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Benefits of a Smart Vending Machine

The Vicki AI Assistant, Innovation in Vending

AVS Offers Book Vending Machine

Pyramid APEX 7000 Series Bill Acceptors

AmeriKiosks Retail Automation

How To Pick The Best Breakroom Products

Are you searching for more ways to choose the best breakroom products for your clients?  Thankfully, you can know what refreshments to stock in your client’s breakroom by surveying them so that you know the specific beverages and foods that they are looking for, 

Strategies To Increase Micro Market Sales

ColdSnap Self Serve Treat Machine

ProWatch Solutions, Automated Retail Management Security System

HydraDNA Offers Healthy Beverage Products

Partner Up With Premier

Premier Broker Partners has both the human and technical resources to accomplish your desired business results. No other sales organization has greater operator penetration. Premier keeps a local feel with a national approach. 

QMBOX, The HOT Revolution in Automated Meals

Tired of losing money over accounts that request food options?  Introducing the newest option for hot food vending: QMBox. This Italian-made, hot food vending machine dispenses piping-hot, healthy, delicious meals in 1-4 minutes.

Build Your Own Smart Station

Does your company need fast and convenient access to supplies 24-7? If so, you have one option, hire more employees to meet that requirement or build your own Smart Station.

Payment Lynx Offers Freedom From Credit Card Fees

Credit card processing is something that every business owner needs if they want to accept credit cards, but the reality is that paying with credit card fees can be costly and a burden. 

Vending Machine Alternatives that Make You Money

To stay relevant in today’s convenience-driven society, traditional vending machines are undergoing a technological makeover to better serve consumers. The unattended retail industry is currently experiencing a surge in the adoption of innovative vending machine alternatives,

FastCorp DIVI Customizing Robotic Vending Machines

The Budz Vendor, Automated Cannabis Vending 

Southco Offers Innovations in Vending Security Applications

Get Your Micro Market Starter Pack From AVS

Fresh & Easy Markets Deploys Stockwell for Rapid Growth

Swyft, Driven by AI, Smart Data Machine Learning and Advanced Robotics

Download The VendList App For Local Vending Location Leads

Success Story: Brittni Clemons Franchises B’s Essentials Vending

Choosing the Best Wireless Router for Vending Machines

Cotton Candy Vending Machine By DLight

Coffee Vending Machine Market Continues To Surge

USI’s Innovative Scan & Go Market

TrueGo Refrigerated Merchandisers For Unattended Retail

SandenVendo America Intros GF9-H Glass Front Vendor

JUXTA Offers Autonomous Convenience Stores

Elevate Your Vending Business with KioSoft’s Ultra VQ-M Payment Reader

From Dog Walking to Multi-Million Dollar Exit with Mike Benson

NAMA: A Reimagined Coffee, Tea and Water Show!

Serving the Evolving Workplace. NAMA’s 2024 Coffee, Tea, and Water Show will be held this year at the Sheridan, New Orleans, Louisiana – December 11-12, 2024.

The FoodSpot BA1 Model

LAI Games Brings Newest Hits to Bowl Expo

ETO DEVICE Offers New Hot Dog Carts

Leave No Customer Behind: Why Cash Options Still Matter

Betson Unveils “The JuiceBox” Power Distribution Unit

Azkoyen’s Vitro X1 MIA, Foam Sweet Foam

Coin Operated Copiers, Coin Op Printers & Faxes

Navigating the Growing Vaping Industry and the Rise of Vape Vending Machines

Pod Plug, Smart Vending for Nightlife

Success Story: Bardin Vending Service Louisiana

VITRO X5 Double Bean Smart Coffee Machine

Zippy Assist Announces New Plans, New Pricing

Announcing OptConnect’s Max Aware Router

Betson Offers BevMax Media2

Betson Enterprises Expands Customer Experience Offerings

Chewy Chews Dog Treat Vending Machines

After two years of success in the Australian Market, with more than 95 locations all around Australia, Chewy Chews has expanded to the USA. CK9 Pet Products is the USA national distributor helping Chewy Chews expand their brand into the US market. Chewy Chews is a premium dog treat company that

Expand with VapeTM, Vape Vending Machines

Smart Coolers: The New Alternative to Vending Machines

AVS Companies Welcomes Logan Collins to Amusement & FEC Team

True Manufacturing Offers The Latest Refrigeration Technology

Refrigeration is by far the most important part of every micro market because if the food and beverages in the micro–market aren’t kept cold, the operator is going to lose business.  True Manufacturing is an industry leader in commercial refrigeration since 1945

YoPoint Smart Vending Machine with 55″ Touch Screen

The YoPoint‘s smart vending machine brings vending into the 21st century because it’s state-of-the-art vending platform makes buying products easy since all your customer must do is touch the product and scan the QR code that pops up to receive their product. 

Due North Delivers Innovative Technologies

Offering fresh foods and cold drinks is essential, especially during the summer months when your customers are going to be looking for something cold and refreshing.  Thanks to Due North, and their innovative refrigeration technologies, you can have peace of mind in knowing that the fresh foods

USI Offers New Text To Speech Programming Option For Visually Impaired

Iowa based U-Select-It recently released a new text to speech ‘talker mode’ for the visually impaired that will make programming their Evoke Snack vending machines a breeze.  This feature will certainly help visually impaired service technicians, and it will also ensure that USI

365 Retail Markets Aquires Impulsify

365 Retail Markets, the most trusted global provider of unattended retail technology, today announced the acquisition of Impulsify, Inc., a Denver-based retail technology firm focused on providing grab-and-go experiences in hotels and multifamily communities.

LAI Games Unleashes Offroad Thrills at IAAPA Expo Asia

LAI Games, a leading manufacturer in the out-of-home entertainment industry, is thrilled to announce their participation in the IAAPA Expo Asia, taking place in Bangkok, Thailand from May 28-30. The company will showcase their newest game, SMASH DX offroad style racing simulator, in booth 634. 

Five Star Breaktime Acquires Van Vending Service

Five Star Breaktime Solutions, a leading provider of refreshment services in the southeastern United States, is proud to announce the acquisition of Van Vending Service, Inc. This acquisition enhances Five Star Breaktime Solutions’ market presence and service capabilities in Nashville

The BillPro Bill Validator

The BillPro™ banknote validator is a simple, reliable, and durable MDB bill acceptor equipped with our innovative FlexStack™ bill box that expands to hold up to 650 bills. The BillPro bill validator uses magnetic validation technology to provide the highest acceptance rates,

Jofemar, Vending The ESPlus Touch V8 Way

Newest innovation by Jofemar! The greatest distinguishing feature of the ESPlus Touch V8 is its display; a large 43” touch screen that facilitates the user’s shopping experience by making it more intuitive. Its double lock for access to electronic elements and storage area 

YoPoint Smart Cooler Technology

YoPoint Smart Technology Ltd is world’s leading AIoT smart cooler company based on computer vision with digital platform. YoPoint is a pioneer in smart solutions technologies for refrigerators, freezers and shelfs based on computer vision, machine learning and system integration

USI’s Alpine Combi 3000, Smart Vending

Check out the Alpine Combi 3000 by USI! This smart vending machine makes it possible for consumers to order fresh foods, frozen meals, and desserts all from one machine since the Alpine Combi 3000 can store up to 540 items while offering consumers 36 unique product selections.

Bulk Vending Products

Product Distributors

Commercial Beverage Coolers At The Forefront

Due North Refrigerated Merchandisers – In recent years, the beverage industry has witnessed a significant shift in consumer preferences. As beverage connoisseurs become more health-conscious and informed about various beverage brands, there’s a growing demand for new and exciting flavors.

Vendors for Veterans, A Vending Charity

Mike Ives is a former U.S. Marine on a mission. The mission is to improve the lives of U.S. Military Veterans in need through ‘Charity Vending’. He accomplishes this through his tax-exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit charity ‘ Vendors For Veterans’ and it’s ‘Help A Hero’ outreach program 

Southeastern Vending Association (SEVA) June 18-20, 2024

The Southeastern Vending Association (SEVA) is hosting its 18th annual conference in Gulf Shores, Alabama on June 18-20, 2024. This year’s conference theme is “Every Day is Gameday” with a focus on winning principles in business and beyond.

How U-Select-It Got an Edge on the Competition with PayRange

U-Select-It (USI), a Des Moines, IA-based company, recently converted its vending machines to cashless payments. The company has been in the vending industry for more than 85 years and saw cashless payments as the next progression of its business. 

Announcing Launch of Micromart™ Smart Stores

Announcing the official launch of Micromart™ Smart Stores, the autonomous retail technology that is designed to sell high-quality food. Micromart™ is an innovative autonomous technology company designed by operators for operators.

