LONDON, July 3 /PRNewswire/ --
- Regus responds to huge demand for flexible workspace solutions from burgeoning
Regus, the leading global provider of innovative workspace solutions, today
announces the launch of Regus-to-go, a range of 'office-in-a-box' solutions for
home and mobile workers. Following a highly successful trial period, Regus-to-go
will be stocked in selected WHSmith stores(1) across the country and online as
well as with Office Depot. Regus plans to add further outlets later in the year.
Roger Binks, VP Group Marketing at Regus says: The demand for flexible working
solutions is booming; we've seen a three-fold increase in sales of our mobile
product solutions since the start of 2009. We believe there is further
significant yet latent demand amongst many home and mobile workers who still
believe that high-end professional working space is cost-prohibitive. This is
the B2C2B market, consumers that want business products and services. With the
launch of Regus-to-go, it is within the reach of everyone with a great business
idea and a passion to succeed.
Toby Keir, Senior Trading Controller, WHSmith says: We're looking forward to
introducing this innovative new idea into our High Street stores and online.
Regus has spotted an opportunity to tap into the burgeoning B2C2B start-up and
home working community through a channel with which they will already be
The range will include 15 products with varying levels of access to Regus
services and facilities. The products are designed to cater to all business
needs regardless of location or budget.
Products include: Business Traveller, which gives users access to Regus Business
Lounges across the world; My Office, a fully furnished 'work-ready' office;
Virtual Office, a premium business address and telephone number with post
forwarding; and Business Start-up Kit, a bundle of Regus products including
meeting room and Business Lounge access, virtual and actual office facilities
and 1,000 pounds sterling worth of business software.
Binks adds: While the range will be very attractive to the start-up and home
working markets, we're also catering for larger enterprises with mobile
workforces in need of a comfortable and quiet place to work productively or an
occasional meeting room. Regardless of business need we have a product to suit.
Regus-to-go will retail from 9.99 pounds sterling for a week's business lounge
access to 49.99 pounds sterling for the full business start up kit.
About The Regus Group
The Regus Group (LSE: RGU) is the world's leading global provider of innovative
workspace solutions, with products and services ranging from fully equipped
offices to professional meeting rooms, business lounges and the largest network
of videoconferencing studios. Regus delivers a new way to work, whether it's
from home, on the road or from an office. Clients such as Google,
GlaxoSmithKline, and Nokia join thousands of growing small and medium businesses
that benefit from outsourcing their office and workplace needs to Regus,
allowing them to focus on their core business.
Over 400,000 clients a day benefit from Regus facilities spread across a global
footprint of 1,000 locations in 450 cities and 75 countries, which allow
individuals and companies to work wherever, however and whenever they want to.
For more information please visit: www.regus.co.uk
(1) In the 30 busiest High Street stores out of a total of 562
Nicola Waller of Lexis PR, 0207-908-6550, firstname.lastname@example.org, for The Regus