BRUSSELS -- The European Vending Association reports that Promate Electronic Co. Ltd. (Taipei, Taiwan), a maker of embedded touchscreen displays and software, has become an EVA member.
Because it's based in Taiwan, Promate Electronic Co. is able to leverage Taiwan's IT infrastructure to deliver cost-effective, embedded touchscreen displays and user-interface software solutions for the vending industry, according to James Chen, managing director of Promate's application-specific products business unit.
"We are delighted to become a member of the EVA," Chen said. "It is our hope that we may share our vision and technology with the EVA and its members to bring new and exciting features to the European vending industry."
"Promate has participated in the latest EVA events," said EVA director-general Catherine Piana. She observed that Promate's membership will be mutually beneficial.
The European Vending Association represents the interests of the vending industry in Europe before the institutions of the European Union. Its members include national trade associations, operating companies, manufacturers of vending equipment and accessories, technology providers and product suppliers.