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Krispy Kreme Introduces Charity Doughnut Vending Machine in London

Doughnut giants Krispy Kreme recently added a delicious new variety to their line. Nutella doughnuts! Chocolate and hazelnut, together at last, in ...

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American Schoolboy Invents First Aid Vending Machine

Like all the world’s greatest inventors, Taylor Rosenthal from Alabama identified a problem and decided to fix it.“Every time I’d travel for ...

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Upgrade your School Water Cooler

Students still aren’t getting enough water but water coolers provide a refreshing drink during a hectic day of studies. Numerous studies show tha...

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Low Sugar Vending Machines

If you’re on the hunt for a new vending machine supplier or are thinking of installing a new vending machine, it’s time to think about the rece...

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Keeping Gym-Goers Active: Gym Vending Machines

Many gym goers walk through your doors each and every day, from the iron-pumper to the once a week selfie taker. These different types of people al...

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Hot Food Vending Machines for your Business

Hot food vending machines allows for business to offer healthy meals that are filling for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Rather than nipping out at l...

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Healthy vending Machines for Schools and Academies

Vending machines with healthy options in schools, colleges and universities help to promote a healthy lifestyle as well as improving the concentrat...

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Safety Tips for Vending Machines

When correctly installed and routinely serviced, vending machines should pose no danger to anyone who uses them. But vending machines are big, heav...

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Safety Tips for Vending Machines

When correctly installed and routinely serviced, vending machines should pose no danger to anyone who uses them. But vending machines are big, heav...

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UK Vending Set to Surge in Popularity

Vending machines that dispense hot and fresh food are popular in the US and Japan, and experts predict that we may soon start to see more of them i...

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France Introduces Short Story Vending Machines

When we think of vending machines, we tend to think of sweets, crisps, snacks, and drinks. But as we’ve pointed out a number of times on this blo...

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Want to Boost Your Team’s Morale, Energy, and Happiness?

As any management guru will tell you, a happy team is a motivated team, and a motivated team is a productive team.There are many ways to boost your...

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Operated Vending Services – Why Choose Anything Less?

Many people take vending machines for granted. And why wouldn’t they? They’re always there, they always work, and they’re always fully stocke...

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When Corporate Vending Machines Go Too Far

It’s usually great fun to read about the latest advancements in vending machine technology, but this week we saw an example of corporate vending ...

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Twitter, Selfies, and the Latest Vending Machine Trends

At The Wise Vending Group, we’re always on the lookout for the latest vending machine trends. In recent months, we’ve looked at 24 hour vending...

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Why Should You Have a Drinks Vending Machine?

There are plenty of benefits to having drinks machines in the workplace and the machines themselves have improved vastly over the years. First of a...

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What Are The Benefits of Operated Vending?

An operated vending service is a bespoke package that allows you to implement a combination of vending machines of your choice without having to wo...

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The Benefits of Hot Drinks Vending Machines in Winter

There are many benefits to food and drinks vending machines in the workplace, but for the hot drinks vending machine there is no busier time than t...

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What Kind of Stock Should Your Vending Machine Have?

Are you pondering the difficult question – “what should we stock our vending machines with?”You are not alone. A lot of our customers want to...

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How Do Coffee Vending Machines Work?

In need of a boost, you blearily press a button on your nearest coffee vending machine. Moments later, you have in your hands a delicious cup of ho...

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Corporate Vending Solutions for Businesses of All Sizes

When designing vending solutions for large corporate environments, there are a number of unique factors to take into consideration:The Size of the ...

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24 Hour Vending For 24 Hour Cities

Even in the city that never sleeps, it can be difficult to find a bite to eat.Some cities are buzzing around the clock. Driven office workers work ...

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Why Choose a National Vending Service?

When choosing your vending suppliers, you’ll have to decide between using a local service and using a national service. Wise Vending is a nationa...

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Positioning of Vending Machines

Where’s the best place to position a vending machine for maximum impact?Well, it depends on many things. How big is the vending machine? What sor...

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Beyond Salt and Sugar: Vending and Nutrition

Believe it or not, if done correctly, snacking can actually work as part of a healthy, balanced diet. Snacking between meals can keep your appetite...

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Vending as a Marketing Tool

In recent years, we’ve seen many examples of forward-thinking brands from a range of sectors who have used vending as a marketing tool. When you ...

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Personalised Vending Machines for a More Intelligent Vending Experience

In June 2014, a mysterious vending machine appeared in Times Square, New York. It featured a large red button on which was written “It’s So Mia...

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The Most Unusual Products Found in Vending Machines Around the World

The Internet is full of lists of unusual products found in vending machines.Buzzfeed, of course, have a list of 24 vending machines that “you won...

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Vending Machine Restocking - Hints and Tips

Most people who use vending machines take it for granted that the products they stock will be fresh.And so they should! If done correctly, vending ...

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Vending Machines and Charity – A Perfect Partnership?

Recently, you might have read about a pop-up T-shirt vending machine in Berlin. For €2, it offered to sell you a plain white t-shirt. But upon ta...

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The State of the Vending Industry in the UK

For over 80 years, the vending industry in the UK has been represented by the Automatic Vending Association (AVA). This not-for-profit organisation...

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Why You Should Invest in Employee Health

Now that we’re well into 2015, most people have long since abandoned their New Year’s Resolutions, but a determined few have still given up cho...

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Vending in the Hospitality Industry – More than Just a Last Resort

What do tired travellers, hungry breakfasters, and impatient delegates all have in common? They all need coffee. Or tea. Or hot chocolate. Or soup....

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Vending Machines in Pop Culture

If you work long hours, or if you simply can’t get through the day without your afternoon coffee and midmorning snacks, then vending machines pla...

