January 19, 2017— Announcing an industry first: NAMA will welcome former First Lady Laura Bush as the keynote speaker for the OneShow held April 19-21 in Las Vegas at the Venetian Resort. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
- 2016 INDUSTRY CENSUS RESULTS RELEASED
- DICK ATNIP AND STU CASE TO BE INDUCTED INTO NAMA COFFEE SERVICES HALL OF FAME AT CTW
- NAMA’s EXECUTIVE FORUM: CLAIM YOUR SEAT AT THE TABLE
- NAMA’s EXECUTIVE FORUM: Register Now - Hotel Cut-Off is November 17
- KEN SHEA NAMED 2017 NAMA COFFEE LEGEND
- DAN MATHEWS CTW SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS ANNOUNCED
- NAMA FOUNDATION 2017 NAMA SCHOLARS ANNOUNCED
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2016 INDUSTRY CENSUS RESULTS RELEASED
November 17, 2017 – The NAMA Foundation announced today that the 2016 Industry Census Results are now available to both members and non-members on the NAMA website. The results were released at the recent Coffee Tea and Water Show in Grapevine, Texas. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
DICK ATNIP AND STU CASE TO BE INDUCTED INTO NAMA COFFEE SERVICES HALL OF FAME AT CTW
November 3, 2017 –– NAMA announced today that Dick Atnip of Atnip Co., Inc. and Stu Case of Avanti Markets will be inducted into the NAMA Coffee Services Hall of Fame at the Coffee Tea and Water show READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA’s EXECUTIVE FORUM: CLAIM YOUR SEAT AT THE TABLE
November 1, 2017 - “As a long-time member of the coffee industry, I’m personally inviting my fellow members to join us at NAMA’s Executive Forum, December 6 – 8 at the Four Seasons Orlando,” READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA’s EXECUTIVE FORUM: Register Now - Hotel Cut-Off is November 17
October 19, 2017– "It’s time. I’m encouraging my fellow members to register now to join us at NAMA’s Executive Forum, December 6 – 8 at the Four Seasons Orlando," said Vic Pemberton READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
KEN SHEA NAMED 2017 NAMA COFFEE LEGEND
October 16, 2017 – Ken Shea, President of Ken Shea & Associates and V.P. of Coffee Service for G&J Marketing and Sales, has been named the association’s 2017 Coffee Legend. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
DAN MATHEWS CTW SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS ANNOUNCED
September 26, 2017 – The NAMA Foundation announced today the two inaugural recipients of the Dan Mathews Scholarships to attend CTW in Grapevine, TX November 6-8. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA FOUNDATION 2017 NAMA SCHOLARS ANNOUNCED
September 1, 2017 – The NAMA Foundation announced today the four recipients of its annual NAMA Scholars scholarship program. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
FUTURIST AND INNOVATION EXPERT JIM CARROLL TO KEYNOTE CTW 2017
August 30, 2017 – NAMA announced today that Jim Carroll, futurist and innovation expert will kick off CTW 2017 as the keynote speaker at the Opening Session, Monday, November 6 at 12:45pm. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
10th ANNUAL CTW TO TAKE PLACE IN GRAPEVINE, TEXAS REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
August 17, 2017 – Innovation, disruption and sustainability are just a few of the hot topics brewing at NAMA’s 2017 Coffee Tea & Water (CTW), taking place November 6-8 at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine, TX. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA’s Emerging Leaders Network Announces New Steering Committee
August 15, 2017 – NAMA’s Emerging Leaders Network (ELN) recently announced its 2017-2018 Steering Committee. ELN is comprised of NAMA’s young professionals looking to learn and grow in the convenience services industry. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA’S THIRD ANNUAL FLY-IN SOARS TO NEW HEIGHTS
August 14, 2017— Nearly 300 NAMA members and guests gathered in Washington D.C. July 25 and 26 for NAMA Takes the Hill, the association’s third annual Fly-In, according to Eric Dell, NAMA’s SVP of External Affairs. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA ANNOUNCES ROB ENGSTROM, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE FEATURED DINNER SPEAKER AT FLY-IN
July 5, 2017 – NAMA announced today that Rob Engstrom, senior vice president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, will be the featured speaker Tuesday, July 25 at the association’s Fly-In. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
The 9 best vending machines in the United States
Unusually stocked vending machines are showing up more and more frequently in the United States these days, particularly in airports and other areas heavily trafficked by travelers. READ ARTICLE . . .
Re-purposed vending machine dispenses insta-artArt collecting is an expansive hobby to get into but the Downriver Council for the Arts and a worldwide collective of artists is making it a little more accessible for broke ass art lovers such as ourselves. READ ARTICLE . . .
Paris gets first meat vending machineSteaks, sausages and ham are now available 24 hours a day from a dispenser installed outside a butcher’s shop. Parisians seized with a sudden hunger for red meat READ ARTICLE . . .
How a City in France Got the World’s First Short-Story Vending Machines
The city of Grenoble, France, is testing the first models of a local startup’s short-story vending machine. READ ARTICLE . . .
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