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How to use 401k to Start Your Vending Business

How to use 401k to Start Your Vending Business

  We often hear scenarios where an aspiring or new entrepreneur may want to begin a vending business but only has his/her 401k assets to use as an initial investment.  We aren’t going to kid you, there are risks when using your retirement funds for...

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Determining Whether Your Snack is Healthy!

Determining Whether Your Snack is Healthy!

I have to admit, trying to ensure that a snack is healthy can be quite a daunting task!  I’ve read article after article on how to read nutritional labels and sometimes I’m still overwhelmed.   Did you know that there are over 50 names for sugar alone?  We...

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Over 50 Names for Sugar found on Labels

Over 50 Names for Sugar found on Labels

Label reading can be quite daunting especially when it comes to snack vending machines. Sugar is often a hidden ingredient on the labels in processed foods. Among other things, it enhances flavor, promotes browning and aids in preservation; however, the...

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Banning Junk Food on City Property? Trend or Not?

Banning Junk Food on City Property? Trend or Not?

Annual Sales in the Vending Industry are estimated somewhere between $19 and $29 billion.  Most of those sales come from junk food.  Some Cities are banning the sale of junk food in vending machines on city property.  One such city is San Francisco, CA. ...

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Does My Vending Machine Have to be ADA Compliant?

Does My Vending Machine Have to be ADA Compliant?

The revised Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) impacts vendors whose equipment does not meet the “upside down rule”.  The “upside down rule” basically asks if the building where your machine is located was to be turned upside down, would your vending...

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Things to Consider Before Starting a Vending Business

Things to Consider Before Starting a Vending Business

So you think you want to be your own boss and you feel that a vending business is the right way to go. Great, now the fun begins: With just a few machines, owning a vending route will only require part time effort. Typically, route owners schedule to...

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Do You Need Tech Support For Your Vending Machine?

Do You Need Tech Support For Your Vending Machine?

Is there a problem with the vending machine that you purchased from us? We understand that a broken vending machine is frustrating and you lose money when your machine isn’t working. It can be concerning when you buy a new vending machine for sale and...

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Healthy Vending Choices for Kids & Parents

Healthy Vending Choices for Kids & Parents

  Let’s face it! We can’t go a week without a broadcast mentioning Obesity or some obesity-related health concern. In our article Why The Rise In Healthy Vending, we identified that 1/3 of Americans are obese. The first “line of defense” in the lives of...

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Finding Locations for Healthy Vending Machines

Finding Locations for Healthy Vending Machines

Healthy snacks are in, and are here to stay whether you like them or not. With this new reality, healthy vending machines are on the rise also because consumers are looking for better options. Vending companies such as HealthyYOU, Human Healthy Vending,...

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