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- Hospital worker used dead COVID patient's bank card to buy crisps and sweets 17 minutes after pensioner died
A healthcare assistant working on a COVID ward has been convicted of using a dead patient's bank card to buy crisps, fizzy drinks and sweets from a hospital vending machine.
Sky News. Thursday, 10 Jun 2021.
- First pizza vending machine is installed in Rome - but fans of the Italian staple aren't happy
The Mr Pizza Go machine, in Rome's Nomentano district, has left purists horrified that a city where wood-fired pizzas have been eaten for centuries is now baking them in a vending machine.
Daily Mail. Tuesday, 8 Jun 2021.
- Surry County, North Carolina, bans Coke machines over 'left wing' politics
A North Carolina county commission has kicked Coca-Cola vending machines
from government office buildings, accusing the soda giant of engaging in left-wing politics. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 3 Jun 2021.
- North Carolina county bans Coke vending machines because the company is too left wing
- Vending machines in Japan offer more than chips and soda
Japan has one vending machine
for every 30 people.
CBS News. Tuesday, 4 May 2021.
- Japan's vending machines offer customers wide variety of treats
America's love affair with vending machines
goes back generations. But due to variety and volume, Japan remains the vending machine
capital of the world. Lucy Craft reports on what makes vending machines
in Japan stand out from the rest.
CBS News. Saturday, 1 May 2021.
- Every Solution This Founder Created Led Her to a Bigger (More Impactful) Problem to Solve
PopCom founder and CEO Dawn Dickson started out selling shoes to women, and ended up making over the vending machine
industry with smart technology.
Entrepreneur. Friday, 12 Mar 2021.
- Welsh police 'threaten to fine' customers going to a farm shop to buy their milk
The owners of milk vending machine
in Flintshire, Wales, received complaints from customers after they were turned away from their unmanned shed by police on Monday.
Daily Mail. Monday, 25 Jan 2021.
- Vending machines selling COVID tests for nearly $150 each launching in US cities
Americans will soon be able to get a COVID test at vending machines
placed in major U.S. cities
Fox News. Tuesday, 19 Jan 2021.
- Miss Blockbuster Video? New Kiosks With Free Movies Are Popping Up Around the Country
The dormant video rental chain's logo is being used to repurpose old newspaper vending machines, with people allowed to remove and deposit movies and snacks.
Mental Floss. Thursday, 19 Nov 2020.
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