Soft Serve Ice Cream and Yogurt Vending Machines Coming to a Location Near You (Probably)Vending machine aficionados rejoice! A new type of soft serve ice cream/yogurt vending machine might soon be popping up at a location near you. According to news reports, iCream is expanding and bringing their vending machines to several malls and airports. This is all thanks to a contract they signed with Pinkberry.The iCream vending machine allows the consumer to purchase a frozen treat with the topping of their choice. Yes, the choices are more limited than a traditional yogurt or ice cream shop. The convenience factor, speed, and the footprint required for the machine, however, are undeniably a plus and make up for the limited options. (Image Credit: KTLA)#vendingmachine #icecream #yogurt
Piestro the Robotic Pizza Vending Machine that Makes Pizza from ScratchA freshly made pizza from a vending machine sounds too good to be true! Well, soon enough we might just be able to buy a pizza from one. El Segundo-based Piestro is now developing a one-of-a-kind pizza-making machine that will be sold to other companies.Piestro claims that their machine can create a pizza from scratch in about three minutes. Customers can watch the machine working on their orders through a giant window, where it utilizes its robotic arms to create and finish a pizza. The system’s premise and functionality seem to have taken the hearts of potential buyers, as the $100,000-machine already has 5,000 pre-orders. Image credit: Rich DeMuro gif via KTLA #pizza #Piestro #pizzavendingmachine #technology #food #vendingmachine