The Bidvest Group

Bidvest Services

Alan Fainman
Chief executive

A large and diverse division providing an extensive range of soft and hard services with a proven ability to deliver an integrated facilities management solution. It has several industry-leading brands and is South Africa's foremost provider of, amongst other, cleaning, hygiene, security, travel and aviation services, airport lounges, cargo and ground handling.


  • Anti-microbial fogging
  • Art rental
  • Chefs wear, aprons and catering products
  • Cleaning products and hand cleaners
  • Coffee consumables
  • Coffee machines
  • Cleaning rags, cloths and feather dusters
  • Deep cleaning of washroom and food environments
  • Deep cleaning products
  • Dust control wipes
  • Fabric protection
  • First aid kits
  • HACCP chemical range gloves
  • Heavy duty, high pressure steam and foam cleaning
  • Hotel, restaurant, bed, bathroom, hospital ward and theatre linen
  • Indoor plants
  • Industrial soaps, disinfectants and polish
  • Integrated pest management and flying insect control
  • Maintenance of hygiene audit standards
  • Paper products
  • Rodent control
  • Sachet packaging
  • Sanitary hygiene equipment
  • Specialised and guest laundry and dry-cleaning
  • Toothpicks
  • Washroom products
  • Water coolers and drinking water


  • Outsourced catering for all industry sectors including specialised remote site services
  • Function and events catering
  • Remote site camp establishment and management
  • Hospitality staffing for special events (eg chefs, waitrons, etc) for hospitality, corporate, entertainment industries and special events
  • Quick-service restaurants


  • Cleaning of towers, overhead piping, overhead beam structures, sky frames and skylights
  • Outsourced cleaning solutions for the commercial, retail, education, healthcare, hospitality, industrial, mining and property sectors
  • High-level cleaning, window cleaning, floor restoration and carpet maintenance
  • Mobile toilet hire for events and sports functions
  • Toilet hire for construction and industrial sites, mine surfaces and underground toilets

Facilities management

  • Professional engineering, design and draught services, architectural services
  • Project management services
  • Designing capital and operating projects
  • Property asset and portfolio management
  • Cost-saving property optimisation strategy
  • Leasing, letting, acquisitions, disposals, rental administration and utility management
  • Indoor plants/flowers services
  • Parking management
  • Furniture management
  • FM asset strategy and master planning
  • Service desk, reception and mailroom management, call centre and call logging
  • Health and safety and environmental compliance
  • HVAC systems
  • Fire protection, detection, suppressions systems
  • Mechanical and electrical installations including energy management, electrical systems, standby generator management, static and dynamic UPS
  • Lifts maintenance
  • Water systems, fountains and pumps
  • BMS and BCC centralised monitoring and surveillance
  • Performance-based, risk-managed maintenance strategy


  • Caregivers and ward hostesses

Industrial services

  • Industrial cleaning and vacuumation
  • Catalyst handling
  • Scaffolding
  • Insulation
  • High-pressure cleaning
  • Industrial painting and coatings
  • Surface preparation eg grid blasting
  • Cold cutting
  • Warehouse and distribution management
  • Road patching, pothole and road repairs


  • Construction and maintenance of landscapes, golf courses and sports turf
  • Events landscaping, vertical gardens and rooftop gardens
  • Irrigation solutions
  • Falconry/fauna management for commercial, good and beverage industries, airports and other facilities


End-to-end security solutions including
  • Integrated security and guarding services
  • Specialised mining security solutions
  • Critical security situation management
  • Intrusion detection, alarms, electric fencing
  • Access control and time and attendance
  • Remote CCTV and alarm monitoring
  • Investigation (pro-active and reactive)
  • K9 Services (detection and patrol dogs)
  • Close protection (VIP)
  • Cargo Protection and container locking services
  • Cash management solutions
  • Vehicle tracking and recovery
  • Fleet Management


  • Technical and management training
  • SETA accredited training, turnaround strategies and human resources solutions

Water treatment

  • Design, manufacturing, installation and commissioning, operations and maintenance of water treatment works
  • Design, installation and commissioning of pump stations

