Acquisitions & Appointments

  • 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 in Shanghai and will enable Rhea to participate first-hand in a fast-growing market that the company believes to be highly receptive […]
  • Selecta Group appoints new chief financial officer

    By Vending International on November 2, 2020
    Selecta Group BV, the route-based unattended self-service retailer in Europe, has appointed Philippe Gautier as chief financial officer (CFO) of the group. Philippe succeeds Andreas Schneiter, who joined the group in January 2020 as interim CFO and will step down from his role at the end of October. Philippe has significant operational and corporate finance expertise. He is an experienced […]
  • Worldline welcomes Ingenico, creating a new world-class leader in payment services

    By Vending International on November 2, 2020
    By combining forces with Ingenico, Worldline is said to become a world-class leader in payment services and joins the league of international payment leaders. Worldline is committed to operating payment solutions that enable viable economic growth and reinforce trust and security in societies. With its global footprint and its dedication to excellence, innovation and sustainability, Worldline is set to accelerate […]
  • Key appointment for WaterCare

    By Vending International on October 23, 2020
    WaterCare has announced that former commercial director at Abbeychart, Linzi Sahota-Moore, has joined the team in a new role of vending & beverage division sales manager. A WaterCare statement said that in an area where the company is looking to expand its market share, Linzi’s 20+ years’ experience and knowledge together with her standing within the industry is an ideal […]
  • Nestlé UK & Ireland to increase youth intake

    By Vending International on October 22, 2020
    Nestlé UK & Ireland is increasing the number of places available for young people in its Nestlé Academy. Last month, Nestlé overcame the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic to induct its full 2020 cohort and applications are now open for 2021 when the number of recruits will increase. The Nestlé Academy supports employees through 31 different types of programme […]
  • Hot noodle kiosks at Moto Service Stations

    By Vending International on October 22, 2020
    Mr Lee’s Pure Foods has announced a partnership with Moto Service Stations to launch their Hot Noodle Bars at their locations. The first service station to get their noodle kiosk is Cherwell Valley, with more to follow shortly. This pilot is scheduled to last six months, with a potential to become a permanent feature. Martin Verspeak, the COO for Mr […]
  • Schaerer and Jetinno join forces

    By Vending International on October 22, 2020
    In order to satisfy the specific requirements of Asian customers and to optimise the overseas supply chain in the future, coffee machine manufacturer Schaerer has started a strategic partnership with Chinese company Jetinno in the field of free-standing vending machines. The goal is to further promote the Schaerer Premium Coffee Corner coffee-to-go-concept and to produce the customisable housing of the […]
  • New director of euvend & coffeena

    By Vending International on March 23, 2020
    Effective immediately, Julia Kölsch is assuming the position of director euvend & coffeena, the international trade fair for the vending and coffee sector which is due to be held in October. She succeeds Stefanie Mauritz, who has moved on to become director of Anuga. Julia has been with the company since 2010, initially as sales manager for the world’s leading […]
  • Dan Varney joins Vendmanager as client success manager

    By Vending International on February 6, 2020
    SB Software, the makers of Vendmanager, appointed Dan Varney, formerly of Revive Vending, to a key new role within the company, client success manager.  Managing director Simon Black explains: “We have long been known for our diligent customer support team, and its fast and effective response to any customer issues. We plan to keep it that way and also to […]
  • Abbeychart welcomes new sales engineer

    By Vending International on February 6, 2020
    Abbeychart has welcomed Harry Lovegrove as the company’s new sales engineer covering the South West and the West Midlands area. Harry was appointed last week where his training commenced and he had the opportunity to meet all the staff and get a feel for the company. “I want to become a trustworthy and reliable field sales engineer within the company. […]