Restaurant and pub operator Mitchells & Butlers has announced a new £38m waste and cleaning contract deal with outsourcing firm Mitie.
The contract will last three years and will see Mitie providing recycling and environmental services at Mitchells & Butlers's 1,600 sites, and cleaning services at 650 venues.
Commenting on the contract, Jamie Swanston, head of corporate and retail procurement at Mitchells & Butlers, said: "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."
Mitchell & Butlers runs many of the country's top restaurant and bar chains, including Harvester, All Bar One, Browns, and Toby Carvery.