1 October 2013
MITIE Group PLC
MITIE toasts to £38m waste and cleaning contract with Mitchells & Butlers
MITIE, the FTSE 250 strategic outsourcing company, has been awarded a £38m waste management and cleaning contract with Mitchells & Butlers, the leading operator of restaurants and pubs in the UK.
The new contract is for a three year period and builds upon MITIE's existing relationship with Mitchells & Butlers.
MITIE will provide recycling and environmental services at 1,600 restaurants and pubs all over the UK, offering Mitchells & Butlers an innovative approach to recycling and increased efficiencies. MITIE will also deliver cleaning at 650 establishments, standardising service levels across the estate.
Martyn Freeman, managing director ofMITIE's Facilities Management business, commented:
"We are delighted to be working with Mitchells & Butlers, and building on our strong relationship to provide them with our world-class environmental services.
"This important contract award demonstrates how MITIE can bring value, innovation and high quality services to clients through a strategic FM model."
Jamie Swanston, Head of Corporate and Retail Procurement at Mitchells & Butlers, highlighted why the decision was taken to award the contract to MITIE:
"MITIE demonstrated its ability to manage an estate of the scale and diversity of Mitchells &Butlers. Its innovative solution to waste management aligns with our strategy of improving our sustainable waste management performance and reducing our costs"
Mitchells & Butlers owns a portfolio of brands including Harvester, Toby Carvery, All Bar One, O'Neills's, Nicholson's, Miller & Carter, Browns and Vintage Inns.
For further information, contact Bell Pottinger:
020 7861 2499
Notes for editors
What is MITIE?
MITIE is a £2bn revenue strategic outsourcing company. We work with people who want to perform better - now and in the future. We help our clients to run more efficient and effective businesses by looking after their facilities, their energy needs and the peoplethey're responsible for. We have more than 70,000 people using their passion, knowledge and ingenuity to deliver the very best for each and every client.
We work with our clients in three ways:
+ Strategy and consultancy
+ Facilities, people and energy management
+ Service delivery including catering, cleaning, security, maintenance, landscaping and pest control.
Some take full advantage of our whole range of expertise, others may only need one aspect of what we do.
No other business in the UK offers so many of these services under one roof, delivered individually and together by people with such a strong sense of purpose.
People tell us we're spirited, imaginativeand committed.
It's all this that makes us special. It's this that makes us MITIE.
To find out more about what we do visit us at www.mitie.com