• Say it with flowers at all hours

    By Vending International on May 13, 2019
    A new florist has found a home at Clapham Junction – but it’s not your conventional shop. British company, Rockflower, has invigorated flower retailing with its new auto retail unit where the fresh hand-tied bouquets are available to customers 24/7. The business was founded by designer Andrew McAlpine who was driven by his vision to create a high-end automated kiosk […]
  • Noodle Kiosk launches in Elephant and Castle

    By Vending International on March 15, 2019
    Mr Lee’s Pure Foods Co, known for its “No Worries, Eat Happy” food and tech brand is causing a stir in the convenience food and ready meals sector by launching their award-winning Noodle Kiosk at the SafeStay in Elephant and Castle in London, following its initial launch at Huddersfield University last year. CEO Damien Lee and his team are providing […]
  • Crem unveils fully automatic coffee machine CL22

    By Vending International on February 22, 2019
    Crem International has launched the latest addition to its professional coffee machine portfolio, the Spengler CL22. TheSpengler CL22 features anintuitive 15” touch screen interface that focuses on the user by allowing them to customise their own drinks, as well as choose from a variety of coffee favourites. Backed up by Crem’s patented brewing technologies, the Spengler CL22 is said to be as […]
  • Partnership to modernise car wash industry

    By Vending International on January 30, 2019
    To help revolutionise the customer experience and payments landscape within the car wash industry, Nayax and Beacon Mobile have announced a new strategic partnership to add value to both car wash owners and their customers through an integrated sales and marketing solution. The combined technology solution is expected provide an attractive modernisation option to car wash owners worldwide who are looking to […]
  • Vending prepares for refrigerant changes

    By Vending International on January 10, 2019
    Over the next few years there are going to be a few radical changes with regards to the refrigerants that will be permitted for usage in new vending machines/chillers. Managing director of DGB Refrigeration Gary Barlow explores what the industry must prepare for. From January 1, 2020 the use of R404a in new chillers will be prohibited. This will not […]
  • Animo introduces OptiMe range

    By Vending International on January 10, 2019
    Animo has introduced its OptiMe range during the Horecava trade show in Amsterdam The OptiMe is fully customisable to match any taste in materials, colours and add-ons. It has a separate hot water tap to use for tea preparation for example and allows the addition of fresh milk to create varieties of espresso-based drinks including cappuccino, latte and latte macchiato. […]
  • Nayax enters five-year partnership with coffee and vending specialist

    By Vending International on January 9, 2019
    European coffee and vending machine enterprise café+co International has selected Nayax to be its exclusive cashless solution provider. Onyx and VPOS Touch, Nayax’s card readers with telemetric capabilities, will be installed on 25,000 café+co machines, bringing multiple cashless payment options to consumers in Austria, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovenia, and Slovakia. In addition, the two companies recently signed a 5-year partnership agreement. With contactless payments […]
  • Selecta partner Abbeychart in major refurb

    By Vending International on January 9, 2019
    Selecta Switzerland is one of the first international operators to take advantage of Abbeychart’s bespoke refurb service as a way to prolong the lifespan of the company’s classic red vending machines whilst improving operating efficiency and driving additional sales revenues. Over a three-month period, Abbeychart designed, refurbished and tested 2,800 Selecta machines, sourcing unique components and introducing optical LED lighting […]
  • Locker style vending for the UK

    By Vending International on December 7, 2018
    New locker style fresh food vending machines have been unveiled north of Rothienorman in Aberdeenshire, Scotland offering local produce to the community. The machines are built in Italy with software from Innovend and are jointly designed by Automaten Centrale and Innovend, both Dutch companies. Stuart Retson of Vending by JSR has the contract to sell the machine in the UK […]
  • Innovation in the picture

    By Vending International on December 7, 2018
    Apple Industries stand at the International Association of Amusement and Attractions show (IAAPA) welcomed more than 3,000 visitors who came to see its new products: The Marvel Adventure Lab, The Photo Studio Prism and the app-powered printing kiosk– Print Budii. Apple COO Scott Avery said: “There is a strong chance that the “Marvel Adventure Lab” will be considered the most […]