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  • The one-day vending showcase

    The one-day vending showcase

    By Vending International on April 23, 2018

    The vending trade show Vendex Midlands will be held at the National Motorcycle Museum in, Birmingham tomorrow. Exhibition space is sold out and a range of exhibitors will be present showcasing products, equipment, ingredients, new technology and innovative ideas....

  • Record operator attendance at AVA regional meeting

    Record operator attendance at AVA regional meeting

    By Vending International on April 23, 2018

    The Automatic Vending Associations Scottish Regional Meeting, held on April 19 at AG Barr in Cumbernauld, welcomed 32 attendees including a record 19 from operating companies. Those who attended had the opportunity to find out more about the AG...

  • Former AVA chairman dies

    Former AVA chairman dies

    By Vending International on April 23, 2018

    The Automatic Vending Association has announced that former chairman Ernie Johnson has died. AVA chief executive David Llewellyn said although now retired, Ernie remained a great supporter of the vending industry. He had been actively involved with the AVA...

  • New board member for AVA

    New board member for AVA

    By Vending International on April 18, 2018

    Gillian White of Crane Merchandising Systems has been elected to the Automatic Vending Association (AVA) Board in the position of Machines and Components Representative. Currently managing director Europe for Crane Merchandising Systems, based in Chippenham, Gillian has spent her...

  • Care Vending sales director calls it a day

    Care Vending sales director calls it a day

    By Vending International on April 18, 2018

    Care Vending Services sales director Graham Thompson is retiring at the end of April after 27 years in the vending industry. Graham joined the world of vending back in 1991 with Midland Vending / Midshires Group where he spent...

  • Britvic launches infused sparkling waters

    Britvic launches infused sparkling waters

    By Vending International on April 18, 2018

    With health being a major focus for many consumers, Britvic Soft Drinks has announced the launch of a new range of infused sparkling waters, offering feel-good sparkle that tastes good. Made simply with sparkling water infused with fruity flavours, Aqua...

  • New vending range of healthier snacks

    New vending range of healthier snacks

    By Vending International on April 17, 2018

    With consumers generally on the look out for healthier snacks that fuel their bodies but don’t compromise on taste, there is one option that’s now available in 22g vending packs. Eat Real’s healthier snacks are said to help operators...

  • easyCoffee looks to the future

    easyCoffee looks to the future

    By Vending International on April 17, 2018

    Following a successful pilot stage and eight store openings across the UK, easyCoffee is looking to raise a further £3 million to support its continued growth in the coffee shop and vending sectors. Part of the easyGroup family of...