Instantaneous Cuisine

Vending machines move beyond snacks to provide more convenient indulgences

Implications - While eateries offer consumers a fun and social dining experience, time-strapped individuals too busy for leisurely activities are looking to more creative ways to make meals more convenient. Moving away from the traditional pre-packaged snacks, vending machines are turning to meal-based food options to offer on-the-go consumers diversified eating opportunities. The expansion of vending items to hot meals and fast food reflects a move toward more instantaneous forms of consumption.
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