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Terminix Chooses Fixxbook to Manage National Subcontractor Network

Terminix chooses ServiceChannel’s Fixxbook Private Network software to manage their subcontractor network.

New York, NY – August 28, 2013- Terminix, the largest pest control company in the world, has selected the Fixxbook Private Network software as a service (SaaS) application to source, credential and manage compliance of their subcontractors nationwide. Terminix, a ServiceChannel enabled contractor, operates in 45 states in the U.S. and 14 countries around the world.

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Terminix operates in 45 U.S. states and 14 countries worldwide.

“In today’s highly regulated world of Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, along with a competitive market, national service companies are saddled with a significant administrative burden and high costs associated with capturing and monitoring their subcontractors’ business information and credentials.” says Eric Schechter, VP Contractor Services at ServiceChannel and President of Fixxbook, “We’re excited that Terminix has chosen Fixxbook Private Network to streamline and simplify the process of collecting, exchanging and keeping this important information current.” Read more.

Fixxbook Reaches 35,000 Registered Companies

New York, NY – Fixxbook, the online commercial contractor directory by ServiceChannel, the market leader in facilities management/contractor collaboration, has registered 35,000 contracting companies spanning virtually every trade in the U.S.

mcn_badge“We’re proud to reach this important milestone on the road to providing our industry with unparalleled access to quality people, partners and information.” said Fixxbook president, Eric Schechter, “35,000 company profiles representing hundreds of thousands of tradesmen is proof that Fixxbook is the place to find and to be found.” Read more.

MCN Launches to Help Companies Find Minority-Owned Contractors

Dallas/Fort Worth, TX – The Minority Contractor Network (MCN), a B2B web service aimed at connecting verified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) with new business opportunities from the retail, restaurant and hospitality sectors launched today, using Fixxbook® as it’s core software platform. Read more.

NECA Announces Alliance with Fixxbook to Market Membership

Bethesda, MD – The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) has announced a new alliance with Fixxbook to provide value to their contractor members including increased exposure to more service and maintenance revenue opportunities. Read more.

ServiceChannel Relaunches Fixxbook Website with New Look and Enhanced Functionality

New York City, NY – ServiceChannel Inc. has relaunched its Fixxbook website with a fresh new design and enhanced functionality. Developed by Fixxbook’€™s experienced production and marketing teams, along with Path Interactive, the new website embodies the company’s commitment to modern web design while expanding the product’€™s capabilities, which has made Fixxbook the leading commercial contractor management service provider for the facilities management industry. Read more.

Dan Farmer Appointed Strategic Director of Business Development for Fixxbook

Albertson, NY€“ Fixxbook, a technology company that provides a web platform and community for credentialing and management of commercial contractors by facilities managers, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Farmer, CFSP as its new Strategic Director of Business Development. Mr. Farmer’€™s responsibilities will include identifying and developing new partnerships and industry-specific offerings as well as managing the Company’€™s mentoring and educational programs. He will also be assisting the Fixxbook Sales & Marketing team with the roll out of Private Network, while continuing to build on its ever-expanding international contractor database. Read more.

Heritage€“ One of the Largest Independent Distributors of Commercial Kitchen Equipment Replacement Parts and Accessories in the Food Service Industry, Partners with Fixxbook

Will provide Fixxbook contractor community with instant access to over $9 million in O.E.M. replacement parts inventory across more then 600 kitchen equipment manufacturer lines.

NEW YORK, NY -“ Fixxbook, the web’s fastest growing online contractor marketplace, has partnered with Heritage Food Service Group Inc. Fixxbook provides retail and restaurants facilities managers with a variety of web-based tools to procure, manage and ensure compliance of commercial contractors. There are currently over 25,000 contractors listed on Fixxbook, with Cheesecake Factory, Panda Express and PF Chang’s among its clients. Read more.

Fixxbook Joins Restaurant Facility Management Association to Increase Its Commitment to the Restaurant Industry

Provides RFMA members with access to a unique online marketplace to find and manage restaurant service contractors.

New York, NY – Fixxbook, the web’€™s fastest growing online facilities management marketplace, became one of the newest members of the Restaurant Facilities Management Association (RFMA). Fixxbook provides retail and restaurants facilities managers with a variety of web-based tools to procure, manage and ensure compliance of commercial contractors. There are currently over 25,000 contractors listed on Fixxbook, with leading restaurant chains among its clients.

“We share RFMA’€™s vision to promote the advancement of the restaurant facility management professional€” says Eric Schechter, President of Fixxbook. “€œBy joining RFMA, we hope to gain valuable insights that will help us to create a more valuable toolset for the restaurant facilities industry.” Read more.