Here's your opportunity to start reeling in some money: Vending Consultants Inc.'s Live Bait Merchandiser, a live bait vending machine you can own and operate.
The Live Bait Merchandiser can be set up at bait shops, gas stations, campgrounds, boat launches, sporting goods stores, grocery and hardware stores, and popular fishing locations with any variety of live bait. The machine costs $3,825 and is equipped with a security door, controls that allow individual pricing per selection, environmentally safe refrigeration, lighted graphics, built-in auditing controls that compute unit sales and a cash meter. Start-up inventory costs $200.
An optional heating kit, which is activated when outside temperatures are in the single digits, allows the vending machine to operate year-round, even through sub-zero weather.
Vending Consultants offers factory-direct financing and leasing programs to lessen the upfront capital needed to get started. The company also helps you locate stock at wholesale prices.
For more information, call Vending Consultants Inc. in Des Moines, Iowa, at (800) 255-0133.