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  • Four investors have acquired a “significant minority stake” in Waterlogic

    By Vending International on May 19, 2020

    Waterlogic, the designer, manufacturer, distributor and service provider of purified drinking water dispensers, has announced the closing of the acquisition of a significant minority stake in the company by four strong institutional investors – BCI, Neuberger Berman, StepStone, and...

  • Access to face masks, sanitisers via vending machines

    Access to face masks, sanitisers via vending machines

    By Vending International on May 18, 2020

    Selecta, the route-based unattended self-service provider, has launched a range of convenient hygiene and safety solutions for public and private vending as a response to the COVID-19 crisis, helping customers and consumers feel safe as lockdown measures begin to...

  • New coronavirus guidance from Government

    New coronavirus guidance from Government

    By Vending International on May 13, 2020

    The Automatic Vending Association (AVA) has advised members that the Government has published a range of guidance documents on workplace safety. Whilst there is a common theme to much of the information, separate documents have been produced for offices,...

  • Mondelēz steps up efforts in drive for sustainability and well-being

    Mondelēz steps up efforts in drive for sustainability and well-being

    By Vending International on May 12, 2020

    Mondelēz International, has published its 2019 Snacking Made Right Report, highlighting the company’s progress towards achieving its 2025 sustainable and mindful snacking goals. The report outlines Mondelēz International’s ongoing commitment to lead the future of snacking by leveraging its...

  • Air touch technology in Coffetek machines

    Air touch technology in Coffetek machines

    By Vending International on May 11, 2020

    Coffetek, a Bristol-based automatic machine manufacturer as part of The Azkoyen Group, a Spanish technology multinational based in Navarra specialising in the design and manufacture of advanced technological solutions, will incorporate Azkoyen Group patented Air Touch technology in their range. The...

  • West Midlands charities receive donations

    West Midlands charities receive donations

    By Vending International on May 4, 2020

    Connecting with Trussell Trust Foodbanks in Erdington, Longbridge, Smithswood and Aston & Nechells, Mondelēz International has delivered treats to locations across the region. With foodbanks relying on food donations more than ever to feed local people in crisis, the...

  • 2019 Census reveals 5.2% increase in vending turnover

    2019 Census reveals 5.2% increase in vending turnover

    By Vending International on May 4, 2020

    The Automatic Vending Association (AVA) has announced that its new 2019 Census has been completed and is available to members. It includes the first in-depth Coffee-to-Go report which shows the sector turnover is £670 million, taking the overall industry...

  • illycaffè introduces decaffeinato espresso to aluminium capsules range

    By Vending International on April 30, 2020

    Illycaffè has expanded its line of aluminium coffee capsules, which are compatible with Nespresso coffee machines, with the introduction of a decaffeinated espresso blend. The decaffeinated roast coffee capsules are said to achieve a perfect balance between acidity and bitterness,...