DALLAS. - Thursday, May 15th 2014 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE) Regus, the global workplace provider, has opened its 2,000th global location. The continued growth of its network illustrates the strength of global demand for more flexible and less fixed working.
Mark Dixon, Group CEO and founder, Regus plc: “We continue to grow our network in response to strong customer demand, underpinned by the ongoing move to flexible working. It’s no surprise that our 2,000th location is in the US, our largest market and also the one where we continue to see huge potential.”
Based on recent Regus global research, more than a third (34%) of global businesses want to shed their fixed office space this year. By switching to more flexible ways of working, they’re reducing fixed overheads on property and enjoying productivity benefits from smarter HR practices. Millions of businesses across 102 countries are now using the Regus network to reap these benefits.
By offering a global alternative to old-fashioned fixed workplaces, Regus’ unparalleled network of flexible workspaces enables firms to give staff more choice over where, when and how they work – whether they’re doing their job in Europe, the Americas, Asia or Africa. Globally, 75% of business executives believe flexible working practices lead directly to higher productivity, shows Regus research.
Regus’ 2000th centre is at 1434 Spruce Street, in Boulder, Colorado, in the USA. Regus continues to expand into new markets like Boulder, with a strong start-up community and a high number of home-based workers – two groups that, all over the world, are embracing the use of flexible workplaces and coworking spaces. The Regus network offers these groups instant access to professional facilities (at home or abroad); scalable workspace with no upfront capital or expensive long-term lease; and an opportunity to make new contacts and win new business.
Regus is the global provider of workplaces, with products and services ranging from fully equipped offices to professional meeting rooms, business lounges. Over 1.5 million customers a day benefit from Regus facilities across 2,000 locations in 600 cities and 102 countries. Regus was founded in Brussels, Belgium in 1989, headquartered in Luxembourg and listed on the London Stock Exchange.
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