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  • Still time to vote…

    By Vending International on May 28, 2019
    AVA members have been reminded there are just four days left to vote for the remaining AVA board representatives. For theMachines & Components Representative, Gillian White, MD EMEA APAC Crane Merchandising Systems,is re-standing for the position. Gillian has spent her career working in vending/unattended retailing in various key roles. Meanwhile two others are also standing for the position – Sue […]
  • Mondelēz International backs The Brain Tumour Charity

    By Vending International on April 26, 2019
    Farnborough-based The Brain Tumour Charity has been hand-selected by employees at Mondelēz International in Uxbridge to receive a donation of £5,000. The global cause is committed to furthering treatments and progressing research into finding cures, and has been granted the substantial figure thanks to The Cadbury Foundation, as part its ‘Your Charity Your Choice’ scheme. The Brain Tumour Charity relies […]
  • Lavazza scores the perfect match

    By dt-admin on October 31, 2018
    THE AUTHENTIC GLOBAL ITALIAN FAMILY COFFEE COMPANY TO SERVE EXCLUSIVELY AT ARSENAL AND LIVERPOOL FOOTBALL CLUB Vending International joined Lavazza Group at the Four Seasons Hotel, London yesterday as it announced its official coffee partner status for both Arsenal and Liverpool Football Club, uniting the excellence of authentic Italian coffee with that of English top flight football.    Over the coming […]
  • Selecta acquires Express

    By Vending International on August 17, 2018
    Selecta Group has announces that it has acquired Express Vending Group Limited. Express Vending is a privately-owned, UK supplier of premium vending services which has generated sales of more than £39 million in the past 12-month period. Founded in 1992, Express does most of its business in London and the neighbouring counties and has a track record of double-digit, profitable […]
  • Former AVA chairman dies

    By Vending International on April 23, 2018
    The Automatic Vending Association has announced that former chairman Ernie Johnson has died. AVA chief executive David Llewellyn said although now retired, Ernie remained a great supporter of the vending industry. He had been actively involved with the AVA over many years and chaired the Association from 2001 to 2003. When Ernie was elected chairman of the AVA in July […]
  • New board member for AVA

    By Vending International on April 18, 2018
    Gillian White of Crane Merchandising Systems has been elected to the Automatic Vending Association (AVA) Board in the position of Machines and Components Representative. Currently managing director Europe for Crane Merchandising Systems, based in Chippenham, Gillian has spent her career working in vending in a number of key roles and businesses including Mars Drinks, Mars Chocolate and 24vend to name […]
  • Care Vending sales director calls it a day

    By Vending International on April 18, 2018
    Care Vending Services sales director Graham Thompson is retiring at the end of April after 27 years in the vending industry. Graham joined the world of vending back in 1991 with Midland Vending / Midshires Group where he spent 13 years and at the time of leaving he held the position of sales director. From 2004 to 2010 he worked […]
  • Tribute to industry stalwart

    By Vending International on January 30, 2018
    Becktech has announced that technical manager Brian Randall, 63, died on January 19 surrounded by his family. Brian joined Becktech in 1994 and was well known throughout the vending industry for his expertise, charm and humour. Becktech director Rob Webb said: “He will be much missed in the company and by all who knew him. The funeral will take place at […]
  • N&W rebrands as EVOCA

    By Vending International on December 1, 2017
    N&W Global Vending S.p.A. (N&W), a manufacturer of professional coffee machines has rebranded as EVOCA S.p.A (EVOCA). The move coincides with the unveiling of the company’s coffee-focused global business strategy designed to strengthen its position in both the hotel/restaurant/cafeteria and office coffee service sectors. Andrea Zocchi, chief executive, states: “EVOCA is the result of the integration of numerous global coffee […]
  • Suzohapp joins forces with Nanoptix

    By Vending International on November 21, 2017
    Suzohapp has announced a partnership with Nanoptix, a global provider of technologies for the gaming, lottery, kiosk, POS and amusement markets. The new agreement involves the global distribution of all printing solutions from Nanoptix. This new partnership reflects a new strategic direction for Suzohapp and represents its strong commitment to offer the most technologically advanced printing solutions. Nanoptix has over 20 […]