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  • Business to be shaken by ‘e-Quake’

    By dt-admin on September 1, 2007

    Microchips, smart cards and other identification technologies are set to revolutionise the supply chains across a whole range of industrial sectors. “The Power of ID”, sponsored by the Welsh Assembly Government, begins on Monday, October 29, 2007 at the...

  • Selecta wins NI Hospitals contract

    By dt-admin on September 1, 2007

    Leading vending services provider Selecta has been awarded a £200,000, 4-year contract to provide vending at the Royal Hospitals in Belfast.Under the terms of the deal, Selecta will supply 50 hot and cold beverage, snack and confectionery machines offering...

  • N&W rolls out new fleet

    N&W rolls out new fleet

    By dt-admin on September 1, 2007

    N&W will now be operating its delivery service across the UK, with a brand new fleet of trucks to enhance the service provided. The fleet replaces the former group of trucks, which had been in operation for a number...

  • NRI support charity climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania

    NRI support charity climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania

    By dt-admin on September 1, 2007

    When former business partner Owen MacNeil of Canada explained of his plan to climb a mountain for a good cause, it didn’t take NRI long to decide. “We take our social responsibility seriously,” explained Gary Partridge, company Marketing Director....

  • Springbank housing the coffee revolution

    By dt-admin on September 1, 2007

    The rise in the number of offices looking for quality coffee solutions is driving new business for Springbank Industries, who have been awarded a contract with Weaver Vale Housing Trust (WVHT). Formed in 2002, WVHT is the largest registered...

  • Selecta Connect boosts customer care and satisfaction

    By dt-admin on September 1, 2007

    UK vending services provider Selecta is seeing a steady rise in client satisfaction levels since the introduction of Selecta Connect, a telephone-based feedback performance measurement system which lets clients rate the company’s services. So far, the results have helped...

  • Advertising Standards Authority upholds Instanta complaint

    By dt-admin on September 1, 2007

    Leading UK manufacturer of water boilers Instanta Ltd, has had a complaint against one of its competitors upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority (A.S.A). Instanta claimed that rival manufacturers were making misleading claims in their sales literature and advertising...

  • Industry comment

    Industry comment

    By dt-admin on September 1, 2007

    Vending ‘bashing’ is rearing its head yet again. A recent TV advert for a fast food chain shows quite clearly that the machine overflows and hence coffee pouring onto the floor. Cue – Mirth and Jollity at our expense.Two...