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Entries Tagged as 'Food Dispensers'

Vendo Company Lunchroom Vendors

March 15th, 2010 · 9 Comments

These two photos are of the lunchroom inside a Vendo vending machine factory lunchroom sometime in the 1950s. As you can see in the first photo, the lunchroom was fully stocked with Vendo vending machines of all kinds. These were soda, fresh food, ice cream, milk, juice and coffee machines.
The second photo shows a [...]

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Tags: Drink Dispensers · Food Dispensers · Fruit Dispensers · Soda Vending Machines · The Vendo Company

The Refreshery Concession Stand

June 3rd, 2009 · No Comments

Is Refreshery even a word? In any case, we had this photo of what looks to be a movie theater concession stand. Really great 1950’s styling for the back wall with “Refreshery” spelled out in a great-looking script set on top of alternating square panels.
There’s a popcorn machine, candy counter, self-serve ice cream and [...]

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Tags: Candy & Cigarette Machines · Drink Dispensers · Food Dispensers · Ice Cream Dispensers · Other Vending Machines · Soda Fountain & Dispensers

Stoner Univendor 80

March 14th, 2009 · 5 Comments

We feature both a Stoner Candy machine and a Stoner Gum machine in our Retroplanet.com Museum. This brochure is for a Stoner Univendor 80, which is a vending machine designed to dispense larger items, like cupcakes, donuts or pouch tobacco. It has a striking resemblance to our restored Stoner Theater Candy Machine, made in the [...]

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Tags: Candy & Cigarette Machines · Food Dispensers

Canteen Hot Food Vending Machine

July 16th, 2008 · 7 Comments

Canteen Hot Dog and Hamburger Vending Machine
This isn’t a great picture, but it’s all we have on this one. This vending machine with “Canteen” across the top appears to be some sort of a hot food vendor. The graphics on the mirror look to be a hamburger and a hot dog. This is an unusual [...]

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Tags: Food Dispensers · Unique & Unusual

Vend-Rite Purity Pretzel Vendor

July 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

1950’s Vend-Rite Purity Pretzel Stix Vendor
The 1950’s Purity Pretzel Stix vending machine was marketed as a companion unit to be placed beside existing drink vendors. Starting in 1948, Vend-Rite Manufacturing created machines that dispensed products from other companies, as in this case, pretzels. They also made, and are still making, machines that dispense Kleenex, Tide [...]

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Tags: Food Dispensers · Other Vending Machines · Unique & Unusual · Vend-Rite Manufacturing Co

The Boy-O-Boy Popcorn Vending Machine

June 15th, 2008 · 12 Comments

The 1960’s Boy-O-Boy popcorn vending machine. According to the brochure, when the coin was inserted, the folded box would drop, be opened and filled with popcorn. That must have been something to see. The brochure states, “Here’s real action with Sales Magnetism!”
Some of the unused popcorn boxes are still available to collectors today.

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Tags: Boy-O-Boy · Food Dispensers

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