With economic development and technological progress, more and more vending machines appear in schools, factories, subways, hospitals and other major places. Artificial intelligence self-service is the development trend of various industries. Of course, the retail industry also No exception.
There are many types of vending machines on the market, including beverage vending machines, snack vending machines, fruit and vegetable vending machines, dairy products vending machines, comprehensive product vending machines, etc. Although there are many types of vending machines, but They use only a handful of cargo channels. Let’s take a look at those types.
The spring aisle belongs to the type of cargo lane put into use in the early research and development. This kind of aisle has a simple structure and low cost. When used, the spring rotates to drop the goods to the outgoing port.
Recommended products: beverages, snacks and other neat products
Advantages: low cost, many types of goods can be sold.
Disadvantages: easy to get stuck and complicated to replenish
2. Crawler aisle
The crawler type, which is a derivative of the spring cargo lane, has more restrictions and is suitable for selling products with fixed packaging that are not easy to fall.
Recommended products: lunch boxes, instant noodles, biscuits, packaged cakes and other products that are relatively neat and not easy to fall
Advantages: You can sell the whole packaged products, and the product display is good.
Disadvantages: high replenishment requirements, cumbersome operation, and easy dumping of goods, causing the entire cargo lane to be unable to sell products
3. Intelligent lifting aisle (direct push version + elevator)
The intelligent elevator ailse is a new type of cargo lane that uses infrared sensor technology and a precision mechanical transmission system to achieve accurate and soft shipment of goods.
Recommended products: wines, pre-packaged pastries, fresh products, cosmetics, etc. There are almost no restrictions on product categories.
Advantages: The cargo lane can be adjusted flexibly, can sell various commodities, realize the unlimited sales of fragile products, glass products, and small and micro commodities. The commodities can be displayed in all directions through the door of tempered glass, and the space utilization rate is high.
Disadvantages: The cargo conveyor system is sophisticated and the manufacturing cost is high.
4. Lattice cabinet
Lattice cabinet is that each lattice has a separate intelligent access control system, and each lattice can put a product in it.
Recommended products: adult products, fresh food, etc.
Advantages: Small restrictions on goods, no influence between products, simple construction, low manufacturing cost.
Disadvantages: a small number of products sold