AVEX returns to the NEC from 12-13th September

  • Birmingham welcomes big brands as the world of vending gathers to do business
  • Visitors from the USA to New Zealand; from Scandinavia to Senegal
  • New initiatives attracting new visitors from beyond the core vending audience

AVEX 2017, the UK’s leading international exhibition for the vending, coffee and water industries, returns to the NEC from 12-13th September where visitors from across the UK and overseas will gather to do business. With a fresh new look, AVEX 2017 will showcase the latest products, services and thinking from across the UK and overseas. It’s the ‘must attend’ event for anyone involved in making decisions on the provision of vending solutions – from office water coolers and coffee machines to full size snack machines and food carousels.

Jonathan Hart, Chief Executive of the Automatic Vending Association (AVA) which hosts the event commented:

“Visitors from all over the world including the USA, New Zealand, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Sri Lanka, Israel and Senegal will join those from the UK helping to confirm AVEX’s position in the international vending arena. We are also excited about new initiatives reaching beyond the core vending coffee audience which are attracting visitors from a wide range of sectors including education, financial services, estates management, transport, leisure, facilities management, health care, local government, business and industry.”

Exhibitors at the 2017 show include international brands such as Mars, Vimto, Jacob Douwe Egbert, Coca Cola, Ferrero, Kellogg’s, Lucozade Ribena Suntory, Walkers and Britvic as well as other major players and other niche organisations. Visitors see can the latest innovations from the industry with over half of exhibitors unveiling exciting new, enhanced or expanded product ranges at the show.  These include cups, filters, snacks, beverages, healthier options and the latest vending systems.  

As well as presenting the latest in vending from across the globe, organisers have lined up a fantastic two-day speaker programme to inform and inspire!

Jonathan Hart added:

“We are bringing together a great line up of eminent presenters talking about a broad range of subjects from allergens, cashless payments and Brexit to employment law, digital marketing and hydration. The AVEX 2017 Speaker Programme is free to attend and will take place in the Hub on the show floor. So come and join us!”

Visitors will find sector focus in our Health & Wellbeing, Hydration Highway and Operator Zones with expert advice and the latest products and services.

Visiting Avex 2017 will be time well spent. It’s the perfect opportunity to research the latest developments across the vending arena, catch up with important contacts and make new connections. The show takes place in Hall 11 at the NEC which is easily accessible by road, rail and air. Anyone wishing to attend AVEX 2017 can register FREE now at avexshow.co.uk

For more information on last minute exhibiting or sponsorship opportunities, please visit avexshow.co.uk or call the sales team on 01494 568960.

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