TITLE

INDUSTRY LOOKS AHEAD: AUTOMATIC INNOVATION

AUTHOR(S)
Wolson, Shelley
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
FoodService Director;5/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses trends in automated retailing as of May 15, 2003. Benefits of the elimination of the people factor in retailing; Information on the Shop2000 vending machine; Outlook of cashless payment systems in vending.
ACCESSION #
9862321

 

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