The kiosks are usually a turn-key solution with the necessary hardware, technology and services required to maintain an automated, small-footprint retail store.
Consumers select products using a touchscreen interface, pay for purchases using a credit or debit card and then the product is dispensed, sometimes via an internal robotic arm in the machine.
 See also
- The Body Shop deploying automated retail shops. RetailCustomerExperience.com. Retrieved on 2011-06-15.
- Alyssa, Bary. (2005-10-24) Zoom Systems Offers iPod Vending Machines | News & Opinion. PCMag.com. Retrieved on 2011-06-15.
- Now available at vending machines: GPS, iPods, cameras .... sj-r.com. July 24, 2010