Smiths News has confirmed the sale of its Jack’s Beans vended coffee business to Fresh on the Go Ltd.

Commenting on sale, head of brand network at Smiths News Bronwen House, said, “We are delighted to have been able to reach this agreement with Fresh on the Go. We feel this is good news for customers given the specialist skills and exciting plans that Fresh on the Go have in place. Jack’s Beans is a strong brand and a great product which will undoubtedly benefit from the focused attention that Fresh on the Go will provide.

“Jack’s Beans customers don’t need to take any action at the moment. Jack’s Beans contracts will transfer automatically to Fresh on the Go. Please note that, for legal reasons, we will send customers a separate notice of assignment of contract, which should kept as a record, but contracts will transfer automatically on the same terms and conditions. Fresh on the Go will contact Jack’s Beans customers in the coming days with further information.

“Smiths News and Fresh on the Go will be working closely together over the coming weeks to ensure a smooth transition.”

The sale of Jack’s Beans has no effect on customers current supply or billing arrangements with Smiths News for newspapers and magazines, which continue as normal.

If you need to contact Fresh on the Go, please use the standard Jack’s Beans contact details: 0345 1222230 or email

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