Phone Charger Kiosk Routes

A Phone Charger Kiosk is where users pay a small fee to rent and return a portable battery charger at any of these phone charging kiosks. These kiosks offer a solution to help with what smartphone users face everyday

KitchenMate, A 24/7 Hot And Fresh Food Micro Market

Breakfast, lunch, or dinner? No problem! A KitchenMate offers a little bit of everything. To get started, a consumer must tap their credit card on the KitcehMate door to open it up

Kupa Station, Fresh Water Vending in Canada

One of the best products to offer consumers in 2024 is water, especially since more consumers than ever recognize the importance of drinking plenty of fresh water daily.  Even though Kupa Station offers fresh water, it also offers water infused with natural fruit flavors and other ingredients,

Farmers Fridge Success Story- Fresh, Convenient Meals From A Vending Machine

Farmers Fridge offers consumers a delicious, ready-to-eat meal packed with nutrients to handle quality and taste.  In 2024, it’s easy to know at least one person who does everything while on the go, including eating.

Bleni Blends – Delicious Smoothies At The Push Of The Button

Smoothie vending machines are finally here, thanks to Bleni Blends! This exciting vending machine makes it possible for consumers to enjoy smoothies with the press of a button.  Yes, the same quality smoothie that consumers enjoy from today’s commercially successful smoothie businesses is now

ChargerGoGo to Showcase Phone Charger Rental Kiosks at ICSC Trade Show

ChargerGoGo, the pioneering leader in shared phone charging networks, is set to unveil its innovative product and service offerings at the upcoming International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) trade show in Las Vegas on May 20 and 21.

EVOCA North America – All Coffee Solutions In One Place

EVOCA North America offers office coffee solutions in one place. In 2024, coffee continues to be one of the most in-demand beverages nationwide, so it makes sense for operators to offer office coffee solutions to business owners in their city. 

WeVend Unattended Platform for All

If you own a portfolio of vending machines, you know that life can get complicated as you add more machines to your business because, that also means the responsibility of having more machines to manage

Micropayment Trends in Self-Service Retail 2024

Micropayments, transactions under $10, are at the heart of self-service retail. This year’s Micropayment Trends Report showcases consumer spending trends in the vending, amusement and gaming, and micro market segments. Keep reading for highlights from the 2024 report.

Expand with VapeTM, Vape Vending Machines

VapeTM is a pioneer in the Vape Vending business, developing the first “plug and play” Vape Vending Machine. Its software utilizes age-verification technology to prevent youth access and takes care of all taxes associated with the sale of vapor products plus additional licensing requirements

Sodexo to Launch Thousands of Hot Food-Producing Robots

Next Stop Dallas: Experience the Future of Convenience Services

Cantaloupe, Inc., Showcases CHEQ Technology at NAMA Show

ChargerGoGo at Bar & Restaurant Expo 2024

SandenVendo America Intros GF9-H Glass Front Vendor at NAMA

Homechow Fresh Hot Food Kiosks

Phone Charger Rental Kiosk Routes

Elevate Your Vending Business with KioSoft’s Ultra VQ-M Payment Reader

Cantaloupe’s 2024 Micropayment Trends Report

Three Young Operations Managers Embrace ZippyAssist

Micro Market & Vending Breakroom Décor

ProWatch Solutions, Automated Retail Management Security System

Oranfresh Vending Machines Offer Freshly Squeezed Juice

Panoptyc: The Smart Security System for Micro Markets

The RoboBurger Revolution

The Rise of Experiential Marketing: Modern Photo Booths Take Center Stage

DigitMart AI-Powered Autonomous Smart Store

SavePro: A Flexible and Secure Vending Machine Solution

Bevi Announces New Countertop Smart Water Cooler

NAMA Announces 2024 Industry Awards Honorees

Cantaloupe, Inc. Partners with Monumental Markets to Streamline Operation

AVS Companies Welcomes Steve Campbell To Micro Market & Vending Team

Delivery Concepts Offers Temperature Controlled Vehicles

Protein Shake Vending Machine by DMVI

QR Codes – How They Help Vending Operators And their Customers

Instant Retail Systems Intros Age Verification Tech

Ion Charging Announces Official Launch of Phone Battery Rental Kiosks with Credit Card Readers

Cantaloupe’s Seed Markets Management System

Q-Tote, Because Shift Happens

Bevi Adds Electrolytes and More to Water Coolers

Why Microcoin Coin Validators?

Phone Charger Rental Kiosk Routes

Andamiro USA Launches PCB Trade-In Program for Operators

Med Kwik Inc Rolls Out Narcan Vending Machines in Midwest

The History Of Vending Machines

Healthy Hustle: The Top 10 Healthy Snacks For Vending

Azkoyen’s NEO Q, A Combination Coffee Machine and Water Fountain

Reyeah’s Vape Vending Machines with Biometric Verification

The KlearView 20 Locker System

New LAI Games Approved for New Jersey

Cantaloupe, Inc. Helps Pee Dee Food Service Upgrade

VendMedic Offers Machine Sales, Parts, Repair And Support

Betson Named Distributor of the Year for 2024

Payroc Expands Payments Platform in the United States and Canada

The Ultimate Smart Coffee Shop: intelliCafé

AVend UniversalSmart Vending Development Kit

Seaga Combo Merchandiser QB4000

The AmmoBox, Smart Automated Ammo Sales

HaHa Vending Offers AI Smart Fridge Vending Machines

Vending Machine Market Size To Hit USD 37.95 Billion By 2032

Transform The Gym Experience With Customized Gym Vending Solutions

Betson Tech University, Become A Pro In Chicago

Mike Betti Joins H. Betti Industries as Senior Vice President of Revenue

LAI Games Revs Up for Amusement Expo, US Debut of SMASH DX

Tech 2 Success Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary

Annual Convenience Services Industry Revenue Reaches $26.6 Billion

Family Fun and Games LLC Acquires

PayRange Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against CSC ServiceWorks

Sweet Robo Vending Robotics

P66 Card Reader, A Game-Changer for Your Vending Business

Blu2Go The New Generation Water Vending Machine

Vendtek Offers Specialty PPE Vending Machines

OSU Got A Vending Machine That Dispenses Bacon

The Evoke Elevator Merchandiser

Get Your Micro Market Starter Pack From AVS

Exploring the Benefits of KioSoft’s Laundry Card Systems

LAI Games Brings Thrills to Three International Expos with SMASH

iClean Dog Wash, Most Advanced Dog Wash System

Boost Your Business with Cashless Payments: Exclusive Card Reader Deals

HABCO’s Innovative Refrigerated Merchandisers

Five Star Breaktime Solutions Increases Presence in Georgia

Grow Your Vending Business With This Powerful Management Software

With VendSoft easily track inventory and purchases, optimize routes and automate deliveries with a simple-to-use, affordable solution. Streamline logistics. Calculate the optimal route to your vending machine locations. Deliver the right products to the right place, on time.

AMS Low Temp Combo

This Low Temperature Combination Snack and Drink Vending Machine has been one of the most popular AMS brands to date since it’s dependable, versatile and has rugged construction.  Built in the AMS plant, the (Visi Combo) has earned its reputation as a cost-effective merchandiser because,

Innovolt Protects Vending Equipment 

Thanks to Innovolt, and their cost-effective technology, you can have confidence that your vending machines will last for years to come because their patented power protection and analytics solutions offers protection again disturbances that a vending machine might face.

Izipoint’s Self-Service Coffee Shop 24/7

Coffee Point is an easy-to-use coffee machine that can be installed anywhere, and offer you excellent ROI. Izipoint’s Self-Service Coffee Shop makes it possible for you to offer barista style coffee, especially in busy locations like shopping centers, airports, colleges, or large companies. 

Pod Plug, Smart Vending for Nightlife

Searching for the right vending machine for a night club location? If so, check out the Pod Plug vending machine. This 32-inch, (free standing or wall mounted) touch screen vending machine can be placed almost anywhere, especially in tight spaces.  Unlike most vending machines that specialize

HTC VIVE Joins VR Companies Participating in Las Vegas Conference

Organizers of the VR Arcade Summit, being held for the seventh time,  unveiled the initial sponsor roster for its upcoming conference, along with some groundbreaking new activities for arcade owners and operators.  The 7th annual VR Arcade Summit is held every year in cooperation with

Vending Products of Canada

Vending Products of Canada opened its doors in 1999 after the parent company Brokerhouse Dist. Inc., which sells commercial vending and office coffee equipment brought demand for wholesale products for resale.  Vending Products of Canada carries over 2,800 wholesale products serving the vending

Partner Up With Premier

Premier Broker Partners has both the human and technical resources to accomplish your desired business results. No other sales organization has greater operator penetration. Premier keeps a local feel with a national approach. Premier Broker Partners is a professional selling organization whose 

99 Spoons Vending Serves Up Soft Serve

99 Innovations LLC operates, re-sells and has licensed its exclusive robotic soft serve vending technology directly to business owners, food-service companies and established vending industry operators. This robotic soft serve vending kiosk launch, branded “99 Spoons”, is a multi-tiered model,

The Power of Automated Retail Vending Solutions

Digital Media Vending International LLC, (DMVI), in the dynamic world of retail and distribution, the advent of innovative technologies such as custom vending machines, smart vending machines, and digital vending machines has revolutionized the way manufacturers reach their consumers.

