Pedro Chidichimo, president of customer solutions and innovation at global cleaning solutions provider Diversey, starts a series of exclusively written articles for ECJ. In this edition, he examines the link between sustainability and profitability.
It is well known that the facility management and cleaning industry is facing challenging times. The
Italy-based high pressure cleaner manufacturer Idrobase Group saw its sales rise by 16 per cent in 2010 compared to the previous year - reaching seven million euros. The company now exports to 82 countries around the world, with countries outside Europe accounting for 58 per cent of turnover. European Union states make up 21 per cent of sales,