Author archive for Vending International

  • Meet the vending industry movers and shakers at Vendex Midlands 2019

    By Vending International on March 19, 2019
    Vendex Midlands comes to the National Motorcycle Museum on April 9 where visitors can get an idea about the future of vending and network with key players in the industry. Previous visitors to Vendex Midlands will know that the one-day format, running from 10-4, coupled with displays and installations from some of the biggest names in vending alongside new and niche […]
  • Reverse vending at Kings Cross

    By Vending International on March 15, 2019
    A reverse vending machine designed to accept plastic bottles and aluminium cans has been unveiled at King’s Cross in central London by the UK’s leading recycling group Veolia and restaurant chain LEON. Backed by research which shows 81% of people would go out their way to deposit a bottle or can, the pilot will operate for six months to encourage […]
  • Food is Great campaign to showcase British export stories at IFE 2019 

    By Vending International on March 15, 2019
     Visitors to the International Food & Drink Event (IFE) 2019 are being invited on a journey through some of the UK’s finest food and drink. As part of the Food is GREAT campaign, Defra will showcase the heritage and exporting experiences of leading food and drink brands through an experiential Taste & Tales Wall – complete with samples, infused cocktails, […]
  • China VMF 2019 ends on a high note

    By Vending International on March 15, 2019
    The 7th China Int’l Vending Machines & Self-service Facilities Fair (China VMF 2019) welcomed 41,000 visitors to the China Import & Export Fair Complex when it was held from February 25 to 2 7. The show, a concentrated display of the latest progress in the vending industry, was supported by 458 exhibitors (up by 52.6%), including nearly 100 first-timers, in […]
  • Noodle Kiosk launches in Elephant and Castle

    By Vending International on March 15, 2019
    Mr Lee’s Pure Foods Co, known for its “No Worries, Eat Happy” food and tech brand is causing a stir in the convenience food and ready meals sector by launching their award-winning Noodle Kiosk at the SafeStay in Elephant and Castle in London, following its initial launch at Huddersfield University last year. CEO Damien Lee and his team are providing […]
  • ‘A critical appointment’ at Vianet Smart Machines/Vendman

    By Vending International on March 6, 2019
    Jo Vinton-Bulwinkel has joined Vianet Smart Machines / Vendman as head of customer experience in an appointment the company views as ’critical’ to its ambitious growth plans. Jo has joined from Firstsource Solutions UK Ltd where, within the space of two years, she progressed from operations manager to process excellence manager and ultimately client director. She already has a number […]
  • The Lyons Share: Signature Freeze Dried Coffee now available through ARN

    By Vending International on March 4, 2019
    Lyons Instant Coffee has launched its Signature Freeze Dried Coffee into the vending and OCS markets. Lyons are partnering with vending’s leading wholesaler, Automatic Retailing Northern, (ARN), to supply the growing number of vending operators nationwide that are already using the product and to make it easier for new customers to share in the spoils of the Signature taste revolution. […]
  • Nayax’s Monyx Wallet app includes Visa’s new suite of sensory branding cues

    By Vending International on March 3, 2019
    Nayax, the award-winning provider of cashless payments and telemetry solutions, is the first partner to integrate Visa’s suite of sensory branding cues globally in its latest version of its mobile payment application. Monyx Wallet was created by Nayax to enable digital payments at unattended automated machines and facilitate consumer engagement. Monyx Wallet users in 21 countries will be among the first […]
  • Roastery masterclass live at European Coffee, Tea & Soft Drinks Expo

    By Vending International on March 3, 2019
    European Coffee, Tea & Soft Drinks Expo, the trade show devoted to the profitable service and sales of coffee, tea and soft beverages is launching a live coffee roasting evebt when it returns to Olympia, London on May 21st and 22nd. Visitors will be able to see coffee roasting on a Diedrich machine by the best roasters in the industry […]
  • Fillbee makes the final

    By Vending International on March 3, 2019
    DS Smith Plastics’ Fillbee is a finalist at the World Food Innovation Awards in the Best Sustainable Packaging category.   Fillbee, a ‘zero waste’ returnable beverage pack for four or six bottles, was designed to eliminate wrapping packaging for beverages, promote the reuse of bottles and improve the collection rate of cans. The retail-ready packaging encourages ease of reuse for […]