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Smart Snacks In School Rules News Is Sweeping the Nation

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

The countdown has begun: 71 days remain. As schools race to comply with the USDA’s Smart Snacks In School rules with only 71 days before the July 1st deadline, the media is taking notice. What Are the Smart Snacks In School Rules? The Smart Snacks In School rules require all schools that accept assistance from the National School Lunch Program revamp their offerings in

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HUMAN Ranks as “Top Homebased Business” by Entrepreneur

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

Have you been wondering whether you could run a healthy vending business out of your home? The answer is YES! HUMAN was recently ranked #1 in category and #81 overall on Entrepreneur Magazine’s list of “Top Homebased Businesses.” Two of HUMAN’s top franchisees, Trevor Hawley and Zach Dirks, even had a full-page feature in the issue because they run their homebased healthy vending business out of a

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Healthy Vending Franchise Makes Headlines: Columbus, GA

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

HUMAN Healthy Vending Franchisees Greg Burch and Liz Wise made headlines at their local NBC station last week for helping to improve the nutrition of kids in their community by launching healthy vending machines in schools. Their story: Why start a healthy vending franchise? As parents, Greg and Liz are both passionate about the health and wellness of their own children and know the

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HUMAN Partners with National School Boards Association: Healthy Vending Machines in Schools to Become the Norm

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

With all of the changes to school nutrition on the horizon, HUMAN is teaming up with the National School Boards Association (NSBA) to ensure members know why healthy vending machines in schools will soon be required.   What is the NSBA Partnership? HUMAN is now an official service partner of the National School Boards Association, a not-for-profit organization representing state associations of school boards and their

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Top 10 Reasons to Choose HUMAN as your Healthy Vending Franchise

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

Entrepreneur Magazine recently ranked HUMAN as the #1 Fastest-Growing Vending Franchise and we know that it’s the following ten differentiating factors that have made us a top choice for those looking at healthy vending franchises. 1.  HUMAN Can Cost Less Consider that our “Versatile” machine costs $5,500.00, while our competitors sell a very similar machine for close to $8,000.00. And, as you grow and

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Franchise for Veterans: HUMAN Ranks Above the Rest

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

Why is HUMAN the perfect franchise for veterans? Find out in our Top 3 list below! 1. Veterans receive a discounted Franchise Fee In appreciation for their service, HUMAN offers Veterans a 10% discount off their franchise fee. 2. HUMAN is co-founded by a former Naval Officer, Andy Mackensen After serving as a US Naval Officer and being honorably discharged in 2004, HUMAN Co-Founder

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Top 5 Food and Beverage Trends in 2014

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

HUMAN’s leadership is consistently thinking outside the box, finding new technologies and opportunities to affect its mission to make healthy food more convenient than junk food, and disrupting the vending industry. So, where does HUMAN ‘s leadership rank on Food Navigator’s list of Top 10 Food and Beverage Entrepreneurs? Click below to find out!   When you see what the Top 10 Entrepreneurs in

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HUMAN Leaves a Big Impression on 2013

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

Below, we count down the top 5 statistics that prove HUMAN left a big impression on 2013. These data points also indicate that in 2013 HUMAN took huge strides towards achieving its mission to create “easy nutrition everywhere.”   5) 2,897 The number of snacks sold in 2013 via HUMAN’s newest healthy snack distribution platform, micro markets After launching the first HUMAN Healthy Market in

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Four Questions to Ask When Choosing a Franchise

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

Choosing a franchise can be an arduous task, but one of the first steps to making the right decision is asking the right questions. We want to make it easier for you by passing along the know-how of our franchisees who have been there, done that. Jason Bryant and Karen Morais—a franchisee team based in Concord, New Hampshire—describe, below, the four questions you should

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2013′s Impact on the Vending Industry: Will 2014 Be the “Year of Healthy Vending”?

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Biomedical Engineer who earned his degree from The Johns Hopkins University & Columbia University. Named one of Forbes’ Top 30 Under 30 in 2013. Co-Founded America’s first Pure Play healthy vending company in 2003.

Over the course of 2013, there were some major developments in the vending industry that will change the way vending operators service their customers for the foreseeable future. Below, we review the top shifts that took place over 2013 and reveal how these events will require a shift toward healthy vending in the upcoming year. “Smart Snacks In School” was Finalized What is this?

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