By Vending International on March 20, 2017
    Valbrembo (Bergamo), 16 March 2017 – N&W Global Vending S.p.A. (“N&W”) has announced that it completed the acquisition of Saeco Vending S.p.A. (“Saeco”). The deal – granting the licenses to use the well-known Saeco and Gaggia brands in the professional coffee machines market – will enable N&W to grow substantially in the Office Coffee Service (OCS) segment, strengthen its Vending […]
  • Metcalfe’s skinny® launches new TV ad

    By Vending International on March 3, 2017
    Metcalfe’s skinny® popcorn is excited to announce the launch of a new television advertising campaign. The “pop it like it’s Metcalfe’s” ad is part of a fully integrated, £2m marketing programme which also incorporates digital and consumer PR activity. Metcalfe’s skinny®, the UK’s number 1 premium popcorn, is growing at an impressive rate of 11.1% year on year, ahead of […]
  • Diet Coke set to ‘Get the Gang Back Together’ with new marketing campaign

    By Vending International on March 3, 2017
    Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has unveiled its new Diet Coke ‘Get The Gang Back Together’ marketing campaign designed to appeal to the best-selling calorie-free cola brand’s[1] target audience. The campaign launches in March to support publicans’ sales of Diet Coke at a time when sugar-free soft drinks are in high demand. It has been designed to appeal to Diet Coke’s […]
  • Selecta Management names Stephen Ferguson chief operating officer

    By Vending International on December 1, 2016
    Selecta Management has announced that Stephen Ferguson has been appointed chief operating officer, reporting to David Flochel, CEO of Selecta. Ferguson will be responsible for implementing the group operational excellence strategy across regions and functions and for developing new technology and innovation strategies. “Stephen is an accomplished leader, directing large and remote operations, delivering consistent results and fostering effective collaboration across […]
  • Eau de Vie hits the streets of London

    By Vending International on August 31, 2014
    Sustainable filtered water system manufacturer, Eau de Vie, has acquired a new fleet of vans to cope with rising demand for its innovative solutions. The four new liveried vans will become a familiar site near some of the leading hospitality establishments in London as fans such as Lyle’s – the newest must-attend restaurant in Shoreditch – are added to an increasingly […]
  • Birchall Tea wins 10 accolades at 2014 Great Taste Awards

    By Vending International on August 26, 2014
    Birchall Tea has been honoured at the 2014 Great Taste Awards, the ‘Oscars’ for the speciality food & drink industry. Ten of the British tea company’s products were selected as winners, from five different award categories, including the blended tea, green tea and herbal infusion classes. Birchall’s signature Great Rift breakfast blend won a prestigious Gold Star award for the […]
  • Lifetime achievement award presented to Vivreau’s Stephen Charles at ACE Sustains 2014

    By Vending International on August 26, 2014
    Stephen Charles, Managing Director of Vivreau was presented with a lifetime achievement award in recognition of his contribution to sustainability across the hospitality sector as part of the ACE Sustains awards created by the Association of Catering Excellence (ACE). ACE Sustains was launched last year to celebrate those that stand out in the food service sector for innovation in their […]