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  • EVA stands in solidarity with Ukrainian vending companies

    EVA stands in solidarity with Ukrainian vending companies

    By Vending International on April 5, 2022

    The European Vending & Coffee Service Association stands in solidarity with the people impacted by the invasion in Ukraine and with all those who are affected by the crisis, the body has said. As an industry sector dedicated to...

  • Growing awareness and cross-border use of cryptocurrency

    Growing awareness and cross-border use of cryptocurrency

    By Vending International on April 5, 2022

    In a new survey from influential blockchain organisation the Stellar DevelopmentFoundation (SDF) and UK-based crypto payments platform Wirex, results show high awareness and growing use of cryptocurrencies for cross-border payments in four key markets: United States, United Kingdom, Mexico, and Singapore. Driving the shift towards crypto...

  • AVA reacts to Spring Statement 

    AVA reacts to Spring Statement 

    By Vending International on April 5, 2022

    The Vending & Automated Retail Association (AVA) has welcomed the support that the Government has offered to individuals and businesses within the UK in the Spring Statement. Chief executive David Llewellyn said: “With continued uncertainty over pricing, the announcement...

  • Selecta partners with Swiss coffee machine manufacturer Thermoplan

    Selecta partners with Swiss coffee machine manufacturer Thermoplan

    By Vending International on March 1, 2022

    Selecta has announced a new partnership with Thermoplan, a specialist in the development and production of fully automatic coffee machines. Selecta is best known for its range of vending and self-serve machines, offering innovative 24/7 vendor solutions. With its...

  • UK Water Drinks Conference in person on World Water Day

    UK Water Drinks Conference in person on World Water Day

    By Vending International on February 23, 2022

    Having maintained supplies throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, UK water drinks industry leaders will return to London for their 30th annual conference in person on 22 March 2022, which is also World Water Day. The theme of “Plan for People...

  • PayComplete and Intelligent Vending join forces

    By Vending International on February 23, 2022

    PayComplete has appointed Intelligent Vending as the exclusive distributor for all of its payment products in the UK. “This is a natural progression of a long-standing business relationship,” explains Christian Mengus, automated service area manager, PayComplete. “The team at...

  • Selecta announces partnership with Mars Wrigley for its smart vending solutions

    Selecta announces partnership with Mars Wrigley for its smart vending solutions

    By Vending International on February 23, 2022

    Selecta has announced a new strategic partnership with treats and snacks company Mars Wrigley in which the companies willintroduce a new generation of intelligent vending machines with user-friendly touch screens, detailed product information, as well as smart and modern...

  • Smart Covid test kit machines launch in US

    Smart Covid test kit machines launch in US

    By Vending International on February 23, 2022

    Hot on the heels of IBrands Global’s announcement of its acquisition of  Vendx, the interactive, touchless smart vending machine provider, the company is focusing on tech-fuelled wellness experiences. The first of IBrands’ six Covid-19 Test Kit Vending Machines to launch nationwide in the...