InHand Networks – A Resource For Remote Monitoring And Smart Vending

Are you searching for the best way to automate your vending machine business? If so, InHand Networks is an excellent resource for remote machine monitoring and smart vending solutions.  For more than 20 years, the company has been helping operators nationwide digitally transform their 

32 Selection Versatile Snack Vending Machine

This 32 selection Snack Food Vending Machine comes configured with 12 selections of chips, 16 selections of candy, sandwich cracker, gum & mint, plus 4 pastry selections. Standard dual augers promote proper vend position and our iVend® Delivery Sensor System ensures your customers receive

Cora, The Next Generation Telemeter for Vending

The next generation telemeter for vending, Cora enables cashless payment while providing industry-leading speed, Bluetooth connectivity, and a high-performance 4G antenna.  Engineered exclusively by CPI, Cora is equipped with a state-of-the-art 4G LTE antenna that exceeds carrier performance

JUXTA Offers Autonomous Convenience Stores

JUXTA, a global technology and micro convenience retail store provider, has announced its fully autonomous and pre-assembled portable c-store model, JUXTA Nomad, to supplement EV charging stations and help traditional fueling stations transition. “Our mission is to support station operators

Beauty Vending Machines in Idaho Laundromat, Success Story

Beauty vending machine in Kuna laundromat gaining national attention! Leyva Beauty’s vending machines are catching the eyes of thousands of people on social media. Hispanic and Latino people are growing Idaho’s economy with millions of dollars in buying power. 

1sourcevend Launches New API For Vending Software

1sourcevend, a provider of simple, flexible and affordable inventory control solutions including its proprietary software, 1sourcelive, has launched a new application program interface (API). The new API acts as a data exchange medium between a business’s ERP systems and vending solutions from 

VapeTM, Vape Vending Machines

VapeTM is one of the leading providers of Vape Vending Machines, vapor products, and vape vending software in North America. They provide a Turn-Key model for operators that is compliant with local, state, and Federal laws. The company ensures that operators are compliant with age-verification laws

KioSoft Presents KioVend

KioSoft presents KioVend’s wide variety of vending machines, each thoughtfully crafted with distinct features to cater to your individual needs. As a single-source provider for unattended payments in Canada for over 20 years, KioSoft Technologies control all aspects of their technology

Gimme Key Pro – Wireless DEX For the Vending Industry

Wireless data exchange is the foundation for every successful vending business in the 2020s because operators know that they must be able to easily connect their machines to the cloud and manage them from any location.  With the Gimme Key Pro, it’s never been easier for an operator to manage

ACE 2024 Show Theme: ACE in SPACE

The 2024 Atlantic Coast Expo Planning Committee is known for selecting exciting themes to enhance the show’s experience and this coming year is no different. Get ready for an “Out of This World” experience. The theme selection is “ACE in SPACE.”

Watchman Door Smart Locks Technology For Vending


Wall Mounted Vending Machines, by DMVI

NuMind Builds Phone Charger Kiosk Routes

Bare’s Simply Banana Chips

Thanks to Bare’s Simply Banana Chips, it’s possible for consumers to satisfy their sugar cravings without having to go back to sugar again.  These banana chips are made from real bananas, and they don’t contain any oil, preservatives, or fats.  Besides just tasting great,

Fingernails2Go, Nail Art Kiosks At The Touch Of A Button

Would you like to add a 2nd of income of $40-50k p/a to your household? You can with the world’s first and only Nail Art Vending Kiosk. The Fingernails2Go Vending Kiosk is perfect for people seeking a 2nd income. Ideal for a range of locations from malls, airports, cinemas, stadiums and many more.

Why Bars, Why Not?

Why Bars is a health-conscious company that values the importance of the mind, body and spiritual connection. That’s why Why Bars is the superfood snack food of choice for anyone living a busy, active lifestyle, from weekend warriors to professional athletes to

Why FrameWorks Displays?

Searching for the right company for your Micro Market displays?  If so, it’s time to consider FrameWorks Displays, an Iowa-based company dedicated to serving the needs of micro-markets nationwide.  FrameWorks Displays hasn’t just been creating displays and good quality fixtures since

Cantaloupe Inc Acquires CHEQ

Cantaloupe Acquires CHEQ, a Company Revolutionizing the Sports & Entertainment Fan Experience, Expanding Reach into Stadiums, Venues, Festivals and More Enterprise-grade POS and Mobile-First Ordering Platform Transforming the Way Fans Shop, Order and Pay

Best Micro Market Practices for New Year

Is 2024 going to be another great year for micro markets worldwide? The answer to this question is yes, the demand for micro markets is only projected to continue, and operators can capitalize on that demand by following these tips.  See Micro Market Supply Companies listed. 

What are USI Delivery Lockers?

USI Delivery Lockers are the future of onsite delivery because, they make it possible for a consumer to order their meal from an app on their phone, then come into their favorite restaurant to pick up their meal, which will be conveniently stored in a USI Delivery Locker. 

Anderson Dolly Makes Moving Simple For Vending Operators

Let’s face it, moving a vending machine can be one of the most time-consuming and difficult tasks for a vending operator.  Thanks to Anderson Dolly, vending operators can now have an easy solution for moving their vending machines. Anderson dolly’s are designed for moving up to

DMVI Has Custom Vending Machines Solutions

Digital Media Vending International LLC (DMVI) is an experienced custom vending machine design & manufacturing company that specializes in affordable design solutions. When buying vending machines for a single product, miniature or small vending machines, wall mounted vending machines

ChargeFUZE Innovative Kiosks

ChargeFUZE offers one of the the largest networks of mobile charging kiosks for users to rent portable chargers on the go. The company is a nationally operating manufacturer and distributor of best in class B2B and B2C rental kiosks solutions, a full-stack technology ecosystem, and a suite of

Tips For Stockwell Smart Stores

Are you planning on investing in a Stockwell Smart Store? If so, you’re making a smart choice. These smart stores offer game changing walk-away technology that makes it possible for you to get more ROI from your locations without having to hire employees to run them.

Automat Technology, Food Served Through Locker Vending Windows

The Pandemic changed everything for the restaurant industry because it forced entrepreneurs to search for ways to continue serving food with minimal staff, and little contact with customers.   Thankfully, the Pandemic has long since ended, but demand for contactless food delivery

Five Star Breaktime Acquires Advanced Refreshment Solutions

Five Star Breaktime Solutions announces the acquisition of Advanced Refreshment Solutions in the greater Cincinnati area expanding their company’s reach in 2024. Advanced Refreshment Solutions was founded in 2019 by Kirk Beerman offering vending, micro markets, and office coffee services

KioCafé, Robot Coffee Solutions for Hospitals 

In the fast-paced world of healthcare, where precision and efficiency are paramount, the KioCafé Kiosk Series 3 emerges as a game-changer, integrating technology, convenience, and excellence into the coffee experience. Let’s explore the benefits of this fully unattended,

J&J Snack Foods Opens New Distribution Center in Woolwich, NJ

J&J Snack Foods recently opened a new distribution center in Woolwich, NJ, the Company’s largest single storage facility in the United States. The state-of-the-art, 212,000-square foot cold storage facility is strategically placed to optimize distribution across the northeast and mid-Atlantic

Bare’s Simply Banana Chips

Thanks to Bare’s Simply Banana Chips, it’s possible for consumers to satisfy their sugar cravings without having to go back to sugar again.  These banana chips are made from real bananas, and they don’t contain any oil, preservatives, or fats.  Besides just tasting great,

Smucker Completes Acquisition of Hostess Brands

The J. M. Smucker Co. announced the closing of the transaction to acquire Hostess Brands, Inc. (“Hostess Brands”). The transaction includes the Hostess® sweet baked snacks brands, including Hostess®Donettes®, Twinkies®, CupCakes, DingDongs®, Zingers®, CoffeeCakes, HoHos®,

3Bros Cookies Is Spreading Stroopwafels Across The USA

3BROS COOKIES is celebrating the expansion of their STROOPWAFEL BAKERY near Atlanta, Georgia, where locals are baking traditional DUTCH STROOPWAFELS to Distribute fast and fresh across USA!   The new facility expansion significantly increases the production capacity to meet the fast 

Sodexo’s InReach Acquires K&R Vending Services

Sodexo’s InReach, the global foodservice leader’s multimarket convenience solution, announces the acquisition of K&R Vending Services headquartered in New Castle, Del. With this addition, Sodexo’s InReach will serve Philadelphia, Southern New Jersey, Delaware, and Eastern Maryland.

