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Improving employee engagement through food

Improving employee engagement through food

Posted on 28/09/2021 by RSL
Estimated reading time: 1 min read
Categories: Business and Industry, Vending

As most employers will agree employee engagement and retention is their most important priority as companies want to attract and retain the best talent where ever possible.

It’s not all about sales when it comes to business, it’s the people behind the scenes that make a company what it is. However, it’s not without a strong bond between all the colleagues.

You want your employees to be at their best every day, but if you notice a lack in productivity, maybe it’s not down to the employee, it may be down to the culture and atmosphere within the company. How can you change that?

This is where food, feedback and listening to feedback play a huge part in increasing productivity.

Looking forward to dinner time

More companies are offering dinnertime solutions to their employees. This is ranging from, vending machines, breakout areas with vending machines and micro-markets. This can lead to a healthier workforce and boosted productivity, offering your employees a healthy lunch option boosts morale and encourages collaboration.

If people are enjoying dinner together, they’re more likely to socialise with each other. Even if it’s through different departments. Stronger inter-department relationships lead to efficiency and better collaboration.

Stock up with favourite snacks

If you’re thinking about adding a vending machine to your business, then take the time to ask your employees what type of snacks and beverages they would want in the machine.

Healthy snacks provide the boost people need to maintain energy and concentration at work. Snacks tend to draw a wider audience, so stocking the vending machine with snacks (that people want) can provide a wide range of benefits to your company.

Vending machines

Vending machines have proved they’re a valuable asset to businesses, with the many benefits they provide people every day. These machines come in all different shapes and sizes. You have the Bevmax’s, The Merchants, Neo, the Vitro’s and many more.

If you want to hear more about our product and services, contact Refreshment Systems on 0800 169 3686.

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Our customers are at the heart of everything that we do. If they are not achieving their goals then neither are we. Their satisfaction is very important to us and we believe that delivering what our customers want and need, means that we can form a long-lasting partnership.

We approached RSL after finding out that they could supply the Vitro coffee machines (which we wanted in our new offices). They were able to offer us the best solution to meet our needs. We are so happy with the service that we have received so far, that we are looking to use them in some of our other sites.

Virgin Money

We got our machines very quickly, installed and working in no time, the aftercare is superb, we have weekly visits from our very entertaining replenishment engineer, nothing is too much trouble and we would highly recommend Refreshment Systems to any new/existing business.

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I think the most important advantage RSL had over other potential suppliers was the use of the mobile drinks van. We knew we were getting quality before we switched suppliers!

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