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Latest Press Releases


Selecta broadens partnership with Swiss food tech company Carogusto for its Foodies fresh food convenience solutions

Selecta is pleased to announce it has extended its existing partnership with Switzerland-based food tech company, Carogusto, to provide its hot steam food solutions to all 16 European countries in which Selecta operates.


Selecta Group and Fiserv to Roll Out Cashless Payments Across Europe

Selecta Group, Europe’s leading route-based self-service retailer offering coffee and convenience food solutions in the workplace and in public spaces, is partnering with Fiserv, Inc., (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, to commence the enhancement and streamlining of digital payments across its points of sale, meeting consumer demand and boosting operational efficiency as self-service technologies such as vending machines and smart fridges boom in a pandemic-conscious world.


Selecta partners with Instant Systems Sweden to expand innovative Smartfridge offer

Selecta is pleased to announce it has signed a long-standing exclusive partnership agreement with Instant Systems Sweden to expand the Group’s Smartfridge offer across its European markets.


Selecta Netherlands and Albert Heijn partner to launch a new fully unmanned to go concept

Selecta Netherlands and Albert Heijn have joined forces to offer clients an exciting new concept. Selecta’s FOODIE’S MicroMarkets are now offering an innovative on-the-go fresh selection from Albert Heijn to go products. This new concept provides both partners the platform to address market trends of anytime convenience and a growing demand for variety and healthier food options at the workplace.


Selecta extends successful strategic partnership to wider Nestlé coffee brands portfolio

Selecta Group is delighted to announce that it has extended its successful strategic partnership agreement to distribute Nestlé’s premium coffee brands: Starbucks, Nescafé and Zoégas.


Selecta Group Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

Selecta is pleased to announce the appointment of Philippe Gautier as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Group.


Selecta celebrates 200th MicroMarket in Europe

Selecta is delighted to announce that it has installed its 200th MicroMarket in Europe with the most recent launch at medical supplies manufacturer Renolit, based in the Netherlands.


Selecta introduces innovative smart fridges in Sweden

Selecta is pleased to introduce two new innovative smart fridge solutions in Sweden, Selecta Deli and Selecta Minicooler. As workplaces are starting to reopen post-lockdown and more people are returning to work, employers are looking for easy and flexible catering solutions to respond to their workforce’s refreshment needs. With this in mind, Selecta has designed the new innovative self-service solutions to provide flexible food and refreshment solutions for different workplace needs.


Change of Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Selecta announces the appointment of Joe Plumeri as new Executive Chairman and of Christian Schmitz as new Chief Executive Officer.


Selecta introduces a range of convenient hygiene and safety solutions

Selecta has launched a range of convenient hygiene and safety solutions for public and private vending as a response to the COVID-19 crisis, helping customers and consumers feel safe as lockdown measures begin to ease in Europe. From hygiene kits to sanitising dispensers and vending machines offering safety products, the company has introduced flexible solutions to cater to different needs.


Selecta wins prestigious Healthy Vending Award

Selecta is delighted to have taken home the Healthy Vending Award 2020 in Spain’s Community of Madrid Awards 2020.


Selecta introduces innovative MicroMarkets concept in Spain

Selecta is pleased to introduce its award-winning MicroMarket workplace solution, FOODIE’S, in Spain. The concept was launched in the country with the opening of two FOODIE’S at the headquar-ters of Banco Santander, in Madrid’s financial district, bringing its exclusive and innovative self-service offer to the bank’s employees.


Selecta Group publishes its annual Sustainability Report 2019

Selecta has published its second annual Sustainability Report which outlines 2019’s key achievements and the progress made against the company’s commitments.


Selecta introduces its FOODIE’S MicroMarket concept in Germany

Selecta is pleased to introduce its innovative FOODIE’S MicroMarket workplace solution in Germany. The first FOODIE’S MicroMarket concept was opened in Frankfurt, and the concept is now offered throughout Germany.


Selecta receives Customer Initiative of the Year Award

Selecta has been awarded with the Image of Vending - Customer Initiative of the Year 2019 Award for its innovative FOODIE’S MicroMarket concept. The award was formally presented during the European Vending & Coffee Service Association’s 25th Anniversary gala dinner in Baveno, Italy.


Selecta Sweden signs strategic agreement with OKQ8

Selecta has signed a significant strategic agreement with OKQ8 in Sweden to offer Starbucks on the go coffee throughout the country.


Selecta Group launches inaugural Sustainability Report

Selecta has published its first annual Sustainability Report, which outlines key achievements in 2018 and its sustainability strategy for 2019.


Selecta awarded the 2019 Operational Excellence prize by MEDEF

Selecta has been awarded the 2019 Prize for Operational Excellence by MEDEF (Mouvement des entreprises de France) in partnership with AFQP (Associ- ation France Qualité Performance).


Selecta extends strategic partnership with Nestle Starbucks to grow premium self-serve business in Europe

To continue its successful business partnership, Selecta has signed a new strategic licensing agreement with Nestle Starbucks, giving it the rights to proceed to develop and operate the premium self- serve beverage concept, Starbucks on the go.


Selecta has sold Custompack Ltd to PortionPack Europe Group

Selecta today announced that it has sold Custompack Ltd formerly known as Chequer Foods Ltd, to PortionPack Europe Group, the European market leader in the field of Portion packed products, via its UK based company Single Source Ltd.


Selecta Group acquires Express Vending

Selecta today announces that the company has acquired Express Vending Group Limited (“Express Vending”).


Selecta appoints new Chief Financial Officer

Selecta today announced that Hugues Rougier will resign from his role as Chief Financial Officer at his own request to pursue other opportunities outside of Selecta. The Board and Mr. Rougier have agreed that this change will come into effect on March 31, 2018.


Selecta Group acquires Gruppo Argenta

Selecta today announced that the company has completed the acquisition of Gruppo Argenta S.p.A. ("Argenta"), a leading vending and coffee service provider in Italy, from Motion Equity Partners.


Selecta has reached an agreement to sell Selecta Finland to JOBmeal

Selecta today announced that it has reached an agreement to sell Selecta Finland to JOBmeal. JOBmeal is a leading provider of office coffee services in Sweden.


Selecta receives Custice Award for 'Best Coffee Provider' in Sweden

Selecta Sweden has been named Sweden’s “best coffee supplier” in Custice’s annual customer satisfaction survey awards.



Selecta today announced that an entity controlled by KKR, Selecta’s majority shareholder, has en-tered into an agreement to acquire Gruppo Argenta S.p.A. ("Argenta"), a leading vending and coffee service provider in Italy, from Motion Equity Partners.


Selecta completes acquisition of Pelican Rouge

Through the acquisition of Pelican Rouge, Selecta creates a leading vending operator and coffee services provider for the workplace, on-the-go as well as for hotels, restaurants and cafes across Europe, with presence in 15 countries.


Selecta to acquire Pelican Rouge

Through the acquisition of Pelican Rouge, Selecta will become a leading vending operator and coffee services provider for the workplace across Europe.


Selecta announces partnership with Lavazza

Selecta and Luigi Lavazza Spa today announced an exciting new partnership to grow their presence and market share in Vending and Office Coffee Service across Europe.

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FOODIE'S MicroMarket
FOODIE'S MicroMarket
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FOODIE'S MicroMarket 2
Starbucks Workplace
Starbucks Workplace
Starbucks on the go
Starbucks on the go
Netherlands Coffee Roaster
Netherlands Coffee Roaster
Pelican Rouge
Pelican Rouge
Vending machines
Vending machines
Contactless Vending
Contactless Vending
Public Vending
Public Vending
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Selecta - make the day work logo
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Selecta logo

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