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  • Heart of England fine foods makes a meal of healthy eating

    Heart of England fine foods makes a meal of healthy eating

    By Vending International on November 14, 2007

    With the reduction in the number of children now eating school meals announced on 3 October by Ofsted, not for profit regional food group, Heart of England fine foods (HEFF) is driving a pioneering solution which meets the needs...

  • Westomatic Vending Services win AVS Supplier of the Year Award 2007

    By Vending International on November 14, 2007

    Westomatic, have again been awarded ‘Equipment Supplier Of The Year’ by the 24 member companies of AVS, a major national network of vending operators. The AVS awards recognise excellence in machine manufacturing, ingredient and commodity supply.Brian Tustain, AVS Chief...

  • In Brief…

    By Vending International on November 14, 2007

    Nearly three times as many additive and preservative free products have been launched in the UK so far in 2007 compared with any other European country.UK’s Innocent Drinks says it is to become the first beverage firm to use...

  • AVS baby has new Uncles

    AVS baby has new Uncles

    By Vending International on November 14, 2007

    Visitor to a recent AVS Board Meeting held in September was baby Jacob Chapman, two month old son of AVS General Manager Karen Chapman and her husband, David. Jacob was born on 28th July and launched into the world...

  • Northbridge Vending joins AVS

    Northbridge Vending joins AVS

    By Vending International on November 14, 2007

    Northbridge Vending Co Ltd of Burnley, Lancashire have joined the membership of Associated Vending Services Ltd (AVS) with effect from 1st October 2007. Managing Director of Northbridge Vending, Craig Holt, commented, “Over the years, we have got to know...

  • VMC celebrates HID award

    VMC celebrates HID award

    By Vending International on November 14, 2007

    Cashless payment specialists, VMC have been awarded HID Advanced Connect partner status. The trophy was presented by Debra Spitler, HID Global’s executive vice president at a dinner held at the Hilton Hotel, Stansted.VMC are the first company to integrate...

  • Three-year Canterbury College deal for Selecta

    By Vending International on November 14, 2007

    Leading UK vending services provider Selecta has been awarded a three-year contract worth more than £66,500 to provide vending services to Canterbury College in Kent.Under the terms of the deal, Selecta will provide 13 cold beverage and snack vending...

  • Müller Dairy UK signs up for Carbon Trust Scheme

    By Vending International on November 14, 2007

    Müller® Dairy UK has become the first dairy company in the UK to join the Carbon Trust initiative which measures the carbon footprint of a product or service and identifies areas where carbon emissions can be reduced. The Carbon...