The EFCI, 30 years of European services
1988 Nine national employer’s association committed to set up a European organisation of Contract Cleaning associations, aimed at:
- Being the spokesmen of the ECC authorities
- Harmonizing regulations
- Developing cooperation between their trade associations,
- Creating a community of professional interests.
This set-forth the foundation of the European Federation of Cleaning Industries (EFCI).
1998 EFCI became officially an international non-profit association under Belgian law (a.i.s.b.l.).
1999 EFCI entered into a formalised Social Dialogue in the form of a Sectoral Social Dialogue Committee together with its social partner, UNI-Europa.
2018 EFCI becomes the European Cleaning and Facility Services industry, and adopts a new image and strategy.