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Sweeten the Deal – Retail Vending Machines

Some purchases require some serious consideration. If you sell cars, furniture, or other high-end, luxury goods, it’s not uncommon for customers ...

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Coffee Machine or Vending Machine – Which Is Best for the Office?

Whether it’s coffee, tea, hot chocolate, or others, employees rely on hot drinks to stay refreshed and energised throughout the day. If you want ...

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Snack Vending Tips – How to Make the Most of Your Office Vending Machine

Vending machines are the unsung heroes of the business world. Whether they’re placed in offices, factories, canteens, or hospitals, they can sing...

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Bulk Snacks for Vending Machine

Over the past seven years, we have established ourselves as one of the largest and most trusted suppliers of bulk snacks for vending machines in th...

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How to Make the Most of Your Office Vending Machine

Vending machines are the unsung heroes of the business world. Whether they’re placed in offices, factories, canteens, or hospitals, they can sing...

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Can Vending Machines Help The Environment?

When looking at the future of vending machines, we briefly explored the ways in which vending machines might make use of green technologies. For ex...

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Mars Principles In Action

 Most of the world’s cocoa is grown by more than five million smallholder farmers in parts of West Africa, Southeast Asia and the Americas. ...

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Wholesale Snacks for Vending Machines

The Wise Vending Group are one of the UK’s largest and most trusted suppliers of wholesale snacks for vending machines. Our national network of s...

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Drink Vending Machines

At the Wise Vending Group, we stock different drink vending machines suitable for a range of settings, including offices, hospitals, educational es...

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Vending Machine Installation

Vending Machine InstallationThe Wise Vending Group encompasses a number of vending machine suppliers and food stockists across the UK and Ireland. ...

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Healthy Vending Machines from The Wise Vending Group

Everyone loves sweets, chocolates, fizzy drinks and crisps, and it’s fine to indulge now and then. However, as a society, we are becoming increas...

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A Brief History of Vending Machines

It’s unlikely that you’ve ever thought about it, but vending machines have a rich, varied, and fascinating history. As a concept, they predate ...

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Hospital Vending Machines – Healthcare’s Secret Weapon

At The Wise Vending Group, we have supplied hospitals across the UK with high quality vending machines. From staffroom coffee machines, to snack ma...

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Vending Machines of the Future

Whilst all of your workplace and consumer technologies have been evolving, so too has the vending machine – quietly, in the corner.Whether it’s...

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Small Vending Machines: A Convenient Option

Busy lives, packed schedules and demanding commutes mean that more and more people are relying on vending machines to give them the sustenance they...

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Vending Machine Cleaning: Why Is It So Important?

Because it plays such a vital role in ensuring the health and well-being of your staff and the public, vending machine cleaning is a legal requirem...

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Office Vending: Why Have a Vending Machine in Your Workplace?

Many staff take office vending for granted, but those who have worked in offices without vending machines recognise them as the luxuries they are. ...

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North West Vending donate

North West Vending recently presented their local hospice Willowbrook with  £300.00 that they had raised through their weekly sweepstake...

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Less Waste to Landfill

A recent trade survey shows that food and drink manufacturers have cutthe waste they send to landfill by two thirds. According to the surveypublish...

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A cup of Coffee a day keeps diabetes at bay!

One and a half cups of coffee a day could reduce the chance of developing Type 2 diabetes by 11% says a new study from Harvard School of Public Hea...

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Wise member VH Graddon and Sons Vending Ltd won ‘Family Business of the Year’

 Congratulations go out to Wise member VH Graddon and Sons Vending Ltd who won ‘Family Business of the Year’ in the Herald ...

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Wise Group announce partnership with Keurig UK Ltd

The Wise Group are delighted announce the new partnership with Keurig UK Ltd, the UK division of the North American giant Green Mountain Coffee Roa...

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Britvic to splash out on Juicy Drench

Soft Drinks manufacturer Britvic has announced a multimillion-pound investment in fruit drink ‘Juicy Drench’.  Juicy Drench is being backe...

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Brita Professional Commits to the Future

BRITA Professional, one of Europe’s experts in water filtration, has shown its ongoing commitment to the environment through its comprehensive re...

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Crane Merchandising Systems wins NIVO’s 2012 Equipment Supplier of the Year Award

Crane Merchandising Systems is proud to have been named NIVO’s 2012 Equipment Supplier of the Year, Crane’s second award of this kind in 2012.N...

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A passion for coffee at Selby vending firm

 Published on Thursday 23 February 2012 12:34SUCCESSFUL staff at a thriving company in Selby celebrated the launch of its own coffee concept ...

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AVA Calls Members To Arms Over EU Allergen Labelling Provisions

 The UK Food Standards Agency, under the auspices of DEFRA, has invited the AVA to comment on EU Food Information for Consumers Regulation No ...

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Nestlé ups sustainability efforts at expanding UK innovation centre

Nestle has opened an extended product technology centre for confectionery in the UK, which will better enable it to develop products and packaging ...

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OhSo Chocolate

Are you looking for products that are healthier but still indulgent, like a daily Belgian chocolate bar and only 72kcals? Gluten freeWheat fre...

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Tea consumption linked to lower diabetes risk: Unilever Study

Populations which drink high quantities of black tea have a significantly lower prevalence of diabetes, according to new study backed by Unilever. ...

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V H Graddon: Vending has the ‘wow!’ factor

There are a number of opportunities for shops, pubs, restaurants, hotels, gyms and other leisure facilities to widen their profit margins with the ...

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We welcome Amy and Paul

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve added two sales professionals to our burgeoning Business Development team. Paul Webb, (41), and Amy Gall...

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