LBX Food Robotics Launches Online Menu For Bake Xpress

LBX Food Robotics, the hot food vending market leader, announced its new online menu that features a broad selection of foods that are ideal for its Bake Xpress hot food kiosk. The menu features foods that are currently baking at Bake Xpress customer sites, including pizzas, pasta, sandwiches,

AVS Companies Welcomes Erika Zachacki

AVS Companies has announced that Erika Zachacki has joined the team as the Customer Service Manager of AVS Connect. Zachacki has over ten years of experience in retail and call center environments, with a brief stint in the trade show industry as a project manager.

Snack It Naturally Intros Bagel with Cream Cheese For Vending

Discover the wholesome goodness of Snack It Naturally’s Bagel with Cream Cheese. Each single-serve package offers the classic taste of a freshly baked, three-ounce plain bagel paired with a rich and creamy one-ounce cup of cream cheese for a match made in snack heaven. Perfect for on-the-go

Vending Success, Evolving Beyond Soda, Candy, and Chips

Bradley Taylor spent months brainstorming with different manufacturers on a vending machine design that would not only keep his homemade doughnuts fresh but dispense them gently enough to not smear the icing or smush the shape.

LAI Games Showcases Top Games at EAG

LAI Games, a leading manufacturer of interactive entertainment and technology, is pleased to announce its participation in the upcoming Entertainment, Attractions & Gaming (EAG) International Expo. The show takes place at ExCeL London from the 16th to the 18th of January. 

Yo-Kai Debuts Boba Tea Robot

This year Yo-Kai introduced a new robotic food kiosk and drew huge crowds at CES 2024. This year, it was the company’s new boba robot, which features the ability to cook boba inside as well as prepare both hot and iced drinks. The Spoon dropped by the Yo-Kai booth to get a video tour

Five Star Expands Company’s Base in Florida and Louisiana

Five Star Breaktime Solutions, a leading provider of micro markets, full-service vending, and office coffee services, today announces the acquisition of two vending companies in the Gulf Coast region — Quality Vending Services and Wayne’s Vending.

AVS Companies Installs Over 30 New Games at Nickel City Xtreme

AVS Companies has recently helped transform Nickel City into Nickel City Xtreme by installing over 30 new games. Located at 555 Waukegan Road, Northbrook, IL 60062, Nickel City Xtreme has been a fixture of family entertainment for the Northbrook community since the 90s.

Fresh Blends’ Self-Serve Beverage Platform

Operators implementing Fresh Blends’ self-serve frozen beverage units, “don’t have to worry about prepping or cross contamination or waste,” explains Adam Rains, National Program Director for Fresh Blends. The company is focused on creating a seamless experience in-store without sacrificing

Bosch Security Systems With AI, And The Power To Predict

As more unattended retail locations, kiosks, and micro markers come online each year, it’s becoming even more important for operators to invest in security systems with AI, and the power to predict/stop crime before it occurs.  Thanks to indoor and outdoor, intelligent security cameras,

SoftPOS for Micro Markets in 2024

Got softPOS? It’s the payment method of the future because it makes it possible for consumers to pay with their smartphones or wireless device without having to pay at the register or make physical contact with a PIN pad.  In today’s economy, it makes sense for operators to invest in softPOS,

Coffee Robot, Fully Automated Cafe System

Automated coffee vending machines have been in existence for decades but with the advancement of robotic technology they are getting more exciting thanks to Coffee Robot C1 Pro. Built by China based Hestia Robotics, their coffee robot prepares a cup of coffee fast and efficiently. 

Seaga Welcomes Rob Murphy as Key Addition to Propel Sales

Seaga is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Murphy as the Business Development Manager focused on B2B Sales and Strategic Relationship Management. Rob has a tremendous amount of experience in unattended beverage retail. His exceptional leadership and proven record of accomplishment

Unveiling The Top Vending Snacks & Drinks

As the curtain rises on another successful year, we at Red Hawk Vending are thrilled to spotlight the best of the best from the hundreds of thousands of snacks and drinks that flew off our vending machine and micro market shelves in 2023. These top-tier selections aren’t just snacks and sips;

PieBot Dishes Out Meat Pies to Hungry Tradies, Founders Eye Eventual US Expansion

Like many New Zealanders, Sasha Mates left work almost every day to grab a meat pie at the local bakery. In fact, he and his coworker Vincent Wong made the trip so often that his bosses at My Auto Shop, a startup that provides an online marketplace for auto mechanics, wondered where he

Cantaloupe Showcases AI-Powered Self-Service Solutions at NRF ’24

Cantaloupe, Inc., a digital payments and software services company that provides end-to-end technology solutions for self-service commerce, is excited to announce its participation in NRF ’24, Retail’s Big Show, put on by the National Retail Federation and taking place in New York

Brittni Clemons Franchises B’s Essentials Vending

Meet Brittni Clemons, the founder and CEO of B’s Essentials Vending, a Black-owned vending machine company that supplies interactive, AI-powered touchscreen kiosks. Initially, her company sold just beauty products but has now expanded to auto care products, baby products, and school supplies,

Heard of Baby Vend?

Founded in 2015 and legally formed in 2016 formally as EKT Unlimited, Baby Vend was born from the lived experiences of a single mother with twins.   Determined to create solutions, Smith set out to create a company that provides parents with ease of access to baby’

Five Star Food Service Rebranding Transformation

Five Star Food Service, a leading provider of workplace food and beverage solutions announced a rebranding to Five Star Breaktime Solutions. The name change, a first for the company in its 30-year history, is accompanied by a refreshed visual identity including a new company logo and updated brand

AVS Companies Unveils New Subsidiary Company, AVS Connect

AVS Companies has announced the launch of their new subsidiary company, AVS Connect, effective January 2, 2024. AVS Connect is a pioneering software and technology company dedicated to changing the cooler market with technology and advanced point-of-sale systems.

AVS Companies Welcomes Michael Lawlor as CTO of AVS Connect

AVS Companies has announced that Michael Lawlor has joined the team as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of AVS Connect. Lawlor was previously with the global beverage leader, PepsiCo, and also led the emerging technology growth at G&J Marketing and USA Technologies.

CPI Card Readers Leading Innovation

Crane Payment Innovation, (CPI) has been leading the payment industry with its innovation since 2014, and today the company processes over 40 million cashless payments and power over 4 billion transactions per week. 

Ingenico Smart Terminals

Whether you operate in vending, retail, hospitality, EV charging, petrol, transportation or parking, Ingenico dedicated terminals are designed to manage every unattended payment scenario.

PayRange BluCard, The Modular All-In-One Card Reader

Thinking about upgrading to a new card reader for your business? If so, the PayRange® BluCard Plus has all the features that you’re looking for in one small, weather resistant device.  BluCard™ plus is one of the most versatile card readers on the market today because it can accept all

Financing Your Vending Business, An Essential Part

Are you wanting to grow your vending business? If so, unless you plan on paying cash for new vending machines, kiosks or a micro market, financing is going to be an option that you will consider.  In today’s world there are a lot of finance companies out there, but it can be difficult finding

Selfly Store Secures European Tech Award

Selfly Store, a technology leader for the vending industry recently announced that they’ve been awarded the European Technology Award for RFID technology.   This recognition is prestigious because it shines a light on Selfly Store as a leader in RFID technology while also setting a standard that

Benefits of Cellular Routers for Micro Market Kiosks

Micro Market Kiosks have become an integral part of our lives over the last 10 years. The reality is that they become inoperable if they are not connected to the internet.   This is why it’s vital that they have a reliable internet connection but, in some areas, reliable internet isn’t

VE Solutions UC Circuit Boards

Want to enhance your vending machines so that you can offer your customers more options? If so, adding a UC Circuit Board is the way to go. With a VE Solutions UCB you can add new payment options like credit card, loyalty, or NFC. What’s even more ideal is that you can also integrate your

Setting the Right Price for Vending Machine Items

Article By Naturals2Go. With vending machines, you are able to set the price for the products you sell from your machines. But it’s not always easy to determine what those prices should be – especially in today’s economy, where factors like inflation make things increasingly difficult.

Reel In The Profits With Live Bait Vending Machines

VCI 24 Hour Live Bait Merchandising Manufactured by Vending Concepts, Inc. VCI currently manufactures the industry’s only state-of-the-art 24 hour live bait vending machine, developed and built solely for the merchandising of live bait. The Bait and Tackle Center is an outdoor live bait vending 

Connected Vending Machines Worldwide To Reach 12.3 Million by 2027

According to a new research report from the IoT analyst firm Berg Insight, the global installed base of connected vending machines reached an estimated 5.8 million units in 2022. North America represents the largest share of these machines, closely followed by the Rest of the World markets. 

