New Year 'Cheers!' for Regent in Scotland
Regent's entry into Scotland's cleaning market has seen in new business
gains topped by one special new contract that made for a Happy Hogmanay!
Acquired by Regent Cleaning last year, Glasgow-based provider Precise
Cleaning Services has won the contract to clean premises operated by the
Edinburgh-based Scotch Malt Whisky Society.
Regent's new Scottish arm is to manage the day-to-day needs of the
Society's Members' Room and Restaurant in the city's Queen Street as
well as The Vaults at Leith.
Precise provides daily cleaning services throughout Scotland and the
north of England from its base and regional offices in Edinburgh,
Aberdeen and Newcastle.
In addition to its core office cleaning business, Precise also offers
specialism in IT equipment cleaning, property and grounds maintenance,
pest control, washroom and waste services.
Further contracts have been secured by Regent's Scotland operations for
Gas Measurement Services, Glasgow Ski Centre, Scott Wilson Railways,
Apex, 20/20 Opticians, Cullen Packaging, Tollcross Medical Centre,
Galliford Try, and Pollock & Cochrane.
Further information at
Issued March 2011 by
petermuir public relations
Whiteleaf Business Centre, Buckingham Industrial Park, Buckingham MK18
tel 00 44 (0) 1296 715228 Contact: Peter Muir
About Regent Cleaning
Operating from 14 UK locations with over 4500 employees, £30 million
turnover Regent Cleaning is a major supplier of cleaning to private and
public sector accounts in the commercial, leisure, healthcare and
educational sectors. Founded in 1986, the company has grown by over 20%
in the last year alone.
Recent gains include the expansion of Regent's provision to the Ministry
of Justice's Courts, the NHS BT (National Blood Service) premises, and
Matthew Boulton College. In 2008, Regent Cleaning expanded market share
and extended geographical reach with the acquisition of Birmingham-based
Exclusive Support Services, which also has offices in London, Harwich
and Manchester. In 2010, it entered the Scotland cleaning market with
the acquisition of Precise Cleaning Services, brining it a further four
regional offices. Further information at
About Samsic Group
Founded in 1986, Rennes-based Samsic fields over 40,000 employees from
200 locations on behalf of more than 10,000 clients across Europe. The
company also owns subsidiaries in Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg,
Spain and Portugal. Highly regarded for the quality of its service
professionalism, Samsic has expanded from its core cleaning offer to
undertake tasks ranging from security to recruitment and home domestic
services on behalf of a wide customer base. Further information at