Industry Events

  • Tea & Coffee World Cup 2018 to be held in the UK

    By Vending International on January 4, 2018
    The Tea & Coffee World Cup will be giving companies access to the UK tea and coffee markets for the first time when it is held at the NEC in Birmingham from September 3 to 5. After the successful 2017 show in Singapore, a survey was sent to the industry and the UK emerged as the clear winner for the […]
  • Record attendance for EVEX 2017

    By Vending International on December 1, 2017
    Over 360 participants from the European vending and OCS industry convened in Rome on November 23 and 24 for a successful European Vending Experience (EVEX 2017). The show brought a record number of key industry names together for two days of educational conferences, networking opportunities, cultural activities, a Young Operators’ Forum and a commercial exhibition. For 2017, EVEX was organised […]
  • Name change for EVA

    By Vending International on November 29, 2017
    The European Vending Association will now become known as European Vending & Coffee Service Association (EVA). Members voted on the name change at the EVA’s AGM held in Rome on November 22. The acronym ‘EVA’ as well as the association’s star logo will remain the same as they are considered to be highly recognisable by both key stakeholders and institutions […]
  • Vending industry joins forces to change lives in Tanzania

    By Vending International on November 24, 2017
     A sum of £14,000 was raised in support of children’s education charity, EdUKaid, at the Great Vending Get Together Ball held at The Haven Hotel in Sandbanks hosted by Revive Vending. This was the 7th annual ball supported by over 100 guests from the vending industry in aid of EdUKaid which provides much needed education to young children in one of […]
  • ‘Skinny’ popcorn wins award

    By Vending International on November 20, 2017
    Metcalfe’s skinny popcorn has won the ‘Best Sugar Reduction Through Reformulation’ category at the Sugar Reduction Awards which took place recently at the Royal Society in London.  Metcalfe’s skinny is a popcorn brand made for consumers seeking lighter snacking options for their cinema, at home or snacking on-the-go occasions. The award was presented to Metcalfe’s for the successful redevelopment of […]
  • 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 […]