• De Jong DUKE Wins FD Gazellen Award 2018

    By Vending International on November 5, 2018
    De Jong DUKE, a Dutch manufacturer of coffee-espresso equipment, has been recognised for the third year in a row as one of the fastest growing Dutch companies by the leading Dutch financial newspaper, Het Financiële Dagblad. To be nominated for the FD Gazellen Award, a company must show a minimum revenue growth of 20% for an uninterrupted period of three […]
  • Lavazza scores the perfect match

    By dt-admin on October 31, 2018
    THE AUTHENTIC GLOBAL ITALIAN FAMILY COFFEE COMPANY TO SERVE EXCLUSIVELY AT ARSENAL AND LIVERPOOL FOOTBALL CLUB Vending International joined Lavazza Group at the Four Seasons Hotel, London yesterday as it announced its official coffee partner status for both Arsenal and Liverpool Football Club, uniting the excellence of authentic Italian coffee with that of English top flight football.    Over the coming […]
  • National Tea Day partners with European Coffee Expo

    By Vending International on October 23, 2018
    National Tea Day has partnered with European Coffee Expo 2019 to create tea led content to engage executives from across the hospitality industry. The partnership will see National Tea Day co-host a dedicated tea theatre within the new European Tea Expo zone for the first time.  This development is expected to boost the tea element of the event to meet […]
  • Selecta extends strategic partnership with Nestle Starbucks

    By Vending International on October 18, 2018
    Selecta Group, the unattended self-service coffee and convenience food provider, has signed a new strategic licensing agreement with Nestle Starbucks, giving it the rights to proceed to develop and operate the premium self-serve beverage concept, Starbucks on the go.   Starbucks on the go brings the authentic Starbucks experience to workplaces and customers on the go. Designed with the look and feel of a Starbucks coffeehouse, […]
  • Specialty tea and coffee reign at Tea & Coffee World Cup 2018

    By Vending International on October 1, 2018
    Tea remains the preferred cup in the United Kingdom – at least that was evident at this year’s Tea & Coffee World Cup, which was held in Birmingham, from September 3 to 5 – but the interest in and growth of specialty coffee is strong. According to the 2018 Tetley Tea Report, one in five consumers are drinking more tea […]
  • Lavazza introduces ethical range at London Fashion Week

    By Vending International on September 14, 2018
    Tierra!, a collection of organic and single origin coffee blends, sourced from communities involved with Lavazza’s global sustainability project of the same name, is making its London Fashion Week (LFW) debut this week. Lavazza, official coffee partner of LFW for the 18th year, will be fuelling attendees from multiple Tierra! themed touchpoints across the site. Established in 2002, Tierra! aims to […]
  • easyCoffee boosted by £10 million investment to expand vending

    By Vending International on July 17, 2018
    easyCoffee’s plan to roll out 800 vending machines nationally in the next year has been given a boost following a £10 million investment by Stellar Asset Management. The coffee chain – part of the ‘easy’ family of brands that includes easyJet – has enjoyed rapid growth since it launched in 2016 and recently installed its 50th vending machine in the market. […]
  • Award-winning drinks dispenser

    By Vending International on June 8, 2018
    The new Natura Hot’n’Cold drinks dispenser from BeviLaNatura has won a SCI Equipment Award at the Food & Hotel Asia (FHA) show. The drinks dispenser took the silver award in the Light Equipment category. With 4,000 international exhibitors from over 70 countries/regions, the FHA is a tradeshow synonymous with the food and hospitality industry in Asia and beyond. Jointly organised […]
  • Creamy cocoa drink favoured by students

    By Vending International on May 31, 2018
    A recent survey carried out by national vending supplier and operator, Broderick’s at Manchester Metropolitan University has revealed that Le Royal Choco, a creamy cocoa drink supplied by Barry Callebaut Beverages UK, is a student favourite.    Director of Broderick’s, John Broderick said: “Students have said that once you try this chocolate, you become a regular purchaser and it has undoubtedly […]
  • Barry Callebaut Beverages UK tips European standard  

    By Vending International on May 18, 2018
    Barry Callebaut Beverages UK has been awarded FSSC 22000 (Food Safety System Certification 22000). One of the first companies in the UK, supplying the UK beverage market, to achieve this European standard, the certification recognises the beverage manufacturer’s best practice for food safety. Supported by the European Food and Drink Association and the American Groceries Manufacturing Association (GMA), the FSSC […]