Hospitality serves provider Bennett Hay has answered the drive for cost efficiencies at workplaces and commercial estates by creating a concierge service integrating reception and hosting with building security.
Processing and distributing physical mail has always been a slow, labour-intensive process prone to error. But as offices and the people working in them adapt to new technologies, the back-end operations of big companies - such as office mailrooms - are ripe for disruption.
Drones are set to fly through the UK's sewers hunting down fatbergs so human workers don't have to, explained Karl Simmons, head of health and safety, security and well-being at Thames Water Utilities.
The University of London's central administration says it will work closely with the recognised trade unions and current contractors to transition facilities management staff into the university after a review of contracted services in November 2017.