Lavazza acquire Mars Drinks: What it means for Flavia machines

The recent acquisition of Mars Drinks by the Italian coffee company Lavazza will not have an impact on any of our Nexus Drinks vending machines and Nexus Drinks coffee machines. We’ve already received dozens of customer enquiries about the Lavazza-Mars Drinks merger, but we can reassure all our clients that our Flavia machines will be stocked as normal and you won’t be impacted in the slightest.

About the Lavazza acquisition of Mars Drinks

Lavazza Group is a leading player in the global coffee market and has operated since 1895. The deal with Mars Drinks was finalised in December 2018. The Lavazza Group’s Chief Executive Officer, Antonio Bavarelle, commented: “This acquisition fits perfectly within our international expansion strategy, the objective of strengthening key markets, as well as the pursuit of having an even closer relationship with end consumers. Indeed, this acquisition strengthens the Lavazza Group’s position in the OCS and Vending segments, which offer considerable opportunities for growth and development.”

How does the merger between Lavazza Group and Mars Drinks impact on our drinks machines?

Lavazza has taken over all of Mars’ coffee and production businesses, which includes Flavia coffee machines and Klix vending machines. We’re really excited to be teaming up with the Lavazza Group, as we feel their global presence can only be enhanced further by this move into the B2B sector. We’re also absolutely certain you can expect lots of exciting developments in future. However, we wanted to take this opportunity to reassure all our customers that the superb Nexus Drinks service your business expects will not be impacted in the slightest by the Lavazza takeover of the Mars Drinks group. You’ll still be able to grab a steaming cup of your favourite coffee from your workplace vending machines, including:

Beverage Daily have some more information about the Lavazza and Mars Drinks acquisition.

Lavazza Coffee Machines from Nexus Drinks

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