We are the pan-European Association for the coffee service and vending industry, and the reference for standards and data about our sector for members and relevant stakeholders.

The European Vending & Coffee Service Association (EVA) is a not-for-profit organisation established in 1994, that represents the interests of the European coffee service and vending industry vis-à-vis the European Institutions and other relevant authorities or bodies.

  • There are more than 4 million vending machines in Europe.
  • 2.5 million dispense hot drinks, either as table-top or freestanding coffee machines.
  • 80% of machines are located in the workplace.
  • There are around 180 Europeans for every vending machine.
  • Across Europe, the industry employs more than 85,000 people directly in 10,000 companies.
  • Total annual turnover is over €16 Billion.

Source: EVA Market Report



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