A Day in the Life of (Almost) Every Vending Machine in the World

Tom Lamont’s insightful essay makes you consider both the people standing in front of the vending machine and those behind its inception.

The midget gems could go anywhere, really, and today he decided to give them a try in primetime – halfway along, halfway up. In vending, this part of the job, as delicate as flower arrangement, is known as planogramming.

Author: Tom Lamont
Source: The Guardian
Published: Apr 14, 2022
Length: 26 minutes (6,580 words)
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