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  • Mike Saltmarsh in Europe

    Mike Saltmarsh in Europe

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Popular AVA technical consultant, Mike Saltmarsh, has been appointed Chairman of the European Vending Association’s Hygiene Committee, a role in which he will be sponsored by Mars Drinks.The Hygiene Committee draws together technical input from across Europe on a...

  • Helping to keep the workforce hydrated

    Helping to keep the workforce hydrated

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Dehydration is a major problem in the UK and is said to be the number one cause of headaches and daytime fatigue. Despite 80 percent of adults in the UK being aware of the government’s recommendation to drink two...

  • Huhtamaki launches biocoated cup

    Huhtamaki launches biocoated cup

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Packaging experts Huhtamaki have launched new, bio-coated vending cups. The ever-increasing demand for sustainable products has led the company to develop its vending range, and the new cup is not only a welcome addition to the existing range of...

  • N&W launches The Big One

    N&W launches The Big One

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    The Big One is N&W’s first extra large high street style coffee vendor, with a unique vending experience, the 12oz paper cup that offers a drink size of 250cc.Commenting on The Big One, Sales and Marketing Director, Mike Kane...

  • Hospital win for Selecta

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Leading vending services provider Selecta has been awarded a threeyear contract to provide 24-hour vending to the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. Under the terms of the deal, Selecta will supply more than 50 hot and cold beverage and...

  • New Maltesers Malty and Galaxy hot chocolate drinks

    New Maltesers Malty and Galaxy hot chocolate drinks

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Maltesers and Galaxy hot chocolate has expanded its range of drinks with the launch of Maltesers Malty and Galaxy Creamy hot chocolate which are available in 200ml packs.The launch of the new hot beverages, which can be heated in...

  • Coca-Cola launches rewards programme

    Coca-Cola launches rewards programme

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    This month sees the launch by Coca-Cola of Coke Zone, an innovative on-pack, ‘always-on’ rewards programme, aimed at teens and young adults, which will enable consumers to collect points all year round from leading brand packs. The promotion will...

  • Kraft transfers equipment and servicing to GVS

    Kraft transfers equipment and servicing to GVS

    By Vending International on March 13, 2008

    Kraft Foods Away From Home is to transfer its equipment and servicing operation to the maintenance services specialist, GVS.The new partnership enables Kraft to focus on its core business of providing quality coffee. Customers will benefit from a seamless...