• Vendmanager Datakey: making data-reading at the machine simple, fast and accurate

    By Vending International on October 9, 2017
    Following overwhelmingly positive feedback at AVEX at the NEC, and at the recent AVS Conference in Portugal, SB Software has confirmed that its latest product Vendmanager Datakey is already available for sale. Datakey allows operators to fill more machines per day, while improving accuracy and security, with meter readings extracted direct from the machine, eliminating user error. Detailed sales data […]
  • There’s more to smart pay than a mobile phone

    By Vending International on September 28, 2017
    The latest research from Vianet has revealed that people are twice as likely to use their smart phone to pay for lunch than they were a year ago. The statistic, taken from a proportionally representative panel of 2,000 consumers, echoes figures released by World Pay stating that the number of mobile transactions as a percentage of all in-store transactions has […]
  • Suzohapp is ready for new polymer £10 banknote

    By Vending International on September 14, 2017
    Suzohapp is well prepared for the new £10 banknote, which has entered circulation today. All banknote readers and recyclers, SCAN COIN and CashComplete solutions are ready to accept the new £10. The new British £10 represents the very latest in banknote technology. As it is made of polymer, it is cleaner, safer and stronger than paper notes. It joins the […]
  • Suzohapp is celebrating 20 years of Comestero change machines

    By Vending International on September 12, 2017
    This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Comestero change machine brand and Suzohapp is proud to celebrate this important milestone, the result of years spent understanding customer needs and converting them into the right solutions. This has been the foundation for the Comestero change machine success. Wilbert Bieleman, president and managing director of Suzohapp’s EMA components division, said: “The […]
  • Nayax and Paycult join forces

    By Vending International on August 4, 2017
    An agreement has been reached between Nayax and Paycult, which will provide Nayax with a direct path to large organisations implementing Paycult’s products and solutions, as Nayax’s complete cashless payment solutions can be part of Paycult’s product offerings and delivered as an integrated product. Nayax and Paycult are an ideal fit, as Nayax’s cashless payment solution offers multiple, open payment […]
  • Time hungry consumers want fast transactions

    By Vending International on July 20, 2017
    The latest research from Vianet has revealed that the number of consumers using contactless payment for lunch worth £5 or less has risen by 300% in the last year. The in-depth research, taken from a proportionally representative panel of 2,000 consumers, also revealed that 63% of people would switch to paying with contactless if it was available on a vending […]
  • Suzohapp receives the Innovation Award for cash recycling technology at ATMIA Conference

    By Vending International on June 27, 2017
    At the recent ATM and Cash Innovation Conference in London, Suzohapp took home the Silver Innovation Award for its innovative Cash Recycling Technology, thanks to Scan Coin Solutions. Walter ter Rahe, vice president of sales banking EMEA, said: “We are honored to receive this prestigious award as recognition of our ongoing dedication and commitment to the industry.” Jim Anderson, managing […]
  • Nayax installs all-in-one cashless payment reader in Italian airport

    By Vending International on May 26, 2017
    Nayax has installed VPOS, an all-in-one cashless payment reader for unattended automated machines, in Galileo Galilei Airport in Pisa, Italy. Working with Produco, the operating company, VPOS will be installed on all vending machines in the airport, with an initial 80 machines, soon to be expanded to all 200 machines. This plan ensures that ultimately over six million visitors, yearly […]
  • Withdrawal of £5 banknotes

    By Vending International on March 7, 2017
    Paper notes, featuring Elizabeth Fry on the reverse, will be withdrawn from circulation on 5 May 2017. The only £5 note that will be legal tender after this date is the polymer £5 featuring Sir Winston Churchill, which was introduced in September 2016. You can continue to spend them until this date, after which they will cease to be legal tender. […]
  • Update on the new pound coin

    By Vending International on February 22, 2017
    The Treasury and the Royal Mint have advised that after midnight on the 15 October the ‘Round Pound’ Coin will no longer be legal tender. This means that from that date, machines should not accept or give out as change old £1 coins as those coins will have been demonetised. This includes: Vending Machines Car Parking Machines Train Ticket Machines […]