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Single-Use Self-Serve Sleeve Covers

'Tap-Kins' Prevent Direct Contact with Self-Serve Equipment

— June 21, 2020 — Business
Self-service food and drink equipment is a mainstay part of the convenience store sector that has come into question in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, so the 'Tap-Kins' disposable sleeves have been created to help ensure cleanliness.

The single-use sleeves are designed to be fitted over the handle on self-service machines that dispense food or drink in order to eliminate direct contact with the common surface. This could work to prevent the spread of pathogens, while also providing peace-of-mind for consumers when picking up some of their favorite fare from their local corner store.

The 'Tap-Kins' disposable sleeves are intended to be held in a compact dispenser that can hold up to 300 sleeves at a time and can be customized with any logo.
Trend Themes
1. Single-use Self-serve Sleeve Covers - Expanding the use of customizable single-use sleeve covers in various industries such as restaurants, hospitals and airports could help to prevent the spread of pathogens and improve hygiene.
2. Touchless Food and Drink Dispensing Machines - Developing hands-free food and drink dispensing machines that eliminate the need for physical touch could become the future of self-service technology in the hospitality and retail sectors.
3. Smart Sanitizing Dispensers - Creating smart sanitizing dispensers that can detect when self-serve machines need to be cleaned and sanitized could improve hygiene standards and create a more sustainable solution for reducing unnecessary waste.
Industry Implications
1. Convenience Stores - Implementing single-use sleeve covers in convenience stores could help to reduce the spread of pathogens, and benefit businesses looking to gain consumers' trust in the post-COVID-19 world.
2. Hospitals - Using disposable sleeve covers on medical equipment could improve hygiene standards and reduce the transmission of infectious diseases in hospitals.
3. Airports - Installing touchless food and drink dispensing machines in airports could provide a safer and more hygienic experience for travelers.
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