Industry Events

  • Global bottled water award winners announced

    By Vending International on November 13, 2017
    The winners of the 2017 Global Bottled Water Awards have been announced during the 14th Global Bottled Water Congress in Barcelona. Organised by global food and drinks experts Zenith, the awards attracted more than 100 entries from 23 countries in 12 categories, demonstrating creativity, innovation, marketing, community initiative and environmental practice. The Winners Best Natural Still Water Winner: Lofoten Arctic […]
  • Moscow to host VendExpo and WRS5 2018 in March

    By Vending International on November 9, 2017
    International exhibitions, VendExpo and World Retail Smart Solutions and Self-Service Systems (WRS5 2018) will join forces for a trade event showcasing vending technologies and self-service systems next year. Held from March 28 to 30 in Moscow, the event is expected to welcome nearly 80 local and international companies presenting over 150 brands of vending machines, spare parts, ingredients, payment solutions, […]
  • Get ready for Vendex North

    By Vending International on November 6, 2017
    The stage is set for Vendex North on November 7 – with more than 100 stand spaces taken and pre-registrations said to be higher than they have ever been before. Show director Phil Reynolds says: “We are so excited to open the doors to the Show at Manchester United this year, knowing we are offering both exhibitors and visitors the […]
  • Vendex North partners with BSA and EDWCA

    By Vending International on November 2, 2017
    The UK vending show, Vendex North, is working in association with the European Drinking Water Cooler Association (EDWCA) and the Beverage Service Association (BSA) for this year’s show.  This event features a new special partners’ area, Cafe Biz Expo, which features the EDWCA and BSA. Vendex North, which takes place at Manchester United Football Stadium on November 7, is now […]
  • Exhibitor registration opens for Venditalia 2018

    By Vending International on November 1, 2017
    The vending machine industry will be represented at Fieramilanocity from June 6 to 9 by Venditalia, the biggest international show in the vending industry. The event, organised by Venditalia Servizi and sponsored by Confida – Italian Vending Machine Association, represents the various product sectors of the entire vending industry chain. Venditalia is the industry’s biggest showcase at global level, boasting […]
  • AVA and EDWCA announce date of annual Christmas luncheon

    By Vending International on October 27, 2017
    The AVA and EDWCA’s 7th Annual Christmas Luncheon will take place at Merchant Taylors’ Hall in London on December 7. Previous years’ luncheons have seen AVA and EDWCA members gather together for a festive three course lunch, plenty of wine and a great networking opportunity. Jonathan Hart, chief executive of the AVA, said: “I’m delighted that we are hosting another […]
  • lunch! reports excellent turnout for 2017

    By Vending International on October 24, 2017
    lunch! enjoyed its biggest ever edition back in September, enjoying a record turnout for another successive year. Over 6,300 food-to-go operators, retailers and caterers packed the aisles at ExCeL London to see and sample the next-wave of NPD from 335 leading exhibitors. The visitor list included over 1,800 independent cafés, coffee houses, sandwich shops, bakeries and delis, who travelled from across […]
  • EVEX event details announced

    By Vending International on October 20, 2017
    The European vending and OCS industry will convene for two days in Rome, Italy for EVEX 2017 on November 23 and 24. The 2016 edition of the European Vending Experience brought many key actors of the industry (more than 280 participants) together for two days of educational conferences, networking, exciting cultural activities and a commercial exhibition. EVEX this year will be […]
  • Vendex North returns bigger and better than ever

    By Vending International on October 2, 2017
    Vendex North will take place on Tuesday, November 7 at Manchester United Stadium, Old Trafford. A huge variety of exhibitors have signed up, covering equipment, products, ingredients, services, new technology and innovative  ideas. Some 30% of this year’s exhibitors are new to vending which demonstrates just how vibrant this sector is. This year’s show has a number of exciting features […]
  • EDWCA presents round-up of 2017 AGM

    By Vending International on September 29, 2017
    The EDWCA held its 2017 AGM on September 12 at the NEC in Birmingham. It followed the theme of ‘new horizons’. Chairman James Anderton addressed the audience to reinforce the actions and activities that are focusing the association on its 2020 vision. He acknowledged the evolution the EDWCA has made during the last 20 years, becoming the most represented and […]