Facilities Management News



Why Fix It If It Ain't Broke?

By Vixxo Management on Feb 9, 2024 1:39:55 PM | 5 minute read

by McKenzie Petersen

Topics: HVAC Cost Efficiencies Facilities Management Hidden Fees PMs

Navigating the Maintenance Maze: Unmasking Hidden Fees

By Vixxo Management on Jan 24, 2024 2:41:51 PM | 4 minute read

by Nathan Breier

Topics: Service Technicians and Coverage Facility Management Cost Efficiencies Facilities Management Hidden Fees

Keeping Cool in the 100 Days of Summer

By Vixxo Management on Jun 26, 2023 5:00:00 AM | 4 minute read

The "100 days of summer" is the time frame leading up to and running between the US Memorial and Labor Day holidays and is traditionally busy for the HVAC, Refrigeration, and Food Service/Beverage Trades. The higher temperatures directly translate into more wear and tear on equipment and building systems - and the urgency to resolve issues quickly is ramped up as foot traffic increases.

Topics: HVAC Refrigeration Trades & Equipment Beverage Equipment Facilities Management Equipment

Sustainable Retail: Creating an Eco-Friendly Store and Saving Money in the Process

By Vixxo Management on May 10, 2023 4:59:53 PM | 4 minute read

Retailers are increasingly recognizing the importance of sustainability in their operations, not only to reduce their environmental impact but also to save money and meet evolving consumer expectations. According to a report by the National Retail Federation and IBM, nearly two-thirds of consumers prefer to buy from companies with sustainable practices, and more than half are willing to pay more for sustainable products.

Topics: Retail Stores Energy Management Restaurants Facilities Management

The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Exceptional Customer Experience

By Vixxo Management on May 1, 2023 11:45:03 AM | 4 minute read

If there's one thing in common between C-store, retail, and food service, it's that customer experience is paramount. Customers are assessing your business from the moment they set foot in your establishment. How is the service? Am I comfortable? How much time will I spend here? Is this worth the price? According to Forrester research, brands saw a nearly 20% drop in customer experience in 2022, meaning customers are more likely to take their business to competitors. When the first impression is the most important, make sure it's exceptional.

Topics: Specialty Projects Signs & Lighting Customer Experience Facilities Management