Let’s say you’ve discovered several good locations for vending machines. How do you go about installing multiple vending machines in different locations? How you proceed with this really depends on how many locations you are considering. You need to consider the logistics of it all. Who will install them? How will they be serviced? And how will you keep track of everything?
Installing multiple vending machines can be complicated. If you are considering placing multiple vending machines in different areas across the nation, it will be much more challenging. You will most likely have to work with different vending machine companies to handle each area. This can be a daunting task.
The best strategy is to start with the best locations first. Contact the vending machine companies in these locations. If you have found several good locations for vending machines in one area or state, this would be the best place to start.
The specific locations you choose will depend on what type of business you have and where your business is at. In most cases, the locations that get the most foot traffic will be your biggest moneymakers. It’s best to start off with one strategic area. The area with the most potential for profit.
There are many types of vending machines and ways to service them. To evaluate which locations and which type of vending machines are best for your business, start by talking to a local vending machine company. Ask questions. What does it cost to install a vending machine? What does it cost to service multiple vending machines? Start tallying the numbers before you install vending machines in several locations.
A quality vending service should be able to answer a lot of your questions. They may even give you guidance on how to coordinate a larger-scale vending machine operation. If they provide full-service vending machines, talk to them about servicing multiple vending machines in the areas you are considering.
They should be able to help you decide which type of vending machines will be best for the locations you’ve selected and explain how to set up all of your vending operations in the area they service.
Once you have a few vending machines installed, you can decide which vending machines and locations are the most profitable. You can then focus on locations that are the most profitable and start expanding. If you have questions about how to install multiple vending machines, or what services are best for your business, call us! We are happy to answer questions you have about all of our vending machines and vending services.