Fit-out specialist ISG predicted an upturn in the London fit-out market for 2010 in a trading update last week

But it added that activity in its regional contracting businesses was likely to fall. Roy Dantzic, the firm’s chairman, said: “Allocations for the calendar year 2010 under the framework agreements with our food and banking retail customers are strong.” The group’s current order book is £755m (June 2009: £822m), of which £500m is for delivery in the current financial year and £240m in the next one.