Virtual water event in March

Virtual water event in March

After a successful online conference in 2020, the UK water drinks industry is planning a second virtual event on 23 March this year. The UK Water Drinks Conference has been the industry’s main annual event for 30 years and is a key forum for producers, suppliers and...
3D printed coffee station made from waste

3D printed coffee station made from waste

Swedish coffee group Löfbergs is collaborating with 3D print entrepreneur Sculptur to transform coffee production waste into brand new coffee stations. The collaboration is part of the Circular Coffee Community and the pursuit of the group’s ambition of zero coffee...
Innovations from AA First

Innovations from AA First

The Klaran WC UVC LED Shield is now available factory installed into the AA First range of direct chill coolers or can be supplied as a separate unit for self-installation. The Klaran WC UVC LED Shield uses UV LED technology to destroy 99%+ of cryptosporidium,...
AVA calls for support for ‘vital vending industry’

AVA calls for support for ‘vital vending industry’

AVA chief executive David Llewellyn The Automatic Vending Association (AVA) has called on Local Authorities to support the ‘vital vending industry’ as new research shows two thirds of operators have seen turnover reduced, with some losing all revenue completely....
Monster Beverage announces co-chief executive officers

Monster Beverage announces co-chief executive officers

Monster Beverage Corporation has announced that Hilton H. Schlosberg was elected by the board of directors as co-chief executive of the company. Mr Schlosberg will serve as co-chief executive together with Mr. Rodney C. Sacks, who has served as the chief executive...

In its eighth year, Veganuary – a movement which seeks to inspire people to try a plant-based existence for 31 days for the benefit of our planet, animals and their own health – has gained a record 500,000 sign ups this year with a huge 25% of those being Brits. The...
Thai packaging firm acquires UK’s Go-Pak

Thai packaging firm acquires UK’s Go-Pak

Thailand-based SCG Packaging has acquired UK foodservice packaging firm Go-Pak. The deal is expected to help expand its customer base in the foodservice sector, retail and wholesale businesses, restaurants and fast-food restaurants in the UK, Europe, and North...
Mondelēz one of UK’s Best Places To Work in 2021

Mondelēz one of UK’s Best Places To Work in 2021

Mondelēz International has been honoured with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, recognising the Best Places to Work in 2021. The Employees’ Choice Awards programme, now in its sixth year in the UK, is based solely on the input of employees, who elect to provide...
The Vendies deadline extended to 5 February

The Vendies deadline extended to 5 February

Still hoping to get your entries in for The Vendies 2021? Now you have the opportunity as entries will remain open until the new extended deadline of Friday 5 February. To put yourself in with a chance to win, head to dedicated Awards website and take a look at the...