EDEN SPRINGS ACQUIRES KAFEVEND

Eden Springs has acquired the UK coffee vending supplier, Kafevend.  This is one of a number of recent acquisitions for Eden, which reflect the company’s ambition to become the leading provider of water solutions and coffee in the UK and throughout Europe.

Crawley based Kafevend has an annual turnover of £20 million and employs approximately 200 people throughout England and Scotland.  Eden Springs advise that Kafevend is one of the fastest-growing office coffee providers in the UK and specialises in the provision of sophisticated coffee solutions.

The current Managing Director of Eden UK, Brian Macpherson, will take over the management of the Operational functions of the combined business with the title of Managing Director (Operations).  John Collins, Kafevend Managing Director, will manage all the commercial activity and will have the title of Managing Director (Commercial).  They will both report to Jean-Marc Bolinger, who has been appointed as Executive Chairman of the combined business.