Clearabee wins Co-op contract
Over the summer we received some fantastic news with the exclusive appointment by CO OP to handle removal of bulky waste on demand across the country. Our commitment to in-house service, the environment and significant improvements to the SLA pushed us over the line and cements our position as the UK’s largest provider ‘man and van’ style rubbish removal services.
We were also featured in The Grocer, the supermarket industry magazine, which can be viewed here.
Press release below:
Birmingham, UK. 8 November 2018: Clearabee, the on-demand rubbish removal business, today announced that it has been awarded a three-year, multi-million pound contract to provide reactive waste removal services to the Co-op.
Clearabee has been appointed to handle all unplanned waste removal requirements for the Co-op’s retail and Funeralcare businesses across the United Kingdom. Clearabee will provide on-demand removal of bulky waste at the Co-op’s 2,500 retail stores and 1,000 funeral homes nationwide.
The contract is one of Clearabee’s biggest commercial deals ever with in excess of 5,000 on-demand anticipated waste collections a year. Requests will be serviced by Clearabee’s in-house team of 200 people and fleet of 90 vehicles located across the UK.
Daniel Long, founder and managing director at Clearabee, comments: “This deal further demonstrates our ability to serve major retail organisations at scale and we are delighted to have been appointed by the Co-op. Our innovative approach and nationwide reach means we can respond rapidly and efficiently to the Co-op’s waste removal requests, and cut its cost associated with removing unplanned rubbish.”
Abbie Case, Senior Contract Manager, Co-op Group Property, comments: “Co-op is delighted to be working with Clearabee, which is an innovative and dynamic company with a great service and a highly responsive team. As a well known brand in the retail industry we need to work with organisations that we can rely on, Clearabee has proven to us that it can support our business reliably, at scale and precisely when and where we need them to.”
Based in Birmingham, Clearabee is the UK’s largest on-demand rubbish removal service operating nationwide using only its own fully trained and vetted employees. It employs 200 people, operates a fleet of 90 vehicles, and provides junk clearance and rubbish removal services to thousands of domestic and commercial customers across the UK each month. Clearabee is licensed by the Environment Agency and accredited by the Contractors Health and Safety scheme. More than 90 per cent of the waste collected by Clearabee is recycled or reused and Clearabee actively chooses zero-to-landfill waste processing partners wherever possible.