Vending Management Software, QRisTix

Digitize & Manage your Vending Machine Service with QRisTix. QRisTix connects your technicians, service desk, office and customers for improved productivity and better customer experiences. GET MORE REVENUE FROM YOUR VENDING MACHINES. By increasing uptime, making it easy for your customers to

Introducing the Cooler Café: The Next Generation of Vending

Are you looking for your next vending location?  Instead of installing a combo machine or even side-by-side snack and drink machines, you should try a Cooler Cafe. It combines the flexibility and security of a vending machine with the product mix of a micro market, all in one!

Vendnet, For Vending Machine Parts, Training Videos, and Manuals

Entering the vending machine industry can be very rewarding and exciting, but it is not without its challenges. Like any piece of technology, vending devices are subject to malfunction, whether it be a coin mech replacement or a faulty part.

Five Star Food Service Celebrates Opening of 4,000th Micro Market

Five Star Food Service, a leading provider of custom workplace breaktime solutions, announces the opening of their 4,000th micro market in partnership with a customer in Flowery Branch, GA. This is a significant milestone for the company highlighting its commitment to innovation

Considering Photo Booths?

Apple Industries is one of the leading photo booth manufacturers in the Amusement Industry and has been a family-run business for more than 50 years. Apple’s award-winning line of innovative Face Place photo booths are manufactured in the United States and include the following popular brand names

The New Incredivend Skittles Kiosk

Get in early to be the first to offer INCREDIVEND…the newest and sweetest vending opportunity. Financing Plans Starting At Only…. $188 Per Month! Now is your opportunity to own an INCREDIVEND machine featuring MARS Wrigley Confections Skittles: 1. Venue Owners Turn unused space into an

Yo-Kai Express Offers Ramen Noodles In 45 Seconds

Yo-Kai Express has developed a vending machine which delivers ramen noodles in a hot bowl in 45 seconds.  Machines are currently being placed in corporate and public locations around San Francisco.  Created five years ago by Andy Lin, a Silicon Valley–based electrical engineer who was

MM6 Mini, A Versatile Micro Market Kiosk

Serve any location layout with a versatile micro market kiosk Offer a premium self-checkout experience to smaller workspaces. MM6 Mini is an adaptable kiosk for both micro market and dining setups featuring excellent durability, security, and performance for a strong ROI. Effectively service smaller


After two years of success in the Australian Market, with more than 95 locations all around Australia, Chewy Chews had expanded to the USA. CK9 Pet Products is the USA national distributor helping Chewy Chews expand their brand into the US market. Chewy Chews is a premium dog treat company that

Nayax Announces Nayax Energy

Nayax Ltd., a global commerce enablement, payments and loyalty platform designed to help merchants scale their business, announced that EV Meter, its electric vehicle charging subsidiary, has been rebranded and will now be known as Nayax Energy.

Bake Xpress Custom Bakes Meals and Pastries

LBX Food Robotics is revolutionizing the food service industry with an innovative combination of robotic, AI, sensor, wireless, and heating technologies. LBX’s flagship product, the Bake Xpress micro-bakery, is a ground-breaking hot food vending machine that custom bakes a full range of artisan

Fingernails2Go Digital Nail Art Kiosk

Bringing fashion and technology together in a seamless blend to offer a truly personalized nail art experience. Fingernails2Go is a self-service Digital Nail Art Kiosk. This specialty machine prints intricate designs and patterns onto fingernails or onto a full set of artificial nails in 

Canteen of Northern California Goes All-In with Cantaloupe’s Technology

Cantaloupe, Inc., a digital payments and software services company that provides end-to-end technology solutions for self-service commerce, has recently onboarded Canteen of Northern California (CNC), a well-established vending operator serving Sonoma, Napa, and Marin counties. Cantaloupe’s 

Innovative Technology Offers Innovative Vending Products

UK based Innovative Technology offers products that have been used in vending machines worldwide since the 1990’s.  With more than 30-years’ experience creating products that power transactions and interactions worldwide. Innovative Technology products are widely used in the vending industry

Nova Market – A Self-Checkout Solution

Searching for an ideal self-checkout solution for your micro-market? If so, you should consider Nova Market, a fast and innovative self-checkout solution that’s helping operators to optimize their businesses.  Created by Maryland based Nayax, Nova Market is a cashless, self-checkout solution

Smart Vending Machines, The Future of Convenience

The vending industry has become transformed thanks to smart vending machines by Digital Media Vending, Intl. They offer innovative vending machines that possess code and algorithms to offer personalization to buyers, and even custom tailor product recommendations based on a customer’s previous 

Technology – The Key To Success To Adding Value To Your Vending Operation

If you’re like most operators, you’re searching for ways to add value to your vending operation. This is an understandable part of owning a vending business because every operator wants to improve their business whenever possible.   Thankfully, one of the most productive ways to add 

Generate Revenue Every Time A Drink Is Poured!

Want to add another revenue stream to your micro market? If so, why not generate revenue every time a drink is poured?  With DK Technologies’ FB2000, you can accomplish the goal of increasing revenue because once it’s integrated with your existing drink machines

What Is Digital Signage Software? How Does It Work?

Searching for new ways to connect with your vending breakroom customers? Kitcast!’s digital signage software is one way to promote new products, specials, or sales on screens in your vending and micro market breakroom locations.  Goal: Increase revenue. Digital signage is the billboard of the

How To Choose the Right Cashless Solution for Your Vending Business

Cash and coin operated vending solutions have been the hallmark of every vending business for generations, but as the years roll by cashless vending solutions are rapidly becoming the preferred option of most consumers.  As of 2021, we know that cashless payment transactions amounted to a

Smart Industries Crane Games

Smart Industries Corp., Mfg. is a premier manufacturer of cranes, arcade games, and other products for the coin-op industry. Top name in coin-op since 1985.  Smart Industries is a privately owned manufacturer of coin operated amusement games.

HyperVend Offers Smart Refrigerated Lockers for Retail Vending

HyperVend recently announced the availability of the industry’s first smart refrigerated parcel lockers for fresh flowers. Such lockers come as the result of listening to our customers and providing a solution to a long-existing delivery problem, as well as addressing a new and evolving

Cantaloupe Enhances Self-Service Business Operations with its New Seed Analytics

Cantaloupe, Inc., a digital payments and software services company that provides end-to-end technology solutions for self-service commerce, is proud to announce the release of two new premium analytics tools in its SeedTM Pro software platform: Seed Analytics and Seed

A Turbo-charged IAAPA for LAI Games

LAI Games shifted into high gear at this year’s IAAPA Expo in Orlando, Florida. The arcade game and attractions powerhouse unveiled not one, not two, but four exhilarating new games that left attendees buzzing with excitement. Asphalt Moto Blitz, the latest addition to the Asphalt 9 series, 

The PowerMate Safety Moving System

L P International Inc. is a private Canadian company founded to manufacture and distribute a line of unique motorized electric stairclimbing hand trucks. Shipping USA and worldwide. The PowerMate® Safety Moving System is without question one of the most innovative products available today

Trinity Axis Offers TRIO Compact And TRIO Revision Kits

Trinity Axis Inc. is a software company headquartered in Harleysville, Pennsylvania. Our focus is on creating disruptive technologies and market opportunities through technological advances in the fields of medicine, hospitality, vending and self checkout. We seek to drive innovation by integrating

The FoodSpot BA1 Model, It’s a Micro Store!

At 2,137 square inches of shelf space, FoodSpot has, by far, the most interior room of any smart fridge in the US. Based on our operator feedback we challenged our engineers to double that shelf space within the same 3’ x 3’ footprint. In September 2023 we will be releasing the BA1 model, 

Payter Cashless Payment Terminals 

One of the keys to success with managing an automated unattended machine business, such as vending or micro markets, is being able to offer cashless payments to your customers because more people than ever before want to pay for their purchases with a quick swipe. 

Phone Charger Rental Kiosks by Escargot

Make extra income with these phone battery rental machines! Escargot Kiosks are transforming the way people charge their smartphones. They understand that a fast-paced lifestyle is incompatible with being tethered to an outlet. Their goal is to provide peace of mind knowing customers can charge

The Future Of Vending Payment By CPI

Vending has become more important than ever before as consumers depend on vending machines for food and beverages on daily basis, instead of just candy or sodas like they did in the past.  Due to the increased demand, today’s vending machines have to offer more functionality and they must

Alio, Cashless Solutions for Unattended Retail  by CPI

Are you offering cashless payment solutions your unattended retail clients? If not, you should consider utilizing Alio, the latest solution by CPI.  Used on more than 700,000 cashless payment terminals worldwide, CPI offers an ideal cashless payment solution that features a PIN pad,

Nayax’s MoMa 2.0 Advantages, A Mobile Management App for On-the-Go Use

Nayax, the leading cashless payments provider, now offers MoMa 2.0, the newest update to its mobile management app for on-the-go use with Nayax devices. MoMa 2.0 enables data-driven smart decision-making and reduces time and operational costs with an always available management app that grows w

Cantaloupe Announces Cantaloupe LIVE in Mexico City Dec 5th

A Customer and Partner Event to Showcase the Future of Self-Service Retail in Latin America. Cantaloupe, Inc., a digital payments and software services company that provides end-to-end technology solutions for self-service commerce, is showcasing its full suite of solutions for the Latin

Apriva Helps Save On Vending Payment Processing

Thanks to Apriva payment systems, vending operators now have a reliable and cost-effective option for payment processing because they enable operators to buy payments wholesale, without any markup on processing fees, or the size of the business. 

