Analysis of the development prospects of vending machines in 2022

2022 vending machine industry market development status and development prospect analysis


A vending machine is a machine that automatically pays for money you put in. Vending machines are commonly used equipment for commercial automation. They are not limited by time and place, and can save manpower and facilitate transactions. It is a brand-new form of commercial retail, also known as a 24-hour micro supermarket. Common vending machines are divided into four types: beverage vending machines, food vending machines, integrated vending machines, and cosmetic vending machines.

Market development status of vending machine industry

From the perspective of the development trend of vending machines, its emergence is the product of the transformation from a labor-intensive industrial structure to a technology-intensive society. The machine is suitable for public places, factories, hospitals, schools, libraries, stations, hotels, Internet cafes, offices, shopping malls, office buildings, residential quarters and government agencies and other places, and automatically supplies food, department stores and canned and bottled beverages.

The vending machine industry is moving towards informatization and further rationalization. For example, the online mode is implemented, and the inventory information in the vending machine is timely transmitted to the computers of each business point through the telephone line, so as to ensure the smooth progress of the delivery, replenishment and selection of goods. In addition, in order to prevent global warming, the development of vending machines is devoted to energy saving, and energy-saving soft drink vending machines have become the mainstream of the industry.

During peak electricity consumption in summer, this type of vending machine can keep the temperature even when the cooler is turned off, and it can save 10-15% of electricity compared with the previous vending machine. When entering the 21st century, vending machines will also further develop in the direction of saving resources and energy and high functionality.

The gross profit margin of operating vending machines is relatively high, with an average of more than 30%, and the gross profit of selling mineral water and food can be as high as 100% or even 150%.

Analysis of the market development prospects of the vending machine industry

my country is a densely populated country with a large population and dense population is the basic condition for the development of the retail industry. Compared with China's consumption level, the cost of vending machine retailing is still not very high. The price of a machine is 1 to 3 thousand yuan. The machinery manufacturing industry is also constantly developing, constantly improving the machines, and at the same time promoting the development of the industry, as well as the current convenience of mobile payment.

The vending machine is no longer a single beverage retailing, but more diversified machines, including snacks, cakes, fresh food, coffee, lunch boxes, ice cream, etc., just like a small supermarket, but the cost is much lower than that of a supermarket.

When you're too busy at work, you may not even have time to walk to the nearby convenience store. The convenience of vending machines has greatly saved many people's time, which has resulted in business opportunities. The appearance, content and even advertising content of vending machines are managed by a special system.

Vending machines bring us very convenient retail services, allowing consumers to easily buy the items they need through self-service terminals. With the rapid development of artificial intelligence, self-service vending machines will become more intelligent and high-end. The prospects are very promising.


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