Issue 9 - June 2022
In this issue:
June 2022 - Message from Your CAMA PresidentJim Jackson, President
In my previous message, I mentioned that CAMA was going to stage a financial recovery program to replenish our financial reserves that took a big hit over the past 2 years. We reached out to our supplier members and requested contributions of goods and services that could be assembled into several packages that could be raffled off to our members. Their response has been overwhelming...
Is it time to switch from your legacy VMS?Cantaloupe, Inc.
Making the decision to migrate vending management systems can seem overwhelming.
Nayax's Solutions Help Vending Operators Reduce Their Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)Nayax
According to a study by Accenture, 95% of consumers have greatly changed the way they live, work, and shop due to COVID-19. Consumers now not only expect but often demand a positive, personalized, and frictionless shopping experience.
Introducing the new innovative LAViT single serve drink systemBrokerhouse Group, Vending Products of Canada
We are excited to introduce the new innovative LAViT single serve drink system that will be arriving to Brokerhouse Groups national warehouses soon! LAVit equipment will be available for purchase nationally at Brokerhouse Dist. Inc. and André Labbée Inc. and the single serve recyclable EcoCaps™ will be available for purchase at Vending Products of Canada.
Allergen Awareness: Risks, Causes and AvoidanceBrian Emmerton, Complete Purchasing Services
With businesses continuing to recover, risk mitigation needs to enter our radar once again. While incidents of allergy issues are not even in our top ten at the moment, we need to ensure we arm our team with training and education to help reduce risks.
Tech Corner: Maximizing Profit starts with Optimizing InventoryTommy Chan, Adaria Vending Services Limited
I think we can all agree that the cost of goods contributes to the highest expense in our books. Hence, to have an efficient operation we need to start by optimizing our inventory.
Coffee Corner - Understanding the Coffee MarketKarl Ward, Caffé Monte Coffee Roasters
If you’ve ever purchased green arabica coffee beans, the price you paid will have been determined, at least in part, by what’s known as the “C market”.
Year-long compliance initiative seeks out MSD hazards in warehousesWorkplace Safety & Prevention Services (WSPS)
An ergonomics inspection initiative by the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) will begin July 4, 2022, in warehouses, distribution centres and other manual material handling environments, such as retail storerooms.