Aviation Services

  • Aircraft ancillary services
  • Airport boardroom facility
  • Airport lounges
  • Airport services
  • Baggage handling
  • Busing services at airports
  • Cargo sales services
  • Cleaning of aircraft
  • Excess baggage services
  • General cargo handling
  • Handling of charter flights
  • Meet and greet service at airports
  • Overnight cargo services
  • Passenger assist services
  • Passenger check-in
  • Pet lounges and transport of animals
  • Ramp handling services
  • Specialist airfreight services
  • Toilet and water services to airlines
  • Wheelchair services at airports

Travel Services

  • Business e-procurement services
  • Business travel and leisure travel
  • Corporate online booking services
  • InterContinental Hotels reservation services
  • Meeting, conference and incentive reservations
  • Online corporate travel services
  • Online leisure travel services
  • Rail booking services

Cash handling equipment

  • Air tubes
  • Casino automated cashiers
  • Coin counters/sorters/packaging solutions
  • Deposit and recycling systems
  • Mobile payments/coupon/loyalty/convenience platforms
  • Note counters/dispensers/sorters/validators
  • Point-of-sale terminals/software development and integration
  • Software solutions and integration services
  • Teller automation

Click on the brand below for further information

  • Bidvest Steiner provides a range of health and hygiene services from washroom accessory rentals to deep cleaning, dust control as well as hygiene, cleaning and office consumables. Steiner‚ clientele spans a range of industries and sectors, from industrial to mining, manufacturing to retail, healthcare to hospitality and finance. Pest control services enhance the Steiner bundle of services.

  • Bidvest Prestige is the largest leading specialist of world-class outsourced solutions in Southern Africa and Mauritius, with a professional and skilled workforce of approximately 48 000. The company specialises in contract cleaning, specialised cleaning, training, events staffing, healthcare careworkers and mobile toilet hire. This is achieved through the coordination of multiple work streams, people management processes and integrated delivery systems. The companies under the Bidvest Prestige Group are Bidvest Prestige Cleaning, Bidvest Events, Bidvest Edge and Bidvest Toilet Hire.

  • RoyalMnandi is an award-winning, specialist outsourced catering company. Experienced in various projects, RoyalMnandi provide services for clients including but not limited to the following: a cafe solution for businesses without kitchens; restaurant and canteen services; bar services, trolley services, executive dining and mass catering services.

  • Bidvest Facilities Management offers integrated facilities management and property strategy in support of their clients core businesses. At Bidvest Facilities Management, facilities and equipment are their concern and they offer optimal value to businesses is what we do best. The total integrated facilities management solutions include facilities solutions, engineering maintenance, comprehensive property management and professional services.

  • Bidvest Protea Coin provides an integrated and holistic security service that is tailored to the specific needs and requirements of its customers. Bidvest Protea Coin serves corporate, financial and tertiary institutions, retail, mining and industrial sectors, residential estates and national key points. The services provided are aviation security, canine and equestrian security, cargo protection, close protection, guarding, estate protection, fencing solutions, gaming security, international security, mining security, monitoring and reaction services, retail security, special operations and technical security solutions.

  • Bidtrack offers next generation vehicle tracking and fleet management technologies to give your family and assets the best protection possible. True satellite coverage and a nationwide network of over 7 000 GSM towers covering over one million square kilometres facilitates constant two-way communication between Bidtrack devices and its 24-hour control centre. Dedicated and elite recovery teams with nationwide helicopter support are on 24-hour standby for any emergency.

  • Global Payment Technologies (GPT) offers transaction and cash-processing solutions to the banking, gaming and retail sectors and is a distributor of leading brands of cash-handling equipment.

  • Bidvest TMS Industrial Services offers a comprehensive range of outsourced services, products, support and expertise to clients in the petrochemical, energy, oil, gas, mining, engineering and warehousing industries. The company specialises in catalyst handling, access, industrial cleaning, cold cutting, insulation and cladding, asbestos removal, concrete rehabilitation, and abrasive blasting and industrial painting.

  • Bidvest Vericon handles outsourcing of warehouse and distribution management. Vericon projects provide lifting equipment operations and specialised project beams.

