CD / DVD / Blu-ray / Games Vending

CDs, DVDs, Blu-rays, and games are ideally sized for vending. They are failry standard in size and quite compact, so a large number of items can be stocked in a single machine, reducing the need for regular re-filling and, therefore, operator input. They are also relatively high value items so make vending a particularly attractive financial proposition, especially in the right retail location. The return on sales of CDs, DVDs, Blu-rays and games in such settings is potentially high, even higher where there are no competing retail outlets. This type of vending also lends itself perfectly to high-end machine innovation and add-ons such as touch screens and displays, which provide great consumer interaction and promotion opportunities. Using high-end software, it is also possible to design plug-ins that would allow digital media downloads directly from the machine front-end.

Alternatively, a machine located within a store selling CDs, DVD, Blu-rays and games but stocked with a small number of the best selling items could reduce queuing at check-outs and reduce pressure on staff (i.e. selling the latest chart hits etc).

CD, DVD, Blu-ray and computer games are often associated with film and other media performance settings. Locating a machine within a multiplex cinema to vend soundtracks of feature films, related games, or DVDs of earlier episodes in a series eg Harry Potter, could also tempt spontaneous purchasing, and support overall marketing. Likewise, provision of vending machines to sell CDs made by the feature artist(s) might similarly be attractive at music concerts.

In view of their compact size, CDs, DVDs, Blu-rays and games are prone to shoplifting, particularly if they do not have associated anti-theft and security protection. Vending machines, by definition, have inbuilt security, which avoids the need for other measures, including the need for retail staff to put discs in boxes at the point of sale.

Products associated with CDs and DVDs, eg headphones, can also be sold in the same machine as the primary item.

View Our Vending Consultancy Page

Show/hide more...

Highlighted Deals

The History is Coming

SandenVendo probably needs no introduction as one of the leading technology companies in...

Period Poverty Initiatives

Period poverty is still one of the most prominent topics of today, with more and more...

Make a difference with vending

'Recycling' vending machines are on the rise in our supermarkets. Since the end of last...

The Techy Side!

So, it has taken some time, (as we have been absolutely rushed off our feet at...

More new vending options

After our little revelation yesterday, we have some more for you today! Sadly, the...

New vending options.

We have been busy at Intelligent Vending! Now, on our website we have some exciting news!...

Let the Celebrations begin

Congratulations to the AVA celebrating 90 years today.

90 years in 2 days

In 2 days it is here. The 90 year anniversary celebrations begin. Make sure you don’t...

Milk it some more!

It was noted in a previous Intelligent Vending blog, Milk it, that a new visionary...

The AVA countdown

Only 1 week to go until the live AVA show. The Automatic Vending Association are...

90 years of the AVA

Less than 2 weeks to go until the live AVA show. The Automatic Vending Association are...

Pockets full of Posy’s

Automated retail is currently coming in leaps and bounds, with more and more products on...

The Snack Evolution is here

The wait is now over. SandenVendo have produced an insight into the future of vending...

Social Meta

Make sure you are following Intelligent Vending and Intelligent Wholesale with your...

Offers galore!

For those of you who haven't visited us at Intelligent Wholesale, the new offers have...

Coming soon

New exciting deals are being launched by Intelligent Vending from their Intelligent...

Tick, tock.

Intelligent Wholesale only have a few days left of their special offers. Make sure you...

Always use protection

Personal Protection Equipment vending machines provide the means of addressing challenges...

Grab your bargains!

Sale ends soon. Last few days for the products we have on sale. Grab your bargain quick...

Travel light(er)

When packing a suitcase to go anywhere for any length of time there are always two things...

Email Shopping Cart

Name:

Email Address:

Company (Optional):

Telephone (Optional):

Close