Cantaloupe Systems Receives 2014 Pros To Know Team Of The Year Award From Automatic Merchandiser And Vendingmarketwatch
San Francisco, CA – December 22, 2014 – Cantaloupe Systems, the vending industry’s premier provider of cloud-based, mobile technologies that deliver an integrated end-to-end vending solution, today announced it has been named the overall team winner of the first annual Automatic Merchandiser and VendingMarketWatch Pros to Know Award. The competition recognizes vending, micro market and office coffee service industry professionals who are leading initiatives to help prepare their company, organization and the industry for the significant challenges of today’s business climate. This award highlights both individual and group achievements that promote industry innovation and future growth.
More than 100 professionals were nominated and 85 were chosen to be 2014 Pros to Know. In addition to Cantaloupe Systems being named the Overall Team winner, the Individual Pro of the Year winner was Cantaloupe Systems’ customer, Jeff Whitacre, president and CEO of Food Express, a member of USConnect, a coalition of independent vend operations that is focused on industry technological advances, consumer product offerings and strategic supplier relationships, that Whitacre founded in 2013. The winners were chosen because they exemplify the leadership qualities that inspire and grow the vending industry. Following the overall team and individual winners are other industry members and leaders selected due to their innovation and understanding of the vending, micro market or OCS segment from an operator’s perspective.
“The Cantaloupe Systems Team is honored and humbled to be recognized for our vision of enabling the evolution of vending from an intuition-based business to a science-based business,” said Anant Agrawal, CMO of Cantaloupe Systems. “We truly believe that operators should have full control and visibility over their operations, their inventory and their people so they can more proactively, predictably and competitively run their business – we’re proud to provide innovative solutions that do just that.”
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About Cantaloupe Systems
Cantaloupe Systems is the vending industry’s premier provider of cloud-based, mobile technologies that deliver an integrated end-to-end vending retail solution for cashless vending, dynamic route scheduling, automated pre-kitting and merchandising and inventory management…all accessible by any mobile device. With a combined 100+ years vending experience, Cantaloupe Systems’ expert consultation team can help vending operators modernize their vending business resulting in increased revenue, greater route efficiencies and streamlined back office administration. Hundreds of customers, with hundreds of thousands machines connected, rely on Cantaloupe Systems’ innovative solutions to give them full control and visibility over their operations, their inventory and their people so they can more proactively, predictably and competitively run their business. Learn more about smarter vending at cantaloupesys.com.
Cantaloupe Systems is backed by Global Environment Fund of Chevy Chase, MD., and Foundation Capital of Menlo Park, CA.
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