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  • Hospitality Action scores at Wembley

    By Vending International on August 1, 2007

    On the 21st June, Hospitality Action, the industry Benevolent organisation ‘kicked off’ an exciting Question of Support event at the new Wembley Stadium and raised over £82,000 for the charity. Question of Support is a new event in the...

  • Rising interest rates: ‘A cloud with a silver lining’

    By Vending International on August 1, 2007

    Rising interest rates are bad news for homeowners – but they could be a lifesaver for some businesses, according to leading commercial analysts Plimsoll Publishing.“Our research shows a third of UK Automatic Vending companies are in more debt than...

  • In Cup Plus expands with new factory

    In Cup Plus expands with new factory

    By Vending International on August 1, 2007

    In Cup Plus, the company behind the revolutionary drinks vending system, is expanding its London based manufacturing facility fourfold to cope with increased demands. The company makes the highly acclaimed Xen-550 drinks vending system which delivers quality drinks through...

  • In Brief…

    By Vending International on August 1, 2007

    AG Barr launches £1m advertising campaign for its Strathmore spring water brand to increase consumer appeal. Ethics and environment focus for ‘Sustainable growth’ Global Bottled Water Congress on 12-14 September 2007. Britvic, Cadbury Schweppes, Coca-Cola Enterprises, Dairy Crest and...

  • Golf President Peter Wilkes

    Golf President Peter Wilkes

    By Vending International on August 1, 2007

    Peter Wilkes of Wilkes Vending Services Ltd has been elected National President of the Year 2007, of the Plastic Industry’s Golf Society. The Society has been in existence for 74 years with sections covering the whole of the UK....

  • Tetley Brand Manager OOH

    Tetley Brand Manager OOH

    By Vending International on August 1, 2007

    Tetley, the Nation’s favourite tea, is pleased to announce the appointment of Hamish Clarke as their new Brand Manager for Out Of Home. From South Africa, Hamish joins Tetley after previous roles with British American Tobacco and Cadbury and...

  • CMS appoints Technical Training Manager to boost customer service

    CMS appoints Technical Training Manager to boost customer service

    By Vending International on August 1, 2007

    Crane Merchandising Systems (CMS) has appointed Clive Gazzard to the position of Technical Training Manager. Having previously held senior technical roles at CMS and Stentorfield, Clive joins the business from Wittern Ltd.An important part of Clive’s role will be...

  • New Marketing Manager for Hotelympia 2008

    New Marketing Manager for Hotelympia 2008

    By Vending International on August 1, 2007

    Fresh RM, the exhibition company with an extensive portfolio of shows including Hotelympia, Hospitality and ScotHot, is pleased to announce the appointment of its new Marketing Manager, Jon Squire. Jon joins Fresh RM with an extensive knowledge and experience...