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Directors of Nviro, Mountjoy, and Pabulum agree management buy-out of parent company, The Quarr Group

January 8th, 2018

  MBO team aiming for continued sustainable growth of support services Group The founders of The Quarr Group have agreed a Management Buy-Out (MBO) with the directors of its three subsidiaries: Nviro, Mountjoy, and Pabulum. The companies specialise in contract cleaning, building maintenance and construction, and contract catering respectively.... Read more

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The A-Z of office cleaning

April 8th, 2016

You might be surprised by how many people overlook the importance of office cleaning. However, the benefits of maintaining a workspace can extend far beyond the mere comfort of having a nice and tidy environment to operate in. Productivity and staff engagement are one of the many advantages of... Read more

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The commercial benefits of killing germs

April 4th, 2016

Cleaning a toilet can be an unpleasant task at the best of times, but one enterprising firm has invented a new type of loo doesn’t need cleaning. Airline manufacturer Boeing has found a way to use ultraviolet light to kill 99.99 per cent of germs in the toilet, disinfect... Read more

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News roundup: Business hygiene faux pas

March 24th, 2016

Any restaurant manager knows that in order to keep customers happy and avoid any unpleasant legal wrangles, drops in productivity or staff sickness, then hygiene must be a major priority. Failing to observe this simple principle can lead to loss of reputation and ultimately impact a company’s bottom line... Read more

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The grimiest places in a hotel

March 11th, 2016

Some hotels can be strangely deceptive at the best of times. On one hand, they may look extremely clean and accommodating. However, appearances may not always be what they seem. Indeed, you may be surprised to find out just how grimy your hotel is. The cleanliness of a hotel... Read more

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Preventing rodents from hijacking your property

March 4th, 2016

Filthy and unsanitary buildings are a magnet for rats. Unfortunately so are clean buildings. You see, many have the misconception that only the worst of the worst places will attract vermin. And to some extent that is true. Of course, if you have food lying around, piles of rubbish... Read more

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Why cleanliness is godliness in an office environment

March 1st, 2016

For a business in any industry, its office space is an essential part of its function. This will either be where the bulk of operations will be carried out, or at least where vital administrative activities are performed day after day. Therefore having a clean office space is essential,... Read more

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Cleaning news roundup: Toilet shame and air pollution in the UK

March 1st, 2016

Businesses that fail to clean their toilets properly are being named and shamed by a popular Instagram user. ‘Trap Advisor’ is posting images of bathrooms in restaurants online and reviewing them. It has already gained a following of 3,000 people. Terms such as "Top of the drops", "bog standard"... Read more

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Filthy bathrooms under the spotlight

February 29th, 2016

Filthy and unclean loos can have a negative impact on a company’s bottom line, according to new findings. A study published by Initial Washroom Hygiene found that many firms are not meeting minimum standards for their loos and failing to provide the correct amenities. The research showed that over... Read more

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