Brand’s Craig Goodman Heads Bulk Vending Safety Committee


By Vending Times Staff Reporter – Issue Date: Vol. 55, No. 4, April 2015, Posted On: 4/1/2015 PHOENIX — The National Bulk Vendors Association has named Craig Goodman chairman of the association’s Product Safety and Compliance Committee. Goodman is sales manager of Ventura, CA-based Brand Vending Products. The committee is responsible for monitoring state and national legislation for any proposed changes […]

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Brand’s New Capsule Toys Cultivate Creativity


by Nick Montano, Vending Times – Issue Date: Vol. 53, No. 6, June 2013, Posted On: 6/11/2013 SCOTTSDALE, AZ — Brand Vending Products has taken the wraps off three capsule items designed to engage the imaginations of young patrons during the summer vacation. The new items belong to Brand’s first self-vend, do-it-yourself line. Grobubbles is a 2″ capsule containing organic […]

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Brand Unveils Limited Edition Luminous Sqwishland Series


by Tim Sanford, Vending Times – Issue Date: Vol. 51, No. 5, May 2011, Posted On: 6/2/2011 SCOTTSDALE, AZ — Now available from Brand Vending Products is the latest addition to its popular Sqwishland line, a glow-in-the-dark limited edition mix. Sqwishland animal figurines are packed in 1″ capsules accompanied by unique codes that purchasers can redeem for “Sqwish Cash” when playing the online Sqwishland […]

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BRAND VENDING PRODUCTS: Industry Innovator Marks 20 Years In Business


by Hank Schlesinger, Vending Times – Issue Date: Vol. 51, No. 2, February 2011, Posted On: 2/21/2011 When Brand Vending Products first opened its doors for business in 1991, the flat segment of bulk vending bore little resemblance to what it is today. Launched by Randy and Lauri Brand, the company brought temporary tattoos to the industry. Flat vending was still seen as […]

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Democracy of play in a capsule


by Dax Logue, Brand Vending Products – August 6th, 2010 SCOTTSDALE, AZ — is taking the online world by storm with 29 million units sold and it’s just out of Beta – making the iPad sales look sluggish. With its very simple concept, it’s hard to know why it hasn’t been done before. Think vending […]

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Pros And Cons Of Licensed Products


by Hank Schlesinger, Vending Times – Issue Date: Vol. 49, No.9, September 2009, Posted On: 9/11/2009 Licensed products entered the bulk vending industry in a big way more than a decade ago, and though right now they may be down, they’re far from out. According to experts in both the licensing and bulk vending businesses, the category will remain viable and […]

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Bulk Vending Show Sees Success Amid Weak Trade Atmosphere


by Hank Schlesinger, Vending Times – Issue Date: Vol. 49, No.4, April 2009, Posted On: 4/20/2009 LAS VEGAS — A reinvigorated National Bulk Vendors Association shined at Bally’s Casino Las Vegas, where the association held its annual convention and trade show from April 16 to 18. The NBVA show exceeded expectations, and drew rave reviews from both operators and exhibitors. “Surprise! […]

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It’s all about the kids!


by Dax Logue, Brand Vending Products – April 5th, 2006 Brand Mails Spring-Summer Catalog Sporting New Mantra Brand Vending Products, a leading manufacturer and supplier of flat vendibles and capsuled toys, has announced the availability of its new catalogue. Featuring 50 pages that incorporate the firm’s complete line, the recently released catalog boasts a new look […]

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IN STEP WITH LAURI LOGUE: Flat Vend Innovator Advances Genre By Emphasizing Merchandise Value


by Hank Schlesinger, Vending Times – Issue Date: Vol. 44, No. 12, December 2004, Posted On: 12/14/2004 SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Shhhhhhh’ Lauri Logue is one of those “quiet trailblazers.” Since co-founding Brand Vending Products more than a decade ago, she’s not only become a bulk vending icon, but has led the way for women in the industry. Although not the first […]

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