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Essence of Coffee

Later this month the National Automatic Merchandizing Association will introduce its “Essence of Coffee” educational program at the Coffee, Tea and Water Show in New Orleans Nov.12-14. The new program expects to boost coffee business for sales professionals, managers, route sales managers and many others throughout the service coffee industry.

U-Select-It Hosts Training Event for National Association of Blind Merchants

In conjunction with the National Association of Blind Merchants (NABM), U-Select-It, Inc. (USI) hosted NABM members for an on-site training event at USI’s corporate headquarters in Des Moines, Iowa. The training focused on current technology related to accessibility and suggestions on how to further improve vending machine accessibility. The NABM

The Advantages of Vending Machines Over Micro Markets

Micro markets first appeared on the convenience services scene around 2005 and have seen exponential growth across the industry. Although they have a look and feel similar to a convenience store, they are similar to vending machines due to their self-service capabilities. On the surface, micro markets seem like a

NAMA Highlights Industry’s Economic Contribution In Latest Census

In 2018, a census was conducted by the National Automatic Merchandising Association, or NAMA for short, to measure the size, scope, and value to the United States of the vending, office refreshments and micro market industry. Extensive research on the economic impact of the convenience services industry was conducted by

Sneak peak of the NAMA Coffee, Tea, and Water Show 2018

Registration for NAMA’s Coffee, Tea and Water Show (CTW) has officially opened to the public! The Coffee, Tea and Water Show (CTW) delivers insight into the “workplace of the future” by showcasing new technologies and industry trends that are impacting business and driving change into the $4.25 billion U.S coffee

Sneak Peek of Atlantic Coast Exposition (ACE) 2018

Are you looking forward to the 2018 Atlantic Coast Exposition (ACE)? The Atlantic Coast Exposition is a three-day trade show featuring suppliers to the vending, office coffee and food service industry. The exhibit attracts all of the major industry suppliers of product, equipment, and services. U-Select-It is proud to be

Don’t miss out! Save the date for the 2018 NAMA DC Fly-In

Don’t forget – the NAMA DC Fly-In is coming up this July! Join U-Select-It along with other  business and industry leaders in Washington, D.C for two powerful days, the 24th and 25th this July, of letting your voice be heard in Congress! U-Select-It (USI) is proud to announce our participation

Creating Customer Engagement Through Touch

Our Evoke Snack Series delivers an exceptional experience through its iCART touch screen interface. Featured on a large & durable 10”touchscreen glass, the iCart helps customers interact with Evoke in ways that traditional vending machines would never be able to. With the iCART interface, we are able to provide a

5 Reasons Why Every Company Should Have a Vending Machine

As many of you already know, having a vending machine in your office, school, or business place is an amazing way to generate additional profit. However, some reasons fly under the radar more than others. Here are five reasons why every company should have a vending machine. Low Maintenance High

The Evoke Snack 6

Everybody loved the Evoke Snack 5 – now, we are proud to announce the all-new Evoke Snack 6. The Evoke Snack 6 is bigger, better, and hotter than ever before. Sleek, durable, and smart – it’s the ultimate customer service experience. What makes this vending machine so special? We’re happy

Come to the NAMA D.C Fly-In!

Are you attending the NAMA DC Fly-In this July? Join business and industry leaders in Washington, D.C for two days to bring your voice to Congress! U-Select-It (USI) is proud to announce our participation as a sponsor of this event. By attending, you can: Make a difference on issues impacting

Happy Earth Day! Did you know about our GREEN initiatives?

  APRIL 22, 2018   Mark your calendars – Earth Day is on April 22nd! Did you know about USI’s green initiatives? We have quite a few! Here at USI, we value our community and environment and want to make a conscious effort to be as socially responsible as possible

Highlights from the NAMA Show 2018!

U-Select-It (USI) was a proud participant as a Silver Sponsor at The NAMA Show 2018! NAMA, the National Automatic Merchandising Association, is the national trade association for the entire convenience services industry, including the food and refreshment vending and coffee service and food service management industries. During this industry-wide event

Join Us at the NAMA OneShow 2018!

WHAT: The NAMA Show WHERE: The Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada – U-Select-It Booth 1000 WHEN: March 21st-23rd WHY: Experience vending convenience with U-Select-It’s new Evoke Snack 6 merchandiser at The NAMA Show.  Plus, visit us at the show (Booth 1000) to learn about USI’s exclusive Show Floor

The Single-Serve Coffee Merchandiser by USelectIt

    Long gone are the days when paper filters and coffee pots were necessary to brew that steamy cup of joe. Today, the office single serve pod brewer is probably the hardest working employee in your firm! The rapid transition from traditional coffee brewing to single-cup, espresso-pod based coffee

USelectIt is ADA Compliant

USELECTIT IS ADA COMPLIANT USelectIt is proud to be ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant. Every machine we produce is fully up to standard with the guidelines set forth by the Department of Justice. WHAT DOES ADA COMPLIANCE MEAN? The ADA Standards for Accessible Design were established in September 2010.

The Top 10 Features of the Evoke Snack 6

Our all-new, Evoke Snack 6 snack and food vending machine is already making waves in the vending machine industry. We’re proud to reveal the full scope of it’s innovative features with YOU, our dedicated customers and readers. Here are our Top Ten Features of the Evoke Snack 6 vending machine.