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  • Walkers celebrates 70-year anniversary

    Walkers celebrates 70-year anniversary

    By Vending International on May 3, 2018

    Crisp brand Walkers is celebrating its 70th anniversary with a multi-channel campaign and limited edition flavour launch to thank the British public for their continued support. The brand has launched six limited edition flavours inspired by the nation’s favourite...

  • 4 Aces targets bespoke printed market

    4 Aces targets bespoke printed market

    By Vending International on April 30, 2018

    Packaging specialist, 4 Aces is on course to double the production of its bespoke, printed products by the end of the year following a general increase in requirement for branded cups. The company has recorded a surge in the...

  • Initiatives in recycling 

    Initiatives in recycling 

    By Vending International on April 27, 2018

    Wenlock Spring, which has been on a journey since 1989 towards a circular economy where products are used, recycled and reused again, is using recycled PET plastic (rPET) to make its entire range of plastic bottles. Director of Wenlock...

  • AAEON joins European Vending Association

    By Vending International on April 24, 2018

    AAEON, a manufacturer of advanced industrial and embedded computing platforms for Internet of Things and Industrial Internet of Things has joined the European Vending Association. AAEON offers optimised vending machine management with 24/7 global monitoring through its telemetry solutions,...

  • Record operator attendance at AVA regional meeting

    Record operator attendance at AVA regional meeting

    By Vending International on April 23, 2018

    The Automatic Vending Associations Scottish Regional Meeting, held on April 19 at AG Barr in Cumbernauld, welcomed 32 attendees including a record 19 from operating companies. Those who attended had the opportunity to find out more about the AG...

  • Former AVA chairman dies

    Former AVA chairman dies

    By Vending International on April 23, 2018

    The Automatic Vending Association has announced that former chairman Ernie Johnson has died. AVA chief executive David Llewellyn said although now retired, Ernie remained a great supporter of the vending industry. He had been actively involved with the AVA...

  • New board member for AVA

    New board member for AVA

    By Vending International on April 18, 2018

    Gillian White of Crane Merchandising Systems has been elected to the Automatic Vending Association (AVA) Board in the position of Machines and Components Representative. Currently managing director Europe for Crane Merchandising Systems, based in Chippenham, Gillian has spent her...

  • Care Vending sales director calls it a day

    Care Vending sales director calls it a day

    By Vending International on April 18, 2018

    Care Vending Services sales director Graham Thompson is retiring at the end of April after 27 years in the vending industry. Graham joined the world of vending back in 1991 with Midland Vending / Midshires Group where he spent...