Make the world a vending machine!
Not all of it...just some!
When consumers want the double whammy of convenience but greater diversity, range and choice, challenges abound about about whether stores should "store" inventory to drive a great experience that also converts. But this depends enormously on where people are, what they're doing and what they want or need at that time.
As vending machines have sold us everything from holy water to spliff, looking at them from a "Bytes to Bricks" perspective could perhaps inspire some more convenient, genuine buying experiences (and entrepreneurial retail universe) that's a little bit nicer for all of us.....