New business wins for Magenta

magenta logoMagenta Associates, the specialist communication agency for the facilities management and workplace sectors, has started 2014 with two new business wins.

Magenta will be working with consultancy Carbon Numbers to raise the company’s profile in the facilities management sector. Colchester based Carbon Numbers  helps facilities managers support their organisations through managing energy consumption and delivering a carbon management plan – reducing costs and improving carbon footprints.

The company focuses on five key services: Development of energy usage baselines; review and development of policy and budgets; review of maintenance programmes, supporting reliability centred maintenance (RCM); development of staff and supply chain engagement; and programme management and supply chain development.

Trade Interchange is a specialist provider of supplier management software solutions. The company has engaged Magenta to help it introduce the concept of supplier information management or SIM to the facilities management market.

Trade Interchange helps organisations reduce the costs, risks and complexities associated with managing a large supplier base. Its cloud-based proprietary ARCUS® platform features a suite of easily-configurable modules that are fast to deploy and simple to use. The ARCUS® eSourcing modules also underpin the fully managed eAuction service.

Founded in the UK in 2000, Trade Interchange is a privately held company with offices in London, Teesside and Sydney, Australia supporting international clients, including leading brands such as Brakes, Centerparcs, Macmillan, Morrisons, Sodexo, Whitbread and WHSmith.

Cathy Hayward