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  • New commercial director at ETNA Coffee Technologies

    New commercial director at ETNA Coffee Technologies

    By Vending International on June 11, 2018

    ETNA Coffee Technologies has appointed Peter Jager has as commercial director and participating member/shareholder. Peter, 45, has more than 15 years of experience in the coffee and vending machine business and the past seven years he has worked as...

  • Vending stalwart to retire

    Vending stalwart to retire

    By Vending International on June 11, 2018

    After a successful career spanning some 30 years in the coffee industry, the past 15 years at Douwe Egberts and JDE Professional, segment manager Tony Smith is retiring at the end of September.  Apart from two years working in...

  • Plastic debate taken to Number 10

    Plastic debate taken to Number 10

    By Vending International on June 8, 2018

    Harrogate Water has taken the case for recyclable plastic bottles to 10 Downing Street and warned of the unintended health consequences of demonising bottled water as ‘single use’. The company says it has intervened in the debate at the...

  • Award-winning drinks dispenser

    Award-winning drinks dispenser

    By Vending International on June 8, 2018

    The new Natura Hot’n’Cold drinks dispenser from BeviLaNatura has won a SCI Equipment Award at the Food & Hotel Asia (FHA) show. The drinks dispenser took the silver award in the Light Equipment category. With 4,000 international exhibitors from...

  • Telit meets needs of vending sector

    By Vending International on June 8, 2018

     Telit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT) has launched its new ME910C1-WW module, designed to meet the needs of multinational IoT applications such as smart metering, smart cities, asset tracking/ management, telematics, vending, retail point of...

  • Montagu Group announces acquisition

    Montagu Group announces acquisition

    By Vending International on June 1, 2018

    Just weeks after announcing the purchase of Cambridge Vending, Montagu Group has completed another major acquisition.  Montagu has bought the trade and assets of three businesses from AIM listed Uvenco UK PLC; namely Uvenco Vending, Snack-in-the-Box and Drinkmaster.  The...

  • Packaging specialist acquires cup manufacturer

    By Vending International on June 1, 2018

    Huhtamaki has acquired the a 70 per cent share of CupPrint, Europe’s specialist manufacturer of custom printed cups manufactured in short runs. The 22 million acquisition of this Irish paper cup company enhances Huhtamaki’s digitalisation capabilities. It also allows...

  • Venditalia shines spotlight on smart machines and eco-sustainability

    Venditalia shines spotlight on smart machines and eco-sustainability

    By Vending International on June 1, 2018

    The biennial European event for the vending sector, Venditalia, will be held at fieramilanocity from June 6 to 9 with 247 exhibitors from 20 countries – 68 per cent of them exhibiting for the first time. Organised by Venditalia...