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VendMedic – Parts, Repair Service And Support

With the covid virus forcing more operators to either retrofit or repair machines to meet today’s needs, operators are groping to find sources for those services. One such company helping operators in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware is VendMedic. Having vending machines, parts

Cash & Cashless Pool Game Payment Solution

BarZcash is an innovative company with over 38 years of experience in the billiards Industry. Headquartered in Bristol, PA, just a few miles away from where our American-made cashless game payment product is manufactured. The owners and founders of BarZcash have seen

GMBOS, A GM Global Vending Solution

Today GMBOS is the leading multi-brand telemetry application for vending recognized in the sector as the most advanced, universal, complete, intuitive and functional. In addition, GMBOS is an application constantly updated with the incorporation of the latest advances in tec

OptConnect Acquires Premier Wireless Solutions

OptConnect, a longtime leader in managed wireless services, today announced it has acquired Silicon Valley-based Premier Wireless Solutions (“PWS”), a leading IoT network solutions provider who is a top-tier partner with the world’s most sophisticated IoT hardware and wireless providers. 

Bravilor Office Coffee Brewers

The espresso machines from the Illinois based company Bravilor Bonamat use freshly grinded beans to prepare espresso and specialty drinks. Service and maintenance are easy to perform and state of the art materials were used; the professional grinder and the unique brewer ensure quality results time


MYX Smart Drink Kiosk is your all-in-one hydration solution. Using your existing water line, MYX provides still, sparkling, and flavored water that will never run out. Always filtered to give the best tasting drink. If your machine needs servicing our technicians are automatically notified and

Everytable Smart Fridge, Southern Cal

The Everytable SmartFridge, the refrigerated merchandisers that provide 24/7 access to fresh, chef-prepared meals in offices and breakrooms across Southern California.  In 2013 Sam Polk, a former hedge fund trader, founded a nonprofit called Feast (originally called Groceryships) to a

World Yums! Smart Vending Machines

​​​Geomative Inc. D.B.A Associated Vending Service (AVS) has been rethinking the possibilities of retailing. They presently own and operate World Yums! World Yums! provides vending machines across the states, with the industry leading operation planning, advanced payment options

Byte Technology for Vending and OCS

Byte Technology unattended kiosks are purposely built to unlock the multi billion dollar opportunity of food service to smaller offices. Serve locations of any size, sell an array of fresh product, and maximize the revenue potential of your existing locations. Clients are demanding healthier, fresher

Why Castles Technology?

Castles Technology Co., Ltd positions itself as a professional leading manufacturer in the payment industry. Since its inception in 1993, Castles has been the leading global provider of state of the art payment solutions for financial, retail, hospitality and transportation sectors.

NuMind Solutions Builds Bitcoin ATM Routes in USA

NuMind Solutions, the industry leader for building custom ATM routes, announced they are now offering new investors help in building their new BITCOIN ATM BUSINESS in USA, by creating a custom route of Bitcoin ATM machines in a specific area or city of choice.

LAI Games Finishes Strong at IAAPA

LAI Games reports a fantastic showing in Orlando, Florida last week at the IAAPA Expo. Their high-end 5D racing simulator, Asphalt 9 Legends Arcade, was the hands-down hit of the expo, with many attendees calling it their choice for Best in Show. The company reports a huge number of sales won

Ice House America Revolutionizes Ice Vending

Jacksonville, FL – Ice House America is pleased to announce the launch of the Ice Merchant, a revolutionary cloud-controlled retail ice vending machine. The Ice Merchant is designed for the convenience ice market, providing on-demand ice and water to customers 24/7, and giving small business

Parkonect, Trailblazing Parking Technology

The transportation industry is always, well, moving. Rather than going along for the ride or playing catch-up, we prefer to pave the way. Born in the Cloud – Parkonect is one of the only parking technology systems that is truly born in the cloud. While others are trying to convert their legacy

Innovative FOTO, Custom Photo Booths

Innovative FOTO, one of the largest manufacturer and operator of today’s most innovative photo booths. Every Innovative FOTO photo booth is built to order and assembled by skilled craftsmen in Salem, New Hampshire, Production Facility. Product Line – From traditional strips to digitally 

WIB Smart Store Solutions

Warehouse in a Box (WIB) offers Multi-Patented store solutions to help you grow your business. These WIB Smart Stores are manufactured with many facetted features having multiple benefits: Easy replenishment – All of these smart vending machine solutions are designed to be replenished in the

Audrey’s Chia Cookies Are Better For You!

With more consumers reaching for cookies than ever before as their ‘go-to snack’, they also want healthy cookies that are not high in calories and don’t contain a lot of artificial ingredients.  Thanks to Audrey’s Chia Cookies, consumers who want to enjoy 

Liquid Ice, Next Generation Energy Drink

Who Are We? Liquid Ice Energy has been in business for 17 years. Produced in the USA and distributed in over 40 states through participating Anheuser-Busch, MillerCoors, independent PepsiCo, and Coca-Cola distributors. It is available throughout the United States with our online division via Amazon


Performance Food Group Co. announced yesterday that it will acquire Core-Mark Holding Co. Inc. in a stock and cash deal valued at $2.5 billion, creating a best-in-class convenience business within PFG’s Vistar segment that will include the Core-Mark and Eby-Brown businesses.

