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- Raccoon gets stuck in Florida vending machine
Things didn't quite go to plan when the hungry animal tried to pilfer a snack.
BBC News. Friday, 16 Aug 2019.
- Raccoon is freed by animal control officers from a vending machine at a Florida high school
A raccoon became trapped in a vending machine
Wednesday at Pine Ridge High School in Deltona, in Central Florida the Volusia County Sheriff's Office said.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019.
- WATCH: Raccoon burglar gets stuck in high school vending machine
A furry bandit gets caught red-handed when an attempt to rob a vending machine
ABC News. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019.
- Salvage contractor cracks open an abandoned drinks machine and finds $300 in cash inside
Rick Langos, 50, and son Darick, 20, of Island Lake, Illnois, find $300 inside an abandoned vending machine
at an auto shop as part of Rick's demolition contractor work.
Daily Mail. Friday, 9 Aug 2019.
- Weed-Dispensing Robots Are A Thing
New from company Greenbox: CBD and THC vending machines.
Entrepreneur. Tuesday, 23 Jul 2019.
- Getting money for your bottles and cans
Recycling reverse vending machines
will soon be a common sight across Scotland.
BBC News. Tuesday, 9 Jul 2019.
- California lawmaker withdraws bill banning flavored tobacco products after 'hostile amendments'
A proposed California bill that would prohibit sales of flavored tobacco products in stores and vending machines
in the nation's most populous state was withdrawn Thursday.
CNBC. Friday, 24 May 2019.
- This Utah Elementary School Has a Book Vending Machine to Foster a Love of Reading
Granger Elementary in West Valley City, Utah, just installed a vending machine
that dispenses books instead of potato chips.
Mental Floss. Tuesday, 14 May 2019.
- Swiss vending machine operator Selecta prepares IPO -sources
Selecta, Europe's leading vending machine
operator, is planning an initial public offering (IPO) on the Swiss stock exchange within months, people close to the matter said.
Reuters. Friday, 12 Apr 2019.
- Sasquatch selfies, cupcake vending machines and other eclectic airport amenities
Airports have joined the "surprise and delight" movement with an ever-expanding array of services, event and amenities to please passengers. ...
CNBC. Sunday, 7 Apr 2019.
- Vending Machines Dispense Short Stories in London's Canary Wharf
The free stories come in one, three or five-minute reads
Smithsonian. Thursday, 4 Apr 2019.
- Las Vegas vending machine dispenses overdose-reversal drug Narcan
Las Vegas, which in 2017 became the first city in the U.S. to provide syringes through vending machines, has added the opioid overdose reversal drug Narcan to the items that can be obtained.
Fox News. Tuesday, 26 Mar 2019.
- UNICEF USA BrandVoice: Vending Machines Make Charitable Giving As Easy As Pulling A Lever
This past holiday season, LDS Charities and UNICEF USA teamed up to help children.
Forbes. Friday, 15 Feb 2019.
- This little PepsiCo snack robot is a vending machine on wheels - CNET
The Hello Goodness-branded robot rolls around with chips and iced tea, but no beer.
CNET. Friday, 4 Jan 2019.
- Shoppers earn £30k in supermarket bottle return trial
Shoppers have earned more than £30,000 by recycling plastic bottles in the first supermarket trial of reverse vending machines.
Sky News. Wednesday, 2 Jan 2019.
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