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Smart Vending

Vending retail becomes more sophisticated for consumer allure

Implications - Though simple in concept, vending retail is becoming more capable and sophisticated through advances in technology. Through smart features such as data collection or heightened customization, new forms of vended retail are able to delight consumers while remaining efficient. This shift demonstrates a consumer willingness to entrust more complex tasks to technology, and the associated brands.
Workshop Question — How can your brand provide a tech-focused aspect of convenience to your consumers?
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Intelligent Vending Machines
Intelligent Vending Machines
Coca-Cola's AI Vending Machine Brings Joy to Purchasing a Drink
Coca-Cola’s AI vending machines aim to pioneer a new generation of intelligent technology. The popular drink brand is diverting from colorful touchscreens into something a little more... MORE
Vegan Meal Vending Machines
Vegan Meal Vending Machines
leCupboard Offers a Healthy, Plant-Based Vending Machine for Food
On top of opening a storefront location in San Francisco that will make plant-based meals available to the masses, leCupboard is a food start-up that also has plans to reinvent the vending machine... MORE
On-Demand Coffee Coolers
On-Demand Coffee Coolers
'Apex Anywhere' is a Vending Machine That Produces Custom Coffee Orders
While many restaurants will let you place your order ahead of time, Apex AnyWhere makes it easier for customers to pick up custom orders anytime with its ingenious temperature-regulated coffee... MORE
Customizable Pizza Kiosks
Customizable Pizza Kiosks
NXT Pizza's Food Kiosk Lets Foodies Personalize Their Order
NXT Pizza’s food kiosks let users customize their pizza order in seconds. These pizza vending machines are not only easily personalized—consisting of four delicious flavors and various... MORE
play_circle_filled Luxury Vehicle Vending Machines
Luxury Vehicle Vending Machines
Singapore Has Designed a 15 Story Vehicle 'Vending Machine'
Autobahn Motors has introduced a luxury vehicle vending machine in Singapore which actually dispenses high-end cars to those looking to buy. The ‘vending machine,’ which acts as a... MORE
play_circle_filled Cat-Shaped Car Dispensers
Cat-Shaped Car Dispensers
Tmall's Super Test-Drive Involves a Car-Dispensing Machine
With the aim of making the act of ““buying cars as easy as buying a can of Coke,” Alibaba’s Tmall created the Super Test-Drive. The ecommerce giant has plans to open cat-shaped... MORE

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