• Canary Wharf Group installs trackable water refill stations

    By Vending International on August 9, 2018
    From this month, workers and visitors to Canary Wharf will be able to top up their water bottles on the go, thanks to seven new water refill stations being installed in Canary Wharf’s shopping malls.  The first is now in action in Canada Place, with the second arriving in Cabot Place by the end of this week and the remaining […]
  • WaterCare Group ready to recycle

    By Vending International on August 3, 2018
    European WaterCare Group has announced that its general water filter recycling centre in Harlow Essex is now fully open. WaterCare will recover and recycle any of the main manufacturers single use water filters as the main constituent is recoverable plastic. The plastics once ground up in a specialist process are then graded and re introduced back into the moulding process […]
  • R. Bardi announces new UK sales agent

    By Vending International on August 1, 2018
    R. Bardi, a manufacturing company in the bulk water industry has appointed Kleena Coola as its new sales agent for United Kingdom and Ireland. The company believes Kleena Coola, provider of quality products for the water cooler market, is the right partner for growing the sales network and supporting potential new customers in Great Britain and Ireland. Both organisations have […]
  • Inspirational jockey joins Harrogate as hydration ambassador

    By Vending International on July 4, 2018
    Ascot sponsor Harrogate Water has announced a season-long partnership with leading amateur jockey Becky Smith to promote healthy hydration in elite sport. Becky, 31, is amateur rider for Micky Hammond Racing in Middleham, North Yorkshire, and has just completed her finest NH season, finishing runner-up in the 2017/18 Amateur Lady Jockeys National Hunt (NH) Championship. Becky said: “I’m delighted to […]
  • Evian to host Global Bottled Water Congress 

    By Vending International on July 3, 2018
    This year’s 15th Global Bottled Water Congress from October 22 to 24 will be held at the home of the global brand Evian in France, whose factory has now been completely upgraded to carbon neutral status. Participants will feature chief executives and directors from many national market leaders as well as a majority of the top global producers. Other highlights […]
  • New addition to filter range

    By Vending International on June 29, 2018
    H2O Direct has announced a new addition to its IEN range of filters, the IEN 1500.  This range was first introduced to the market in 2016 and since then has expanded to offer four filters, with a wide variety of capacities from 1,500 to 9,000 litres. The specially developed ION Exchange Resin Filters incorporate a mixed blend of media to […]
  •  Best practice accolade for 4 Aces

    By Vending International on June 28, 2018
    Packaging specialist, 4 Aces has received accreditation from BRC Global Standards in recognition of the company’s best practice in the handling, storage and distribution of its cups and water products. The certification marks the supplier’s achievements in recent months, during a period in which the company has restructured, growing the team and adding to its product offering. The BRC Storage […]
  • Abbeychart supports Just a Drop schools programme 

    By Vending International on June 28, 2018
    The support of the Just a Drop charity by the British Water Cooler Association has encouraged another member to take give its backing. Member company, Abbeychart, invited Just a Drop’s head of fundraising and communications, Brendan Hanlon, to formally launch the company’s partnership with this charity. Abbeychart is to support a school project in Kenya. Funds raised will fund a […]
  • BWCA Golf Day raises money for borehole

    By Vending International on June 25, 2018
    The annual British Water Cooler Association (BWCA) Golf Day, held earlier this month, raised over £3,500 – enough money to complete the funding needed for a borehole supplying clean, safe water to a village called Chibukisho in Zambia. The association hailed this as a major achievement as part of its ‘5 for 5 Sustainability Pledge’ The BWCA launched a charity […]
  • Water specialist seals partnership with Ascot

    By Vending International on June 19, 2018
    Harrogate Water has announced a five-year partnership with Ascot as Official Water Supplier to run from 2018 to 2022. The announcement, in the run up to Royal Ascot extends the successful three-year sponsorship deal signed in 2015. Harrogate Water brand manager Nicky Cain said: “The five-year extension speaks volumes about the success of the partnership and the benefits of being associated […]