Healthy vending machines in schools
Do you want healthy vending solutions for your school?
Intelfoods cares about the new generation and does it’s best to promote a healthy lifestyle in schools. If you are Superintendent, Principal, or School Administrator, you also care about providing healthy vending solutions for your school.
Thanks to Intelligent Foods On Demand, you can create a completely custom vending platform for any school and give both your students and staff an unprecedented level of convenience. The advanced technology found across our entire platform can go as far as providing students with full meals, which automates the flow of food service in busy cafeterias during peak meal hours.
At the start of the 2014/15 school year, the Federal Government put in place new regulations governing all snacks and foods sold in schools – including vending machines. Called the Smart Snacks in School initiative, the program outlines detailed nutritional criteria and is designed to reinforce healthy eating habits.
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Benefits of Healthy Vending Machines in Schools
Throughout history, schools and vending machines have always gone hand in hand. However, what used to be a humble snack machine sitting in the corner of a cafeteria can now be something much more.
Thanks to Intelligent Foods on Demand, you can have a complete retail vending machine for any school and give both your students and staff an unprecedented level of convenience. The advanced technology found in all of our machines can go as far as providing students with full meals, which automates the flow of food service in busy cafeterias during lunch time. Additionally, healthy food and beverages in school vending machines promote better health and create a culture of quality food awareness.
Safe and Convenient Full Service Solution to Healthy Vending
In addition to providing students with everyday drinks and snacks, our school vending machine solutions can complement the role of a real-life cafeteria staff.
By using our proprietary software, you can sync your machine with the requirements of the Federal Free and Reduced Meal program, making it easier than ever to provide a quality school food service. Approved by the USDA, our retail solutions can help administrators save payroll while saving valuable lunchroom space for crowded schools. Students can purchase food and snacks from our machines using traditional cash or by credit cards.
Build Students’ Self Esteem and Healthy Eating Habits
Our complete solution brings a multitude of security and safety benefits to your place of education. With the wide range of point-of-sale technology available, you can provide students and faculty with nutritional information on every product in the machine, which is more important than ever when vending to today’s youth.
School vending machines are an inventory worker’s dream come true, as everything sold in our machines is easily tracked and accounted for. Whether you need to ensure you are complying to your school’s free meal standards or want to minimize students’ absence from the premises, our vending machines are the perfect answer.
The “Smart Snack in School” nutrition standards include:
- Guaranteed 100% USDA-compliant products for more nutritious snack selections, including whole grains, low-fat dairy, fruits, vegetables and leaner protein.
- State-of-the-art healthy touchscreen vending machines with nutrition information readily displayed for each product that your students love.
- Your school receives commissions on all product sales and digital advertising revenue generated by the machines. If you opt-in to the SnackNation Fundraising Opportunity, your school receives additional funds.
- Intelfoods offers an unprecedented level of service to trade schools, colleges and universities. Targeted standards allowing for variation between elementary, middle and high school age groups.