• Hot chocolate less sugar 

    By Vending International on November 30, 2018
    Barry Callebaut Beverages UK has added a new healthy option product to its Classic range, Chocolate Less Sugar. With approximately 70 calories less than the award-winning manufacturer’s Creem Choc product, this latest drink keeps pace with market demand, containing a reduction of refined sugar, without compromising the rich quality Hot Chocolate that Barry Callebaut is renowned for. Sales director for […]
  • European Coffee, Tea & Soft Drinks Expo gains momentum

    By Vending International on November 19, 2018
    European Coffee, Tea & Soft Drinks Expo, the show devoted to the profitable service and sales of coffee, tea and soft beverages, is set to double in size when it returns to Olympia, London on May 21st and 22nd 2019. In a world first, European Coffee, Tea & Soft Drinks Expo will be running Barista masterclasses which will showcase the […]
  • Crane Merchandising Systems launches freestanding coffee machine

    By Vending International on November 19, 2018
    Crane Merchandising Systems and a manufacturer of innovative solutions for vending machines, cashless systems, enterprise software solutions, and wireless communications, has launched CALI, a freestanding premium hot beverage machine for the European market. The machine is said to offer a superb user experience, barista-quality coffee and a stylish, durable design. CALI incorporates an Atlas H electronics board and features a […]
  • De Jong DUKE Wins FD Gazellen Award 2018

    By Vending International on November 5, 2018
    De Jong DUKE, a Dutch manufacturer of coffee-espresso equipment, has been recognised for the third year in a row as one of the fastest growing Dutch companies by the leading Dutch financial newspaper, Het Financiële Dagblad. To be nominated for the FD Gazellen Award, a company must show a minimum revenue growth of 20% for an uninterrupted period of three […]
  • Lavazza scores the perfect match

    By Vending International on October 31, 2018
    THE AUTHENTIC GLOBAL ITALIAN FAMILY COFFEE COMPANY TO SERVE EXCLUSIVELY AT ARSENAL AND LIVERPOOL FOOTBALL CLUB Vending International joined Lavazza Group at the Four Seasons Hotel, London yesterday as it announced its official coffee partner status for both Arsenal and Liverpool Football Club, uniting the excellence of authentic Italian coffee with that of English top flight football.    Over the coming […]
  • National Tea Day partners with European Coffee Expo

    By Vending International on October 23, 2018
    National Tea Day has partnered with European Coffee Expo 2019 to create tea led content to engage executives from across the hospitality industry. The partnership will see National Tea Day co-host a dedicated tea theatre within the new European Tea Expo zone for the first time.  This development is expected to boost the tea element of the event to meet […]
  • Selecta extends strategic partnership with Nestle Starbucks

    By Vending International on October 18, 2018
    Selecta Group, the unattended self-service coffee and convenience food provider, has signed a new strategic licensing agreement with Nestle Starbucks, giving it the rights to proceed to develop and operate the premium self-serve beverage concept, Starbucks on the go.   Starbucks on the go brings the authentic Starbucks experience to workplaces and customers on the go. Designed with the look and feel of a Starbucks coffeehouse, […]
  • Specialty tea and coffee reign at Tea & Coffee World Cup 2018

    By Vending International on October 1, 2018
    Tea remains the preferred cup in the United Kingdom – at least that was evident at this year’s Tea & Coffee World Cup, which was held in Birmingham, from September 3 to 5 – but the interest in and growth of specialty coffee is strong. According to the 2018 Tetley Tea Report, one in five consumers are drinking more tea […]
  • Lavazza introduces ethical range at London Fashion Week

    By Vending International on September 14, 2018
    Tierra!, a collection of organic and single origin coffee blends, sourced from communities involved with Lavazza’s global sustainability project of the same name, is making its London Fashion Week (LFW) debut this week. Lavazza, official coffee partner of LFW for the 18th year, will be fuelling attendees from multiple Tierra! themed touchpoints across the site. Established in 2002, Tierra! aims to […]
  • easyCoffee boosted by £10 million investment to expand vending

    By Vending International on July 17, 2018
    easyCoffee’s plan to roll out 800 vending machines nationally in the next year has been given a boost following a £10 million investment by Stellar Asset Management. The coffee chain – part of the ‘easy’ family of brands that includes easyJet – has enjoyed rapid growth since it launched in 2016 and recently installed its 50th vending machine in the market. […]