With consumers wanting quick and convenient access to various products, it is possible to buy almost anything in a modern vending machine.
This post features a collection of the world’s most unusual vending machines.
Socks Vending Machine
Useful machine for when you are in desperate need of socks.
Apple iPod Vending Machine
Innovative vending machine where you can buy an iPod by selecting it on a touchscreen and entering your credit card information.
Gold Vending Machine
The gold from the “Gold-to-Go” vending machine comes with its own gift box, and at a price 20% cheaper than what customers could get at a German bank.
Replacement Body Parts Vending Machine
To highlight the consequences of poor work safety practices, WorkSafe Victoria brought to life the terrifying nature of work place incidents with this striking installation. A vending machine designed to sell spare body parts. The Body-O-Matic.
Wine Vending Machine
Anger Release Vending Machine
Passive aggressive anger release machine by Yarisal and Kublitz allows you to experience the most satisfying feeling when a piece of China breaks into million pieces. All you have to do is insert a coin, and a piece of China will slowly move forwards and fall into the bottom of the machine.
Bike Vending Machine
Bike Dispenser allows you to rent a bicycle from one vending machine, ride it to your destination, and then drop it off at another vending machine.
After Party Shoes Vending Machine
Vending machines conveniently located in clubs and restaurants around London sell comfortable after party Rollasole ballet flats.
Board Game Vending Machine
Unusual vending machine from Japan that sells board games.
Best Buy Vending Machine
Now you can buy tech gadgets directly from Best Buy vending machine in the Dallas/Forth Worth airport.
Pizza Vending Machine
Wonder Pizza is developing a vending machine that cooks and serves 9″ whole pizzas in just under 2 minutes.
Boardshorts Vending Machine
Vending machines containing limited edition Quiksilver boardshorts and bikinis can be found at The Standard Hotels in Hollywood, Los Angeles, New York, and Miami.
Pot Vending Machine
In Los Angeles, 24-hour medical marijuana vending machines will distribute the drug to people with cards authorizing use.
Books Vending Machine
Vending machine that sells books spotted at London Gatwick airport.
Soccer Ball Vending Machine
Nike “Joga Bonito” vending machine sells soccer balls.
Gun Vending Machine
These vending machines were placed on university campuses and in shopping malls demonstrating how easy it is to get hold of a gun in South Africa. The line under “insert coin below” reads: “Your donation will go to the Gun Control Alliance, for a gun-free South Africa”.
Jeans Vending Machine
Cool vending machine that allows you to purchase Closed jeans.
Also check out: 14 Cool Vending Machines from Japan