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Innovation is one of Canteen’s Core Values. As an industry leader, we seek new ideas, fresh solutions, and cutting-edge technology to provide new levels of service for our clients. Offices, hospitals, universities, and every other business we serve can count on our unwavering dedication to introduce new products and continuously develop and improve our services.

Whether it’s vending services or an Avenue C for your breakroom, snacks and supplies for your office pantry, or coffee and refreshment services for your office, innovation is one of the keys to consistent customer satisfaction. This page offers a glimpse into some of the best practices, techniques, and food offerings that are driving innovation in our industry today and helping us create the best environment for you and your employees, customers and clients.

Say hello to the humble snack machine-pretty simple, right? It may seem that way from the outside, but there’s a lot happening behind the scenes to make sure you get the product you want when you make a selection. Take a look behind ...

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We're busy people in need of an eating schedule that fits our on-the-go lifestyles, and keeping up with what's trending is something we make a priority. Providing information on what's hot in the snack industry allows you to give your team options they'll ...

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Everyone needs a little help getting through a hectic work day, no matter who you are or where you work. Well, don't you worry – we have just what you need. From inspirational and motivational quotes to life tips, our Weekly Dose of ...

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The idea for the nation's largest automated merchandising company came about when founder Nathaniel Leverone was waiting for a train. The year was 1928. He was immediately disappointed when he tried out a few coin-operated machines that produced stale product or no product at all. It ...

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We often have cravings throughout the day, whether for a particular taste (sweet, salty, sour, etc.) or specific foods. Maybe for you it’s a slice of chocolate cake or a basket of fries, but whatever the craving, there are better-for-you options that will ...

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Each new year brings resolutions to break bad habits and replace them with better ones. However, more often than not, these resolutions seem to fall by the wayside for one reason or another. We want to help you stick to your resolutions this ...

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Do you know the value of offering snack food options to your employees and customers? Snacks can transform an everyday meeting into an innovative brainstorm, create a work environment that encourages productivity and collaboration, and change your boring breakroom into a place for ...

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On average, if coffee is not readily available in the office, employees will take one 15 minute break to go get coffee off-site. These breaks can add up quickly, and we have run the numbers and included them in the infographic below along ...

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