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Mexican Coke Bottler Deploys Mobile Payment And Marketing Platform
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Bepensa Bebidas has deployed a cloud-based mobile payment and marketing platform provided by a company called Mozido. Initial services include mobile top-up and bill pay for consumers...
Author: Emily Jed

Bill Short Dies At 78; Veteran Operator Led Mid-America Association
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Bill Short got started in vending as a design engineer with National Vendors in 1954, two years before its acquisition by Universal Match Corp. He served with National for a quarter of a century. In 1978, he and his late wife Betty launched a full-line vending operation, Office Refreshment Service...
Author: Tim Sanford

L'Oreal Installs Touchscreen Cosmetics Vender In NYC Subway
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
L'Oréal is bringing the beauty counter to straphangers by way of an interactive makeup vending machine located at the 42nd Street-Bryant Park station in New York City...
Author: Emily Jed

San Francisco Supervisor Proposes Soda Tax
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Scott Wiener estimates that a 2¢-an-ounce tax on sugar-sweetened beverages would generate an estimated $31 million annually that could be used to fund recreation and nutrition programs...
Author: Emily Jed

National Federation of the Blind and NAMA: Building on Their Advocacy Work Together
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
National Automatic Merchandising Association senior vice-president of government affairs Eric Dell visits the National Federation for the Blind headquarters to expand the advocacy relationship with the NFB and blind vendors [press release]
Author: NAMA Press Release

Brooklyn Family Files $85 Million Wrongful Death Suit Against Red Bull
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Family of man who had fatal heart attack after drinking Red Bull files wrongful death suit against the energy drink maker...
Author: Emily Jed

Crane Co.'s Merchandising Systems Division Sees Sales Dip 9.6% In 2013 Third Quarter
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Sales in Crane Co.'s vending machine and payment solutions divisions fell 9.6% to $83.6 million in the 2013 third quarter from $92.5 million a year earlier...
Author: Emily Jed

D.C. Mayor Proposes Foam Food Container Ban
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Gray submitted his proposal to the D.C. Council as part of a package of bills to protect the environment and support healthy lifestyles...
Author: Emily Jed

Federal Circuit Upholds Decision To Reject Book Vending Patent Appeal
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
U.S. Appeals Court Federal Circuit agrees with appeals board decision to invalidate patent claims by inventor of book vending machine that prints and binds books on demand...
Author: Emily Jed

Hair Extension Vender Brings Salons New Revenue Stream, Controls Inventory
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
The Mane Vendor acts as a full-time salesperson, dispensing hair, tracking inventory and sales, and alerting the owner by text when inventory is running low...
Author: Emily Jed

Taxi Soda Vender Inventor Sues 'Copycat' Competitor
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
U.S.A. Vendicab Corp. sues competitor for unauthorized use of its taxicab vending machine technology and stealing its trade secrets...
Author: Emily Jed

USConnect To Purchase 50,000 USAT ePorts Over Next Five Years
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Nationwide network of vending and foodservice companies makes largest ever purchase committment in USAT's history...
Author: Emily Jed

HealthVend Broadens Vending's Access To Better-For-You Items
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 10, October 2013
Three young distribution entrepreneurs noticed that the fast-growing variety of better-for-you snacks and beverages appearing on store shelves was not flowing through the vending pipeline. They responded by establishing a product distribution center that would meet the increasing demand by operators for items of this kind...
Author: Emily Jed

MasterCard Certifies OTI's Wave NFC Smartphone And Tablet Peripheral
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
On Track Innovations Ltd. reports that it has received official certification to use MasterCard's Mobile MasterCard Paypass-M/Chip 4 technology in its Wave device, an add-on for smartphones, tablets and PCs that enables them to be used as NFC transceivers...
Author: Tim Sanford

Multi-max Pacts Spindle For K-Cup Vending Machine's Mobile Payment System
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Spindle will integrate its MeNetwork mobile commerce technology into Multi-max's K-Cup venders. The MeNetwork solution will incorporate all card-based payment acceptance services. Cardis USA also will participate in the accord...
Author: Tim Sanford

Crane Merchandising Systems' Streamware Update Supports 2-Tier Pricing Accountability
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
New features and enhancements for the Streamware vending management system, VendMax, include support for two-tiered pricing accountability in financial reports and sales tax definitions...
Author: Tim Sanford

NY Court To Hear Bloomberg's Soda Ban Appeal
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
The New York Court of Appeals agreed on Oct. 17 to hear Mayor Michael Bloomberg's appeal of a ruling striking down a ban on large sugary drinks in the Big Apple...
Author: Emily Jed

VendNext Will Reveal Its New Product In Spring; Operators Can Join Waitlist
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Paresh Patel's latest startup will reveal its mystery product in the early spring at the NAMA OneShow in Chicago. The company has created a waitlist for operators who want first dibs at purchasing it...
Author: Emily Jed

365 Retail Markets Tests Integrated LightSpeed FastTrack Interface
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
The micromarket company plans to conclude the beta test with LightSpeed at the end of October, and to release the final version of the SmartHQ-FastTrack interface to market in November...
Author: Tim Sanford

Coca-Cola 2013 Q3 Profit Climbs On Improved North American Sales
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Brisker sales for Coca-Cola's still beverages in North America offset declining consumption of carbonated soft drinks in the third quarter. Coke's net income climbed 6% to $2.45 billion, or 54¢ a share...
Author: Emily Jed

Do Planograms Benefit Micromarkets? 365 Says They Can
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Location-specific sales analysis is as valuable to micromarket operators as it is to any other retailer, according to 365 Retail Markets. Operators must contend with "an overwhelming amount of information" on consumer preferences, 365 noted...
Author: Tim Sanford

Microtronic US Adds Barcode Card To Micromarket Payment Options
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
The very wide range of payment choices permits Microtronic operators to enable their customers to use the same payment medium at the location's vending machines and the micromarket...
Author: Tim Sanford

PepsiCo's Snack Gains Offset Beverage Weakness In 2013 Q3
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Frito-Lay helped drive PepsiCo's North American snack sales up 7%. In Latin America, snack sales rose 14%. Overall, PepsiCo Americas Foods saw organic volume growth of 3% and pricing growth of 5%...
Author: Emily Jed

Former Coke Bottler Sells Memorabilia Through Online Auction; Bids Begin Oct. 24
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
The Scott family, the original and only owners of the Coca-Cola bottling plant in Biscoe, NC, are selling at a public online auction Coca-Cola memorabilia, collectibles, equipment and real estate associated with their former business. Items, including vending machines, are said to be "museum-quality"...
Author: Emily Jed

SunDun's Durnbaugh Testifies At DC City Council Health Rule Hearing
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 11, November 2013
Vending operator David Durnbaugh testifies at a hearing conducted by the Washington, DC, City Council with regard to its Workplace Wellness Act of 2013. This measure would restrict the items permitted in vending machines...
Author: Tim Sanford

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