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  • Gunwharf Quays to lead the way for coffee cup recycling in Portsmouth

    Gunwharf Quays to lead the way for coffee cup recycling in Portsmouth

    By Vending International on October 19, 2018

    Launching in line with Green Great Britain Week, Gunwharf Quays is set to be the first location in Portsmouth to offer coffee cup recycling. Gunwharf Quays and Gosport based packaging manufacturer Huhtamaki have partnered up to tackle recycling used...

  • Selecta extends strategic partnership with Nestle Starbucks

    By Vending International on October 18, 2018

    Selecta Group, the unattended self-service coffee and convenience food provider, has signed a new strategic licensing agreement with Nestle Starbucks, giving it the rights to proceed to develop and operate the premium self-serve beverage concept, Starbucks on the go.   Starbucks on the go brings...

  • Digging deep for Just a Drop

    Digging deep for Just a Drop

    By Vending International on October 16, 2018

    On Sunday the 28th October 13 of Abbeychart’s bravest are taking part in an Inflatable 5K Obstacle Run at Newbury Showground with names like ‘The Plummet’, ‘Ripple Runner’ and ‘Leap of Faith’ giving some idea of what participants are...

  • Vending under threat from proposed single use plastic tax

    By Vending International on October 16, 2018

    The Automatic Vending Association, AVA, is warning that any levy or tax on vending cups as part of the introduction of a single use plastic tax could have a severe negative impact on this successful industry. The UK’s vending...

  • New face at photobooth specialist

    By Vending International on October 16, 2018

    Apple Industries, manufacturer of FacePlace photobooths, has appointed Francois De Freitas as senior director of marketing.   Francois brings a breadth of knowledge and experience in the photobooth market gained with former employer Photo-Me International. Apple CEO Allen Weisberg...

  • Siemens Financial Services (SFS) proud to support The Vendies

    Siemens Financial Services (SFS) proud to support The Vendies

    By Vending International on October 16, 2018

    Siemens Financial Services (SFS), a leading provider of financial solutions to the vending industry, was once again a  major supporter of the 2018 Vendies. This year, SFS sponsored the Best Payment System category which recognised the best option among...

  • Business Day shines a spotlight on the water industry

    Business Day shines a spotlight on the water industry

    By Vending International on October 3, 2018

    The European Drinking Water Cooler Association (EDWCA) held its Business Day conference and exhibition at the Forest of Arden Hotel in Birmingham attended by water cooler industry experts from across the country. Speakers at the conference included Steve Gibson...

  • A triumph for the industry

    A triumph for the industry

    By Vending International on October 3, 2018

    Designed to reward the people, products and services that make the vending and water industries a success, the 2018 Vendies took place this month at the Forest of Arden Hotel & Country Club, Birmingham. This year’s event began back...