CREDIT CARDS' TIME HAS COME: Pepsi-Cola pushes plastic as cashless vending tool

February 2002
FoodService Director;2/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p14
Trade Publication
Reports that PepsiCo has announced plans to apply wireless technology to Pepsi vending machines to enable customers to pay for soft drinks with credit cards. Information on the business venture between PepsiCo. and U.S. Wireless Data; Details of the planned implementation of loyalty card and other card payment programs; Discussion of the similar plan of rival Coca-Cola Co.


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