What Types of Vending Machines?

The following vending machines offer diversity for the workforce and office environments. We would like to help you decide on what type of machines to purchase and place in your specific locations. 

CamKiosk Vending Carts

Expand meals beyond the cafeteria and maximize sanitary foodservice with the CamKiosk. Display meals, snacks, and beverages on the spacious countertop and use the insulated cabinets to store hot or cold items at safe temperatures for hours. Thick, wall-to-wall CFC-free insulation is secured by 

SMRT1 Technologies: Helping with Fresh Food Delivery and Public Health

SMRT1 Technologies, a Canadian-based smart vending technology company recognizes that many of these operational shifts have been developing for some time, are being accelerated by the pandemic challenges, and will continue to develop post-pandemic. SMRT1 Technologies’ roll out of SMRT1 POD

5 Costly Mistakes of Not Utilizing Vending Machines in a Factory

Vendaio: In the fast-paced world of modern manufacturing, efficiency is the key to success. One often-overlooked way to enhance productivity and convenience within a factory is by implementing vending machines. These automated dispensers can streamline various processes and improve employee well-being

Ottawa Smart Vending Machine Revolutionizes Access To Essential Supplies

A first-of-its-kind vending machine is changing the way people access essential supplies in Ottawa. Located at the Carlington Community Health Centre, ‘Our Healthbox’ offers a wide range of supplies, from naloxone to socks, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Sara Carrillo, Communications

SECOMind Delivers Comprehensive AI/IOT Turnkey Applications

SECOMind is taking the smart vending and unattended retail to the next level. With SECOMind, you can build a vending and/or a micro market business that can be managed from any location in the world, by offering their comprehensive AI/IOT turnkey applications for cloud management, along with providi

Need a New Side Hustle? Check Out This Money Making Machine!

Make extra income with these phone battery rental machines! These unique phone battery rental kiosks provide a rentable all-in-one portable battery, compatible with nearly all modern smartphones, that can be rented and returned at any of the Escargot Kiosks.

Evolution of Vending in the Workplace

Office vending machines have always been a handy spot for a quick snack or drink at work. In the past, they were simple snack machines where you’d drop in some change or pay with an RFID card. But now, they have undergone a significant transformation, becoming smarter and more convenient thanks 

LAI Games and Sega Amusements Extend Sales Agreement

LAI Games and Sega Amusements International Ltd announces an extension of their existing sales agreement in Europe. With immediate effect the deal will see Sega Amusements take on European distribution exclusively for LAI Games with the addition of adding the UK to their territory list. 

Chewy Chews Doggy Vending Coming To USA!!

Massimo and Samantha Guida launched their first Chewy Chews vending machine from their new 24-hour laundromat in Austin St, Newstead, this week offering 32 different snack varieties including sardine, roo jerky, green-lipped mussels and pork. Samantha Guida said people were increasingly looking 

K9000 Dog Wash Vending Machine

K9000 Dog Wash is the home of the now world famous K9000® DIY Coin Operated Dog Wash, since 2005. The K9000® is created with superior materials, clever construction techniques and the best componentry available, combining to create an incredibly hard working Dog Wash, designed to make you

365 Stockwell 2.0- Smart Store Cabinets, Better Convenience.

The Stockwell 2.0 SmartrCabinets by 365 Markets are designed for dual-climate zones, AI product recognition and more, meaning that cabinets can be stocked with ambient and refrigerated items along with high-margin products that can generate more ROI for a business. 

The Skittles Remix Digital Kiosk at IAPPA

INCREDIVEND announces that The Skittles® Remix Digital Kiosk is in sunny Florida for the IAAPA Expo in Orlando, November 13-17 at the Orange County Convention Center in booth 3656! IAAPA, founded in 1918, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) is the largest 

Burroughs And Invenda Form Strategic Partnership

Burroughs, Inc., North America’s largest independent services integration provider for unattended self-service devices, payment and transaction automation and related connected technology ecosystems, and Invenda Group, a leader in next-generation automated retail devices and software, 

Why Own An Ice Vending Machine Business?

Ice vending is a unique business model that allows you to own your own business, make passive income with little to no training, doesn’t require keeping stock or inventory, requires no technical expertise, has a relatively low capital investment and has a very high return on investment. 

STŌK Cold Brew Dispensers Are Heating Up the Coffee Market

Over the last 10 years, cold brew coffee has become one of the hottest beverages in convenience stores, office coffee, and micro markets worldwide and one of the companies that are becoming a leader in the cold brew coffee market is STŌK®.  30 Percent of Consumers Purchased Cold Brew Coffee

GlobalConnect, A Leading Provider of Breakroom Solutions

GlobalConnect (GC) – In today’s world, sustainability plays a crucial role in all aspects of our lives. From transportation to energy consumption, businesses are increasingly focusing on reducing their environmental footprints. One area that often goes unnoticed is the breakroom. 

Burch Food Services Announces 200th Market

Burch Food Services has announced their 200th Market was set in Utility Trailers in Paragould, Arkansas. A thank you goes out to Utility Trailers and all their loyal customers. Burch Food Services is dedicated to fueling the workforce with fresh food. Their clients and customers recognize their

Barista On-Demand, An Unmanned Coffee Vehicle

Rhea presents the first trail-blazing unmanned coffee vehicle. Redefining the coffee experience: this is the goal of Barista On-Demand, the first mobile coffee station developed by Rhea Vendors Group and Neolix, that integrates automatic coffee machines with a unmanned vehicle.

72 Chocolate Trail Mix 1.5 oz

Bare’s Simply Banana Chips

ZippyAssist, An Innovative Customer Service Tool

Digital marketing agency, VendCentral,​ has an innovative customer service tool, called ZippyAssist.  ZippyAssist is a cloud-based, customer service platform accessed via a simple text message.  It effectively bridges the gap between 

MagexUSA A6 Frozen Food Vending Series

Frozen food vending is not always easy, especially in climates where temperatures can reach the triple digits.  Designed specifically for dispensing frozen products, the MagexUSA A6 frozen food vending machine can maintain a constant temperature of -25°C and this means that it will always keep

Gain The AutoCrib Advantage

AutoCrib, Learn More a Leading Solution for Industrial Vending. Are you searching for an industrial vending solution? If so, check out AutoCrib, it’s industrial vending machine that’s specifically designed for point of use inventory management and vending industrial supplies.

LAI Games Shifts into High Gear with Four Thrilling Game Debuts

LAI Games, a top producer of arcade games and attractions, is set to unveil four new games at the upcoming IAAPA Expo, taking place November 14-17 in Orlando, Florida. They’ll be adding a thrilling racing simulator, Asphalt Moto Blitz, a fun competitive flying game, Air Strike 

Groovy Time At ACE-STOCK 2023: Peace, Love and Vending

What a groovy time at the Embassy Suites at Kingston Plantation as operators and suppliers from across the US rolled in for education, networking, and to see the products, services and equipment shown in the sold-out exhibit hall embraced by the Woodstock inspired theme. ACE is the largest show

IVA Black Box, Technology That’s Set To Change Vending

The IVA Black box has been developed by a partnership with Intel’s intelligent vending department, and the International Vending Alliance (IVA), the IVA black box offers operators a ‘one size fits all’ solution that they can use to upgrade their existing vending machines into the

Vend IT Vending Machine Manager App

Vend IT is a vending machine manager application that helps vending machine operators keep track of the stock levels and packing of their vending machines. And can help increase profits by ensuring devices are kept packed full and notified when they run low our out of stock. Operators an now save

Smarter Locking For Vending & Micro Market Equipment, By Camlock

Thanks to Camlock Systems, it’s easier than ever before for operators to guard your valuable vending machines against unauthorized entry because they offer a variety of smart locking systems that are designed to suit any vending machine.  Protect Your Vending Machine Assets

AEP, a Micro Market Manufacturer in USA

American Engineered Products (AEP) has been designing and manufacturing steel furniture for 20 years. You will find our products worldwide on casino slot floors and video lottery sites. With our extensive skills in sheet metal we decided to expand upon this and add micro markets to our library

Oranfresh High Tech Juice Vending Machines

Freshly squeezed juice? Yes please, thanks to Oranfresh Juice Vending Machines.  This machine is the best-seller of the Oranfresh® range of products, and the leader among citrus juicers in the Vending sector. OR 130 has a good capacity and is very versatile. OR 130 is the hallmark of their

The Fully Automatic Vending Machine For Smoothies, quinzee

Smoothies are one of the most well-known frozen textured beverages in the world because they are a convenient way for someone to get their fruits in a convenient frozen drink, but smoothies have always been something that had to be physically made to be enjoyed. 

