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  • Springbank, powering the workforce

    Springbank, powering the workforce

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    World leading energy and transport organisation, ALSTOM, have signed a five-year deal with vending operator, Springbank Industries. The agreement, which runs until 2012, will provide a fully automated catering service at the company’s Rugby site, which employs 900 people....

  • NRI further strengthens Sales Team

    NRI further strengthens Sales Team

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    NRI are pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Pfeil as Eastern European Sales Manager. Michael joined NRI in April 2007, taking the number of new sales appointments to three in the last two months. This position covers all...

  • Enter the bottledwaterworld awards 2007

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    The deadline to enter the 2007 bottledwaterworld awards is fast approaching. Besides judging which packaging formats for water are the most attractive and effective as a frontline marketing tool, the categories this year also cover developments in functional and...

  • Unsalted US peanuts score highly with UK school children

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Research, co-commissioned by the American Peanut Council, and carried out across secondary schools in the UK has revealed that unsalted peanuts are extremely popular amongst teenagers. After taste trials, a staggering 95% of pupils confirmed they would buy ‘healthy’...

  • In Brief…

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    According to reports, Cadbury Schweppes is to initiate a £200m cost-cutting strategy aimed at lifting profit margins with the relocation of its central London offices. Danone Waters (UK & Ireland) is reportedly planning to spend £20m on marketing campaigns...

  • Selecta launches new website – www.selecta.co.uk

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    A broader range of information and more userfriendly aspects are just some of the features of a new, improved website which has been launched by leading UK vending services provider Selecta.The website, which has recently gone ‘live’, has been...

  • Gold Blend’s rush to the Gold Coast

    Gold Blend’s rush to the Gold Coast

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    A picture of paradise, long sandy beaches, lapping waves and the endless sunshine of the Gold Coast, could become a reality for one lucky consumer, courtesy of Nestlé FoodServices.Exclusive to the vending market, purchasers of a cup of NESCAFÉ...

  • Abbeychart expansion facilitates growth

    Abbeychart expansion facilitates growth

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    As a result of continued business success, Abbeychart, distributor of parts and consumables to the vending, water-cooling and beverage sectors, has expanded to incorporate an additional 5,500ft_ purpose-built premises. Located just 200 metres from its existing residence at Stanford...