• BWCA accepts Wight Crystal as a member

    By Vending International on January 9, 2018
    The British Water Cooler Association (BWCA)has announced that Wight Crystal has been accepted formally as a new full member of the Association. Wight Crystal is a supplier of spring water and water coolers on the Isle of Wight. Their water source at Knighton lies at the foot of chalk down-land and has been an important natural source of water for […]
  • Five million water coolers in Europe

    By Vending International on December 8, 2017
    There were 135,000 more water coolers installed across Europe in 2016, marking a 2.8% increase and taking the total to five million, according to the latest reports from the sector’s leading specialist consultancy Zenith. The number of bottled water coolers rose by 1.2% to 2.9 million. Bottled water coolers lead in both the East and West European markets, accounting for […]
  • Global bottled water award winners announced

    By Vending International on November 13, 2017
    The winners of the 2017 Global Bottled Water Awards have been announced during the 14th Global Bottled Water Congress in Barcelona. Organised by global food and drinks experts Zenith, the awards attracted more than 100 entries from 23 countries in 12 categories, demonstrating creativity, innovation, marketing, community initiative and environmental practice. The Winners Best Natural Still Water Winner: Lofoten Arctic […]
  • The Wight kind of help

    By Vending International on November 8, 2017
    Two British Water Cooler Association (BWCA) members are taking their social responsibility seriously following the  launch of the BWCA’s 5 for 5 Sustainability Pledge earlier this year. The aim of the Pledge is to encourage members in work that benefits the community and  now Waterlogic UK and Wight Crystal are leading by example. Wight Crystal is a water cooler company […]
  • MCM Express Fit parts and tubing achieve WRAS approval

    By Vending International on November 8, 2017
    H2O Direct’s MCM Express Fit parts and tubing are now WRAS approved. Although already NSF Certified to 58/61 and 372 standards, H2O Direct and MCM decided that to further ensure that their customers have the best products on the market it was essential to gain approval. For fantastic and economic, yet quality approved and certified food grade products, look no […]
  • Strathmore water to hydrate athletes at IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018

    By Vending International on November 6, 2017
    After supplying water to the IAAF World Championships London 2017 in August, Strathmore water will now supply bottled water for the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018. Athletes, officials and volunteers at the event which will be held at Arena Birmingham from March 1 to 4, will be hydrated by more than 60,000 bottles of water being supplied by the […]
  • British Water Cooler Association bags two awards

    By Vending International on November 3, 2017
    The British Water Cooler Association has won first prize in two Aqua Awards – the international awards scheme run by WaterCoolers Europe (WE). The categories BWCA entered were: Best Promotion of Health & Hydration – first prize Best Environmental Practice/Green Initiative – first prize Votes for all five categories came from a combination of the votes from the WE jury, […]
  • Harrogate Water partners 20th Century Fox for release of Murder on the Orient Express

    By Vending International on October 27, 2017
    Harrogate Water has launched a promotion with 20th Century Fox to celebrate the new star-studded movie adaptation of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express, releasing on November 3. Harrogate Spring is the official UK water partner for the movie, which is directed by and stars Sir Kenneth Branagh as Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, who needs all his investigative guile after a […]
  • 4 Aces provides perfect solution for office water bottle storage

    By Vending International on October 24, 2017
    The Aquastand is the latest addition to 4 Aces’  water cooler product range. It is an efficient water bottle storage solution which enables office and facilities managers to save space, while still providing workers with the means to get immediate access to plentiful water supplies. The modern and aesthetically pleasing design offers an improved alternative to other options and is […]
  • EDWCA presents round-up of 2017 AGM

    By Vending International on September 29, 2017
    The EDWCA held its 2017 AGM on September 12 at the NEC in Birmingham. It followed the theme of ‘new horizons’. Chairman James Anderton addressed the audience to reinforce the actions and activities that are focusing the association on its 2020 vision. He acknowledged the evolution the EDWCA has made during the last 20 years, becoming the most represented and […]