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Issue Date: Vol. 54, No. 2, February 2014, Posted On: 1/15/2014


Amazon Tests Vending Machines That Hold, Sell And Dispense Kindle Products


by Staff Reporter
TAGS: vending, Amazon, Kindle vending machine, Kindle Kiosks, Zoom Systems, automated retailing

Amazon is testing Kindle Kiosks as a way to get closer to consumers in the world of physical retail. Merchandised with Fire tablets, Kindle e-readers and device accessories, the kiosks are made by Zoom Systems, which makes similar automated retail machines for Best Buy and other prominent brands.

An Amazon spokesperson told Wired magazine that the machines have been out since November, and are installed at a variety of locations, including airports, event venues and shopping malls.


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