All Star Services Partners With The Community Foundation

The Community Foundation is proud to work with All Star Services to open a corporate donor advised fund. “When our family company was ready to pursue help with our corporate giving, I knew the Community Foundation was the perfect partner for us,” said All Star Services President

Digital Centre Celebrates with IAAPA Show Special

Digital Centre celebrates its 25th anniversary in an IAAPA Show Special, where it will fascinate visitors with great surprises and new products inspired by this New Era. With all this Digital Centre (DC) hopes to let’s put on a great Show again and demonstrate once again that inspiration has no

Deli Foods for Vending, Wholesale Sandwich Suppliers

Wholesale DELI FOOD PRODUCTS Companies and Sandwiches for your vending machines and micro markets. These companies sell deli products and deli sandwiches.

Employee Prepaid Cards For Vending

VendMetrics now offers employee cards offer an additional form of payment in vending machines. As the name suggests, they are an excellent option for offices and workplaces. Cashless payments with RFID contactless cards allow for quick and convenient purchases at vending machines.

The Evoke Elevator Merchandiser

U-Select-It offers The Evoke Elevator merchandiser, which brings together the latest in vending technology, enhanced merchandising and attractive styling. With up to 60 selections (standard configuration is up to 50 selections with five trays of ten selections per tray), along with a soft elevator

Fresh Baked Pizza in 3 Minutes!

Introducing Let’s Pizza™, the fresh baked pizza vending machine! Let’s Pizza™ has cracked the technology that serves you freshly baked pizza, made to order, in under 3 minutes. Our innovative Let’s Pizza™ vending machine, the first of its kind, mixes a fresh batch of dough with each order

LAI Games expands with an investment in its people.

LAI Games recently announced a wide range of promotions across the company, including 3 senior level customer-facing roles: Allison Timberlake to Senior Marketing Manager, Paul Jennings to Operations Director, and Tabor Carlton to Vice President of Marketing. The company continues to invest in its

Re-Introducing: Naked Bar’s Chocolate Protein Bars

Protein bars were once consumed by active people on the way to or from their next workouts, but over the years they’ve become a go-to source of protein for people living busy lives.  Low In Calories, High In Protein  With Naked Bar chocolate protein bars, consumers have an all-natural

Original Greeting Cards for Vending & Micro Markets!

New Mexico painter and publisher Lori Faye Bock has been delighting individuals who love animals, both young and old, with her original paintings in her galleries located in New Mexico and Arizona. These specialty greeting cards are created from original artwork by Lori Faye Boch,

Discount Coffee Offers Wholesale Prices On Coffee

Are you searching for wholesale coffee, creamer, and supplies for your office coffee service customers, or micro-market? If so, Discount offers the supplies that you need at discounted wholesale prices. With Discount Coffee, you can consistently keep your office coffee

Daily Crunch Mixed Nut Mini Bags

Introducing Daily Crunch mixed nut mini bags for vending. These 1.5-ounce mini bags are antioxidant-rich, uniquely crunchy, and they are one of the best new snacks that consumers are turning to when they want an ideal combination of sweet/salty without jeopardizing

Vagabond Accepting Pre-Orders for new vīv Credit Card Reader

Washington, DC, November 3rd, 2021 – Vagabond, a leader in modernizing the vending industry, announced the release of its vīv Reader, a credit card reader supporting swipe, dip, tap cashless payment methods with its award-winning vīv mobile touchless technology built directly into the

HABCO Refrigeration Merchandisers

HABCO MANUFACTURING is pleased to announce that they are now an approved vendor for Foodbuy! “With an exceptional array of Health Lock enabled coolers and freezers, as well as an extensive line-up of pharmaceutical grade and food service refrigeration, we are well positioned to

Make a Pit Stop at the Asphalt 9 IAAPA Press Conference

LAI Games will hold a press conference at IAAPA officially introducing the new premium racing simulator, Asphalt 9 Legends Arcade, to the industry. The press conference will be held Wednesday, November 17th at 11:40am in the IAAPA Press Booth, #3040. The company will explain what sets Asphalt 9

Celsius Is Luring New Customers

Despite the pandemic and fierce competition from Red Bull and Monster, the company expects record sales of its functional beverage this year after posting a 74% jump in 2020. As the reaches of the pandemic infiltrated the CPG space in 2020, John Fieldly, CEO of Celsius Holdings, watched

Naturals2Go Partners with Meals from The Heartland

Naturals2Go, a division of VendTech International and a leader in the healthy snack and beverage vending industry, recently partnered with Meals from the Heartland, to produce and donate 27,500 meals for children in need. During their corporate conference, Naturals2Go team members worked with

Azkoyen’s 75th Anniversary

Azkoyen Group celebrated its 75th anniversary at an event held at its factory in Peralta (Navarra). The attendees enjoyed a guided tour of the premises and the museum, where they were able to see at first hand each of the machines and solutions that have been a part of the company’s history.

