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The Golpher Hole

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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Bulk Vending

Bulk candy, gum, novelties or flat. Discussions of all bulk vending related topics.

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Forum for all beverage and food vending discussions. If you can eat it or drink it, discuss it here.

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Amusement Vending

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

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Honor Snack Box Vending

Discussions about "On Your Honor" snack box vending.

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honor box suppliers? - last post by ezvend

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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Other Vending

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

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Locating Discussions

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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Refurb Projects

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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Bulk Vending News

Bulk vending news feed from The Vending Times.

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Industry Events

Upcoming industry events from the Operators Datebook at The Vending Times.

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    Welcome to the forum, What type of vending are you interested in?
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    It depends entirely on where you live, but the GENERAL consensus that I have seen is that Sam's Club beats pretty much everyone on every-day...
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    Stay well clear of anything made by Seaga or any other offshore manufaturer.  You can find good used soda machines, Royal, Dixie or Vend...
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