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  • Selecta wins NI Hospitals contract

    By Vending International on September 1, 2007

    Leading vending services provider Selecta has been awarded a £200,000, 4-year contract to provide vending at the Royal Hospitals in Belfast.Under the terms of the deal, Selecta will supply 50 hot and cold beverage, snack and confectionery machines offering...

  • N&W rolls out new fleet

    N&W rolls out new fleet

    By Vending International on September 1, 2007

    N&W will now be operating its delivery service across the UK, with a brand new fleet of trucks to enhance the service provided. The fleet replaces the former group of trucks, which had been in operation for a number...

  • NRI support charity climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania

    NRI support charity climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania

    By Vending International on September 1, 2007

    When former business partner Owen MacNeil of Canada explained of his plan to climb a mountain for a good cause, it didn’t take NRI long to decide. “We take our social responsibility seriously,” explained Gary Partridge, company Marketing Director....

  • Springbank housing the coffee revolution

    By Vending International on September 1, 2007

    The rise in the number of offices looking for quality coffee solutions is driving new business for Springbank Industries, who have been awarded a contract with Weaver Vale Housing Trust (WVHT). Formed in 2002, WVHT is the largest registered...

  • Selecta Connect boosts customer care and satisfaction

    By Vending International on September 1, 2007

    UK vending services provider Selecta is seeing a steady rise in client satisfaction levels since the introduction of Selecta Connect, a telephone-based feedback performance measurement system which lets clients rate the company’s services. So far, the results have helped...

  • Advertising Standards Authority upholds Instanta complaint

    By Vending International on September 1, 2007

    Leading UK manufacturer of water boilers Instanta Ltd, has had a complaint against one of its competitors upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority (A.S.A). Instanta claimed that rival manufacturers were making misleading claims in their sales literature and advertising...

  • Industry comment

    Industry comment

    By Vending International on September 1, 2007

    Vending ‘bashing’ is rearing its head yet again. A recent TV advert for a fast food chain shows quite clearly that the machine overflows and hence coffee pouring onto the floor. Cue – Mirth and Jollity at our expense.Two...

  • Bravilor appoints specialists

    By Vending International on September 1, 2007

    Bravilor has appointed Espresso Service to provide technical support for their extensive UK distributor network. Espresso Service is the only independent service provider in the UK operating nationally and focusing solely on coffee machines. Espresso Service covers the whole...