Vending machines: How high-quality connectivity reduces costs and increases profits


Connected vending machines are an increasingly common sight in shops, transport hubs, and motorway services.

The benefits of connectivity are easy to see. It is fundamental to processing card payments, making the purchasing process easy. It allows monitoring of stock levels and machine health, enabling automatic reordering and maintenance planning, and so reducing downtime and out of stock items. And it allows real-time communication with the machine, enabling analytics that support data-driven sales strategies, supply chain management and tailoring of customer experiences.

In this comprehensive whitepaper – we discuss some of these common pain points in creating and deploying smart vending solutions, why they occur and crucially how innovations in IoT connectivity can help ensure a more effective Smart Vending deployment.