London, UK, 14 November 2019: Selecta UK, subsidiary company of Selecta Group, today announces that it has completed the acquisition of long-established UK vending services company Select Drinks. Select Drinks will become part of the Express Vending business.
Select Drinks was established in 1980 and employs 44 people across London, Essex and the South-East. It is recognised for its customer service and account retention, together with its expertise in tailoring vending solutions to clients’ needs. This independently owned company provides a full range of vending services and is committed to providing companies with ‘great coffee at work’. Select Drinks generates annual sales of £2.8 million.
Managing Director, Selecta UK&I said: “We are delighted with the acquisition of Select Drinks and believe that the Select Drinks’ business and customer-centric focus aligns well with ours. We welcome Select’s employees and customers into our Express Vending team and look forward to working together.
After the acquisition Select Drinks will continue to be run day to day by Peter Adams. He will be responsible to Paul Hearne, Executive Director, Express Vending. Peter has held a senior position in the company for over 15 years.
Peter Adams said: “I am immensely proud of the journey that we have taken and enjoyed over the last 15 years. Working with Paul and the team will allow us to continue to grow and develop as a business, enable us to expand our offer to our customers, and enjoy the benefits and opportunities of working within an international company.”