How old is my Dixie Narco vending machine?

The age of Dixie-Narco products is determined by the date code incorporated in the serial number. The vendor serial number takes the form xxxx-yyyyzz. The first 4 digits (xxxx) identify the specific vendor. The next 4 digits (yyyy) identify the manufacturing run that the vendor was built in.

Why was Coke 5 cents for so long?

If the bottlers or a corner store decided to raise the price of a bottle of Coke, Coca-Cola wouldn’t get any extra money. So, if you’re Coca-Cola, you want to somehow keep the price down at 5 cents so you can sell as much syrup as possible to the bottlers. That contract with the bottlers eventually got renegotiated.

How much was a Coke in the 50s?

However, in part because of the costs of rebranding (changing all of their advertisements as well as the psychological associations among consumers) the price of Coca-Cola remained at five cents until the late 1950s (equivalent to $0.44 in 2020).

How old is the Vendo Coca Cola machine?

VINTAGE COCA COLA / “VENDO” LATE 50’s-EARLY 60’s STYLE / MINI VENDING MACHINE. 1955 Vendo 81 Coca-Cola Coke Machine Model 81-A ORIGINAL Condition SURVIVOR!! Matching Pair ACE Chicago Lock Vending Machine Keys Soda Coke Coca-Cola? KW109 Coca Cola machine, model VMC 44, dated 1956, ready for restoration.

Are there any vintage Coke Machines for sale?

SUPER RARE! Vendo 242 Coke Coca-Cola Machine 5 Cent ALL ORIGINAL COOLING TO 32 1950s Coca Cola spin top vending soda machine, Model A-23E. Buyers enjoying the ease and convenience of shopping on eBay can find a variety of vintage Coke machines for sale whether to use, restore, or collect.

Is the Coca Cola Vendo 39 still working?

Coke Machine Vendo 39 in good working order. Beautiful Vendo 1952 Model# 39 Coca-Cola Machine – Great Looking! Original Door Latch Strike for Vendo & Vendorlator V-39, V-81 & V-110 81 others?

What was the name of the first Vendo soda machine?

The Vendo F83 Coca Cola machine (mechanical version) was Vendo’s first mass produced, upright, coin operated soda machine. To operate the Vendo 83 (mechanical version), you insert 5 or 10 cents in the coin slot located at the upper right corner.