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The choice of popcorn machines is wide. Popcorn machines are produced in China and Europe. But the most professional and quality popcorn machines are made in the U.S.
There are three categories of popcorn machines: small (4-8oz), medium (12-18oz) and large (20oz and more). If you do not want to risk, then you can start a business with relatively inexpensive small popcorn machines. They operate on 220 volts and have a small size. The most popular equipment in this segment are FunPop 04oz, 2450 exd Master pop, 2488 Super 88 Popcorn Machine, all produced by same Gold Medal company.
Vending business appeared in the United States. In 1888 vending machine for chewing gum was patented in the U.S. In 2001 vending in the U.S. totaled $24.34 billion (in 1992 - $ 17.4 billion). More than 35% of vending machines in the U.S. are installed at the industrial enterprises, 27% - in offices, 9% - in schools, about 5% in hotels, restaurants and hospitals, 12% in public places.
There are a huge number of varieties of vending businesses. For example, music vending machines are installed in bars, cafes, restaurants and other entertainment establishments. Modern vending machines can play music and video clips or commercials.
Ice cream vending machines offer consumers several types of ice cream. The oldest design have chewing gum vending machines. Such vending machines are very common in all countries and are still in demand.
And this is just the tip of an iceberg, because the potential of the vending business, according to analysts, is not exhausted even half-way in any country in the world.
Modern espresso machine is fully automated: it will grind the right amount of coffee powder, prepare espresso and remove of oily coffee grounds. After a few seconds you can enjoy a cup of aromatic coffee. To prepare quality drink special skills not required, and this is the main advantage of automatic espresso makers, most of which, in addition to espresso, also can make cappuccino and latte.
There are several types of devices for making coffee:
- * Espresso coffee machines, without built-in coffee grinder;
- * Combo espresso coffee machines, combining in one housing an espresso maker and coffee grinder;
- * Combined coffee machine, combining in one housing espresso maker and drip coffee machine;
- * Coffee espresso machines.
Fog machine is the equipment needed for concerts, shows and discoteques. At discos, you can see beautiful fog illuminated by the rays of light devices. This impressive effect is created by fog generator which is called fog machine. Such devices not only generate fog, but also scatter it in desired direction, as a result - rays of light become more extensive and visible even in daylight.
The properties of fog generated by fog machines differ from the usual smoke from the fire. Because during the "production" of fog there is no flames and combustion products, it is absolutely harmless to health and has no pungent smell. Fog machine produces fog from a special liquid. Liquid for fog machines consists of distilled water mixed with a certain amount of distilled glycerin. Often, flavors are added to the liquid for fog machines. Depending on the desired time of fog dispersion, liquid fog fast, medium and long action is used.
True coffee connoisseurs do not accept ground coffee from the shop and especially instant coffee. Coffee beans should be ground just before making coffee so as not to lose the true flavor and taste. There are three types of coffee grinders and each type has its own features and drawbacks.
The first type is manual coffee grinder. Millstones of manual coffee grinder carefully grind beans. You control the entire process by yourself. Time of grinding takes about 15-20 minutes. The mechanism is based on millstones, grinding degree can be adjusted, and ready coffee is colected in a special drawer. Compartment for beans can be open and closed....