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|How Does It
are Three easy steps...
- Insert 50c on the
right side and R1 on the left side.
- Turn handle SLOWLY
in a full circle, clock wise, 360 degrees
- Remove the cigarette
and Answers on the Single Cigarette Vending Machine (CVM)
Q 1. Why
choose the Single Cigarette Vending machine as my investment ?
A 1. a)
than 40 % of all South Africans smoke.
lower income group prefers to buy single cigarettes because packets of
cigarettes has become very expensive and they don’t have to
will I be able to compete with a current retail outlet ?
A 2. You do not need premises or expensive staff to
man the CVM’s. Even
if the labor forces strike your product still sells.
Q 3. How
long will it take before I have my money back ?
A 3. The return on investment is between 3-5 months, +- 400%
per year !!! (Depends on
Q 4. Does the CVM require electricity ?
A 4. No, the CVM is fully mechanical and does not need
electricity source and can be placed anywhere.
Q 5. What about the government legislation?
A 5. The Government legislation specifies that no tobacco
may be sold to any person under theage of
18 years, therefore
it is important that when placing a CVM is should be placed where
the age of 18 is not
allowed or where there is supervision to ensure no cigarettes is sold
under 18 years
It is also part of the “Placement Agreement” that
of the premises take full
responsibility for ensuring that no persons under the age of 18 years
will use the CVM.
Q 6. What will be ideal locations for the CVM ?
A 6. Factories, Workshops, Companies, Coffee Shops, Bars, Hotels,
Police Stations, Jails, Mines, Hostels, Universities,
Technicons, Video Shops,
Pizza Outlets, Petrol Stations, Army Camps, Fire Stations,
Q 7. Can I up-grade from 70c to R1.00 (2 x 50c) or
R1 coin or R1 + 50c, R2 ?
A 7. a) Yes, by replacing the coin holder in the
coin mechanism you can up-grade. Cost +-R 350.00
b)When placing your order you can specify your coin setting.
Q 8. Is parts on the CVM freely available and can
I service my own CVM machines ?
A 8. Yes, parts are freely available and we will supply you
with a service instruction booklet.
Q 9. Can the CVM withstand abuse ?
A9. The CVM has been made VERY strong and tamper proof and if
installed, will withstand almost any attempt
theft. The coin mechanism has various security features of
which one is
a built-in clutch system that will prevent the breaking of
the mechanism by force. It also detects for metallic
The coin mechanism used is by far the best available on the