A new white book from global facilities services provider ISS and the Copenhagen Institute of Future Studies (CIFS) examines future trends in outsourcing and perspectives for facility management (FM).
It points towards a shift in strategy - outsourcing is no longer merely a cost exercise, but a strategic element creating increased innovation
Sealed Air's Diversey Care division has achieved CE Marking for its TASKI Intellibot SWINGOBOT 1650 machine.
This robotic scrubber dryer is already working with customers in the UK, Benelux, Scandinavia, France, Spain and Germany - where global facilities provider ISS has purchased three units for evaluation ahead of a possible worldwide
A leading Netherlands ambulance service has been slammed for hygiene concerns just a few short weeks after a survey revealed the Dutch to be Europe's most negligent hand-washers.
Companies with the most diverse management teams have an operating profit margin of 12.6 percentage points more than the companies with the least diverse management teams. That's according to new research conducted by global facilities services provider ISS and consultancy firm proacteur based on data from PwC.
The study is based on data from
Floors, carpets and even tap water create more airborne bacteria in our homes than the toilet. That's according to a new report from scientists in the US.
The team from the University of California took their equipment to 29 homes in the San Francisco area and mapped out exactly where airborne microbes were coming from. Floors and carpets came
The Building Futures Group (BFG) in the UK - founded in 2013 following the merger of Asset Skills, the Facilities Management Association (FMA) and the Cleaning & Support Services Association (CSSA) - has ceased trading.
Although the CSSA later withdrew from the merger, the BFG continued to provide training and membership services to the UK's