Robert Becker Soda Machine April 23rd, 2017 - 20:48:12
Make sure you are well versed in the soda vending machines that you will be using. Are you able to do the basic maintenance that it will need? Anything can break down once in a while. When people do not have their soda machines they are used to than can get upset quickly. Keeping the customer happy is essential. Make sure you know your machines. Do not purchase old out dated machines that frequently jam coins do not make change for dollar bills etc. Get a machine that will keep you as headache free as possible and enjoy your job.
Business Plan - You need to have a business plan for you snack and soda business or you are destined to fail. You need to know if you are buying used or new machines combo or individual etc. You need to know if youre going to vend cans or bottles. There are so many different variables and you need to figure them out before you go into business. Make a plan that makes sense for you and go with it.
A great place to pick up used machines is Craigslist and eBay. Also make sure to look in your local yellow pages for vending companies. Most medium sized cities have vending companies and they very often have used machines for sale that they are no longer using. One of the main issues though with getting used machines is keeping track of all the different product selections. Getting the product selection right is paramount to running a successful vending business. Thats why I suggest using a vending management solution so you can keep track of all of your different sodas in each machine.
The soda pop maker machine uses refillable Co2 canisters to carbonate your own h2o. The system has a pressure release designed for safety so you cannot over pressure a persons bottle which is also used to get the correct amount of fizz in your water. I highly recommend this kind of machine makes it far more easy than lugging the seltzer residence from the store. I love creating my very own flavoring for that sodas. On top of that while using commercial machine to make soda beverages will save persons the stress of heading a great distance to grocers price of travelling and the possibility of losing a few containers on transportation.