Increase Product Sales With Lighting For Impact

LIGHTING FOR MICRO MARKETS AND VENDING Lighting for Impact – Breaktime snack sales perform better with made-for-retail LED shelf lighting and display merchandising solutions. Grow your micro market unit sales by as much as 37% based on recent test data. LFI has easy-install solutions that

Meals In A Vending Machine? Farmer’s Fridge Expands In Cleveland

If Luke Saunders has his way, machines will take over the world. OK, not machines everywhere, just a little niche of the culinary market, where Saunders’ 10-year-old company, Farmer’s Fridge, is installing vending machines with fresh, affordable meal options.

Vending Machines Dispense Harm Reduction Supplies Vancouver Island

People living in a trio of Vancouver Island communities now have a new way to discreetly access harm-reduction supplies. It is a vending machine with a twist – designed to help save lives. With more than 300 people lost to toxic drugs on Vancouver Island already this year,

Integra Systems French Fry Vending Machine

French fries continue to be a time-tested food that consumers know and love.  Fries have always been a time-consuming food to make, but that’s now a thing of the past, thanks to the Integra Systems French Fry Vending Machine.  With this French fry machine, consumers can easily have their

Need Custom Vending Machine? Check out DMVI

Digital Media Vending International LLC is an experienced custom vending machine design & manufacturing company that specializes in affordable design solutions. When buying vending machines for a single product, miniature or small vending machines, wall mounted vending machines

PayRange’s Age-Restricted Vending With BluCheck

Age and identity verification technology developed by PayRange extends the capabilities of existing vending machines to improve compliance and minimize underage access of 21+ products, such as alcohol and tobacco. PayRange Inc., the inventor and solution provider of the leading mobile payment app

The Avalon Group, A Natural Foods Broker

Based out of Lake Forest, CA., The Avalon Group is one of the nation’s fastest growing natural foods brokers specializing in providing organic, non-GMO, fair trade, vegan, and gluten-free certified brands to the food service, vending, micro markets and c-store channels.

Vending Trade Shows, Vending Virtual Webinars

Attend Vending Trade Shows, Vending Seminars, Virtual Webinars or Conventions to increase your knowledge on: Vending Machine Business and Technology, Self-Service Micro Markets, Office Coffee Service (OCS), Foodservice, Amusement Games and more. Please contact each Trade Show listed for the latest 

AVS Companies Unveils New Company Logo 

AVS Companies has updated their company logo and refreshed their mission statement effective October 16, 2023. After over 50 years in business, AVS decided the timing was right to update its branding to better reflect its growth as a company.  “The company has grown to encompass a distribution 

SweetRobo, Taste the Future

SweetRobo, a global leader in robotics and entertainment. They harness the power of futuristic technology to deliver treats that dazzle and inspire. SweetRobo manufactures innovative, robotic vending machines— the power of automation just got a little sweeter.

Q-Tote, A Winning Solution For Pre-Kitting

Want to see your vending route sales team smile? Hand them a stack of Q-Totes.  Q-Tote is an innovative solution for pre-kitting vending and micro market operations.  Designed by a veteran of the vending industry for the vending industry, Q-Tote was inspired by a void in the marketplace for 

How VE Solutions Is Leading Innovation Within The Industry

For 60 years, VE Solutions has been here to help you as a market leader in high quality, value based solutions for the vending industry, ranging from re-manufactured vending equipment to replacement parts, graphics to electronic repair Vending machines have been around for longer than you might 

Nebular, An Innovative Cloud Platform For Vending

The Azkoyen Group recently announced that they’ve released a new version of Nebular, an innovative cloud platform for the vending industry.  Since 1945, the Azkoyen Group has been a leader in the vending and payment industries. Their Nebular cloud platform combines the best of both worlds because

Jingpin Hitech, The Smart Brain for Vending Machines

Jingpin Hitech Information Technology (Beijing) Co., LTD. (“Jingpin Hitech”) was founded in 2013, through continuous R&D dedication and with abundant industry practices, it has become a leading technological company that brings innovation for VM intelligent management systems.

BevMax 4 Glass Front Vendor by CPI

Planning on updating your vending machines? If so, why not consider adding a BevMax 4 glass front vending machine to your portfolio of vending machines?  Produced by Crane Merchandising Systems, and distributed by Betson, the BevMax 4 is a glass-front vending machine that offers you the ability

Wizzan Mobility Assisted Reality Solution Saves Route Drivers One Hour A Day In Pilot Test

Wizzan Mobility LLC, a software development company specializing in assisted reality solutions, reported that its routeSight solution has enabled Mark Vend Company to reduce the average route driver day length by nearly an hour in a pilot test. The routeSight solution allows drivers to perform data

The Vending Mentors Vending Training Class

30 years ago, Barry was a struggling teacher and bartender trying to make more money for my wife and kids. I really wanted to start my own business, so I wouldn’t have to get another job. I wanted more time and money for my family and to bring my wife home from her full-time job to

Phone Charger Rental Kiosks by Escargot

NAMA Announces Karalynn McDermott of Eversys as 2023 Coffee Legend of the Year

AVS Announces Waseem Salamah as Key Account Manager

The Wittern Group, A Tradition of Excellence in Vending

NACS Show, Cantaloupe Showcases Go Smart Store Technology

Instant Systems Accessibility Announce Products

Vend Smart and Stay Ahead

LBX Food Robotics Announces Full UL and CSA Certification for Bake Xpress

The Smart Baguette Vending Machine by ATI Tech

The OCSB Emerging Brands Group

Check Out The EnVision 4-Wide Snack Merchandiser!

NAMA Leads Coalition Requesting IRS to Keep ERTC Program Operational


Why Switch To An EMV Card Reader? from Nayax

Digital Media’s Platform Reduces In-Store Shrinkage by Changing the Way Customers Buy Things

Should You Have Dome Camera for Security?

The Prosper, A Cold Beverage Vendor

Scott Meskin Appointed As GM of Fresh Vending and Markets

Airsled Adds Variable Speed Option To Its Vending Moving System

The FoodSpot BA1 Model, It’s a Micro Store!

USI’s Alpine Combi 3000, Smart Vending

Good Things Vending

JUXTA Introduces Autonomous Retail Stores

Nayax and Giift Solutions for Loyalty Space

Risks of 3rd Party Internet Access by OptConnect 

Southco Offers Innovations in Vending Security

How to Find New Markets to Grow Your Vending Business

This Smart Vending Platform Is Solving A Multibillion Dollar Problem

New Robotic Food Machines On-Campus at NKU

Add Age Verification To Vending Machines With VAV Box

Watchman Door Smart Locks Technology Provides Security And Control For Vending Machines Acquires SmartClaw App


Jetinno Offers The JL300 Coffee Vending Machine 

Reyeah’s Vape Vending Machines with Biometric Verification

Signifi – Smart Fridge with AI

Budz Vendor, An Automated Cannabis Vending

LinkitSoft, It’s Tech for Smart Vending

Azkoyen’s NEO Q, A Combination Coffee Machine and Water Fountain

The History Of Vending Machines

Morsl Transforms Workplace Eating Culture: Amazon and Beyond

Healthy Hustle: The Top 10 Healthy Snacks For Vending

Did You Know About ATM Operator Training Offered By ATMIA?

Salsa Queen Intros Freeze Dried Salsa On-The-Go, Just Add Water!

Benefits of an ATM Machine Business

Retailers Not Accepting Cash May Cut Customer Base

Top Benefits of Owning Outdoor ATMs

Chad Otsuji Generates Thousands of Dollars in Passive Income From Owning ATMs

Vistar Media, Digital Media Ads Help Increase Sales

CPI Announces The Launch of Paypod Compact

Camlock Offers ACS-100 Access Control System

Nayax POS For Office Coffee Service Machines

Linda Winstead Retires From AVS Companies

Check Out The PayPlus Credit Card Reader

Arcade Game Rooms in Non-Traditional Locations

Juan Jorquera Joins The Tech 2 Success Team


USI’s Mercato 4000 – A New Addition!

CPI Offers Simplifi Route Software, Saves Time And Money 

What Is Vend Delay and Why do you Need It?

