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BIFM news

Catering - It's all in the mix! - BIFM South Region CPD event

The BIFM South Regions July event on Catering attracted nearly forty members to visit British America Tobacco's (BAT) prestigious premises in Southampton.

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30-07-15 Nominate a Lifetime Achiever by Friday 31 July
29-07-15 All about FM! Scotland conference
29-07-15 BIFM Ireland FM Summit 20 November 2015
28-07-15 Keep on Moving: A Look Inside the Removals Industry with Universal Commercial Relocation (UCR)

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Industry news from FM World

Capita reports a good start to the year

British outsourcing group Capita has stated that it expects more organic growth in 2016, after it reported a rise in profit before tax of 11 per cent in its half year results for 2015.

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30-07-15 Well-engaged disabled workers do better than other employees
30-07-15 Government's FM agreement will 'challenge' smaller suppliers
30-07-15 'People more important than cost in offices' new research states
29-07-15 Bywaters to help Thurrock recycle

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Industry analysis from FM World

In Focus: An appetite for organic growth

The interviewee: Bill Toner, group chief executive, CH&Co Group The issue: The merger of CH&Co and HCM Group

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13-07-15 Have builders been set up for a fall?
26-06-15 EU's VAT ruling could hit energy efficiency efforts
18-06-15 In Focus: Don't just dump it - repurpose it
12-06-15 Smaller support services players set to go public

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