The coveted supplier of the year award not only recognises Jacobs Douwe Egberts’ strategic approach to supplying vending equipment, but also its ongoing efforts to work with its customers to creatively develop their businesses allowing them to compete effectively in the marketplace. The award also acknowledged the well-known branding that Jacob Douwe Egberts provides which allows operators to offer quality assured coffee that resonates strongly with the consumer as a trusted provider.
Tony Smith, national sales manager for vending at Jacobs Douwe Egberts Professional, said: “We’re delighted to receive this award once again this year. Given that it is voted for by all members, it’s a fantastic mark of achievement for us, highlighting the consistency of our success in vending. Innovation is key at Jacobs Douwe Egberts, but it is essential to provide this alongside tailored support to each customer to ensure together we can place them ahead of their competitors.”