Fears for vending as new restrictions announced

Fears for vending as new restrictions announced

As the Prime Minister announces further restrictions for the country aimed at curbing the rapidly rising coronavirus infection rate, The Automatic Vending Association (AVA) has warned of a significant impact on vending businesses. AVA chief executive David Llewellyn...
New date for WHA conference

New date for WHA conference

The Water Dispenser and Hydration Association (WHA) has announced its “Celebrating Our Industry Evolution” conference, trade show, launch and charity gala dinner will be held on 4 March 2021 at the Double Tree by Hilton in Milton Keynes. The day’s events will begin...
Pandemic takes it toll on vending and OCS

Pandemic takes it toll on vending and OCS

Image by Fusion Medical Animation A survey carried out on vending and OCS businesses has revealed an average 64% fall in turnover in March to May when compared to the same period in 2019. The report by the Automatic Vending Association (AVA) and the European Vending...
Vending is included in VAT reduction

Vending is included in VAT reduction

After the Government announced VAT registered hospitality businesses would benefit from a temporary 5% reduced rate of VAT, the Automatic Vending Association (AVA) has now established that vending businesses are included. The AVA confirmed that HMRC tax experts had...