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No, It's not spelled wrong. This forum is for off-topic discussions. Anything goes so if it doesn't fit somewhere else, throw it in the "hole"!

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Forum for discussion of coin operated skill cranes, video games, pool tables, touchsreens, jukeboxes, sport games, kiddie rides and others.

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Discussions about "On Your Honor" snack box vending.

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Coffee Vending (OCS)

Vending coffee? From machines to supplies to client retention, this is the spot to discuss all things java.

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All other types of vending businesses can be discussed here. This includes personal product vending, laundromat vending, etc.

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Self locating tips and discussions. Also customer reviews, questions for, or discussions about, professional locating companies.

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Vending Regulatory Affairs

Maintaining a legal vending business depends on proper business structure, licensing, tax accountability and insurance. Discuss these items here.

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Equipment Reviews

One of the most common questions heard from operators is "Which machine is best?" Use this forum to submit your review of various equipment you have used. This includes all types of vending equipment.

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Like vintage automobiles, vending machines can make great restoration projects. Use this forum to show off your best machine refurb projects.

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    I've got a sense of humor and I'll share what some might consider a funny story.When I was 19 I still had my first small vending business, th...
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    I run as a sole proprietor and also have my resale tax license.  About the only other thing you need would be liability insurance which...
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    Wow I will be buying at least 10 of these stands. I can pick up the order as well, Nicole?
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    Last Reply: moondog (Today, 08:23 PM)
    If, in truth, the location really does roughly $400 a month, then $650 with or without the machine would be a good buy.  Personally I'd...
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    The Greenwick main boards work well, it's just their MDB converter kits that don't play nice with micro mech machines.  I've not seen on...

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