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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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Discussions about "On Your Honor" snack box vending.

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

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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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    Northwestern super 60 for racks and oak vista panel heads for single charity, I choose these because they are the fastest to service in those...
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    This will be interesting to hear. I've heard between 7 and 10.00 a month depending on area and obviously location. I've toying with this idea...
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    So, Coke brought me a DN5000 last week and I'm a little leery of putting on location. It still has to have shims for many products, has only...
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