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

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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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