Uncon-vend-tional: The Country’s Most Bizarre Vending Machines

 

Uncon-vend-tional: The Country’s Most Bizarre Vending Machines


Candy and soda vending machines are common; you see them everywhere, but did you know there’s a whole world of machines out there vending all kinds of unique offerings that you may have never seen before?


  1. New York City, Los Angeles, and Dallas have baked up some sidewalk cupcake ATMs, where you can purchase a decadent dessert with your credit card.

 

  1. In Philadelphia, you’ll find vending machines that sport locks of real human hair, which ladies can use for enhancement and elongation.

 

  1. Looking for clear and radiant skin while on the go? There’s a Proactive acne treatment products vending machine in—where else—Hollywood, California.

 

  1. Pennsylvania’s Shippensburg University and California’s Pomona College sport vending machines that carry Plan B medication (aka the morning-after pill).

 

  1. In Los Angeles, a hot-and-ready burrito machine offers Chorizo Sausage, Roasted Potato, Uncured Bacon, Free-Range Chicken, or Shredded Beef flavors.

 

  1. Go green with this machine: The “Swap-o-matic” in Brooklyn lets you trade in your used goods for something new, with no monetary transaction.

 

  1. In Beverly Hills those with a refined pallet and a fat wallet can visit neighborhood mall vending machines that serve gourmet caviar, escargot, and truffles.

 

  1. In Cedar Creek, Texas, you can indulge in a baked pecan pie from Berdoll Pecan Farm, served from a vending machine right outside its retail store.

 

  1. At the end of a long night, aching ladies in California and Las Vegas can stop by a vending machine to buy a pair of comfortable but stylish ballet flats.

 

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