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

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

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

Cavalier 96 Custom Soda Machine Restoration

May 18th, 2009 · 6 Comments

This late 1950s Cavalier CS-96 soda machine is a one-of-kind vending machine. On it we did a custom restoration for a college fraternity. The colors are inspired by their fraternity insignia and rather than dispensing soda, the shelves were adjusted so vending long neck beer bottles is no problem.

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Tags: Other Vending Machines · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc. · Soda Machines · Soda Vending Machines · Unique & Unusual

Stoner Fresh Gum Machine

April 11th, 2009 · 21 Comments

Many years ago we purchased about 20 of these in various conditions and restored 4 or 5 of them. It is a Stoner/Univendor one-cent fresh gum vendor.

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Tags: Candy & Cigarette Machines · Other Vending Machines · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc.

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

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