China International Vending Machines & Self-service Facilities Fair 2018
China VMF 2018
Date: March 4th-6th, 2018
Venue: China Import Export Fair Complex
Address: 382 Yuejiang Middle Rd, Haizhu District, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
From Vending Machine to Vending Store: Drastic Progress in Chinese Vending
While vending machine is expecting a 44% jump of installation base by 2018 according to MCR, smart vending store is also showing immense potentials with BingoBox unveiling plans for another 1000 chain stores in 2018, and recently Alibaba launching its own vending store called Taocafe. This leap from vending machine to vending store reflects astounding growth in China’s vending industry!
Review of China VMF 2017
China VMF 2017 was successfully concluded with 21,080 person-time visitors (up 40%) and 230 exhibitors, including 80% China’s top suppliers such as Easy Touch, Ubox, Kubota, TKB, Fuji Electric, Easivend, Kimma, TCN, Fu Lei, Foxconn, Yinhai Star, Convenisun, Joyi Vendor, etc. Most exhibitors launched new machines for unconventional vending items with mobile payment functions or smart management systems, which fully revealed the new market direction.
About China VMF 2018
Seeing the unrivaled popularity of China VMF 2017, the organizing committee is going to double the show floor in order to host an estimated 300 exhibitors and 30,000 person-time visitors. And to present a more comprehensive industry chain to visitors, gift vending machine will be newly added to the exhibition scope, while vending machines suppliers still make up the majority. Payment system and mobile payment will also be a new focus for the show.