In hospital environments, it’s important we think about the welfare of both patients and staff. According to a recent NHS report, more than 80% of NHS staff believe their health and wellbeing have an impact on the care they give to patients with regular access to healthy food being one of the greatest concerns. Since […]
Our Commitment to Healthy Vending in the NHS
Best Office Coffee Machines
Choosing the best office coffee machine for your workplace is not always easy. There are several factors to consider, like how many people will it serve every day? how much space do you have for a coffee machine? what is your budget? and how do your staff like their tea and coffee? In this guide, we aim to provide […]
5 Healthy Snacks That Go Incredibly Well With Coffee
What are some popular healthy snacks you can have with your morning or afternoon coffee? Recently, our in-house retail analyst looked at 900 of our vending machines to find the highest selling and most popular snacks across the UK. The findings were published in our report, the evolution of snacking. We found that low-calorie healthy […]
Millennial CEOs Are Redefining The Workplace
How often do you see a LinkedIn post or Tweet referring to millennials in a negative way? I come across them so often that I did a quick search to find out more about the generation that everyone loves to hate. Amongst other things, I discovered that half of the highest-valued start-ups in the world today were […]
Why champion cup recycling?
Reducing our impact on the environment is on everyone’s mind and single use cups are a contributing factor through their beginnings in the manufacturing process and how they’re handled as waste. It is said that half a trillion disposable cups are manufactured annually around the world. That would mean over 70 disposable cups for every […]
How to make coffee healthier
More and more people are looking for ways to improve their healthy lifestyle and altering how you drink coffee could help towards that goal. Quality over quantity Everything should be consumed in moderation to maximise enjoyment and reduce the potential for any negatives. When drinking an appropriate amount you should always try to treat yourself […]
International Coffee Day
Since 2015, people around the world celebrate International Coffee Day on the 1st of October. It’s a chance to recognise all the different people—including coffee farmers, roasters and baristas—who help make one of our favourite drinks. We also need to make sure we appreciate the people who grow our coffee beans in the first place. […]
Evolution of Snacking: Diving into 2019’s Vending Trends
The evolution of snacking Are you worried you’re not eating healthily enough? As one of the UK’s largest vending companies, we’re very interested in what people are buying from our machines. That’s why we’ve put together this new article looking at recent vending trends in more detail. Data like this helps us get a better […]
5 Great Reasons to Invest in a Coffee Machine
One of the biggest concerns that we see coming through from new business enquires is space restrictions, and we want to put your mind at ease straight way, The Vending People can bring luxurious and convenient coffee machines to even the smallest of spaces. Table Top options such as Flavia C500 and the new Crane […]
Can healthier vending machines keep you shopping for longer?
With sale season intensifying, now is the time to hit the large shopping centres and scoop up a deal. However, with so many shops and not a lot of time, fitting in and finding healthy snack options can be difficult. We have been working with some incredible brands to make healthy options accessible, at all […]
Our new healthy pop up vending concept goes on tour
As part of our on-going commitment to innovation and really listening to our customers, we’ve recently launched a pop up vending concept to help promote healthy eating, healthy lifestyle choices and offer an on-the-go balanced diet alternative. This move towards healthy snacking has enabled us to partner with some new and up-coming brands. In our healthy […]
So you’ve bought a vending machine… What’s next?
Your new vending solutions have just been installed, they are ready to go. What now? Well firstly, enjoy! Get to know your new vending machines by testing them out – have a play with the different strength options on your hot drink vending machines, take a look at the range within your snack and cold […]