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  • California Raisins and Harrods take healthy cooking to the children

    California Raisins and Harrods take healthy cooking to the children

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Over 300 children took part in a cooking with kids at the prestigious London store Harrods over the bank holiday period. Fiona Bird, Masterchef finalist UK, and creator of the healthy eating initiative for children Stirrin’ Stuff created various...

  • Jayne takes employee of the month at Abbeychart

    Jayne takes employee of the month at Abbeychart

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Abbeychart, supplier of parts, spares and consumables to the beverage dispensing, water and vending sectors, has awarded warehouse worker Jayne Iveson its Employee of the Year Award. Hailing from Stanford in the Vale, the mother of two has worked...

  • Student Services Group acquires 200 Vending Units from the Spring Fine Foods estate

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Student Services Group plc, the rapidly expanding provider of healthy food vending services to schools, colleges and universities, has acquired 200 vending machines selling healthy products from a subsidiary of Spring Fine Foods – a leading provider of healthy,...

  • Manchester University award Coffee Point vending contract

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Britain’s largest single-site university, has awarded national vending operator, the Coffee Point Group, a five-year contract to supply and operate high quality vending services across the university.With over 11,000 staff, and 35,000 students, Manchester University has a rich academic...

  • Logistics specialist is appointed operations director

    Logistics specialist is appointed operations director

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Waterbrands, the bottled w a t e r company that produces Harrogate Spa Water and charity brand, Thirsty Planet, has appointed James Cain (33) to the newly-created role of operations director. A specialist in logistics, James will be responsible...

  • 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...