Companies all over Florida have been converting from traditional vending to micro markets, including several of our customers across the state. In fact, a recent press release described this and other trends we’re seeing in the market.
When it comes to office vending and unattended foodservice options, there are changes on the horizon. What trends should companies expect to grapple with?
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As competition for talent becomes fiercer due to a strong labor market, employers are looking for ways to differentiate. One way is to offer stronger perks onsite, like better food and beverage options.
Vending machines are a popular option for providing quick, convenient snacks – but they’re not the only option anymore. Now, micro markets can provide self-service retail for a broader range of snack, meal, and beverage options, and a pantry service can offer even more variety. But which choice is right for you? Although these options are certainly not mutually exclusive, one or more will result in the best experience for your employees as well as any customers that may come to your location.
Staff at the Jacksonville office, which supports the US Department of Education’s Office of Federal Student Aid, loves the convenience and flexibility of Florida Fresh’s snack and meal options
You can’t start your morning (or fight the post-lunch slump) without it – coffee! In the workplace, our relationship with coffee and other hot beverages has experienced a shift. Gone are the days when generic drip coffee and powdered creamer were the only options. Now, a variety of choices are available for your caffeine fix. And workers, especially in the Millennial generation, demand more choices which often require different office coffee equipment and higher-end products.
Micro markets are self-checkout retail spaces located in your workplace that offer a range of fresh food and beverage products, giving employees more lunch and snack options without having to leave work.
With a broader range of on-site food options and easy-to-use touchscreen checkout kiosks, along with a friendlier feel...
We spend more waking hours at work than we do with our own families. In fact, the average person spends more than 90,000 hours at work over the course of a lifetime. In a tight labor market, employers need to be thinking about every possible avenue to ensure employees remain happy and engaged at work.