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Small-business owners gain credibility from high quality client feedback
Forbes    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Just because your business may be small doesn't mean what others think of you is a small part of doing business. It's everything. A powerful first step in establishing credibility, customer reviews, endorsements and recommendations help to break down natural barriers and distrust people feel with an unfamiliar entity. Third party opinions help to instill confidence in others who would use your services as well as lessen skepticism, sometimes getting them one step closer to filling out your web site contact form. More

Join the VendScreen Revolution Today!

The solution you’ve been waiting for is here. Wait no more. Join the Revolution and add nutrition information, cashless payments, data connectivity and promotional opportunities to your existing machines. All with the VendScreen Revolution touchscreen smart device that installs on existing machines in the field in minutes.
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Beverages


Vietnam's new crop on offer; trade cautious
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Trading houses offered beans from Vietnam's new crop at discounts to London futures recently, but Indonesian robustas returned to premiums despite a lack of interest from roasters, dealers said. More



C-stores driving traffic with coffee promos
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Specials are brewing nationwide as convenience stores pour on the promotions to perk up profits from the coffee category. The growing prevalence of coffee promotions underscores the important role this hot beverage plays in today's competitive marketplace. As industry experts explain, coffee is key to driving store traffic and increasing profits in the process. More

Bottom Line Benefits of using GPS North America

Reduce operating expenses - including fuel costs, overtime pay, and insurance premiums, and enhance safety and reduce liability. Better measure, monitor, and manage fleet performance while increasing driver productivity and enhancing customer service.
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6 cups of coffee a day 'cuts risk of both womb and prostate cancer'
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Women who drink four to six cups of coffee a day are less likely to suffer from womb cancer, while men who drink this amount are less likely to suffer prostate cancer, according to a study using 117,000 volunteers. More

Corporate Social Responsibility


A coffee seller seeks to cut hunger among coffee growers
The New York Times    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
There's perhaps no habit that more firmly illustrates the global nature of the modern human enterprise than drinking coffee. For centuries, trade in beans came with scant concern at the consumer end for the conditions on the plantations or small farms where coffee is harvested. That's changing, of course, with growing, and sometimes controversial, efforts to certify good labor or environmental standards in coffee regions. More

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Alpine® "Flowing with technology™"

Alpine®
is the industry leader in (POU) point of use water filtration solutions. Alpine® recently introduced their new high end Aurora POU cooler using digital technology, tri-temp, UV sanitization, filter monitoring, leak detection, etc. Microsoft® picks Aurora™ as best in the industry.
Microtronic - the solution for Cashless
Microtronic is the 30 year leader in true Cashless Vending technology. We've added the components of Micro Markets and Mini Micro Markets with LOW monthly support fees. Only one card to use with Vending, Micro Markets, Cafection and Multi-max vendors. Call 1-800-879-3586 or check out: www.MicrotronicUS.com or www.YourMicroMarket.com
Holiday House Distributing
Water Block is a low cost mechanical overflow safety device powered by water flowing through. It allows a maximum continuous flow of water ranging from 1.3 to 13.2 gallons. Water Block will cut off water flow if the continuous flow exceeds the adjustable setting. Find more information at www.hhdonline.com/
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NAMA News

NAMA LAUNCHES TECHNEWS

This week NAMA launches a new monthly newsletter to keep our members up-to-date with the technology and innovation stories in our industry.

Look forward to topline summaries of stories from mainstream and trade media throughout the country delivered directly to you!

The 2013 NAMA Directory will hit mailboxes this December!

We are now compiling the hard copy NAMA 2013 Directory. Every active member will be listed under their member type. For increased exposure, Members can purchase additional listings for only $35 by simply completing this form.

Questions about the Directory?
Contact Ryan Dovenmuehler at E&M Consulting
(312) 238-9609 or ryand@emconsultinginc.com

MAKE YOUR HOTEL RESERVATION BY OCT. 18!
Hyatt Regency Hotel Reservations
CoffeeTea&Water 2012!
The city of New Orleans is READY...

New Orleans is rich in coffee history, is the second largest port of entry for green coffee, and boasts some of the finest restaurants in the country.

CoffeeTea&Water is the single largest event dedicated to the coffee, tea and water service operator. Make your plans to attend, be a part of the experience and see firsthand the opportunities for growth and profitability.

Make your reservation today!

CoffeeTea&Water 2012
Nov. 13-15

Hyatt Regency Hotel Reservations

This video shows a brief glimpse of the damage Hurricane Katrina did to the New Orleans area and the Hyatt Regency. Then fast forward seven years and see the progress the city has made and what the Hyatt looks like today. This video was made in celebration of The Make It Right organization helping to rebuild the lower 9th ward. CT&W 2012 is an event you don't want to miss. The hotel and the staff are first class and look forward to welcoming you.


 
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