The Puget Sound Business Journal in Seattle, Wash. recently profiled Avanti Markets, the micro market company launched by veteran Seattle, Wash. vending operator Jim Brinton. To read the article, click here. l
Editor’s Insight: No doubt, this coverage in a local business publication will help Avanti Markets win more customers in the Seattle, Wash. area.
Micro market operators everywhere will find their local business media interested in writing about micro markets: they are new, they are exciting, they are technology-driven, and they bring new benefits to businesses.
One interesting observation that Avanti Markets’ Jim Brinton makes in this article is that certain products have sold surprisingly well in the micro markets, namely milk and string cheese.
The micro markets are reviving and revolutionizing automatic merchandising. One reason, besides the convenience these kiosks offer customers, is that retailing in general is increasingly moving to self checkout. 06-26-12 By Elliot Maras