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  • Recycling is on the rise

    Recycling is on the rise

    By Vending International on November 27, 2017

    The overall recycling rate for aluminium beverage cans in Europe has increased to a record 73%. European Aluminium considers this result an important milestone on the path towards a of target of 75% for 2025, proposed by the European...

  • Tax on single use plastic?

    By Vending International on November 24, 2017

    Plastics will be put under scrutiny as the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced plans this week to look into a tax that could help reduce the amount of single use plastic waste. During this week’s Autumn statement, Chancellor Philip...

  • Vending industry joins forces to change lives in Tanzania

    Vending industry joins forces to change lives in Tanzania

    By Vending International on November 24, 2017

     A sum of £14,000 was raised in support of children’s education charity, EdUKaid, at the Great Vending Get Together Ball held at The Haven Hotel in Sandbanks hosted by Revive Vending. This was the 7th annual ball supported by over...

  • Cocoa industry agrees on action to stop deforestation

    Cocoa industry agrees on action to stop deforestation

    By Vending International on November 22, 2017

    Top cocoa-producing countries Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana have announced Frameworks for Action with leading chocolate and cocoa companies to end deforestation and restore forest areas. Companies that have committed to the Frameworks are Barry Callebaut; Blommer Chocolate Company; Cargill...

  • Suzohapp joins forces with Nanoptix

    By Vending International on November 21, 2017

    Suzohapp has announced a partnership with Nanoptix, a global provider of technologies for the gaming, lottery, kiosk, POS and amusement markets. The new agreement involves the global distribution of all printing solutions from Nanoptix. This new partnership reflects a new...

  • Coca-Cola in Western Europe commits to sustainability

    Coca-Cola in Western Europe commits to sustainability

    By Vending International on November 21, 2017

    The Coca-Cola Company in Western Europe and Coca-Cola European Partners have launched their first ever joint Sustainability Action Plan for Western Europe, This is Forward, with new commitments on drinks packaging and society. This is Forward sets out how...

  • ‘Skinny’ popcorn wins award

    ‘Skinny’ popcorn wins award

    By Vending International on November 20, 2017

    Metcalfe’s skinny popcorn has won the ‘Best Sugar Reduction Through Reformulation’ category at the Sugar Reduction Awards which took place recently at the Royal Society in London.  Metcalfe’s skinny is a popcorn brand made for consumers seeking lighter snacking...

  • Suzohapp is a Gold sponsor for EVEX in Rome

    By Vending International on November 16, 2017

    The European vending industry will meet in Rome, Italy at EVEX 2017 on the 23rd and 24th of November for two days of educational conferences, networking, cultural activities and a commercial exhibition. This year’s EVEX will take place at...