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  • The Vendies 2022: Introducing the winners

    The Vendies 2022: Introducing the winners

    By Vending International on June 13, 2022

                Professionals from across the vending industry attended The Vendies 2022 ceremony on Thursday 9 June to celebrate as the best innovations and individual achievements were recognised and rewarded. The gala event was held...

  • Signs of recovery as vending industry reports year-on-year growth

    Signs of recovery as vending industry reports year-on-year growth

    By Vending International on June 23, 2022

    The vending industry is showing signs of a post-pandemic recovery, with 16% growth reported in the sector from 2020 to 2021, new research from the Vending & Automated Retail Association (AVA) has found. The findings from the AVA’s annual...

  • New Deputy Chairman for the WHA

    New Deputy Chairman for the WHA

    By Vending International on June 23, 2022

    The Water Dispenser & Hydration Association (WHA) has announced the appointment of Mark Cross as its deputy chairman, with immediate effect. Mark Cross is sales & marketing director at Waterlogic GB and managing director at MIW Water Cooler Experts and...

  • Rethinking the office coffee experience

    Rethinking the office coffee experience

    By Vending International on June 23, 2022

    International design and innovation studio CRA-Carlo Ratti Associati and coffee vending machine manufacturer Rhea, along with architect Italo Rota, have unveiled a new coffee experience concept. The Coffee Landscape is a composite coffee station for offices that transforms coffee...

  • RFID-enabled micro stores

    By Vending International on June 13, 2022

    Selfly Store has expanded its range of RFID-enabled micro stores designed for contactless on-the-go purchasing. Selfly Store enables hotels, offices, and other venues to offer meals and snacks in a cost-efficient way as the intelligent cabinets are unmanned and...

  •  Selecta Group achieves double-digit growth in q1 2022

    By Vending International on June 13, 2022

    Announcing its results for the first quarter of 2022, Selecta Group, the Swiss-based Foodtech specialist with a distribution network in Europe, has recorded strong double-digit growth of 16.7% compared to 2021. Highlights of its results include: Group sales of...

  • InnoBev winners announced

    By Vending International on June 13, 2022

    The winners of the 2022 InnoBev Awards were announced on 10 May in an awards ceremony during the 2022 UK Soft Drinks Conference in London and online. Organised by the food and drink experts Zenith Global with support from...

  • EVEX returns at Venditalia

    EVEX returns at Venditalia

    By Vending International on June 13, 2022

    EVEX, the European Vending Experience, returned this year from 11-14 May with a new format as a specific zone inside the Venditalia trade show. The EVEX area at Venditalia was designed at conception to be an interactive and insightful...