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  • AVA Futures gets underway

    AVA Futures gets underway

    By Vending International on November 11, 2019

    The next generation of vending industry leaders are making their voices heard through a new AVA group. AVA Futures brings together the vending professionals of tomorrow to share views and ideas, discuss key concepts and issues affecting the industry...

  • NAMA announces public health commitment

    NAMA announces public health commitment

    By Vending International on November 8, 2019

    NAMA, the association representing the US convenience services industry with the support of the Partnership for a Healthier America and the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, has announced that it has adopted a public health commitment to substantially increase the percentage of ‘better...

  • Nestlé Professional creates new UK partnership with Manchester City

    By Vending International on November 7, 2019

    Nestlé Professional and Manchester City Football Club, announce today a multi-year UK partnership. As the official coffee, vegan and vegetarian partner of Manchester City, Nestlé Professional, will work with the club to provide new opportunities for its customers across strategic channels....

  • US plant-based drinks up 30% in four years 

    By Vending International on November 7, 2019

    US plant-based drinks consumption grew by almost 30% between 2014 and 2018, from 2.8 to 3.6 litres per person, according to a new report from leading beverage industry experts Zenith Global. Sales reached a value of $2.3 billion in...

  • Selecta Sweden signs strategic agreement with OKQ8

    By Vending International on November 6, 2019

    Selecta, Europe’s route-based unattended self-service retailer, has signed a significant strategic agreement with OKQ8 in Sweden to offer Starbucks on the go coffee throughout the country. The agreement will offer OKQ8, Sweden’s leading fuel supplier, access to Starbucks on the go across its...

  • US water dispenser market approaches eight million units 

    By Vending International on November 6, 2019

    The US water dispenser market has grown by an annual average of 4.4% to reach almost eight million units at the end of 2018, according to a new report from the industry’s leading specialist consultancy Zenith Global. “For the...

  • AVA Live – On the Road

    By Vending International on November 5, 2019

    Logistics specialist RBC Group will be hosting the next AVA Live – On the Road event at its Old Dalby offices in Leicestershire on November 20. On the agenda will be the following: Scotland and Wales want to introduce...

  • EVA celebrates 25 years

    EVA celebrates 25 years

    By Vending International on November 5, 2019

    Up to 200 participants from the European vending and OCS industry convened in Baveno, Italy on October 16 and 17 to celebrate the 25thanniversary of the European Vending & Coffee Service Association (EVA). The town of Baveno, on the...