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Vending Ubiquity (UPDATE)

On-demand retail to increase customer independence

Implications - Vending machines are no longer limited to selling snack foods and beverages; some now offer products that, in the past, were only available in grocery or department stores. The rise of vended retail reflects a consumer desire for convenience, including 24/7 accessibility to everything from food to apparel.
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9 Featured, 44 Examples:
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Date Range:
Jan 09 — Oct 09
Trending:
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Featured Examples

Boutique Vending Machines
Boutique Vending Machines
‘U*tique' Upscale Automated Retail Shopping
U*tique is an interactive, touch-sensitive, automated luxury store for “life’s little emergencies and indulgences.” The shops offer an assortment of luxury and personal-care items and have made their debut… MORE
Street Artist Stencils
Street Artist Stencils
iBanksyMachine Lets Everyday People Become Famous Artists
Have you ever wanted to instantly become a famous street artist like Banksy? Well, with the iBanksyMachine, you can pretend to be. The vending machine sells stencil kits of some of Banksy’s most popular… MORE
Free Products On Demand
Free Products On Demand
Boobox Vending Machine Spews Out Free Samples
We’ve seen vending machines that give dispense goods if you watch a 30 second commercial, but now there’s a model for vending machines that give you goodies for free, without having to sit through any… MORE
Vending Machine Boutiques
Vending Machine Boutiques
Mobil-Tee-Vending May be the Next Clothing Retail Channel
If you have some funky, self-made t-shirts to sell, but not enough funds to open a store, let me introduce you to Mobil-Tee-Vending. Available for purchase or lease, the Mobil-Tee-Vending machines are… MORE
Denim Vending Machines
Denim Vending Machines
Buying Designer Jeans Just Got As Easy As Buying a Soda
Closed, a Hamburg-based jeans brand, has just presented their first vending machine for jeans in Florence, Italy. The idea is to place these vending machines at airports and train stations so that travelers… MORE
Farm Fresh Vending
Farm Fresh Vending
German Man Expedites Feeding Process via Regiomat Vending Machine
Peter-und-Paul-Hof got tired of selling his products to large supermarkets for low prices. He wanted to sell his home-grown product straight to the people, without the corporate middle man. The solution… MORE
play_circle_filled Pizza Vending
Pizza Vending
The ‘Let's Pizza' Machine Makes Dough and All in Just 3 Mins
Three minutes for a fresh pizza? Where do I get one of these? Claudio Torghele invented the “Let’s Pizza” machine, which makes pizza from scratch at your command. Torghele is officially at the top of… MORE
Bikini Vending Machines
Bikini Vending Machines
Quicksilver Teams with Andre Balazs for Hotel Pool Convenience
Quicksilver is teaming up with the Standard Hotel for a vending machine that I love. The vending machines will offer up vintage patterned board shorts and bikinis. What’s more? The vending machines will… MORE
Vending Machines for Books
Vending Machines for Books
Novel Idea Dispenses Literature Via Touchscreen
I predict that just about anything will be put into a vending machine within the next 10 years. This literature vending machine just goes to show it. Just when you realize you’re about to take a 5 hour… MORE

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