"MedVend adds a piece of the puzzle that Medbox was missing in the traditional medicine dispensing sector. The ability to label medications, video conference with pharmacists, have video confirmations in real-time as to the exact medication dispensed and to whom, is truly the future of convenience and accuracy in a traditional pharmaceutical setting," stated Dr. Bruce Bedrick, CEO of Medbox, Inc. "We were fortunate to add MedVend and its valuable patent to our ever expanding portfolio of patents and companies. MedVend needed expansion capital and Medbox answered their request. Now we are a team."About Medbox, Inc: Medbox is a leader in the development, sales and service of automated, biometrically controlled dispensing and storage systems for medicine and merchandise. Medbox has offices throughout the world, including New York, Arizona, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Tokyo, London and Toronto, and has their corporate headquarters in Los Angeles. Medbox provides their patented systems, software and consulting services to pharmacies, dispensaries, urgent care centers, drug rehab clinics, hospitals, prison systems, hospice facilities, and medical groups worldwide. Medbox, Inc. is a publicly traded company, and is quoted on the OTC Markets, ticker symbol MDBX. For more information on Medbox, please contact the Medbox Investor Relations Department at (800) 762-1452 or go online to www.medboxinc.com. Forward-Looking Statements: The statements in this press release regarding state adoption of technology similar to that offered by Medbox and MedVend constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of federal securities laws. Such statements are based on our current beliefs and expectations and are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are beyond our control. In addition, such forward-looking statements are subject to assumptions with respect to future business strategies and decisions that are subject to change. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, technical advances in the industry, political conditions and economic conditions in the states considering such legislation. We do not take any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or developments after a forward-looking statement was made. SOURCE Medbox, Inc.