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Waterproof MP3 player vending machine

Waterproof MP3 players. In water-filled bottles. In a vending machine.  Great idea from Sony to promote the launch of its waterproof  MP3 player – selling them in vending machines at swimming pools and gyms, packaged inside water bottles filled with … Continue reading

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Upcycle/repurpose: telephone booth aquarium, ski gondola vending machine and lots of suitcases

I love stuff that is upcycled/repurposed. Upcycling is where you take something old/useless and give it a new use/make it look amazing/different. Here’s a great example I’ve just spotted: Telephone booth aquarium Benetto Bufalino (an installation artist) and Benoit Deseille … Continue reading

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Ski gondola becomes vending machine

Yet another cool vending machine: disused vintage ski gondola turned into arcade toy vending machine. As part of Design Miami Basel 2013, Baker Wardlaw created the machine for the Verbier mountain climbers exhibition. Snow cold coolness.

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Reblogged: 9 Vintage Vending Machines From a Time When They’d Sell Anything

9 Vintage Vending Machines From a Time When They’d Sell Anything. >> Really good article on the history of vending machines! They were pretty innovative in the past, too. Some really interesting things: The first ever vending machine was invented … Continue reading

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Vending machine restaurant. Offering gourmet food. At an airport.

Mind blown? Head over to Tokyo and check out Haneda Airport’s vending machine restaurant, offering gourmet food 24 hours a day. Regular readers of this blog will know that vending machines are far from boring and can be pretty innovative and … Continue reading

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More cool venders

If you think vending machines are boring and just there to give you crisps or drinks in hospitals, think again. There are loads of amazing vending machines and coffee.paper.trend has found some more interesting examples. (Click here to see loads … Continue reading

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Scotland’s first cupcake vending machine

The first cupcake vending machine in Scotland (are there any others in the UK?) has been unveiled today, by Bradford’s Bakers, in the St Enoch Centre. In line with local tastes, one of the flavours is Irn-Bru! Thanks to @ajeastwood … Continue reading

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Vending machine: mashed potato

Bit of buzz on American blogs about the latest product to be sold in a vending machine – mashed potato and gravy. Sounds like a good snack when you’re out and about! In reality, it looks a bit wrong though … Continue reading

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Vending machines roundup

More cool venders out there with proper innovation going in the vending machine world. Pepsi Touch Marketing Week reports on a new vending machine service in America where you can send a bottle of Pepsi as a gift and record … Continue reading

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Vending machine: fresh seafood

Pizza, bread, gold, diamonds, weddings, fast food. And now fresh seafood is the latest thing to be sold in a vending machine. Springwise has posted about Ruben and Marga Rios in Mungia, Spain and their 24-hour fresh and cooked seafood … Continue reading

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