March 2, 2015-Des Moines, IA – U-Select-It, the industry’s foremost manufacturer of full-line vending solutions, today announced that its new Greenlite Solution will be offered on its new vending platforms. This turnkey package not only provides operators with state-of-the-art card and mobile payment acceptance but also includes remote monitoring and
As recent as this quarter there are now several models of vending machines that have achieved ‘INMETRO’ for sales in Brazil. INMETRO is short for “Instituto Nacional de Metrologia”, “Normalização e Qualidade Industrial”, or “National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology.” This institute is accredited by the Ministry of Development,
Vending machines are a huge hit inside of many modern business establishments. A person can find a vending machine inside of a hospital, school, doctor’s office, club, hair salon, airport, train station, mall and a wealth of other establishments. Vendors install millions of vending machines in establishments across the nation.
An apartment building complex can cater to its tenants by incorporating vending machines into the lobbies. Vending machines can provide a wide variety of necessities for apartment dwellers who do not have time to visit the local grocery store. The time of plain vending machines that simply hold candy and
This month the National Automatic Merchandising Association began notifying vending operators that they are required to complete their food facility registration. This announcement came about as the NAMA sought clarification on this issue from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Here’s what this announcement means for you as a snack
For businesses looking to capitalize on the needs of busy travelers, whether they are traveling locally to run errands or conduct business, or going out of town, opting for a vending machine is a very lucrative idea. Not just any vending machine will do, but a vending machine that provides
Vending machine snacks continue to be popular across the globe. In fact, worldwide sales increased in 2013 by 2 percent, reaching $374 billion, according to a Nielsen report that polled 30,000 consumers in 60 countries. While the majority of sales are still composed of sweet confections and baked goods, the
After a steady, five-year decline, the Canadian vending industry is expected to spend the next half-decade bouncing back. A report published by the GlobeAdvisor.com predicts an annual revenue growth of nearly 2 percent through 2018, with the industry enjoying options that go far beyond the standard soda and snacks found
Vending machines located in the Franciscan Alliance hospitals are getting a “health” makeover, and they aren’t the only company following suit. Many organizations and companies that preach health such as hospitals and wellness centers are now monitoring their vending machine content more closely to reduce the prevalence of unhealthy food
Nowadays, more and more people are starting to eat better and more heart healthy. Still, there are people out there that while they do eat healthy usually, tend to eat junk food in these vending machines. They don’t necessarily like it, but hey when you are hungry you are hungry.
Sorry, just a little fun to add into this crazy little idea I found when looking for ideas for vending machines. As a company that has vending machines for sale we are ALL about these machines and sometimes like to find some of the oddest, funniest, and wackiest ideas people
When you think about it, all innovative and “new” products are probably considered weird or odd when they first come to mind. You might think it’s awesome and someone else can’t help, but snigger at you. Do you really think everyone took Doctor Martin Cooper seriously when he stated talking
When it comes to vending machines, this is like naming off the different brands of cars – there are SO many options to choose from. Most of the time though, there are THREE main types of machines. First you have the somewhat profitable, but less quality combo machines. These are