History

SandenVendo Vision

Become an “Excellent Company” supporting the “Global” growth of SDRS as Manufacturer for Food Related Equipment

More than 500,000
vending machines produced

Participation in five
Olympic Games

13,398 employees

Key supplier for main
European Drink & Snacks
producers

HISTORY

1930s

1931
Vendorlator Inc. founded in
Fresno, California

1937
Vendo Co. founded in
Kansas City, Missouri

1950s

1956
Vendo Co. merges with Vendorlator Inc.

1960s

1961
Subsidiaries established
in Germany, France and Belgium

1965
Set up of production facility
in Casale, Northern Italy

1967
Subsidiary established in Spain

1980s

1988
Vendo becomes part of the
Sanden Corporation

1990s

1997
First expansion of
the Casale factory, Italy

1999
Second expansion of
the Casale factory, Italy

2000s

2000
Acquisition of Vendhall UK

2002
Start of cooler and coinage business in Europe

New factory established
in Akagi, Japan

2004
First vending machine
equipped with CO2

Additional offices established:
Vendo France, Vendo Belgium

2005
Vendo is renamed as SandenVendo

2007
Launch of COMBI and SNACK

2009
Launch of GFV

2010s

2011
50th Anniversary of European Operations

2012
Launch of New Design Line

2013
Start of Coffee business

2014
SIE (Sanden International Europe Ltd.)
becomes the new shareholder
of SandenVendo Europe

2015
50th Anniversary of Factory in
Italy

2019
SandenVendo GmbH
becomes the new shareholder
of SandenVendo Europe

2015
New Coffee machine Development