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Lack of juice dispenser innovation leads to equipment breakthrough

Lack of juice dispenser innovation leads to equipment breakthrough

A commercial drinks supplier claims to have brought juice dispensers in line with technologically advanced coffee machines with the launch of a tech-heavy appliance aimed at the catering industry.   Liquidline insists its ‘Juicetouch’ will improve user experience and give the catering industry a more flexible, easy-to-manage juice dispenser courtesy of its sleek design, touchscreen

Subway takes delivery of bespoke coffee machines for high-volume stores

Subway’s UK and Ireland stores have begun to take delivery of a bespoke coffee machine designed for it by manufacturer Fracino. It is the second customised machine that the coffee equipment supplier has produced and launched for the chain following the success of the ‘SUB1’ model currently used by hundreds of Subway stores. IPC Europe, the non-profit

Strong Whitbread performance spearheaded by Costa expansion

Whitbread has reported solid sales for its latest fiscal quarter of 9%, with coffee chain Costa driving growth and expected to increase in scale this year. In Q3 Costa delivered total sales growth of 12.5% and good like-for-like sales growth of 4%. This performance was supported by its new advertising and promotional campaigns. It announced

Subway to bring in new equipment after seven-year beverage deal

Subway’s European purchasing group, EPIC, today announced that the chain will be installing new equipment in its stores following a long-term beverage contract it has signed. EIPC has awarded PepsiCo and Britvic a seven-year beverage contract to supply Subway stores throughout Great Britain, following a competitive tender process. The new deal is effective from 1

Nespresso adds high volume professional barista machine

Nespresso’s latest addition to its range, the Aquila 220, will enable large establishments to enhance their offering and further drive their coffee business, said the company. With a smaller footprint and featuring the same technology as the Nespresso Aguila 420, the Aguila 220 is designed to meet the needs of all premium large hotels, restaurants

Caterer makes extra £35k from beverage equipment

Contract caterer Amadeus claims to have achieved “record-breaking sales” following the introduction of a standalone drink concept strategically placed in the NEC Group Arenas in Birmingham. Capitalising on the success of ‘beer hawking’, Amadeus has developed a solution that dispenses alcoholic beverages quickly to consumers in high footfall areas, reducing wait time and increasing service

Jamie’s Italian in new equipment and training tie-up

Jamie’s Italian is aiming to improve on its coffee offering after striking an agreement with Italian brand Kimbo that will encompass the supply of equipment and training. Under the terms of the tie-up announced this week, Jamie’s will launch a new bespoke Italian coffee menu. Guests at its restaurants across the UK will have access

Instanta scores with 100-unit deal at the Etihad

British manufacturer Instanta’s credentials in the stadia sector have been given a boost following a deal to supply water boilers and beverage equipment to the home of reigning Premier League champions Manchester City. The company, which manufactures its products at its UK factory in Southport, was chosen to provide the kit for the Etihad Stadium’s