• Liquidline and Mother join forces

    By Vending International on June 9, 2021
    Supplier and installer of commercial coffee machines, Liquildine, has joined forces with Mother Vending to offer customers a complete touchless refreshment solution, bringing together touchless coffee machines, water dispensers and vending machines. Mother’s vending machines feature an anti-microbial touchscreen, cashless payments and digital receipts. You can even add a built-in hand sanitiser station for extra peace of mind. Customers can […]
  • Co-op “scoops” ice-cream first with Unilever smart vending machine partnership

    By Vending International on May 25, 2021
    Co-op has teamed up with Unilever to “scoop” an ice-cream first with a smart vending machine unveiled in store for shoppers, commuters and tourists wanting to pop in for ices quickly and conveniently. The convenience retailer has installed the UK’s only consumer-facing smart ice-cream vending machine in its Battersea Bridge Road store in London as it continues to explore ways to […]
  • The perfect beverage solution for any business bubble

    By Vending International on May 13, 2021
    An Evoca Group name that’s poised to have a great impact, with ‘The New Normal’ fast approaching is the legendary Italian brand Saeco. Saeco was founded in 1981 in Gaggio Montano, near Bologna in northern Italy. In 1985, it developed ‘bean-to-cup’, an automatic and innovative Italian espresso brewing system, from the coffee bean to the cup. Ever since, Saeco has […]
  • The solution that automates the traditional company canteen

    By Vending International on May 7, 2021
    MrLunch is an innovative company canteen solution that offers employees a wide range of ready meals and drinks distributed by vending machines. It is based on an idea by FreshFood24, a German company that manages catering services for businesses, events and gyms, and provided in collaboration with Rheavendors Servomat, German branch of Rhea Vendors Group, is one of the largest […]
  • Locker solution boosts self-service experience

    By Vending International on April 19, 2021
    Amtek, a specialist in the vending field, has designed a variety of dedicated solutions to satisfy changing consumption habits during the COVID-19 era. By enriching its vending solutions with a Locker module, Amtek aims to improve the self-service experience, and at the same time meet the current needs of the retail market and the regulations required by the pandemic. Safety, remote purchasing […]
  • FLAVIA Creation 600 may be a landmark event in the story of OCS

    By Vending International on April 1, 2021
    If you’re in the market to purchase coffee machines or in the business of supplying to your customers, particularly Flavia machines, the chances are you’ll know Ralph Francis, the man responsible for looking after Lavazza Professional’s distributors. Amongst his colleagues, Ralph is known as ‘Mr. Flavia’. Get him talking on his favourite subject and you’ll encounter his extraordinary evangelistic zeal: […]
  • Rhea Vendors wins award at Russian trade fair

    By Vending International on March 26, 2021
    For the second year in a row, Rhea Vendors has won the Vending & Automated Services Award (VASA) which celebrates the most innovative products in the Vending sector. Rhea Vendors’ Fresh Milk Machine was judged the best technological solution in the Technical Device category. The prize was awarded by an international jury, including the European Vending Association, at VendExpo, the […]
  • De’ Longhi takes control of Eversys

    By Vending International on March 24, 2021
    The De’ Longhi Group has reached an agreement to take total control of Eversys, the fast growing Swiss group operating in the premium segment of professional espresso coffee machines. The De’ Longhi Group has previously been a minority share holder and has now acquired the remaining 60% stake. The Eversys group, founded in 2009 and based in Sierre, is operating in […]
  • Evoca UK teams up with Beverage Standards Association

    By Vending International on March 4, 2021
    Evoca UK has announced a partnership with the Beverage Standards Association. The association works to support the out-of-home refreshment sector and together with EVOCA will aim to help the industry recover from some of the most challenging times it has ever experienced. As a leading manufacturer of coffee machines for the out-of-home coffee sector, Evoca UK is able to support […]
  • New energy label brings big changes for refrigerated vending machines

    By Vending International on February 9, 2021
    New energy consumption regulations come into force on 1 March which will see the least efficient refrigerated vending machines banned from being sold and requiring all new chilled machines to display an official energy label. For the first time, refrigerated vending machines will have an official energy rating – similar to those already displayed on TVs and washing machines – […]