Author archive for Vending International

  • Waterlogic rewards DPD for plastic-saving tactics

    By Vending International on September 21, 2021
    Waterlogic, the designer, manufacturer, distributor and service provider of purified drinking water dispensers, has presented its Oceansaver Accolade to DPD, the express parcel delivery service. The accolade recognises organisations that have made a significant contribution and commitment to the reduction of single-use plastics that not only impact climate change, but also dangerously pollute the world’s oceans. Since 2020, DPD has provided […]
  • Worldline has unveiled its new brand identity.

    By Vending International on September 21, 2021
        The Group’s brands will be operating under one banner – Worldline – and all previous brands will now be known as Worldline. Announcing the launch of the new brand identity, Gilles Grapinet, chairman and chief executive of Worldline, said: “As a leading consolidator of the payments industry, Worldline has inherited the know-how, talent and creativity from the many […]
  • EVA annual general assembly and conference to be held in Milan

    By Vending International on September 21, 2021
                Registrations are now open for the EVA AGM and Conference “Shaping the industry for the new normal” which will take place on 21 October. Members will convene in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Milan (Italy) in one month’s time for the annual general assembly and conference of the European Vending & Coffee Service Association […]
  • Co-op launches 24-hour self-serve food offering

    By Vending International on September 20, 2021
    Convenience retailer, Co-op has launched its first food-to-go offer with its new ‘micro-supermarket’ proposition, in response to a change in shopping behaviours. The retail giant is expanding its portfolio with its first ever 24-hour self-serve, cashless micro-market at the head office for British Manufacturer and home of the iconic Henry and Hetty the Hoover, Numatic. Based at the Numatic main […]
  • UK Cadbury Dairy Milk packaging set to be made with recycled plastic

    By Vending International on September 20, 2021
    Mondelēz International has announced that Cadbury Dairy Milk made in Bournville and sold in the UK and Ireland is to be made with packaging containing up to 30% recycled plastic. Cadbury will roll out the packaging innovation on more than 28 million sharing bars in 2022. It is part of a broader global commitment by the business to reduce the […]
  • Brockmans gin in miniature – the perfect serve

    By Vending International on September 20, 2021
    Three cheers. Brockmans Gin, famed for its tactile black bottle, is launching a miniature, 5cl bottle for the first time. The bottle is an exact replica of the stylish larger bottle. You’ll find these little bottles of gin at around £4, through retailers and selected online outlets. Brockmans features dark berries:  juniper, of course, but also blueberries and blackberries together […]
  • Sad farewell to Nayax director

    By Vending International on September 20, 2021
    Nayax UK has announced the death of its technical director C-zi Patel. The company said: “C-zi, having been in the industry for many, many years was well known, and we are honoured to say, hugely liked and respected by everyone. He was a vital and integral member of the Nayax team both in the UK and globally, but more importantly, […]
  • Vendex is back after a two year absence

    By Vending International on September 10, 2021
    The vending exhibition, Vendex is back at the Centenary Pavilion, Leeds Football Stadium, Elland Road, Leeds on 10 November. Visitors will be able to see all the latest products for the vending market, all in one day at Vendex. Innovation continues to drive the industry and exhibitors are showing vending specific products aimed to enhance business/staff welfare, including table top and […]
  • Food-to-go market recovering faster than expected

    By Vending International on September 6, 2021
    In its latest channel forecasts for the food-to-go sector, IGD – providers of foresight and insight for the food and consumer goods industry – predicts that the channel will be worth £15.6bn at the end of 2021, which is 82.5% of its 2019 value. It is forecast to return to its pre-Covid levels in the second half of 2022, six […]
  • Smart vending decision makers put IoT as a priority

    By Vending International on September 6, 2021
    Global IoT connectivity specialist, Eseye, has launched its ‘2021 State of IoT Adoption: Smart Vending’ report which looks at the current challenges facing IoT decision makers in the Smart Vending sector in both the UK and USA. In 2020, the global smart vending machine market was valued at $4.6 million, with an expected annual growth rate of 10.47% until 2027. Vending machines are […]