Upgrade Old Vending Machines And Offer Your Customers More Options

Sadly, many vending machines on the market today can’t be classified as ‘high-tech’ because they are older machines that only accept coins, cash and offer consumers few options.  Thanks to Cleveland OH-based Vendors Exchange International, operators can now upgrade their

Custom “Mini Store” Vending Machine, By DMVI

Are you searching for vending machines that have a larger format, so that you can offer your customers more per location?   Thanks to the Santa Rosa, CA-based Digital Media Vending International, LLC, there’s a new vending machine on the market today that offers consumers

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 our technology

How to Start a Vending Machine Business in 5 Simple Steps, by Betson

Whether you’ve run a business for years or you’re just starting, there is no shortage of ways you can rake in some extra cash these days. One of the most lucrative ways to make money is to start your own vending machine business. If you’ve considered having vending machine

Betson Returns to IAAPA with Slate of Equipment

Betson Enterprises returns to IAAPA with a slate of Raw Thrills games, including popular new titles such as the epic, action-packed card-collecting game Minecraft Dungeons Arcade the cinematic VR adventure King Kong of Skull Island™ VR. Other Raw Thrills favorites will also be displayed 

COTI, The Coffee Vending Machine

Crane Payment Innovations (CPI), a Crane Co. Company, announced COTI the freestanding coffee vending machine to the North American market. COTI is one of the first products released since the merging of CPI and Crane Merchandising Systems in June 2020. COTI launched to the European market in 2015, 

Healthy Smart Mart by Bill Way

Micro markets are unattended “serve yourself” retail environments that enable employers to offer a variety of fresh and healthy food options to their employees. The consumers can review products both on shelves and in open coolers which allows them to pick products up, review nutritional

High Tech Micro Bakeries Offer Artisan Vending Food

Bake Xpress Robotic Micro-Bakeries: The High-Technology Future of Food Vending. Bake Xpress micro-bakeries by Le Bread Xpress are the only vending solution on the market to offer a wide menu of artisan food fresh-baked to order including sweet pastries and savory meals like calzones, sandwiches

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. Our Italian-made, hot food vending machines dispense piping-hot, healthy, delicious meals in 1-4 minutes. International Gourmet Meals Quick Hot Healthy Food Smart Automated

Betson Completes Large Game Room Installation

The Betson Distribution team recently finished a 30-piece game room install at the Kokomo, Indiana Gravity Trampoline Park as part of a new remodel.  Betson Midwest Game Sales Consultant, Brian Conway, provided Gravity Trampoline Park with game and layout recommendations to

ACE 2021 Rocked It!

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – The Embassy Suites at Kingston Plantation was the site for the Atlantic Coast Exposition (ACE) where operators and suppliers from across the US gathered to take part in educational sessions and to see and show new products and equipment. The theme: “ROCK OF ACEs” gave at

Mondelēz Debuts New Vegan Cadbury Bar

Mondelēz International recently announced its plans to release a new plant-based Cadbury bar in the UK.  The bar will be available in two flavors: smooth chocolate and smooth chocolate with salted caramel pieces. Cadbury has replaced the milk with an almond paste which

Daily Crunch Mixed Nut Mini Bags

Introducing Daily Crunch mixed nut mini bags for vending. These 1.5-ounce mini bags are antioxidant-rich, uniquely crunchy, and they are one of the best new snacks that consumers are turning to when they want an ideal combination of sweet/salty without jeopardizing their 

PigOut – Pigless Pork Rind Snacks, 1oz

Pigless Pork Rinds? Yes, Outstanding Foods has created PigOut, a tasty pigless pork rind snack, now offered in a 1 ounce size for single serving pleasure.  The only difference between traditional pork rinds, vs. PigOut’s pork rinds, is that these snacks are made from 

FitAid Zero, The Clean Energy Drink

Are you searching for a new energy drink to offer your vending or micro-market customers? If so, why not consider offering them FitAid Zero?   Unlike some energy drinks on the market today that are full of sugar and corn syrup, FitAid Zero has just seven grams of sugar and 40 calories per


The vending technologies and self-service systems sector, which is trying to meet the rising demand, is getting ready to come together second time at VENDEX TURKEY, the only fair of the sector in Turkey.   The heart of the industry will beat in Istanbul with VENDEX TURKEY

First Stop: LAI Games and the Best Value in VR

Dallas, October , 2021 – LAI Games Booth #1000 is set to be the first stop on IAAPA’s Trade Show Floor Tour: Virtual Reality Suppliers. The company will showcase their award-winning attraction Virtual Rabbids: The Big Ride, the game that proved unattended VR was not only possible,