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  • AVA Census reveals ‘Star Turn’ segments

    By Vending International on May 1, 2007

    The Census 2006, now available from the Automatic Vending Association (AVA), gives visitors to AVEX 2007 featuring the Cooler Show (Earls Court 2, London, 24-26 April 2007) a distinct view of the vending market. The Census has provided the...

  • ScotHot 2007: The Best Yet!

    ScotHot 2007: The Best Yet!

    By Vending International on April 1, 2007

    From the 26th to the 28th February, Glasgow’s SECC became home to ScotHot – the largest event for the Scottish foodservice and hospitality industry in 2007. As Scotland’s first hospitality business-generating event of the year, ScotHot was the place...

  • Low quantity,  high quality

    Low quantity, high quality

    By Vending International on April 1, 2007

    Following the tremendous success of the previous year’s show, the second Dubai staged Dual Automation & Self-Service Show – KioskCom Middle East & Vending Middle East 2007 promised to be a glitteringly successful event. VI went along to meet...

  • New look for Cafédirect

    New look for Cafédirect

    By Vending International on April 1, 2007

    Cafédirect’s awareness will be further driven by the recent relaunch of the brand with a new visual identity. The new look includes a new corporate logo and strapline as well as a complete re-design of Cafédirect’s product range and...

  • VMC announces new directorship

    By Vending International on April 1, 2007

    Shaun Rathbone has been appointed operations director of highly successful cashless payment specialist VMC. Shaun now heads up a 15 strong operations team. Having worked in the IT industry for over 20 years, Shaun brings to the role nine...

  • Aimia Foods provides warm reception for ITV’s ‘Dancing on Ice’ studio audience

    Aimia Foods provides warm reception for ITV’s ‘Dancing on Ice’ studio audience

    By Vending International on April 1, 2007

    Aimia Foods is keeping the 400-strong studio audience for ITV’s ‘Dancing on Ice’ toasty warm in between filming segments, courtesy of its GALAXY® Instant Hot Chocolate and Nescafé coffee in-cup beverages.Richard Cooper, brand marketing manager for Aimia Foods, says:...

  • Marco appoints David Locker

    Marco appoints David Locker

    By Vending International on April 1, 2007

    Marco Beverage Systems, has announced the appointment of David Locker to the post of National Accounts Manager in the UK. David has over five years experience in the roast and ground market, most recently with Mantaya Beverage Systems. His...

  • Peter Young joins Trimco team at Phoenix Retail Services

    Peter Young joins Trimco team at Phoenix Retail Services

    By Vending International on April 1, 2007

    Phoenix Retail Services are the new UK distributors for the popular Trimco range of retail and catering refrigeration products produced in Portugal. They have announced the appointment of Peter Young as Area Sales Manager for the North of England,...