Chicago hospital installs MedAvail's telepharmacy kiosk

Chicago's Mercy Hospital and Medical Center has installed outpatient prescription-dispensing kiosk MedAvail MedCenter in its emergency department.

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3D printing becomes a kiosk-friendly technology

Imagine it's the holiday season and instead of trudging from department store to department store, or surfing from website to website waiting and hoping the right gift is delivered, you can simply walk up to a single store kiosk and create custom gifts for your entire family on the spot.

Pepsi launches new interactive vending kiosk for World Cup season

Interactive virtual reality kiosk gives soccer fans a kick.

Reinventing the vending machine

Between the "back-to-basics" of fresh food, and the "back-to-the-future" of new tech, vending kiosks have bright outlook.

Super Bowl winner teams up with Healthy Vending kiosks

Seattle Seahawks fullback becomes healthy vending kiosk franchisee to support his healthy living foundation.

Mobile-social-gamification apps key next-gen vending kiosks

Snack food giant Mondelez rolling out high-tech interactive vending kiosks with integrated mobile-social-gamification apps.

Robot-powered kiosks seek frozen yogurt domination

Robofusion's CEO believes his kiosk concept will put a dent in the fro-yo industry.

Bitcoin 'vending machine' now live in New Mexico

The Bitcoin Machine is officially fired up inside the Imbibe cigar bar.

'Kill Switch' legislation and the ecoATM

A federal bill aimed at curbing smartphone thefts could offer a boost to the device recycling-kiosk company.

Technology meets beauty in the NYC subway

A L'Oreal retail kiosk in the Bryant Park subway station gives New Yorkers a high-tech beauty consultation.

Outerwall moves ecoATM focus from malls to grocery stores

Outerwall posts a quaterly profit on core-business gains, with an expanded focus on ecoATM locations.

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NEWS


Talyst medication dispensing system at Nashville aging services expo

Talyst will exhibit its remote medication dispensing solution InSite System at the 2014 LeadingAge Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee October 19-22, 2014

PDC to showcase wristband ID kiosk at Las Vegas tradeshow

PDC, global provider of identification platforms, announced the company will demonstrate its RFID solutions at the 2014 World Waterpark Association Symposium and Trade Show in Las Vegas from October 28 to October 29.

MedAvail secures $30M for pharmacy kiosk

MedAvail Technologies has secured a $30 million U.S. Series C financing from a syndicate of the company's existing investors, as well as three new health care investors

U-Vend secures vending rights to Del Monte snacks

Santa Monica, California-based U-Vend Inc. has been named the exclusive vendor of Del Monte Brand Healthy Snacks and Squeezers.

FutureLogic to celebrate 15 years in gaming

Ticket printing and coupon solutions provider FutureLogic will celebrate a 15-year milestone in the gaming industry at the Global Gaming Expo Oct. 1.

BYNDL launches mobile payment for vending machines

Seattle-based provider of mobile managed services BYNDL Inc. is rolling out a mobile payment and customer engagement platform for vending machines.

U-Vend to bring FastCorp kiosks to Canada

Self-service retail kiosk provider U-Vend Inc. announced today the signing of a Master Distribution Agreement with robotic vending technology distributor FastCorp Vending to become the exclusive vending representative for FastCorp throughout Canada.

Zapp strikes a pose at UK vending machines

TouchGo has partnered with the mobile payments service that has partnerships with HSBC, first direct, Nationwide, Santander and Metro Bank.

Marriott collaborates with college student, Farmer's Fridge for healthy-vending kiosk

Marriott Hotels' Marriott Travel Brilliantly project will develop Anjana Kallarackal's healthy vending machine idea for its traveler-inspired innovations program.

Pantry smart vending to expand to schools, restaurants

Smart vending machine company Pantry raised $1.3 million to roll out more of its healthy snack machines.

Vending kiosk micromarkets get a taste of digital menu boards

Automated food-service merchandiser Sheehan Brothers Vending has picked Mvix digital signage menu boards for its new Micromarkets (a.k.a. Contemporary Cafes) service, according to an announcement from Mvix.

Moscow transitions from street vendors to kiosks

Moscow's first kiosk was installed in the famous Pushkin Square, and the project resulted in cutting street vendors by half — from 22,000 to 10,000 with the new stations.

U-Vend to roll out Arthur's Smoothies kiosks across Canada

U-Vend has been given exclusive rights for the sale of Arthur's Smoothies in self-service kiosks across Canada, according to a U-Vend press release.

AVT intros office supply kiosk

AVT Inc., provider of automated retailing systems, announced the launch of its self-service office supply kiosk, built for Peachtree Supplies. The "Office Products To Go" kiosk contains commonly used office products and will be located in buildings with the highest...

Chicago stores get a taste of ice cream kiosks

U-Vend, provider of self-service electronic kiosks, announced the installation of their Mini-Melts ice cream-vending kiosks in Chicago-area stores, according to a company press release. The company will pilot six kiosks initially, with future plans for another 40 locations through 2015. U-Vend has 75 self-service machines in the Chicago area.

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From chewing gum to iPods, vending kiosks offer customers convenient access to a wide array of merchandise wherever they are and can open up a whole new sales channel for many consumer brands.