Company news

  • Opening ‘The Chocolate Box’

    By Vending International on October 26, 2021
    The Barry Callebaut Group, cocoa and chocolate manufacturer, has opened ‘The Barry Callebaut Chocolate Box’, its new global distribution centre in Lokeren, Belgium. The Chocolate Box is described as the world’s largest chocolate warehouse and will be the logistical hub for all packed Belgian chocolate and decoration products, produced in Barry Callebaut’s chocolate factories in Wieze and Halle, Belgium. The […]
  • ITL MD celebrates 25-year anniversary

    By Vending International on August 12, 2021
    Innovative Technology’s (ITL) group managing director, Peter Dunlop, is celebrating a quarter of a century at the company this month. From university placement to heading up this successful international company, Mr Dunlop and his management team have developed, transformed, and established ITL as one of the leading cash handling and validation businesses with offices worldwide and several hundred employees. Commenting on his time […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]