Canteen Alternatives

A place where teams can catch up, collaborate and come together.

What are our Canteen Alternatives?

At R+R Hub we can offer you a number of canteen alternatives that give you access to fresh food, beverages and snacks whilst giving you a cost effective alternative to a canteen solution.

Our workplace canteen solutions are the perfect alternative for transforming your current breakout area or canteen facility into an inviting, engaging, and rewarding space resulting in a fantastic impact on your employee wellbeing and workplace culture. Creating a social hub or heart of the workplace as you continue to build and develop a happy and engaging environment where people love to work.

Our canteen alternative are bespoke in their design, keeping your brand and business in mind every step of the way, ensuring it is able to deliver on every possible level. They are unattended, cashless, retail spaces with secure self-serve checkouts, where employees can pick and choose refreshments to suit their moods, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Smart Fridges

Our smart fridges provide the perfect hybrid between a micro market and traditional vending machine, by giving your staff access to fresh food on a smaller scale.

Whether you are looking for a micro market and need to provide refreshments in different locations within the same site, or you have less than 100 employees and a micro market isn’t the right canteen alternative, our smart fridges could be the answer. Coupled up with one of our vending machines to provide savoury snacks and your employees have access to everything they need!

Our smart fridges couldn’t be simpler and we would love to show you how easy they are by arranging a visit to our showroom.

We have a refreshment solution for every situation so why not give us a call to discuss through your requirements.


Why Choose a Canteen Alternative?

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With R+R Hub, we can help you bring the experience of the high street coffee shop and lunch experience into the workplace. Our canteen alternatives create an environment where people want to come and socialise, take a break, and even work.

An R+R Hub canteen alternative will transform any breakout area in the workplace and make a welcoming and engaging area having a significant impact on the culture of your company.

However, our solutions go way beyond snacking and chatting!

They play an important role in employee wellbeing, they become and important hub for social interaction in the workplace allowing you to build and develop an environment where employees love to engage and work.

Our hubs become an extension of your brand by boosting culture and acting a s a touchpoint for your company’s values. Our canteen alternatives are designed to be completely customisable; everything from the overall design to the snacks beverages that are stocked are up to you!

Our canteen alternatives boast a bespoke design and an unattended, cashless, self-serve checkout, where employees can make their purchases all day, every day from a huge selection of fresh foods, snacks and beverages, giving you the perfect alternative to canteen facilities in the workplace.

Benefits of our Canteen Alternatives

Our workplace canteen solutions bring many benefits to both the employer and employees. With too many to list, here are Our Sensational 6!

  • Open 24/7
    As our canteen alternatives are unmanned, cashless, and self-serve they are open 24/7! So there will always be a refreshment offering.
  • Variety
    Our hubs can cater to everybody’s dietary needs. We can stock more than 400 items. So whether it’s vegan nibbles, sweet treats, or hot drinks, we push to keep things interesting for your employees.
  • Employee Satisfaction
    When employees know that they can access high-quality refreshments and enjoy them in a modern environment have a higher level of satisfaction.
  • Workplace Wellbeing
    A great breakout space with a fantastic refreshment offering is key to building a strong workplace culture that boosts morale and staff wellbeing.
  • Stunning Settings
    Banish those boring breakouts and canteens with a stunning setting that reflects your brand. Install a hub, a heartbeat, a place where your team can catch up, collaborate and come together.
  • Easy Payment
    Our canteen alternatives boast a contactless self-serve till which is great for efficiency. We’ve even added the option to pay via our mobile app and be rewarded in the process.

How does it work?

Stimulating breakout areas with an excellent refreshment offering are key to building a strong workplace culture that boosts morale and pays attention to wellbeing. Our canteen alternatives are designed to operate in such a way that they are able to boost productivity, employee well-being, as well as become an integral social hub for the workplace.

It’s as simple as Grab + Scan + Go


Feeling fruity? Go with it. Perhaps you fancy a savoury snack? That’s all good with us. The choice is yours.


We like to keep things nice and easy. Simply scan your items, then present your chosen payment method, and you’re all set!


