Industry Events

  • 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 […]
  • The Vendies 2021: Virtually the same

    By Vending International on March 18, 2021
    Organisers of The Vendies 2021 are delighted to invite the entire industry to join in on Thursday 22 April for an incredible celebration of excellence. Now more than ever, it is vital that the hard work of operators and suppliers in the vending market – and the individuals at the heart of these companies – is recognised and celebrated. For […]
  • Get ready for a ‘Virtual Vendex’

    By Vending International on March 4, 2021
    Due to the coronavirus crisis Vendex Midlands has been postponed for this year to 26 April, 2022. All stands booked will for the live event will automatically roll over to the new date and this means that the next live Vendex this year will be in the Centenary Pavilion at Leeds United Football Ground on 10 November. However, organiser Phil […]
  • Full house for UK water drinks

    By Vending International on February 23, 2021
    The full programme for next month’s UK Water Drinks Conference has been announced, including the latest statistics, a masterclass in category management, an industry leadership panel, an update on policy issues and a series of innovator case studies. The conference will be held online on 23 March and has the theme of ‘Charting New Waters’, to reflect the changes anticipated […]