Following are new items featured in Vending Times' June 2012 print edition. Look for 'Novelty Vending' and 'Spotlight on Prizes' in every issue for information on the latest capsuled toys, flat vendibles (stickers and tattoos), plush and high-end prizes.
Description: Tattoos from Lethal Threat. Cursed & Crazy includes urban-style craniums illustrated with bright colors and exciting themes. Street Ink features "skull-life" shaded in black and blue expert detailing. Format: Flat vending Supplier:A&A Global Industries
Description: 11 duck characters have eyes that bulge when squeezed. Also available: mix with corresponding mini PVC ducks. A 2-sided blister display presents straight on one side and mixed on the other. Format: Bulk vending. 2" capsules Supplier:A&A Global Industries
Description: Sale on regular plush (7"-11") for 99¢ a piece and $2.49 apiece for jumbo (12"-19"). Free shipping to anywhere in the Continental U.S. with no minimum. Format: Cranes Supplier:Coast to Coast Entertainment
Description: Red, white and blue-themed mix celebrates July 4 with flag keychains, wristbands, maze puzzles and antenna toppers. Also features heat-resistant candy. Format: Cranes Supplier:S&B Candy & Toy Co.
Description: 100% licensed prepacks, starting with a movie mix inspired by DreamWorks' "Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted." Jumbo plush includes 11 characters from the summer movie. Format: Cranes (40/case) Supplier:A&A Global Industries
Description: 14 figures made of soft, brightly colored string follow vampire trend. This is the third in A&A's String Doll series. Vampire dolls, which sport miniature fangs, are available in mix with zombie figurines. Format: Bulk vending. 2" capsules Supplier:A&A Global Industries
Description: 5" soft-stuffed soccer balls sport flags of more than 30 different countries in celebration of summer Olympics. 72-piece kit averages $1.55 apiece and ships July 25. Format: Cranes Supplier:Redemption Plus