We’ve designed the entire system to work seamlessly. It saves everyone time and hassle whilst providing great choices for all.

Our Technology


A dedicated separate broadband line so as not to interfere with your own internal IT systems. This connection will be used to process all payments, access the CCTV, provide live sales data and to manage digital media content.

Digital Screens

These super sharp displays provide a fantastic opportunity for you to showcase your latest news and announcements. They also double up as our ever-changing menu and promotion boards.


With our integrated CCTV, your hub can be open 24/7 with minimal concerns over security. So regardless of shift patterns, there will always be a refreshment offering available.


Our tills come equipped with a large barcode scanner and touchscreen for easy selection. Payments can be made using a variety of cashless methods, such as card, our mobile app or payment on account.


With our account card, each department can treat their team or visitors, with purchases being billed monthly. Also, why not talk to us about linking this to your door access system.

Mobile App

Our app allows you to access rewards and offers, place orders and view your account history. You can even pay for purchases in the hub by simply uploading credit, or attaching your preferred payment card.

Product Variety

The products that we offer appreciate the complexities of diets and dietary requirements that shape the way that people eat today. We have created our options with variety firmly at the core of our offering, as we all have our favourites and we all like to try something a little different from time to time. Fancy a meal deal? Easy. Hot or cold, fruity or savoury, food or drink, we’ve got something for everyone and we ensure to cater for all dietary requirements.

Food Options

We all have our favourites and we all like to try something a little different from time to time. If fresh is best, no problem. Fancy a meal deal? Easy. Hot or cold, fruity or savoury, food or drink, we’ve got something for everyone and we ensure to cater for all dietary requirements.

Meal Deals

Who doesn’t love a deal? Whether it’s breakfast, lunch or an afternoon treat, we’ll have regular offers available throughout the day

Fresh Food

Regular replenishing means there will always be the freshest food available ready for when hunger strikes

Hot Food

From porridge to soup and even microwavable meals, there will be a hot food option no matter the time of day.


It’s important to keep hydrated throughout the working day, with access to a variety of hot and cold drinks you’ll be spoilt for choice.


Whether it’s healthy or indulgent, sweet or savoury, there will be something for everyone

Dietry Requirements

Just like fashion, food is subject to trends, revivals and periods of frenzy. We ensure to cater for all requirements.

Why Choose R+R Hub?

The alternatives to canteens go way beyond snacking and chatting. They help you to transform your office culture, becoming the beating heart of your workplace, as you continue to build and develop a happy and engaging environment where people love to work.

Self Checkout

Our seamless service crushes queues and puts you in control.

Customer Experience

Designed for ease of use and a break time boost for all.

Increased Productivity

Staying fuelled and hydrated will keep your employees focused.

Product Variety

Something for every palette and passion, every diet and desire.

24/7 Unmanned Solutions

Making it easy to keep refreshed and refuelled any time, any day.

Total Satisfaction

You’ll love our service, products and our fresh approach.

Our Process

  • Initial Meeting
    Let’s discuss your requirements, space, budget, and ideas, and together create a bespoke refreshment solution for you and your team.
  • Site Survey
    We will carry out a site visit to measure, check your facilities and ensure that we can bring your ideas to life.
  • Visuals
    Following feedback on the initial design, we can create a 2D visual and digital sample board. This stage is chargeable but only payable if you choose not to go ahead.
  • Contract
    We have hopefully exceeded your expectations both on design & costs and sign a contract
  • Installation
    From signing the contract it will take between 6 – 8 weeks for installation, with the install itself taking between 2 – 5 days, depending on the size of the project.
  • Welcome To Your Hub
    Now your hub is all ready to go, you’ll be assigned an account manager and an operator will attend as agreed to stock and replenish your hub.

Workplace Refreshment Solutions

Enhance your refreshment offering with our simple to schedule weekly deliveries. Whether it’s fruit, milk, spring water, buffets or even a tasty treat box, we’ve got you covered. The great news is that all of our refreshment options are available as a one off or weekly delivery, enabling you to order to suit the needs of your employees and your workplace.

Nothing beats a good chat over a cuppa!

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