News Updates


Extending a warm welcome to new GEM Team Members, we’d like to introduce you to:-   Alex – Our New Vending Operator covering Nottingham City.   Carl – Vending Operator who joins us to cover the Chesterfield area.   Alex and Carl will be keeping the GEM flag flying and making sure that our valued customers’ machines are well […]

10 things you need to know about coffee …………….

Coffee is the most popular drink worldwide with over 400 billion cups consumed each year.     Last year in Britain, £730 million was spent on coffee     Britain consumes 500g of coffee per person, each year     Over half of the Espresso consumed in the UK is drunk in the South-East of the country     […]

Vending solutions from GEM Vending

GEM Vending are able to source vending machines from any vending manufacturer. The vending machines are selected for reliability and quality to give our clients the best. Why not take a look at our website machine pages.  What our customers say – “Vending is now our silent service, the GEM operator has come and gone […]

Employee of the Month – September 2013

The award is given to recognise any member of staff who (G) goes the (E) extra (M) mile (GEM!).  As a service company, SERVICE TO OUR CUSTOMERS is paramount. A member of staff achieving this recognition will have consistently Gone the Extra Mile and/or may have completed an outstanding service to our customers.  I am […]

A first again for GEM Vending

We are the first vending company in the UK to use QR codes on all their vending machines to give free nutritional advice to our customers.  Not afraid to lead the way, GEM has been working with Just Peel – here is what they have to say about this exciting project.  How refreshing is it […]

The Clue is in the name – a GEM in their Industry!

“GEM Vending are always a pleasure to deal with, I have found them to be friendly, professional and efficient, their coffee also happens to be the best I have had from a machine! What more could you ask for?” Mark Wilson – Managing Director, Blueprint Promotional Products Ltd

GEM Vending in partnership with Lavazza Coffee

GEM Vending are delighted to work in partnership with Lavazza Coffee – so our customers can enjoy the real Italian coffee experience every day. Come and try for yourself in our Showroom in Nottingham give us a call on 01773 765000 to arrange a convenient time or fill in the contact us form on our […]


For free and easy access to nutritional information just scan the QR code on all GEM Vending machines.  Our “Quick Search” option also gives you specific information on gluten free, vegetarian or vegan diets.    


GEM has been actively working on healthier choices for our customers for over 15 years. GEM led the way and introduced the ‘GREEN DOT ‘ so that customers can easily identify these healthier choices in our machines.   Another world first…. GEM IS the first vending company in the world to introduced QR codes on the front of our machines to give […]

Congratulations You Are a Winner!

Gem Vending would like to say a huge “Congratulations!” to Adrian Williams from Leicester, who was the winner of our first ever smart site competition. Adrian visited our showroom in Nottingham and was presented with his £100 M&S vouchers by our MD, Steve Gallagher. Our new competition is now live, so get scanning the QR code […]