In May 2019, Initial acquired Rapid Washrooms, an innovative UK-based Digital Hygiene business, strengthening our range of products and providing smarter digital hygiene solutions for our customers.
Rapid Washrooms has combined award-winning British design with cutting-edge technology to produce a range of contemporary smart washroom products tailored for heavy-footfall commercial washrooms. Their cost-effective innovation has helped businesses improve hygiene while enhancing customer experiences and washroom standards.
"Our Rapid Smart Hygiene washroom solutions record key statistical data, which can be analysed to reveal patterns, trends, and associations relating to product and human behaviours, helping you become more efficient and able to provide the best possible user experience."
Edward Lymn, Head of Digital Hygiene Development, Rentokil Initial
Initial has always prided itself on offering solutions that are tailored to meet the exact needs of our customers while delivering leading innovations and the highest levels of service. With Rapid Washrooms now on board we have the perfect combination and we’re able to complement our existing range of hygiene products with digitally enhanced smart hygiene solutions.
Award-winning British design
In 2017, Rapid Washrooms delighted the judges at the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Awards with a product that “helped to solve the client's issues and the customer's issues, and allows for further innovation, improvement and evolution”, winning the award for New Product and Service 2017.