More than 100 million Americans use vending machines every day!
The vending machine business is nearly a $30 billion industry per year. With the right location, Pi Pizza Touch vending machine has the capabilities to bring in a substantial profit. Nowadays, people are always on the move. Food can sometimes be an afterthought and we only eat for sustenance while on the go. Vending machines are usually an easy snack or drink. Placing this hot, fresh pizza vending machine in various locations allows consumers to get more than just a bag of chips.
Note, that a significant amount of sales on vending machines are made from impulse buys. You need a good marketing strategy to make it work. The location is the most important aspect of ensuring your business is sustainable and profitable. The location needs to be in an area with high foot traffic and places that have waiting areas where people tend to hang out for long periods of time. It’s also important for the vending machine to be placed in an area where the maximum amount of people will see it to generate higher sales.
More than 60% of laundromat patrons are women, and 2/3 bring their children with them.
More than 60% of laundromat patrons are women, and 2/3 bring their children with them. Laundry is time consuming and having the convenience of a hot meal for your child is essential. Low income renters are the primary users of coin laundries, which is the same demographic for this $5 pizza machine.
Outside gas stations & convenience stores
There are 36,000 red box locations in the US.
There are 36,000 red box locations in the US. Most gas stations have a red box outside, pizza is the perfect companion. Pizza and a Movie. The type of people that use Redbox are within our same demographic.
There are at least 155,000 convenience stores in the US. If the gas station/ convenience store does not have a kitchen, this is a good place for to make revenue without permits or overhead costs. Just think, no kitchen but profits on food from your hot pizza vending machine.
Most colleges don’t have 24-hour food restaurants on campus.
Most colleges don’t have 24-hour food restaurants on campus. A hot, fast, and fresh pizza is the exact remedy to cure students hunger pains. College students are 87% more likely to order food late at night than the average diner. Students place the highest percentage of orders between 10 pm – 2 am.
Strip Malls & Business centers
People are always on the go, needing fast food to continue on with their work and errands.
Hotels and Motels
People who travel seldom bring enough food with them.
People who travel seldom bring enough food with them. Guests usually don’t have easy access to food. Pizza is easily a go to, now imagine it is within reach right outside the check in office.
Auto Repair Shops & Departments
Customers usually wait for long periods of time in waiting areas while their car is being fixed.
Customers usually wait for long periods of time in waiting areas while their car is being fixed. This makes for a hungry or bored customer; a hot fresh pizza would make the wait more tolerable.
Offices need vending machines for a fast lunch.
Offices need vending machines for a fast lunch, this allows an employee to buy their lunch onsite and enjoy their break time, rather than adjusting to traveling time within their lunch hour.
An easy customer base that doesn’t want to pay the delivery fees and wait extended times for food.
An easy customer base that doesn’t want to pay the delivery fees and wait extended times for food. Also, most apartment complexes have clubhouses. This is an ideal location as well, since all tenants have the ability to access this area.
Train & Bus Stations
The people commuting on these transportation modes are within our demographic.
The people commuting on these transportation modes are within our demographic, someone who wants a hot, fresh, cheaper, quality meal. The long waiting periods and high foot traffic make this place ideal for a pizza vending machine.
Vending Machine Distributors/Suppliers
Vending machine distributors/ suppliers already have established relationships and contracts with many companies.
Vending machine distributors/ suppliers already have established relationships and contracts with many companies. Reaching out to your local vending machine distributor and establishing a relationship can be helpful to finding your locations and securing spots at already contracted areas.