National Vending Day is March 7th

February 28, 2019

Vending in Philadelphia

National Vending Day is March 7th

On March 7th the Philadelphia area will be celebrating National Vending Day. It is in recognition of the value and convenience vending machines bring to Americans 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.  Each year, millions of people throughout the country buy their snacks, beverages and fresh food items from vending machines.  The economic impact of the industry is nearly $25 billion and growing.

Vending in PhiladelphiaIn addition to traditional vending machines, micro-markets and pantry services have become increasingly popular. These vending concepts provide food, beverages, and snacks in a mini market or café style atmosphere.  Companies throughout the Philadelphia area have recognized how these types of vending services positively impact their workplace culture. They encourage employees to step away from their desks at meal times to interact with each other in the company breakroom.

The variety of products available from vending machines have dramatically changed and improved throughout the years. They range from popular snacks and gourmet coffee to fresh salads and sandwiches sourced from local providers.  And the convenience that the vending industry provides is tailored perfectly to today’s active lifestyle.

This National Vending Day, take the opportunity to evaluate the vending machines and services in your company break room. Do you need to modernize your equipment?  Do you have the right food and beverage selections to suit your needs?  Would your company benefit from a micro-market or pantry service format? If you answered yes to any of these questions It may be time to upgrade your service.

One Source Refreshment is the largest vending services provider in the greater Philadelphia area.  They provide free consultations and free product tastings.  To find out how they can improve your vending machines or break room give them a call at 800-549-3190.