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Epta goes on stage with its Iarp brand at Vending Show, from 21 to 23 June at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles (Hall 3.2 – Stand no. E07). The key event of 2023 for the automatic distribution sector takes the form of an international display case to exhibit recent innovations, which open the doors to the future.


A high profile stage

Vending Show, organised by the French association NAVSA and Venditalia Servizi, is a high-profile stage which brings together professionals of the AD sector to offer them a complete and in-depth picture of the state of the art and trends of the future.


A market which, according to a study conducted by Confida, Italian Association of Automatic Distribution, recorded a growth in 2022, with an increase in consumption equal to 5.07% compared to the previous year. A great success, especially for snacks and ice creams, with a double figure increase of respectively 16.3% and 18.51%.


Epta among the participants of Vending Show

Epta is among the 100 exhibitors expected at Vending Show with the solutions of Iarp, a brand specialised in the manufacture of plug-in refrigerated cabinets. Furnishings compatible with the most modern digital payment systems, set up to operate with natural propane refrigerant R290, reflecting the sustainable approach of the Group. On stage will be:


  • Brooklyn, of ColDistrict, the single-temperature food vending line, designed to optimise the vending machine fleet and manage the interior layout simply. In detail, Brooklyn, the cabinet for the display of ice cream, increases customer experience thanks to a touch display which can be customised with logos and images.
  • Stik, the furnishing for subzero products, equipped with integrated standard lock, to combine with Brooklyn to store a higher number of products.
  • Brera Slave, also of the ColDistrict line. A solution which features a modern design and is easy to use, contributing to ensure maximum appeal of beverages, snacks and ice creams. Together with Brooklyn and Stik, Brera Slave completes the vending area, offering the customer a simple and complete purchasing experience, thanks to the use of a single user interface.
  • Chelsea, for a greater depth of range. The positive 8-spiral model with full glass doors and LED lighting for a coordinated look with the entire ColDistrict range.


Last, but by no means less important, VIPay technology, which transforms the plug-ins of the Group’s brands into smart vending. On show at the stands of Worldline, Epta partner specialised in solutions to manage digital payments and to develop business, thanks to a recognition system via camera, VIPay detects the product taken and allows to pay the account intuitively and quickly, by credit card, debit card and key wallets of digital payment such as Apple Pay and Google Pay.