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4 Ways to Get the Best Out of Product Merchandising

Implementing the right product merchandising plan in vending machines is critical for the success of your vending business. How can you successfully go about creating the right plan? Here we have 4 ways to get more out of your product merchandising initiatives:   Stock What Sells   The key to making products move is to […]

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The Best Locations for Healthy Vending Machines

  Healthy snacking is on the rise, consumers are becoming more actively aware of the nutrition content of the food they consume. It’s important to stay current with the market demands for healthy snacking. You can turn your current vending machine into a healthy snack vending machine. Our Evoke Snack 5 vending machine features enhanced […]

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3 Tips for Success in the Vending Business

  The world of business can be complicated, but we are here to help make it simple! Here are 3 tips for success in the vending business: Location. In order for your vending machine to be profitable, it has to be a in a high-traffic, well-seen location. Choose where your vending machine is located depending […]

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5 Must-Have Drinks in Your Vending Machine

  One of the most common questions we get from vending machine distributors has to do with stocking strategies. Today we’re going to address our tried and tested plans for the top five must-have drinks in your beverage vending machine, and explain why we’ve made each recommendation. Water. Unsurprisingly, water is our number one suggestion […]

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Introducing: Evoke 5 Vending Machine

U-Select-It has been an industry leader in developing new technologies and applications in the vending world for over 80 years. In that time, we’ve consistently sought out ways to improve the visibility, convenience, and profitability of our vending systems, leading us to our newest machine, the Evoke 5. There are four specific areas we set […]

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What’s New in Vending for 2017?

Looking back at our predictions from this time last year, we foresaw increases in cash-free, more connected, and fresher vending options. How have these changes impacted vending machine distributors? Will these trends continue to progress, or will the pendulum swing in another direction entirely in 2017? What’s Staying? The universally popular updates to payment options […]

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Vending Machine Trend: Healthy Offerings

It’s no surprise that modern vending customers are demanding different choices in their snacks than previous years or decades; every industry goes through peaks and valleys of interests. However, where vending machines had been historically seen as a source of less nutritionally or gastronomically fulfilling options, current vending machine distributors are seeing a dramatic shift […]

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Micro Markets–Micro Profits?

Micro markets have been the buzzword of the year in vending and small business circles. They offer many conveniences over traditional storefronts, to be sure, as well as the shiny veneer of any new sales modality. However, does the operational reality actually reflect the tremendous profitability that has been touted? U-Select-It looks at the facts. […]

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Vending Vernacular: Quick Guide

Every industry has its own special language, made up of a combination of acronyms, slang, and esoteric terms that can seem like gibberish to a novice or outsider. Some terms, as soon as they’re explained, are so obvious you wonder how you didn’t realize what they meant while other terms are extremely obscure or counterintuitive. […]

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Finding The Most Profitable Locations For Vending Machines

The fundamentals of business tell us that maximizing profit stems directly from maximizing value for your customer. Value can be delivered in a myriad of ways, location being one of them. You want to make sure your vending machines are in a location that are able to drive value for your customer, therefore driving profit […]

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