Vending machines (Vending Machine,VEM) are machines that can be automatically paid according to the coin invested. Vending machine is a common equipment of commercial automation, it is not limited by time and place, can save manpower, convenient transaction. is a new form of commercial retailing, also known as the 24-hour mini supermarket. Can divide into three kinds: beverage vending machine, food vending machine, integrated vending machine.
Vending machines are a new form of commercial retailing, developed from Japan and Europe in the in the 1970 of the 20th century. It is also known as the 24-hour mini supermarket. In Japan, 70% of canned beverages are sold through vending machines. World-renowned beverage maker Coca-Cola has 500,000 drinks vending machines in the world.