irish University catering deal

Sodexo has been awarded its first Irish university catering contract with NUI Galway, one of Ireland’s oldest and largest universities. The deal which is worth €2 million annually, will see Sodexo deliver a range of bespoke catering services to the ...

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Derwent FM wins £4.3m LaSalle deal

Derwent FM has been awarded a five-year contract to provide facilities management services for LaSalle Investment Management on three of its client’s student accommodation assets. The deal worth almost £4.3 million will see the national provider deliver hard and soft ...

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Aramark is top of the class with three university Food for Life Catering Marks

Food, facilities management and uniform services provider Aramark has been awarded the coveted Bronze Food for Life Catering Mark at three of its higher education accounts, meaning that the company has now achieved the accolade for more universities than any other ...

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AUDE appoints new chairman

The Association for Directors of Estates (AUDE) has today announced the appointment of Andrew Burgess as chairman. Burgess, who is the deputy chief operating officer at Loughborough University, was appointed to the one-year role at the body’s AGM, which took ...

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Study shows ‘clear link’ between facilities and students’ choice of University

More than three-quarters* (77%) of students in a recent online poll said that the facilities available at their prospective university played a ‘key’ role in them choosing it. The only factor marginally more important than the facilities was the course ...

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Student facility expectations rise with increase in fees

With the sharp rise in university fees, student expectations of the services and credentials of a university have risen, according to the results of a representative survey of over 140 universities and 2,000 students throughout the United Kingdom. In addition, ...

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Aberdeen university contract extension adds up for Aramark

Contract caterer, Aramark has retained and expanded its contract with Robert Gordon University (RGU), after the opening of the university’s new Riverside East building (pictured above), at its campus in Aberdeen. Under the renewed contract, which will run until 2019, Aramark will provide ...

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