Robotic Vending Machines Custom Engineered, by Fastcorp

Nayax’s MoMa 2.0 Advantages, A Mobile Management App for On-the-Go Use

DMVI’s M-Series, Expandable Modular Automated Retail Technology Systems

AXES, Cutting-Edge-Revenue Generating Solutions

Cantaloupe CEO Ravi Venkatesan Appointed to NAMA Board of Directors


Micro markets have proven to be valuable solutions for many foodservice facilities, allowing operators to provide convenience for consumers with minimal labor costs. These unattended stores, which feature open shelving and self-checkout kiosks, have been among the best-performing convenience service

Poppi, A Prebiotic Soda

As a vending operator, you know that your customers want more options, especially when it comes to beverage choices.  Even though most consumers still enjoy traditional soda, the reality is that some people are giving up soda, in favor of tea, fruit drinks, and flavored waters, due ingredients

Swyft, Driven by AI, Big Data, Machine Learning and Advanced Robotics

Empower consumers to see, shop and receive products immediately, through Swyft’s frictionless retail solutions, millions of consumers actively shop and billions have engaged with our brand and retail partners. All of Swyft’s retail automation solutions include integrated hardware, manage

The Evoke Cold Beverage 5W Elevator

With the latest in vending technology and the sleek stylings of Evoke merchandisers, the Evoke Cold Beverage 5W Elevator offers features that you cannot find anywhere else in the market. With up to 40 unique product selections and configurable trays, this merchandiser offers maximum product

Structural Concepts Grab N Go Smart Solutions

Bevi Grows ARR by over 50% and Debuts New Offerings

Liquid Ice, Next Generation Energy Drink Signs Exclusive Agreement With Ford Gum Carousel Line

Jetinno Innovative Technology For Commercial Coffee Equipment

Wall Mounted Touchscreen Vending Machines Transforming the Way We Snack! and OK Manufacturing Announce Joint Venture

PayRange Announces Mobile Payment Solution for Campground and RV Site Owners

Boxxtech, Automating The Sale Of Canned Cocktails

365 Launches MM6 Mini Self-Service Kiosk For Micro Market Applications

Reel In The Profits With Live Bait Vending Machines

Nayax Enables Prepaid Vending Solutions to Drive Customer Loyalty

Latest Innovation, The Electronic Sticker/Tattoo and Capsule Vending Machine!

Unlocking Convenience in the Age of Smart Vending Machines

How to Move a Vending Machine

Smart Zuply Solutions From Innovend

PayComplete Solutions For In-Person Transactions and Payments

Warehouse Efficiency Tools, Powered by LightSpeed Automation

Grow Your Micro Market Sales With Lighting For Impact

KioSoft Launches AVU Touch 17

My Cantine, The Smart Cafeteria

Xpresso Delight, Worlds Largest Coffee Service Franchise

Selfly Store’s Enhanced Customization and Efficiency

Streamline Your Business with SMART.Software

Cargo Van Partitions – Protect Yourself from Shifting Cargo

LAI Games Rolls Out Award-Wi

Cantaloupe Notes Rapid Growth of EMV-Enabled Vending Card Payments

PayRange’s Age-Restricted Vending With BluCheck

Benefits Of Using Cellular Routers For Kiosks

Lee’s Summit Man With Autism Runs A Successful Vending Business

Adapt Your Operation to Serve the Hybrid Workplace, by Cantaloupe

Grow Your Micro Market Sales With Lighting For Impact

SECOMind Delivers Comprehensive AI/IOT Turnkey Applications

Announcing The New VeeFriends Vending Machines

Mike Evans CookieBot, A Warm Cookie Vending Machine

365 Retail Markets Intros the MM6 Kiosk

EVA Publishes New Consumer Food and Beverage Report

Enhancing Convenience with Smart Vending Machines

Invenda Group Partners with Burroughs

Vending Machines vs Micro Markets

Evoke VT3 Refrigerated Food & Beverage Combo

Bake Xpress Custom Bakes Meals and Pastries

Greg’s Super Money Bags

DMVI’s Smart Vending Machine Solutions For Product Delivery

AI Add-On Brings Down Cost of Smart Coolers

USI’s Evoke Coffee Vending Machine

Due North Partners with 365 Retail Markets on New Stockwell Dual Temp

Vendors Exchange Has Rebranded to VE Solutions

Cantaloupe Collaborates With AWS To Drive More Innovation

5 Reasons Why You Should Start Using Prekitting, by Televend

Federal Machine’s VendRevv 36 Select

Mini Pinball Game- Part Vending, Part Pinball!

Refrigerated Merchandising Powerhouse Creates Solutions To Maximize Success

The Greenbox Robotics CBD Vending Machine

Baton, Locks and Security Products Since 1973 

Bevi Adds Electrolytes and More to Water Coolers

HABCO Commercial Refrigerators and Freezers

Fluid Truck, Rent Commercial Vehicles on Demand

Optimal Station, Custom Vending Automation

Goetze’s Adds Two Flavors!

Wall Mounted Vending Machines, by DMVI


Cantaloupe Intros Cantaloupe Go Solutions

PayRange Has Acquired Vagabond Technology

Cantaloupe Announces First Seed Software Expansion in Europe

Invenda Group Enhances Automated Retail With Adyen Partnership

Sodexo Canada Partners With UpMeals

5 Reasons Why You Should Start Using Prekitting, by Televend

Protect Your Micro Market And Stop Losses With Three Square Market Security Products

Bottoms Up! A Progressive and Innovative Vending Company

Smart Pizza Vending by API Tech North America

MONEXgroup, Innovative Pioneers for Unattended Payment Solutions

iVend Technology, For Micro Market Management

AAEON Smart Vending Kit, Upgrade Your Vending Machines

99 Spoons Launches Soft Serve Vending Machine

ChargeFUZE Innovative Stations

SweetRobo, Taste the Future

Why Microcoin Coin Validators?

Temperature Controlled Vehicles By Delivery Concepts, Inc.

Due North Brand, QBD, Awarded 2023 Energy Star Partner of the Year

365 Markets Expands in UK with Kafoodle

Azkoyen Receives NY Product Design Award For Vitro X1

Cantaloupe Expands its GlobalConnect Partnership with Bistro to Go!

Gimme’s Co-Founder Evan Jarecki Takes New Role As CEO

ChargeFUZE Innovative Stations

Smart Hot Food Vending, Botast Buy, Lease, Rent Vending Machines in Canada

Smart Vending Machines Custom Engineered, by Fastcorp

SJW Robotics – The World’s First Robotic Restaurant

SECOMind Delivers Comprehensive AI/IOT Turnkey Applications

AEM to Oversee Major Expansion of Cinergy Entertainment Group’s Midland, Texas Facility

Seed Driver App Makes Servicing Easier and Faster

Nova Market Available for Self-Serve Micro Market Checkout

Q-Tote, A Winning Solution For Pre-Kitting

LAI Games Relocates to a New Mega Warehouse

Super Coffee®

Upgrade Old Vending Machines And Offer Your Customers More Options

KICTeam Cleaning Cards

The latest innovation, The Keurig® K-2500® Coffee Maker for Office Coffee Service!

HABCO Refrigeration Merchandisers

365 Stockwell 2.0- Smart Store Cabinets, Better Convenience.

Essentially Organic Is Taking Business To The Next Level With Seed Platform

MediaNet by CPI, The Latest Technology In POS Digital Advertising 

USI’s Alpine Combi 3000, Smart Vend

PayRange Expands To Age-Restricted Vending With BluCheck

Speedy Eats Automated

My Cantine, The Smart Cafeteria

Lou, A Veteran Equipment Distributor Unfazed by Today’s Challenges

Need Custom Vending Machine? Check out DMVI!

Introducing The Just Baked Kiosk

USI Designs Micro Market for Space and Cost Savings

Refrigerated Merchandiser Giant, Due North, Reimagines Pet Food Retail

Yo-Kai Express Offers Ramen Noodles In 45 Seconds


Micron’s Smart Vending Technology With Robot Delivery 

USI Intros New Scan N Go Market!

Azkoyen USA Offers The Vitro S1 MIA

Boxxtech, Automating The Sale Of Canned Cocktails

Soap Station Prime Vending Machine, by KioSoft

How is North America Performing in The Vending Machine Market?

Grow Your Unattended Retail Business with Televend

Express Dry Cleaning Vending Machine

Redbox Technology Creators Unveil Versatile Autonomous Micro Market 

Bistro To Go! Self-Check Out Micro Markets

A GenZ Entrepreneur Made $119K In Vending Machine Sales

CoffeeB Develops Coffee Ball, a No-Capsule Coffee Pod


Wall Mounted Vending Machines, by DMVI

365 Retail Markets’ Seasonal Best Sellers

Steve Slagle, a 42-Year-Old, Has Ice Vending Side Hus

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