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Vending still not a healthy choice?

November 25, 2009
By Administrator


Nov. 25, 2009 – Akiia James, a web producer and health and fitness blogger for, was excited for new, healthier vending machines to be placed in the office, until they arrived.

Nov. 25, 2009 – Here's what James has to say after the new vending machines arrived in her office:
"The same old choices were available with additional unhealthy choices. In addition to high calorie, high sugar sodas, we now have energy drinks. The usual suspects including, chips, cookies and candy bars still exist. And then there are some new items – pre-packaged, ready to heat foods like burritos and sandwiches. At my old job we called that kind of vending the wheel of death."

What are you doing to ensure your vending machines include healthy choices, what new products have you offered? Tell us how you’re promoting healthy choices in vending.

Read more of James's comments at under Blogs.