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Entries Tagged as 'Ice Cream Dispensers'

Vendo Ark Pie Ice Cream Vendor

October 9th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Here is a photo of a Vendo Ark Pie ice cream vendor. I really do not know much about this machine or what an Ark Pie is, but I thought it was a neat picture. If anyone is familiar with this machine or what an Ark Pie is, please blog-in and let us know.
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Tags: Ice Cream Dispensers · Other Vending Machines · The Vendo Company

Ice Cream Tricycle Restoration

July 8th, 2009 · 14 Comments

In the 1930s the Good Humor ice cream company saw the need to be able to sell ice cream where people spent their time in the good weather—outdoors. Their solution was to send out a fleet of ice cream vending tricycles. They went directly to Schwinn and asked them if they were interested in designing [...]

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Tags: Ice Cream Dispensers · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc. · Unique & Unusual

Vendo Dairy-Vend Ice Cream Machine Restoration

June 12th, 2009 · 9 Comments

This Vendo ice cream vending machine was a very challenging restoration. The exterior was pretty straightforward but the vending component was difficult to get right. If you attempt this restoration, make sure you document the process of taking the machine apart with photos and notes. Also, the machine should be complete, as parts cannot be [...]

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Tags: Antique Advertising · Ice Cream Dispensers · Other 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

Vending Machine The ColSnac Atlas Ice Cream Vendor

November 14th, 2008 · 5 Comments

Atlas ColSnac Ice Cream Vendor
The 1950’s Atlas ColSnac Ice Cream Vendor allowed merchandisers to sell ice cream bars on a stick at locations other than the grocery store. These would have been placed at locations such as filling stations, pharmacies and similar venues. As the ad says, “ColSnac gives you the opportunity to open up [...]

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Tags: Ice Cream Dispensers

Revco Mono-Mat and Duo-Mat Ice Cream Vendors

July 28th, 2008 · 4 Comments

The Revco Mono-Mat and Duo-Mat
Here are a couple of interesting ice cream cup vending machines. The Revco Mono-Mat and the Duo-mat made by Revco Inc. of Deerfield, Michigan. The Mono-Mat held 121 cups and spoons and offered one choice of ice cream. The Duo-mat held 226 cups and spoons and offered two selections.

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Tags: Ice Cream Dispensers · Revco Inc.

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