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- NYC vending machine giving out free crack pipes is EMPTY in less than 24 hours
By 9am on Tuesday - less than 24 hours after it was first displayed - all of the crackpipes had been taken from the machine in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
Daily Mail. Tuesday, 6 Jun 2023.
- Japan deploys police, unplugs vending machines ahead of G7
The assassination of Japan's former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and attempt on Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has left the nation shaken into a more robust security state surrounding the G7.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 18 May 2023.
- Could a Narcan vending machine help stem opioid deaths among young people?
A free vending machine
that dispenses the overdose-reversal drug naloxone was unveiled this week at Santa Clara University, the first such campus resource in the Bay Area.
Los Angeles Times. Wednesday, 10 May 2023.
- Manchester book swap vending machine a hit with readers
More than 600 books have been swapped so far in the new scheme in Manchester.
BBC News. Wednesday, 5 Apr 2023.
- Bear meat vending machine is a first for Japan
Different cuts of locally killed black bear are proving popular with those who see it as a delicacy.
BBC News. Monday, 3 Apr 2023.
- Station vending machine in Japan sells bear meat for £13
A vending machine
in Japan is now selling bear meat for £13.
Sky News. Monday, 3 Apr 2023.
- FDA approves over-the-counter sales of lifesaving opioid overdose treatment Narcan nasal spray
The FDA's decision means people will be able to buy the 4mg nasal spray without a prescription in supermarkets, convenience stores and vending machines.
CNBC. Wednesday, 29 Mar 2023.
- FDA advisors recommend over-the-counter use of lifesaving opioid overdose treatment Narcan
If the lifesaving nasal spray Narcan is approved for over-the-counter use, people could buy it in supermarkets, convenience stores or even vending machines.
CNBC. Thursday, 16 Feb 2023.
- FDA panel backs allowing a naloxone spray to be sold over-the-counter
The change could allow Emergent BioSolutions to sell Narcan everywhere from vending machines
to online ordering.
CBS News. Wednesday, 15 Feb 2023.
- Sandwiches and Fruit Cups Sold on Amtrak Are Recalled Over Listeria Risk
More than 400 food products from Fresh Ideation Food Group were recalled, some of which were sold on Amtrak trains and in vending machines
New York Times. Monday, 6 Feb 2023.
- Japan firm opens whale meat vending machines to push sales
Conservationists say they are worried the move could be a step toward expanded whaling.
CBS News. Saturday, 28 Jan 2023.
- Whale meat sold in vending machines in Japan - as campaigners attack move
A Japanese company has been criticised by animal rights activists after unveiling vending machines
selling whale meat.
Sky News. Wednesday, 25 Jan 2023.
- 6 Overlooked Investment Opportunities in Commercial Real Estate
Smaller but consistent sources of income are often overlooked by property owners. From parking to vending machines, these profit-boosting assets can add up to millions in net value.
Entrepreneur. Monday, 26 Dec 2022.
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