FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
("Mears" or "the Group" or "the Company")
"Mears issued its Interim Management Statement on
· Mears continued to deliver solid trading across both core divisions in line with management expectations.
· Mears had secured new contract awards since
· Mears continued to benefit from a strong balance sheet and a strong focus on working capital management.
I am pleased to announce that the positive trends referred to in the May statement are continuing."
For further information, contact:
Andrew Smith, Finance Director Tel: +44(0)7712 866 461
Bob Holt, Chairman Tel: +44(0)7778 798 816
Alan Long, Executive Director Tel: +44(0)7979 966 453
Richard Darby, Sophie McNulty, Sophie Cowles Tel: +44(0)20 7466 5000
Notes for editors
Mears is a leading social housing repairs and maintenance service provider to Local Authorities and Registered Social Landlords in the UK and now commands a leading position in the UK Local Authorities' outsourced care market, providing personal care services to people in their own homes.
Mears employs in excess of 15,000 people and provides maintenance and repairs services to in excess of 10% of the UK social housing stock. Mears also provides care to over 20,000 service users.
This information is provided by RNS