Industry Events

  • Mondelez International employees put the ‘we’ in wellbeing for Purpose Day 2021

    By Vending International on October 26, 2021
    Mondelēz International celebrated its 3rd annual Purpose Day on 1 October. Celebrating the company’s purpose of ‘Snacking Made Right’, this year’s theme was wellbeing. The snacking specialist succeeded in inspiring thousands of colleagues, consumers, and communities by hosting a number of global and local virtual events. Colleagues were invited to two global events, both with a wellbeing focus. Dirk Van de […]
  • Vendtra, a successful trade fair for the industry

    By Vending International on October 26, 2021
    Vendtra, a dedicated trade fair for the vending and coffee industry took place for the first time from 29 – 30 September 2021 in Munich, Germany. Around 60 exhibitors from 15 countries presented their innovations, proven solutions and concepts to the 932 registered participants on two days of the trade fair in the small Olympic Hall in the Olympic Park […]
  • 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 […]