Finding The Most Profitable Locations For Vending Machines

The fundamentals of business tell us that maximizing profit stems directly from maximizing value for your customer. Value can be delivered in a myriad of ways, location being one of them. You want to make sure your vending machines are in a location that are able to drive value for

Vending Machines that Replace Fast Food Workers

Even as recently as a few short years ago, the vending machine was seen as something of a stop gap device – a temporary solution to the problem of hunger or thirst in between meals. People who didn’t necessarily have time in between classes or on work breaks could look

Vending Machines Promote Recycling in China

The concept of “reverse vending machines” is making waves throughout a variety of different communities, most notably in China. In Beijing, commuters have begun using these reverse vending machines to offset the costs normally associated with public transportation. By placing plastic bottles into a specifically designed machine, they are then

Vending Around the World

In America, the most commonly seen vending machines are either drink vending machines or snack vending machines. However, vending machines in various locations around the world feature items that go well beyond simple snack food and drinks. Read below for some the most interesting vending machines around the world: Breach machine, Normandy, France:

Designer Handbags, In A Vending Machine?

To continue our theme from last week of interesting luxury vending machines, we moved on from specialty cupcakes to designer handbags. This dream vending machine was posted to the Instagram account of Interview magazine and is stocked full of handbags from top designers including Dior, Hermes and Alexander McQueen. When

Emergency Vending Machines

Japan is a country well-known for its obsession with vending machines, with vending machine manufacturers creating some of the most unique machines in the world. The country has them just about everywhere and while they are usually used for traditional vending purposes like selling food and beverages, a group in

Fresh Take on Snack Vending Machines

Healthy vending choices have been becoming more and more popular over recent years as consumers and organizations demand more nutritious food selections in public places, offices and schools. A banana farmer from Australia has finally seen his vending dream come to fruition as he recently launched his first banana vending

Helmet Vending Machines on the Way for Bikers

Innovative and unusual vending machines seem to be popping up every week, and a new vending product coming out of Boston can help enthusiastic bikers stay safer than ever. With Boston Bike Week underway, Boston.com unveiled a series of new helmet vending machines for riders who need safety on the