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  • The Vendies are back – and entries are extended until 15 January

    The Vendies are back – and entries are extended until 15 January

    By Vending International on November 10, 2020

    After a period of postponement, The Vendies – the leading scheme for the recognition of excellence in the vending industry – are back to honour forward-thinking companies, innovative products and inspirational professionals from across the sector. While proceedings were...

  • From Farm to Foam – Sustainably sourced semi-skimmed milk powder from Caprimo®

    From Farm to Foam – Sustainably sourced semi-skimmed milk powder from Caprimo®

    By Vending International on October 27, 2020

    Barry Callebaut Beverages has launched a new semi-skimmed milk powder under the Caprimo® brand. The easy-to-use powder has an indulgent, creamy texture that delivers an outstanding, stable foam. With 1.5% fat for a superior taste of fresh milk, the...

  • AVA launches Jobs Page

    AVA launches Jobs Page

    By Vending International on November 23, 2020

    The Automatic Vending Association (AVA) has launched a temporary free Jobs Page for its members, which will run during COVID-19 crisis. AVA chief executive David Llewellyn said: “With the impact of COVID-19 and many businesses having to restructure, there...

  • Rhea Vendors opens first Asian branch

    Rhea Vendors opens first Asian branch

    By Vending International on November 20, 2020

    Rhea Vendors Group, producer of tailor-made vending machines and ambassador of coffee culture in 90 countries, has announced its first branch in Asia. Rhea China, which joins the 11 branches already present in Europe and South America, is headquartered...

  • Venditalia rescheduled to May 2022

    Venditalia rescheduled to May 2022

    By Vending International on November 19, 2020

    Venditalia, the international vending fair, has decided to reschedule the event for May 2022 in light of the ongoing and unpredictable scenario with regards to the pandemic. Venditalia 2020 was initially postponed until 10-13 March next year. The success...

  • Grab a rosemary or basil plant from a vending machine

    Grab a rosemary or basil plant from a vending machine

    By Vending International on November 18, 2020

    Masters students from Wageningen University in the Netherlands are in contention to win an innovation contest between the country’s four technical universities with their FarmVent – a vertical farming vending machine. While vertical farming is not new, biosystems engineering...

  • Vendex Turkey postponed to April

    Vendex Turkey postponed to April

    By Vending International on November 17, 2020

    Tureks International Fairs Co. has announced news dates for Vendex Turkey – the vending technologies and selfservice systems exhibition – which will be held on 8-10 April in Istanbul. The postponement has been announced in order to offer visitors...

  • Drinks conferences held virtually in 2021

    Drinks conferences held virtually in 2021

    By Vending International on November 16, 2020

    Zenith Global’s UK Water Drinks Conference and UK Soft Drinks Conference will be held virtually next year. The UK Water Drinks Conference is seen as one of the industry’s main forums to to debate key issues and connect with other...

  • CBD drinks market faces obstacles

    CBD drinks market faces obstacles

    By Vending International on November 11, 2020

    Zenith Global’s new report on the North American CBD Drinks Market charts its recent progress and highlights new obstacles that must now be overcome. Regional retail sales in 2020 are estimated at US$180 million, with US growth much more...

  • New research shows Brits go mad for vegan food post-lockdown

    New research shows Brits go mad for vegan food post-lockdown

    By Vending International on November 11, 2020

    New research by thortful.com has revealed just how much our attitudes towards vegan food and plant-based living has changed. thortful analysed google trends from World Vegan Day – 01/10/2015 to 28/10/2020, to reveal: • Searches for vegan food near...