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Vending Machine Coin Mechanisms

I have always wondered how exactly the coin mechanism in vending machines work. I browsed around and found some information about it that might interest you. The coin mechanism is used for actuating the vending of a product from a machine upon the insertion of a predetermined

Tips For Starting a Vending Machine Business

Here are a few tips that will help you with starting your vending machine business: The item for sale can be crucial to the business but it can vary from different types of candy to gumballs. Product demand and profit margins are to be studied thoroughly for

Some History Of The Vending Machine

Here is some of the brief history of the vending machine that is quite interesting. In 215 BC, the ancient Greeks invented an urn and placed it in an Egyptian temple, which dispensed a certain amount of holy water. It is considered as the first vending machine

It’s A Great Time To Get Into The Vending Machine Business!

A vending machine business means making money! The vending machine business has an impressive 90% success rate. This is much better than the 85% failure rate of most small businesses. Think about the differences between a vending machine business and your average small business. Many businesses fail

Bulk Candy Vending Tips

We have a few tips below to help your bulk candy vending machine business be more profitable for you. 1.  Two of the easiest ways to boost sales is by cleaning your  vending machines each time you service them and by changing the product mix of your

Some History Of The Gumball Machine

Although there were vending machines for stick or block shaped gum as early as 1888, the first machines to carry actual gumballs were not seen until 1907 (more than likely released first by the Thomas Adams Gum Co. in the United States). Generally, a gumball machine consists of

History of Bulk Vending

Bulk vending dates back to as early as the late 19th century. Vending machines were used widely in Europe before they became very popular in the US. In the early 1880’s, the first commercial coin operated vender came out in London stocked with postcards. In 1888, the

Bulk Vending Information

Bulk candy machines are entirely mechanical machines that vend a handful of candy, a bouncy ball, or perhaps a capsule with a small toy or jewelry, for one or two coins. The items may be unsorted; in that case what the customer exactly gets is subject to

Mars Joins EPA….

In keeping with the “going green” movement, Mars Snackfood announced completion of a project that delivers methane gas from the city of Waco landfill to power the plant’s boilers.  There is enough available methane to cover approximately 60 percent of the Waco, TX plant’s total boiler fuel requirements over the

New vs. Used Vending Machines

Why should you purchase a brand new vending machine when you could buy a used one? Buying a new vending machine is infinitely better than settling for a used vending machine, regardless of price differences. For instance, when you purchase a new vending machine for sale at