A number of healthy vending machines have been installed at Australia’s largest tertiary education providers, Monash University. The 55 machines, provided by Vendy Healthy Vending, aim to encourage healthy...

FDA finalises menu and vending machine calorie labeling rules The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finalised two rules requiring that calorie information be listed on menus and menu boards in...

A banana grower in Queensland has launched a specially designed fresh banana vending machine in a Brisbane food court. MacKays Bananas, a family-owned banana growing business, designed the ‘Banana Bar’...

Beverage giant Coca-Cola South Pacific yesterday announced it would take action in Australia to “help be part of the solution to obesity”. Meanwhile, in the UK, the Advertising Standards Authority...

A partnership in using “peak shift vending machines” has been announced in Japan by Coca-Cola Co Japan and Fuji Electric. The new machines will reduce daytime power consumption by 95 per cent by shifting...

The American Beverage Association, representing Coca Cola Co, PepsiCo Inc and Dr Pepper Snapple Co Inc has announced a roll-out of new vending machines that will display drink calories. The new machines...

Food and drinks sold at State Government owned train stations in New South Wales are promoting unhealthy food choices, predominantly selling chips, sugary soft drinks, chocolate and confectionery, researchers...

Tighter regulation of food vending machines in Victoria has angered some operators, who say recent changes in government legislation will do little to solve the problem of illegitimate operators. From...

Coca-Cola has installed 35 new climate-friendly vending machines at the US Government’s Capitol buildings in Washington, D.C., home of the US House of Representatives. The new HFC-free (hydro-fluorocarbon...

The Coca-Cola Company and its bottling partners have announced that a major greenhouse gas (hydrofluorocarbon) will be eliminated from all of their new vending machines and coolers by 2015. Coca-Cola said...