  • Bidvest Velocity is a division of the Bidvest TMS Group. Bidvest Velocity uses fully legally compliant patching equipment and makes use of high-velocity technology to instantly repair potholes and other road surface defects.

  • Quinton McGeer

    Bidvest SA Water is a division of the Bidvest TMS Group. Bidvest SA Water is an advanced water treatment and environmental solutions provider,with specialised services for the mining, industrial and government sectors. Bidvest SA Water specialises in the design, construction, commissioning and the operation and maintenance of water treatment plants and offers a full range of operational contracts including technical assistance and complete outsourcing of water treatment and sanitisation projects.

  • King Pie products are known for their quality, taste, wholesomeness and value pricing. King Pie is without a doubt the biggest and most successful pie franchise with over 280 outlets in South Africa and African countries like Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Ghana and Zambia.

  • Bidvest Laundry Group has been leading the industry in total laundry solutions. Boston launderers take care of the laundry needs of the healthcare, hospitality and corporate world from uniforms to bedroom and table linen and mat rental. Montana Laundries offer on-premise laundry solutions as well as the supply and maintenance of industrial laundry equipment. First Garment Rental provide workwear rental solutions to all types of industries.

  • Quinton McGeer

    BidAir Services currently provides quality handling services, passenger handling, ramp handling, load control and operations, cleaning, and toilet and water services, to more than 25 international and domestic airlines flying into South Africa. In order to make travelling a seamless an d convenient experience, BidAir Services has introduced Bidvest Flythru, a reliable and efficient airport meet and greet service at the busiest Airports in South Africa, being OR Tambo International Airport, Cape Town International Airport and King Shaka International Airport.

  • BidAir Cargo provides comprehensive cargo handling services as well as cargo outsourcing product that has been adopted by a number of domestic and regional airlines. Bidair Cargo also offers the PetLounge, a specialist travel facility dedicated to caring for the comfort and safety of pets traveling by air.

  • Bidvest Premier Lounge is the only commercial airport lounge brand with a truly national representation. They are the oasis of comfort, relaxation and pleasure for passangers at the airport.

  • Quinton McGeer

    BidTravel provides travel management services to corporate and leisure clients through its extensive local, regional and international networks.

  • is an e-procurement solutions provider, delivering innovative solutions to industry using world-class processes and technologies.

  • Bidvest Media is an integrated sports marketing memorabilia, events company and sponsorship agency. MSCSPORTS services include, sports marketing and sponsorship sales; sponsorship and events activation and athlete management.

  • Retroviral is an innovative digital communications agency. Retroviral will customise your online communications strategy to support your business objectives. Retroviral compiles the research and have the conversations to determine what is appropriate for any brand utilising social media platforms in digital marketing.

  • Bidvest Execuflora specialises in design, installation and maintenance of indoor plants, pots, green walls and canvas picture rentals.

  • Hotel Amenities Suppliers is the leading supplier of guest amenities and accessories to the South African hospitality industry and incorporates.

  • Bidvest Steripic & Promo Sachets: Steripic has become the market leader in quality wrapped toothpicks in South Africa and services both the retail and catering markets. Promo Sachets is the largest liquid sachet contract packer in South Africa.

  • Bidvest Masterguard specialises in the protection and treatment of all fabrics, leather and wood. Bidvest Masterguard supplies a full range of products to protect, keep and safeguard furniture, leather, household appliances and wooden furniture against a full variety of stains and UV sun rays.

  • Pureau Fresh Water Company provides purified water solutions to businesses and homes across South Africa in the form of water bottles or through water coolers. Pureau has also extended their product offering to include coffee and have partnered with the best brands in South Africa and the world to offer outstanding coffee through a vast choice of one touch and vending coffee machines.

  • Bidvest Top Turf provides contracting, maintenance and irrigation landscaping services to the commercial, hospitality, industrial, residential estate, sports and golf course markets.

Chief executive: Alan Fainman
Financial director: Trevor Scruse
Commercial director: Gail Dludla
Tel: +27 (11) 519 8430

Contact us address:
Building 3 
Tuscany Office Park 
Coombe Place