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  • Global study highlights impact of water access on employee wellbeing

    By Vending International on March 19, 2020

    A report on global workplace water consumption finds that workers are happier and feel more productive when employers provide better drinking water facilities. The report, produced by Waterlogic from a survey of more than 6,300 respondents, also estimates that the USA alone...

  • New electronic payment specification

    By Vending International on March 19, 2020

    The European Vending & Coffee Service Association (EVA) has published Version 2 of its Electronic Payment Specification (EPS). The EVA EPS defines a minimum set of requirements to be followed by vending machines and electronic payment systems to ensure mutual compatibility....

  • Mondelēz International sets science-based targets to reduce emissions and create sustainable future for snacking

    Mondelēz International sets science-based targets to reduce emissions and create sustainable future for snacking

    By Vending International on March 19, 2020

    Mondelēz International, specialist in snacking, has announced a renewed commitment to reduce environmental impact and drive sustainable growth at scale, by joining the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) and setting greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets consistent with requirements to...

  • Coronavirus: Vending machines remain open and safe

    Coronavirus: Vending machines remain open and safe

    By Vending International on March 18, 2020

    The European Vending & Coffee Service Association (EVA) has assured consumers and customers that in light of the coronavirus outbreak there is no increased risk of using vending machines for drinks and snacks. It has also issued the following...

  • Vendex Midlands postponed to October 6

    By Vending International on March 17, 2020

     Vendex Midlands has been postponed until October 6 following the latest government advice around COVID-19. Show Director Phil Reynolds of Trade Events, said: “All exhibitors have been contacted and we are contacting pre-registered visitors.  This has been a difficult...

  • Venditalia 2020 has been rescheduled

    Venditalia 2020 has been rescheduled

    By Vending International on March 12, 2020

    Venditalia, the international vending fair, initially scheduled for May, has been postponed due to concerns over the coronavirus. A statement from the organisers said the next edition of Venditalia will now be held at Fieramilano Rho Exhibition Centre from November 18...

  • AVA Live event postponed

    AVA Live event postponed

    By Vending International on March 10, 2020

    The AVA Live: On the Road event, due to be held next Thursday, has been postponed over coronavirus concerns. AVA marketing and communications executive Kennedy Procter said: “Due to general concerns over Covid-19 and a number of delegate cancellations...

  • WHA conference postponed

    WHA conference postponed

    By Vending International on March 10, 2020

    The Water Dispenser and Hydration Association (WHA) has postponed its first conference, which was due to be held next week, until October. WHA general manager Phillipa Atkinson-Clow said the decision had been taken “in the light of the current...