QUICK LINKS: Micromarkets  |

VT Classifieds

|

Buy a Classified Ad

|

Editorial Calendars

|

Circulation Data

|

Downloads

|

Bookstore

|

Operators Date Book

Search:  Follow VendingTimes on Twitter 

Bookmark this site



 
Issue Date: Vol. 52, No. 10, October 2012, Posted On: 10/8/2012


Penn. High Schoolers To Operate CRH Catering Vending Machines


Emily Jed
Emily@vendingtimes.net
TAGS: vending, vending machine, school vending program, Chambersburg Area Senior High School, healthy vending, CRH Catering Co. Inc., principal Buddy Chapel

CHAMBERSBURG, PA -- Students at Chambersburg Area Senior High School here will soon get a hands-on introduction to vending by operating 40 of their own machines. These will be installed by CRH Catering Co. Inc. of Connellsville, PA, according to the local Public Opinion News.

Students will be responsible for ordering product, merchandising the machines, and keeping the equipment and areas around it clean.

Along with sodas, candies and crackers, the machines will be stocked with better-for-you alternatives.

Chambersburg high school principal Buddy Chapel described the venture as a "real-world experience" for students and said the idea came from his previous school, where vending machines were run by the PTA. The school board approved the plan on Sept. 12 by a 9-0 vote.

Chapel said machines will be placed throughout the building, but not near the cafeteria. They will be disabled during the 90-minute lunch period so as not to compete with the cafeteria.


Topic: Vending Features

Articles:
  • Crane Merchandising Systems Introduces Fit Pick-Branded Merchant Media Machine
  • New York's Servomation Deploys VendScreen Devices, Improving Customer Experiences At Machines
  • Cantaloupe Systems and Isis Team Up for 'Buy-Three-Get-One-Free' On Cashless-Enabled Vending Machines
  • Crane Merchandising Systems Announces Availability of MEI Integrated Bill Validators on Media Machines
  • Crane Payment Innovations and Crane Merchandising Systems Announce Vision For Vending Management

Copyright © 2014 Vending Times Inc. All rights reserved. 
P: (516) 442-1850 | F: (516) 442-1849 | subscriptions@vendingtimes.net
55 Maple Ave. - Ste. 304, Rockville Centre, NY 11570