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This report analyzes the worldwide installed based data on Vending Machines in Thousand Units by the following Product Segments: Beverage Vending Machines, Food Vending Machines, Cigarette Vending Machines, and Other Vending Machines. Also, the report analyzes the worldwide market for sale of products through "Vending Machines" in US$ million by the following Product Segments: Beverages, Food, Cigarettes, and Other Products and Services. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. A six-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets. The report profiles 113 companies including many key and niche players such as Azkoyen SA, Crane Co., Crane Merchandising Systems, Dixie-Narco, Inc., Cubic Corp., Fuji Electric Co., Ltd., Glory Ltd., GTECH Corporation, Maas International Europe B.V, Royal Vendors Inc., Sanden Corp., Sanden-Vendo America, Inc., and Westomatic Vending Services Ltd. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1Disclaimers I-2Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1A Quick Primer II-1Current & Future Analysis II-1Factors Impacting Demand of Vending Machines in the WorldwideMarket (On a Scale of 1-10) II-2Economic Volatility Continues to Pose Challenge II-2Impact of Recession: A Review II-3Intelligent Vending Machines - Marking an Era of Innovations II-3Cashless Vending Machines Spur Convenience Drive II-4Healthy Vending Machines Gain Traction II-5Calorie Counts Add A New Dimension to Healthy Vending Machines II-5Wireless Vending Machines - A High Potential Market II-6Demographics, Macroeconomic Factors Influences Demand forVending Machines II-6Convenience: A Key Driver II-6Vendors Pay Special Focus on Young Consumer II-6A Healthy Product Mix Is Key II-7Demand for Energy Efficient Vending Machines II-7Innovation Coupled with Functionality is the Way to Go! II-8Right Locations: Key to Revenue Growth II-8Customers Demand for Refined Quality and Flavors II-8Vending Machine Industry - Poised for High Growth inDeveloping Countries II-8International Manufacturers - Expanding their Presence inDeveloping Countries II-9Availability of Electronic Items through Vending Machines - ANew Trend II-9Key Challenges II-10Vandalism II-10Legislations II-10Underage Smoking Concerns II-10Obesity - Affecting the Vending Machine Industry II-10