Industry Events

  • EVEX 2017 registration website launched

    By Vending International on July 5, 2017
    Registration has now opened for EVEX 2017, which will be held on November 23 and 24 in Rome, Italy. The European Vending Experience aims to once again bring together all sectors of the vending and office coffee services industry, offering participants a range of unique networking opportunities, cultural activities, an Operators’ Forum and a commercial exhibition. EVEX 2017, incorporating the […]
  • The Vendies 2017: Winners revealed!

    By Vending International on June 29, 2017
    Last night the very best within the vending and water industries descended on London’s Millennium Gloucester Hotel for The Vendies 2017. Organised by Datateam Business Media, The Vendies – formally known as the Vending Industry Awards – is the prestigious awards programme designed to recognise and reward the success, innovation and technology of companies and individuals within the vending and […]
  • The hosts for The Vendies are announced

    By Vending International on June 20, 2017
    The Vendies is fast approaching, and those within the vending and water industries are preparing to gather at London’s Millennium Gloucester Hotel on Wednesday, June 28 for an evening of celebration. For one night only ‘The Voice of the Balls’ will become the voice of the industry, as the winners at the vending industry’s answer to the Oscars will be […]
  • Ferrero signs up to exhibit at AVEX for the first time

    By Vending International on June 7, 2017
    International chocolate giant Ferrero has signed up to exhibit at AVEX 2017 for the first time. Kinder Bueno is one of the company’s biggest brands in growth, and the classic version of the chocolate bar is currently number two on the adult confectionery count line. It is Ferrero’s determination to make Kinder Bueno number one that has drawn the company […]
  • Your time is up! Vendies 2017 shortlist announced

    By Vending International on June 7, 2017
    The Vendies is just around the corner and the shining stars of the vending and water industry are preparing to gather at London’s Millennium Gloucester Hotel on Wednesday, June 28 to celebrate the successes of the past 12 months. Here we reveal the Vendies 2017 finalists. Supplier Online Initiative of the Year 24U, Uvenco UK Coffetek Customer Web, Coffetek Limited […]
  • Save the date for Venditalia

    By Vending International on June 1, 2017
    The 11th edition of Venditalia will take place from Wednesday, June 6 to Saturday, June 9 in Milan. As the exhibition takes place every two years, next year it will celebrate 20 years of success in the automatic vending industry. A spokesman said: “This is a symbolic goal that will provide an opportunity to photograph the transformation of vending over […]
  • AVEX announces three more speakers

    By Vending International on May 19, 2017
    The Automatic Vending Association has announced the names of three more speakers to its enhanced Speakers’ Programme for AVEX 2017. Fiona Speakman, client director of the food team at CGA Strategy, Andy Jones from the Hospital Caterers Association and Tim Nunnerley wholesale controller at Vimto, are all lined up to take to the stage at AVEX 2017. The enhanced Speakers’ […]
  • The entries are in – now it’s up to you!

    By Vending International on May 17, 2017
    Now is the time for the vending and water industry to cast their votes and decide who will be taking home a highly coveted Vendies award at this year’s ceremony. As ever there is no judging panel – those within the industry are invited to determine who should be honoured for their excellence and innovation over the past 12 months. […]
  • Visitor registration for AVEX 2017 is now open

    By Vending International on May 15, 2017
    Visitor registration for AVEX 2017, which will take place from September 12 to 13 at the NEC in Birmingham, has now opened. Visitors can register online, and for the first time via their social media accounts, making the process simple and accessible for all who wish to visit. This year’s exhibition will see many new developments, including an enhanced Speaker […]
  • UK Soft Drinks Industry Conference focuses on opportunities for healthy innovation

    By Vending International on May 15, 2017
    This year’s UK Soft Drinks Industry Conference took place on May 11 and had a strong focus on the opportunities for healthy innovation. Attendees received a full update on market and consumer trends from Kantar and Zenith. Lucozade Ribena Suntory shared insights on reformulation, while health and sustainability was debated by speakers from Bristol University, INCPEN, Coca-Cola and the British […]