Industry Events

  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • Global water drinks congress goes beyond hydration

    By Vending International on August 12, 2021
    Numerous world market leaders and innovators are in the first group of speakers just announced for this year’s 18th Global Water Drinks Congress, which will be held on 19-21 October 2021 online. A keynote address will be given by president of Nestlé Waters Muriel Lienau, who is also president of Natural Mineral Waters Europe. Other speakers include: • New chief […]
  • Innobev awards winners announced

    By Vending International on May 13, 2021
    The winners of the 2021 InnoBev Awards were announced on 11 May in an online awards ceremony during the 2021 UK Soft Drinks Conference. Organised by food and drink experts Zenith Global with support from category sponsor Salomons & Partners, the fifth annual awards attracted over 180 entries from soft drinks innovators worldwide. The Winners Best Low/No Sugar Drink Get […]
  • SB Software thrilled after win at The Vendies

    By Vending International on May 7, 2021
    SB Software has expressed its delight at having won Best Ancillary Product at The Vendies 2021 online event held last month. The company said: “Thank you to all who voted for us at the Vendies. Everyone here at SB Software was delighted – and honoured – to receive one of the top. Winners were selected by a combination of expert […]
  • Online vending & coffee solutions hub launches

    By Vending International on April 28, 2021
    The European Vending and Coffee Services Association (EVA) will launch a year-long virtual industry platform during an event on 27 & 28 May. The Vending & Coffee Solutions Hub has been designed as a unique virtual platform where participants are able to meet the major European industry players, starting on 27 & 28 May with its launch event and continuing […]
  • New wave of innovation among InnoBev Awards finalists

    By Vending International on April 28, 2021
    The finalists for the 2021 InnoBev Awards have been published and winners will be anounced this month. The fifth annual awards are organised by the food and drink experts Zenith Global, with category sponsorship from Salomons & Partners. Celebrating the best in innovation across the global soft drinks industry, this year’s awards attracted a record 180 entries worldwide across 13 […]
  • The Vendies 2021: Introducing the winners

    By Vending International on April 23, 2021
    Hundreds of professionals from across the vending market tuned in to the first ever virtual Vendies ceremony on Thursday 22 April. The live-streamed presentation, hosted by comedian Ian Moore and the National Lottery’s ‘voice of the balls’ Alan Dedicoat, served as an opportunity to celebrate the hard work and innovation of the entire sector and revealed the incredible products, businesses […]
  • Gearing up for Virtual Vendex

    By Vending International on April 8, 2021
    Virtual Vendex, the online vending show will be held for three days from 20 April. Guests will be able to see all the latest products and services from existing and new suppliers in a virtual exhibition booth. They will be able to source new products, product brochures, marketing material and access wider markets for new business opportunities. The virtual stands […]
  • UK conference to explore new world for soft drinks

    By Vending International on March 30, 2021
    As UK business prospects brighten, the next UK Soft Drinks Conference will be held on 11 May 2021 with the theme of discovering the ‘New World for Soft Drinks’. The programme features numerous industry leaders and key innovators covering all the latest trends, issues and developments: • Industry leadership panel with chief executive of PepsiCo Europe and GB general manager […]