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Impact Of Rising Shipping Costs Will Likely Reach Vending Supplies Soon
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 10, October 2010
Sources inside and outside the industry are saying bulk vendors might do well to brace for higher prices of capsuled merchandise. "Freight costs are skyrocketing," warns one major supplier...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

A&A Ships Advance Sticker Venders From East Coast
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 11, November 2010
To help save operators money on freight, A&A Global Industries is now manufacturing and shipping Advance Model sticker machines from its East Coast base...
Author: Nick Montano

Bulk Vending Imports Could See Price Hike As Congress Gets Tough On China
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 10, October 2010
The House approved legislation that allows the U.S. to seek trade sanctions against China and other nations for manipulating their currency to gain unfair trade advantages...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

Glow Machine-BVL Liaison Brings Bowling Fun To Service Personnel
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 10, October 2010
Glow Machine's one-year-old partnership with Bowlers to Veterans Link widens recreational opportunities for U.S. military personnel...
Author: Tim Sanford

Bulk Vending Takes Center Stage At Button Museum
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 10, October 2010
Busy Beaver Button Co. opens museum in Chicago to celebrate the button's role in history, pop culture and bulk vending...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

Facebook Gaming Environment Broadens Bulk Vending's Sqwishland Reach
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 10, October 2010
Sqwishland LLC appoints SunGame Corp. to develop a Facebook environment for its online videogame associated with Brand Vending's popular bulk squishy toys...
Author: by Staff Reporter

Bulk Vending Shipments Escape China's Monster Traffic Jam
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 9, September 2010
The record-breaking, 60-mile long traffic jam that clogged a major expressway in China for more than a week, had little or no impact on bulk vending supply chains...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

L.M. Becker Closes Doors, Holds Weeklong Online Clearance Sale
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 8, August 2010
L.M. Becker & Co. Inc. is going out of business after nearly seven decades in the bulk vending industry...
Author: Nick Montano

Hood Hound Figurines For Vending Are Back
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 7, July 2010
Hood A&A Global Industries has announced a licensing agreement that gives the vending supplier the right to manufacture and distribute Hood Hounds figurines...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

VSi Introduces Bajito Onda Authentic Urban Art Tats
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 7, July 2010
Now available from VSi is a licensed temporary tattoo series featuring authentic urban art hand-drawn by members of Bajito Onda...
Author: Tim Sanford

A&A Offers Sticky Critters Mix, Adds Flat Lines For Summer
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 7, July 2010
To mark the arrival of the summer solstice and the enhanced leisure-time it portends, A&A Global Industries has launched a hybrid bulk toy line and several flat series...
Author: Tim Sanford

Allstar Unveils Pop-Culture-Themed Flat Items, Stretchable Bulk Line
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 7, July 2010
The bulk supplier is introducing two lines of temporary tattoos themed to major popular music genres and a novel vending fashion accessory line…
Author: Nick Montano

HOW NOW? Veteran Bulk Vendors Imagine Launching A Business Today
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 7, July 2010
Imagine your first day as a bulk vending operator. You have one machine and a few boxes of product in the back of your car. What is your first stop in trying to place the machine? Veteran operators who have been around the block a few times tell VT how they’d plunge back in…
Author: Hank Schlesinger

Bulk Vending Show To Collocate With 2011 Amusement Expo
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 7, July 2010
The National Bulk Vendors Association said it plans to collocate its 61st annual trade show and convention with 2011 Amusement Expo in Las Vegas in March...
Author: by Staff Reporter

L.M. Becker Completes Transition To Online Sales
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 7, July 2010
Product supplier L.M. Becker & Co. has shifted all sales activities to the Internet. Moving its "online storefront to the forefront," the company no longer is taking orders by telephone...
Author: Tim Sanford

Allstar Kicks Off Social Media Campaign
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 6, June 2010
Allstar Vending is rolling out an aggressive Internet marketing and social media program. Facebook, Twitter and YouTube will help deliver the bulk vending supplier's messages...
Author: Nick Montano

One Stop Fun Shoppe Finds Favor In FECs, Malls And Bowling Centers
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 6, June 2010
OK Manufacturing's One Stop Fun Shoppe isn't for every location. However, for the growing number of sites where the unit fits the bill, it provides a one-of-a-kind modular solution...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

Gacha Appoints Ford Gum Exclusive U.S. Bulk Vending Distributor
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 6, June 2010
Gacha International has appointed Ford Gum & Machine Co. Inc. the exclusive distributor of its Gacha bulk vending machines and capsuled merchandise in the United States...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

Brand's Sqwishland Beta Site Goes Live June 1
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 6, June 2010
Brand Vending Products reports that a free beta test version of its Sqwishland online game will go live on June 1. Sqwishland features characters made familiar to kids by Brand's capsuled squishy toys…
Author: by Staff Reporter

CPSC Hits Retail With Another Cadmium-Related Recall, Tightens Control At Borders
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 6, June 2010
The retail industry has been hit with another recall of toy fashion accessories containing "unhealthy" levels of cadmium. Separately, the CPSC is teaming up with a division of Homeland Security to protect consumer health and safety at America's borders...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

Northwestern Debuts Side-By-Side Coin Mech For Model 60 Bulk Vender
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 6, June 2010
Northwestern Northwestern’s Richard Bolen went back to the drawing board to redesign the coin mech for his company’s popular Model 60 bulk vender. The new coin mech features all of the quality of a Northwestern mech plus intuitive side-by-side configuration for customer ease of use...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

Beyond Basic Machine Heads
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 5, May 2010
New skills, steady nerves and factory support help a traditional bulk vending operator expand into amusement merchandising. Alabama's Capital Vending works with LAI Games to get Mini Stacker up, running and earning...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

NBVA Hails 2010 Convention And Show A Success
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 5, May 2010
By many accounts, the National Bulk Vendors Association's 60th annual convention and trade show can be hailed a success. Held at the Ramada Orlando Celebration Resort here from April 8 to 10, the trade show featured a lively lineup of events, product exhibits and educational seminars...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

THE NEXT BIG THINGS? Brand Unveils ‘Sqwishland’ Online Games And Solar-Powered Toys
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 4, April 2010
ITC, vending machine What's the next big thing in bulk vending? Believe it or not, it could be MMORPGs with the industry's own avatars and eco-friendly toys powered by the sun. Brand Vending Products reports that it has created the world's first vending-machine-distributed online games site for children. Also new are solar-powered toys for capsules. Both were unveiled at this week's bulk vending trade show in Florida...
Author: Nick Montano

SOMETHING TO CHEW ON: Ball Gum Remains Leader As Bulk Vending Sales Champion
Issue: Vol. 50, No. 4, April 2010
Even as other segments of the bulk vending industry endured a difficult year, ball gum held its own in terms of sales. The perennial bulk vending favorite continues to enjoy strong volume...
Author: Hank Schlesinger

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