Hot and cold beverage and snack solutions for commercial use. A vending machine is an automated machine that provides items such as snacks, beverages, cigarettes and lottery tickets to consumers after money, a credit card, or a specially designed card is inserted into the machine.
The ability of vending machines to sell products at competitive prices around the clock without regard to holidays is now widely recognised. These machines are commonly used in schools, colleges and universities, recreation centres, health care facilities, offices, and the like.
Although we may have a stereotypical image in our minds when we think of vending machines, much has changed over the years. Below are some of the common types of vending machines in Zambia. Find out which type of vending machine you can use to your products’ advantage:
Are vending machines profitable? Yes, vending machines can be profitable. The average vending machine earns $35 a week, but vending machines that are well-stocked and placed in safe, high-traffic locations can generate over $400 a month.
Profitable Vending Machines
Food and drink vending machines are placed inside retail stores, malls, hospitals, hotels, airports, office buildings, event centres and schools.