Vending Machine Mystery

Sean Ditmore, a student worker who is known for his smarts, made a
wonderful observation. Why is that vending machines put non-breakable
items like gum on the bottom row and breakable items like candy bars on
the top?

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5 thoughts on “Vending Machine Mystery

  1. I’d be willing to lay odds that it’s because the other products make them more money, and so they want them closer to eye-level to increase the odds of your buying it. Stores do the same basic thing. Look at the placement of the products the next time you’re in Wal-Mart and see what I mean.

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