SandenVendo set to launch Safety Point Table Top

SandenVendo set to launch Safety Point Table Top

SandenVendo is about to launch a table-top vending machine known as Safety Point. With a small foot print, this versatile machine is developed with social contribution in mind, aiming to support public health and protect against the COVID-19 pandemic. Safety Point...
Vending currently excluded from VAT reduction

Vending currently excluded from VAT reduction

Following the Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s announcement this week of a VAT reduction to 5% for businesses in the hospitality and tourism industries, it has transpired that vending firms are not included at this stage. The Automatic Vending Association’s membership...
Veolia launches new plastic recycling report

Veolia launches new plastic recycling report

A new report titled ‘Examining material evidence – the carbon fingerprint’ highlights the importance of plastic as a material compared to alternatives when examining the carbon emissions. The report, commissioned by Veolia and published by Imperial College, analysed...
euvend & coffeena 2020 cancelled

euvend & coffeena 2020 cancelled

euvend & coffeena 2020 has been rescheduled to October 27-29, 2022 as a result of effects of the global pandemic. Oliver Frese, chief operating officer and in charge of trade fair management at Koelnmesse said: “Intensive conversations with our customers have...
2020 InnoBev Awards winners announced

2020 InnoBev Awards winners announced

The winners of the 2020 InnoBev Awards were announced on June 30 during a special online awards ceremony. The fourth annual InnoBev Awards were organised by global food and drink experts Zenith Global and attracted over 120 entries from innovators across the worldwide...
The Cadbury Foundation celebrates 85 years of giving

The Cadbury Foundation celebrates 85 years of giving

Originally named ‘The Charitable Brothers Trust’ in 1935, The Cadbury Foundation builds on both the brand’s rich heritage and the Cadbury brothers’ conviction that investing in local communities is good for business. The brother’s approach saw them focus on creating a...
AVA AGM, what happened

AVA AGM, what happened

On Wednesday June 24 the AVA held its annual general meeting via Microsoft Teams – the first AGM to be held online. Over 80 AVA members attended and with the round table style discussion open at the end of the meeting, everyone had their opportunity to speak and...
Venditalia moved to March 2021

Venditalia moved to March 2021

The upcoming edition of Venditalia, which was due to be held in November, has now been rescheduled to March 10-13, 2021 at Fieramilano Rho. Stakeholders of Venditalia have agreed with the organisers that the decision to reschedule to March 2021 will allow thousands of...