• Brita maps out the impact of water on the perfect cuppa

    By Vending International on September 21, 2017
    Brita Professional has released a water map showing the water quality and mineral content for 11 major UK towns and cities, which reveals the extent of the impact water has on the consistency of tea and coffee. The water map helps operators understand their water and how it can be optimised to provide consistent quality in the cup. It was […]
  • Harrogate water goes for gold with England Hockey in three-year sponsorship deal

    By Vending International on September 4, 2017
    Harrogate Water has announced a major three-year sponsorship agreement with England and Great Britain Hockey including being the official water of the Hockey Women’s World Cup 2018, which is being hosted by England. Countries taking part in the 2018 Women’s World Cup, alongside England, represent every continent and include Argentina, Australia, China, Germany, USA and South Africa. Altogether, 16 teams […]
  • BWCA launches series of hydration fact sheets

    By Vending International on September 1, 2017
    The British Water Cooler Association (BWCA) has launched a series of hydration fact sheets called Why Water Matters… There are currently six in the series, describing Why Water Matters for… Hotels. Food service and catering workers. Children. Construction workers. Public sector workers. Salons and spas. These provide information of the hydration benefits offered by water coolers and reminding people in […]
  • BWCA to launch a series of hydration fact sheets

    By Vending International on August 7, 2017
    The British Water Cooler Association is launching a series of hydration fact sheets called Why Water Matters. The first of these fact sheets, Why Water Matters for Hotels, reminds hotel management of the benefits offered by water coolers. Why Water Matters for Hotels describes the importance of promoting healthy hydration for staff at both front and back of house. Offering […]
  • H2O expands range of IEN filters

    By Vending International on July 18, 2017
    H2O Direct has expanded its range of IEN filters with the launch of the new IEN4000 and IEN6000. These filters are welcome additions to the already hugely successful IEN2000. These Ion Exchange Resin Filters contain microfilters’ specially designed 30% by-pass system for water blending which helps prevent scale build up and keep pH levels stable. The IEN6000 has over 6000 […]
  • 4 Aces raises the stakes in water cooler market

    By Vending International on June 30, 2017
    4 Aces has reshuffled some of its key players in a bid to further raise its game in the water cooler industry while promoting key ancillary products, available to all operators and suppliers across the UK, and directing focus towards the company’s positioning as a one-stop shop. Business development manager, Matt Wood will now take on the role of managing […]
  • H2O to expand into Europe

    By Vending International on June 15, 2017
    On a recent visit to South Korea it was agreed that H2O will expand its sales operations into European markets. H2O managing director, Jim Redford, visited the country to discuss new products, market strategy and future developments with partner companies Microfilter and MCM. He said: “With both Microfilter and MCM now manufacturing some of the highest quality products in the […]
  • Britons drank 3.2billion litres of bottled water in 2016

    By Vending International on May 31, 2017
    Industry figures from Zenith Global, released by British Bottle Water Producers reveal that bottled water consumption in the UK rose to 3.2 billion litres in 2016, up from 2.9 billion litres the previous year. The UK bottled water market is now worth £2.4 billion and is largely made up of natural waters – that is natural mineral water and spring […]
  • BRITA continues support of project waterfall at London Coffee Festival

    By Vending International on May 19, 2017
    BRITA Professional has helped raise over £3,500 for charitable initiative, Project Waterfall at the recent London Coffee Festival. BRITA raised the funds by working closely with Project Waterfall to set up hydration stations which were located throughout the festival where visitors were able to help themselves to BRITA filtered water and donate to a good cause at the same time. […]
  • EDWCA launches new interactive website for members

    By Vending International on April 27, 2017
    The European Drinking Water Cooler Association’s new website has been designed to serve as a one-stop shop for new and existing members. The new website means members can benefit from a suite of news, templates and information to ensure they’re always on a firm footing. The site is a one-stop shop for anyone in the water industry seeking to keep […]