Industry Events

  • Vendex Midlands – a Premier League event

    By Vending International on April 18, 2019
    The presence of the Premier League Cup may have rubbed off on Vendex Midlands this year as organisers described it as another great success. Pristine new coffee machines, eye catching sweet and savoury snacks, hands-on technology and filtration, cleaning and maintenance products stood alongside each other at this one day one-stop shop vending show. Pre-registrations for the show hit an […]
  • Alastair Campbell at AVA Live

    By Vending International on April 18, 2019
    AVA Live, the vending event planned for June 14, will play host to Alastair Campbell. Best known for as former British Prime Minister Tony Blair’s spokesman, press secretary and director of communications and strategy, Alastair Campbell is described as a brilliant and forthright speaker. Known for his at times controversial commentary, Alistair is also an astute businessman and political commentator […]
  • Tee off for a good cause

    By Vending International on April 18, 2019
    The BWCA has raised more than ‘just a drop’ of money to fund clean water sources in Zambia through the charity Just a Drop. The Association and its members have already raised over £66,000 and have a thirst to raise yet more. The BWCA annual charity golf day aims to do just that.  On Thursday June 27, 2019 members and guests […]
  • Lavazza joins the European Coffee, Tea & Soft Drinks Expo Line Up

    By Vending International on April 12, 2019
    Lavazza, the Italian coffee company has signed up as an exhibitor for European Coffee, Tea & Soft Drinks Expo, the professional trade show devoted to coffee, tea and soft beverages to be held on May 21 and 22 at London’s Olympia. In addition to exhibiting at the show, Lavazza is the official coffee sponsor for the Barista Masterclasses, a new […]
  • Expert forum sets out a vision for vending 

    By Vending International on April 10, 2019
    Questions such as How will the vending industry change? Which players will dominate the vending market in the future? Where is there new business potential? and What are the industry’s coming trend themes? will be answered at euvend & coffeena 2019 to be held from May 9 to 11 in Cologne.This year the motto of the “Visions of Vending” expert […]
  • BWCA Conference 2019 delivered Insight to Change

    By Vending International on April 5, 2019
    A record number of delegates and visitors attended the British Water Cooler Association’s annual conference and trade show, themed ‘Insight to Change – learn, unlearn, & relearn’. Held on March 28, at the Nottingham Belfry, the event was a sell-out event with 130 conference delegates and 38 exhibitor stands. The keynote speaker at the conference was The Rt. Hon. the […]
  • Circus comes to town for AVS 40th birthday bash

    By Vending International on April 4, 2019
    The Associated Vending Services (AVS) Group celebrated a milestone 40th birthday by hosting a fun-filled evening of entertainment and good food at the Custard Factory in Birmingham. The AVS was established in 1979 when a small group of independent, privately owned vending companies created a members’ consortia to exchange information and ideas to benefit all. This arrangement has now endured […]
  • Vendex Midlands set for next week

    By Vending International on April 3, 2019
    Vendex Midlands returns on Tuesday, April 9 to be held at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham. Show Director Phil Reynolds says: “Vendex is an opportunity for facilities and catering managers, convenience store and forecourt owners, indeed anyone with responsibility for introducing or maintaining vending services to sample, use, touch, taste and talk about what’s hot in vending right now.” […]
  • UK water cooler market rises to £140 million

    By Vending International on March 28, 2019
    The value of the UK water cooler market has reached the £140 million mark in 2018, the British Water Cooler Association (BWCA) annual conference heard today (28 March 2019) from Zenith Global. Last year the sector topped £133 million in value. The UK cooler market in 2018 increased in terms of the total installed cooler base growth, to reach 678,000 […]
  • 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 […]