Vivreau La Différence!

There’s a new solution to the challenge of workplace hydration…

They say ‘beauty is in the eye of the beholder.’ What might appear flawless to one person, might seem pointless to another…

It’s a bit like that with water in the workplace. Some people insist on the traditional office water cooler – the ones with the upturned bottles – whilst others are equally committed to POU water coolers (these are the kind that are plumbed into the mains water supply).

At Coinadrink, we have a specialist water division Continue reading “Vivreau La Différence!”

Why Be A Free Rider, When You Can Have Your Say?

BY ROGER WILLIAMS
People sometimes raise their eyebrows when I tell them Coinadrink is a member of three trade associations, but I’ve always appreciated the benefits of ‘getting involved’.

Historically, a trade association is an organisation founded and funded by businesses that operate in a specific industry, or in the same geographical area. Members agree to put self-interest to one side, in order to act collectively for the greater good of their industry, their region or even their country Continue reading “Why Be A Free Rider, When You Can Have Your Say?”

Walk For Promise Dreams? We Promise You Won’t Go Thirsty!

Here’s news of our latest promise in aid of our favourite local charity, Promise Dreams.

It’s a sponsored walk called Walk for Promise Dreams and it’s scheduled for Sunday, October 16th – so it you want to join us, there’s plenty of time to get fit!

You’ll need to be on your mettle though… Our starting point is Himley Hall and from there, we walk to Wombourne. From the Penn Road, we’ll see lots of Wolverhampton landmarks, and rest assured: there are a few pubs along the way and there’s even a MacDonalds if you need to eat something!

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When we get to Wolverhampton, we walk towards Chapel Ash before we go past the Wolverhampton University Arts building, with its famous ‘fairy lights’. Next comes Stafford Road, with a wonderful view of Molineux. From there, it’s a gentle downhill stroll to Wolverhampton Racecourse. Continue reading “Walk For Promise Dreams? We Promise You Won’t Go Thirsty!”

WWW? It’s ‘The Wise Words of Williams’

PART THREE: The ‘Sugar Question’ Was Solving Itself – So Who Needs A Sugar Tax?

There’s one element of modern life that I’ll never be comfortable with, and that’s ‘blame culture’. Whatever problems we face, as individuals, communities or as a nation, it seems that we have to blame those problems on ‘someone’ or ‘something’.

Goodness knows that the vending industry has been singled out for blame during the on-going ‘obesity crisis.’ There are those out there, for instance, who espouse the idea that we could end obesity simply by removing snacks machines from hospital waiting areas.

What?

I was looking through some old snaps the other day and I found a group picture of me, my parents and a lot of other people and I was immediately struck by how pencil-thin we all were. Continue reading “WWW? It’s ‘The Wise Words of Williams’”