A lot has changed over the course of the past year. It’s not always easy to see, but some of that change is for the better. And the future has potential. When it comes to healthy eating, the trend of healthy snacking options is only set to grow. And the healthy choice vending machine is set to play a huge role moving forward. Customers want healthy OPTIONS. Healthy living is far beyond a trend. For decades now, more and more consumers are looking for ways to eat healthily. And vending machines, historically, haven’t always filled that need. We’re used to … Continue reading “Are Healthy Choice Vending Machines The Future of Snacking?”
The old real estate adage — location, location, location — is as true for the placement of vending machines as it is for the housing market. Visibility is absolutely central to the success of your business! Let’s take a look at some of the most profitable places to put your vending machines and why they work. Offices Although more people are working at home now thanks to the pandemic, plenty of people are still heading into the office every day. There’s a lot of foot traffic as employees come into the office in the morning, leave in the evening, … Continue reading “Location, Location, Location: The Most Profitable Places to Put Your Vending Machine”
2020 has been a year unlike any other. And there are plenty of lessons to be gleaned from it. Entrepreneurs, including those in the healthy vending industry, can learn a lot by reflecting on 2020 and the way certain businesses weathered the storm or got swept away by it. Let’s take a closer look at just five of the big lessons we’ve gained during an unprecedented fiscal year: There’s no time like the present. If there’s one thing 2020 has taught us, it’s that there’s no use waiting around for things to happen. You just never know what … Continue reading “Closing Out 2020: Lessons Learned by Entrepreneurs”
A basic rule of any business model is to meet your consumer’s demands, especially as those demands change and evolve. In the world of healthy vending, you’re always trying to stock your machines in such a way that it provides the best possible products for your customers while also being a smart business decision. Now that the COVID-19 pandemic has adjusted our way of life – and demonstrated how vending machines continue to serve customers well through tough times – it may be time to adjust the way you think about your inventory. Let’s take a look at some … Continue reading “Best Practices to Manage Your Vending Machine’s Inventory”
It’s a New Year and a new decade — the perfect time to achieve your dream of becoming a successful entrepreneur. Whether your career goals are lofty, long-term aims, or more short-term achievements, you can follow a few simple tips to make sure that you reach the end that you’re looking for. Challenge Yourself As an entrepreneur, you thrive on challenges. So make sure that you don’t become complacent with what you’re doing. Staying on your toes with challenges is your way of maintaining your grit and tenacity — that’s the lifeblood of an entrepreneur. Plus, solving problems regularly … Continue reading “Tips to Achieve Your Career Goals in 2020”
We take for granted the fact that vending machines have always been around for us, and that they are always there for us when we need a snack or a drink. When’s the last time you thought about how vending machines came to be? Their history? It’s important to know, since it impacts the future! Plus, it’s also just pretty interesting to read about.