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  • Full steam ahead for vending

    Full steam ahead for vending

    By Vending International on April 17, 2008

    Abbeychart is organising a free family day on Saturday 26th April, to include a trip on the famous North Yorkshire Moors Railway steam train. Anyone involved in the vending, water, catering and food service industries, is welcome.The steam train,...

  • News in brief…

    By Vending International on April 17, 2008

    The AVA Charity Group has organised another ‘Scoring for Macmillan’ North versus South football match, to take place on Thursday 1st May at Rushden & Diamonds Football Club.Contact for pledging support, or even possibly getting a place in one...

  • Azkoyen acquires Coffetek

    By Vending International on April 17, 2008

    Azkoyen Industrial SA, a leading European manufacturer of automatic vending machines has purchased 100 per cent of the share capital of Coffetek Ltd and its subsidiary Wittern UK Ltd.Established in 1993 with its headquarters in Portishead, Bristol (UK) Coffetek...

  • Water to join vending again for AVEX

    Water to join vending again for AVEX

    By Vending International on April 17, 2008

    The members of the European Point-of-use Drinking Water Association (EPDWA or Pou Water) have decided to partner AVA again in organizing the next AVEX. To be known as ‘AVEX 2009 – International Vending and Water Exhibition’ the show will...

  • Bio-coated paper cup is a winner

    Bio-coated paper cup is a winner

    By Vending International on April 17, 2008

    Huhtamaki’s newly-launched bio-coated paper cup for hot, cold and vended drinks (VI March 2008) has scooped the ‘Disposables’ category of the Caterer and Hotelkeeper Equipment & Supplies Excellence Awards 2008.The increasing demand for sustainable products led the company to...

  • Accent on cup recovery – the next phase for Save a Cup

    Accent on cup recovery – the next phase for Save a Cup

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Save a Cup recently staged its fifth annual presentation to the industry, at its now regular venue of The Society of Chemical Industry, in London. While it doesn’t really seem five years since the first event – in The...

  • Seaga UK invests in customer service

    Seaga UK invests in customer service

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Seaga UK has appointed Rob Kelly in the role of Operations Manager, to play a key role in ensuring that the company’s business operations are efficient and effective, in line with Seaga’s expanding market share in the UK and...

  • Mat Baker is new chairman of Arena

    Mat Baker is new chairman of Arena

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Mat Baker, Country Director of P & G Professional, has taking over the chairmanship of Arena, the hospitality industry’s premier networking organisation, from Andy Kemp, who has held tenure for the last three years.At the hand-over, Andy said: “Mat...