Acquisitions & Appointments

  • New appointment at Abbeychart

    By Vending International on May 25, 2021
    Abbeychart has welcomed Andrea Curtis as its new European business developer. With a sales background and years of experience, Andrea is raring to get stuck into her new role. She said: “I’m originally from Switzerland and I come from a background of working in sales and customer service . I am looking forward to building strong relationships with my European […]
  • Carpigiani expands national accounts team 

    By Vending International on April 12, 2021
    Carpigiani UK, the gelato and ice cream equipment manufacturer has appointed Steve McHugh as national account manager. Bringing 25+ years of experience working with some of the UK’s top HoReCa accounts, Mr McHugh joins Carpigiani to focus on national accounts and leverage his industry knowledge with the world-renowned ice cream equipment brand. “Steve joins us at a really exciting time […]
  • De’ Longhi takes control of Eversys

    By Vending International on March 24, 2021
    The De’ Longhi Group has reached an agreement to take total control of Eversys, the fast growing Swiss group operating in the premium segment of professional espresso coffee machines. The De’ Longhi Group has previously been a minority share holder and has now acquired the remaining 60% stake. The Eversys group, founded in 2009 and based in Sierre, is operating in […]
  • New appointments at Marco Beverage Systems

    By Vending International on February 10, 2021
    Marco Beverage Systems has appointed Paul Stack as managing director in response to recent global growth and to facilitate further success worldwide. After over 25 years at the helm of Marco, Drewry Pearson will move into the role of executive chairman; focusing on planning the next stage of the company’s development, as well as leading on sustainable business initiatives. Mr […]
  • Innovations from AA First

    By Vending International on January 25, 2021
    The Klaran WC UVC LED Shield is now available factory installed into the AA First range of direct chill coolers or can be supplied as a separate unit for self-installation. The Klaran WC UVC LED Shield uses UV LED technology to destroy 99%+ of cryptosporidium, giardia, e-coli, pseudomonas, legionella and other waterborne bacteria, which ensures that the drinking water is […]
  • Suzohapp division launches as independent FinTech Platform company

    By Vending International on January 19, 2021
    PayComplete, the former cash management division of SUZOHAPP, has announced its launch as an independent FinTech Platform company. With over 1,000 employees in 19 countries serving over 5,000 global businesses, PayComplete immediately becomes a major player in its market segment. PayComplete provides software, hardware devices and services that enable retailers and financial service providers to offer transaction experiences to their […]
  • Monster Beverage announces co-chief executive officers

    By Vending International on January 18, 2021
    Monster Beverage Corporation has announced that Hilton H. Schlosberg was elected by the board of directors as co-chief executive of the company. Mr Schlosberg will serve as co-chief executive together with Mr. Rodney C. Sacks, who has served as the chief executive since 1990. It means Mr Schlosberg resigns his positions as president, chief financial officer, chief operating officer and […]
  • Thai packaging firm acquires UK’s Go-Pak

    By Vending International on January 15, 2021
    Thailand-based SCG Packaging has acquired UK foodservice packaging firm Go-Pak. The deal is expected to help expand its customer base in the foodservice sector, retail and wholesale businesses, restaurants and fast-food restaurants in the UK, Europe, and North America, as well as help to expand its market base in ASEAN. Go-Pak is a distributor of more than 250 foodservice packaging […]
  • Herald strengthens business development team

    By Vending International on January 12, 2021
    Herald has reinforced its business development team with two key appointments, marking a period of substantial growth. Experienced managers, Sarah Warn and Shelley Cruz have joined the manufacturer and importer of high quality disposables with the brief to drive new business and forge new links across all sectors, while supporting the efforts of the current sales team. Both food packaging […]
  • Waterlogic acquires three Swedish companies

    By Vending International on January 12, 2021
    Waterlogic, a the global designer, manufacturer, distributor and service provider of purified drinking water dispensers, has acquired three Swedish water companies Vattentornet Aqua Concilio, Waterconcept and Thoreau International. Vattentornet Aqua Concilio services dispensers in offices and workplaces in western Sweden, with some dispensers also located in Stockholm, Östergötland and Skåne. Waterconcept focuses purely on the HoReCa market under the Thoreau […]