Industry Events

  • Industry pioneers confirmed in line up for New Food Invest 2021

    By Vending International on February 22, 2021
    New Food Invest has announced the participation of industry heavyweights at a global virtual summit bringing together international plant-based and cultured food businesses with investors and venture capitalists. Co-hosted by the international food awareness non-profit ProVeg and investment platform Beyond Animal, New Food Invest will take place on 18 March 2021 with participation from more than 60 speakers across five […]
  • NIVO announces Supplier of the Year award winners

    By Vending International on January 28, 2021
    NIVO has named the winners of the Annual NIVO Supplier of the Year for 2020. This award and recognition scheme has been in place for the past 12 years and has resulted in many companies receiving increased acknowledgement from the industry. The survey is conducted electronically and confidentially and receives responses from all parts of the country. “We ensure all […]
  • The Vendies deadline extended to 5 February

    By Vending International on January 13, 2021
    Still hoping to get your entries in for The Vendies 2021? Now you have the opportunity as entries will remain open until the new extended deadline of Friday 5 February. To put yourself in with a chance to win, head to dedicated Awards website and take a look at the expertly curated array of categories and find your prime opportunity […]
  • Vending is booming in China

    By Vending International on December 16, 2020
    The vending industry is becoming a new growth force in the retail market, guests were told at the 9th Guangzhou Int’l Vending Machines & Self-service Facilities Fair (VMF 2021). Over 200 manufacturers, operators, and investors for vending machines, micro stores, and new retail, as well as industry leaders like Yu Enze, president of Asia Pacific Vending Industry Association (APVA), Fan […]
  • EVA AGM & conference brings some optimism for the future

    By Vending International on December 14, 2020
    The EVA held its online AGM & Conference ‘Getting back on track’ on 10 December, addressing the current situation while trying to identify opportunities for the coming years. Nearly 140 participants joined the online event which incorporated both the Annual General Meeting (AGM) as well as a useful Conference entitled ‘Getting you back on track.’ The EVA AGM outlined the […]
  • Digital EVA event on 10 December

    By Vending International on November 25, 2020
    The European Vending and Coffee Service Association (EVA) has announced its AGM and conference will take place on 10 December. The conference entitled ‘Getting you back on track’ will welcome key speaker and tech entrepreneur Dhiraj Mukherjee, and will host important business presentations from sponsors outlining how each of them propose to help vending companies adapt to the impact of […]
  • Venditalia rescheduled to May 2022

    By Vending International on November 19, 2020
    Venditalia, the international vending fair, has decided to reschedule the event for May 2022 in light of the ongoing and unpredictable scenario with regards to the pandemic. Venditalia 2020 was initially postponed until 10-13 March next year. The success of the event and the satisfaction of the exhibitors have been central to Venditalia’s exhibition proposal; an event offering concrete business […]
  • Vendex Turkey postponed to April

    By Vending International on November 17, 2020
    Tureks International Fairs Co. has announced news dates for Vendex Turkey – the vending technologies and selfservice systems exhibition – which will be held on 8-10 April in Istanbul. The postponement has been announced in order to offer visitors and exhibitors a “healthier and more effective event experience”. Organisers want to allow time for market conditions to improve and for […]
  • Drinks conferences held virtually in 2021

    By Vending International on November 16, 2020
    Zenith Global’s UK Water Drinks Conference and UK Soft Drinks Conference will be held virtually next year. The UK Water Drinks Conference is seen as one of the industry’s main forums to to debate key issues and connect with other business leaders, from producers and suppliers to retailers and advisers. It will be held on 23 March 2021 The 2021 event will […]
  • The Vendies are back – and entries are extended until 15 January

    By Vending International on November 10, 2020
    After a period of postponement, The Vendies – the leading scheme for the recognition of excellence in the vending industry – are back to honour forward-thinking companies, innovative products and inspirational professionals from across the sector. While proceedings were halted due to the pandemic, The Vendies has returned with a brand-new date for 2021 and entries have been reopened with […]