Blog: A Point Of No Return

May 2, 2013

The 2013 NAMA OneShow demonstrated operators are embracing a new business model that centers on incorporating technology for more efficient vending operations, says Emily Refermat, editor of Automatic Merchandiser and VendingMarketWatch. Read blog.

About the Author

Emily Refermat | Editor

Emily has been living and breathing the vending industry since 2006 and became Editor in 2012. Usually Emily tries the new salted snack in the vending machine, unless she’s on deadline – then it’s a Snickers.

Feel free to reach Emily via email here or follow her on Twitter @VMW_Refermat.


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A Point Of No Return

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