The Fixx – July 2014

Interesting opportunities, news and updates for Fixxbook and ServiceChannel Contractors
July 2014
 

Business Activity in the past 30 Days


                          The numbers are growing…

          • 866 invitations were sent by national restaurant and retail brands to new contractors on Fixxbook inviting them join their private supplier networks.
          • 380 contractors completed the client compliance requirements and were approved to receive work orders.
          • 568 existing contractor companies were invited into client Private Networks.
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          • 134,672 contractor companies came up in Fixxbook search results.

 

 

Webinars



Register for our August 27 webinar on GPS – App

Proposed Topics:

  • How to best use ServiceChannel’s GPS check-in app
  • Make sure your Diverse business gets more business with Supplier Diversity Services
  • How Web Integrations Services can save you time and money

Speakers:

Eric Schechter, President, Fixxbook

Igall Buzilo, Client Success Manager, ServiceChannel

Title: GPS – App Webinar
Date: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM ET
           1:00 PM – 1:30 PM CT
           Noon – 12:30 PM MT
           11:00 AM – 11:30 AM PT

Reserve your Webinar seat now at:

register here

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

Miss the June 25 Contractor Webinar?
No worries, you can watch it anytime.

You can watch the Contractor Webinar or share it with a colleague, any time here.


PRSM Webinars

PRSM offers online webinars that are relevant to your work without having the need to step out of your office. PRSM webinars are an excellent way to keep up to date with changes and learn valuable insights that can boost performance.

A full listing of PRSM’s upcoming webinars can be found here.


NACS Webinars

NACS webinars are high-content, educational web-events addressing the topics you need to make the most of your exhibit. With live expert presentations, downloadable workbooks, interactive polls and Q&A sessions, webinars are FREE for current and prospective exhibitors.

A listing of NACS’ past webinars can be found here.

 

 

Events



See you at the PRSM Mid-Year Conference in Columbus, Ohio

Title: PRSM Mid-Year Conference
Where: Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH
Date: September 9th-11th, 2014

More info on the Mid-Year Conference can be found here.

 

 

Industry News


Primark Plans US Expansion, But Will They Succeed?
Discount fashion chain Primark has made its mark in Europe by offering fast-changing fashion at rock-bottom prices. The secret of its success: placing huge orders for top-selling items like socks, tops and jeans and passing on the savings to shoppers. That is the formula it hopes will help it crack the $200 billion U.S. market next year.
Read More.

Source: The Business of Fashion

 

Moe’s Inks 120 New Franchise Deals in First Half of 2014
Moe’s Southwest Grill signed 120 new franchise deals in the first six months of 2014, a record-breaking high for the brand. Moe’s continues its aggressive expansion this year with new restaurants being developed in significant markets, such as Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Houston, Pittsburgh, and Salt Lake City.
Read More.

Source: Quick Service Restaurant Magazine

 

 

 

ServiceChannel Features + Functions



Supplied DiversityActions from Contractor Profile

You will be able to apply actions to a PN contractor from their profile, via an actions drop down. Previously you could only apply actions from the PN contractor listing

Supplied DiversityDiverse Businesses: Make sure to get your Diverse Supplier badge

Facilities managers are looking for verified diverse suppliers. This badge indicates that your business has been verified as one of the following:

          • Minority-and-Women-Owned Enterprise (M/WBE)
          • Veteran and Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (V/DVBE)
          • Small Business Enterprises (SBE)
          • Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE)
          • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Transgender Business Enterprises (LGBTBE)

And helps FMs meet the objectives of their respective supplier diversity programs…Read More.

 

 

ServiceChannel Contractors



Become an Integrated Contractor

Eliminate redundancy, duplicate entry and human error by connecting your internal work order management system directly to ServiceChannel…Read More.

 

 

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