August 2023

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Fresh, frozen and healthy options for vending and micro markets

Aug. 16, 2023
Consumer preferences continue to shift toward fresh, frozen and healthier options, and today, customers are increasingly willing to pay more for high-quality foods.
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Vending with values: Patrick Moran, owner of Moran Refreshments, shares his secrets to success

Aug. 10, 2023
Originating from humble beginnings, Moran Refreshments blazed its way to the top of the industry with sheer grit and unstoppable determination.
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2023 technology update: Self-service trends for vending and micro markets

Aug. 9, 2023
New technologies are available for operators to meet customer demands for a quick, easy and convenient purchasing experience.
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Spike in theft reminds operators to remain diligent about micro market security

Aug. 8, 2023
While technology is making it easier to track inventory levels and to catch the occasional chronic thief, experts say the formula for success involves deterrence, inventory control...
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Take the advice of an expert witness when you are selling convenience services

July 18, 2023
Bill Ackerman is a successful expert witness who understands the importance of having a sales strategy, because when he sells his opinion successfully, millions of dollars can...