- MARYLAND-DC STATE COUNCIL LEADERS TESTIFY AT HEARING ON MICRO MARKET BILL BEFORE MARYLAND LEGISLATURE
- MARYLAND-DC VENDING ASSOCIATION HOSTS “CONVENIENCE SERVICES DAY” AT STATE CAPITOL AND PROMOTES SUPPORT FOR PENDING MICRO MARKET LEGISLATION
- NAMA ANNOUNCES 2018 INDUSTRY AWARD HONOREES: Industry Person, Operator and Allied Member of the Year
- FUTURIST BRIAN SOLIS AND POLITICAL ANALYST MATTHEW DOWD TO DELIVER NAMA SHOW KEYNOTE ADDRESS
- NAMA’s FITPICK IS COMING TO BATON ROUGE
- NAMA’s 2018 Industry Award Nominations are Open
- THE NAMA SHOW REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN Meet with Convenience March 21-23 in Las Vegas
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MARYLAND-DC STATE COUNCIL LEADERS TESTIFY AT HEARING ON MICRO MARKET BILL BEFORE MARYLAND LEGISLATURE
February 21, 2018 – On Tuesday, February 20, 2018, leaders from the Maryland/DC Vending Association testified before the Maryland Legislature’s House Economic Matters Committee in support of H.B. 1087... READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
MARYLAND-DC VENDING ASSOCIATION HOSTS “CONVENIENCE SERVICES DAY” AT STATE CAPITOL AND PROMOTES SUPPORT FOR PENDING MICRO MARKET LEGISLATION
February 13, 2018 – The Maryland-DC Vending Association hosted its “Convenience Services Day” at the state capitol in Annapolis on Thursday, February 8th. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA ANNOUNCES 2018 INDUSTRY AWARD HONOREES: Industry Person, Operator and Allied Member of the Year
February 8, 2018— The 2018 winners of the NAMA Industry Awards were announced today by the association. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
FUTURIST BRIAN SOLIS AND POLITICAL ANALYST MATTHEW DOWD TO DELIVER NAMA SHOW KEYNOTE ADDRESS
January 24, 2018 — NAMA will welcome futurist Brian Solis and political analyst Matthew Dowd to share the general session stage, delivering two impactful keynote talks at The NAMA Show 2018, taking place March 21-23 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA’s FITPICK IS COMING TO BATON ROUGE
January 11, 2018 – Blind Vendors and members of the Vending Machine Operators of Louisiana (VMOL), working together with NAMA, will debut the association’s FitPick program at the Claiborne Building in Baton Rouge during the first quarter of 2018. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA’s 2018 Industry Award Nominations are Open
December 5, 2017 – The NAMA Industry Awards recognize individuals that best exemplify consistent support of the convenience services industry. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
THE NAMA SHOW REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN Meet with Convenience March 21-23 in Las Vegas
December 4, 2017 – Registration for The NAMA Show has officially opened. Don’t miss your chance to make global and local connections with more than 4,500 suppliers, distributors, industry experts and business owners at The NAMA Show 2018. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
NAMA Requests FDA Finalize Calorie Disclosure Rule, Extend Compliance Date and Provide Flexibility
November 28, 2017 — This month, NAMA formally requested that the FDA extend the compliance date for front-of-pack (FOP) Calorie Disclosure on products sold in vending machines READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
CTW 2017: Ten Years of Brewing Business Education and Networking for the Industry
November 29, 2017 –– NAMA’s 10th annual Coffee Tea and Water Show in Grapevine, Texas was a success by all measures, according to LyNae Schleyer, NAMA VP of Events. READ PRESS RELEASE . . .
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 . . .
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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