Technology now offers a new value proposition to the industry – a true end-to-end enterprise platform for the unattended retail market, paving the way for decreased operational costs, increased sales, and the ability for customers to run their business in a more efficient and competitive way. This session will provide key information on how you can leverage technology to optimize your operations along with valuable insights and best practices from operators across the United States.
EVP, Corporate Development
Anant is the EVP of Corporate Development at USA Technologies. In this role, I am working towards expanding the USAT reach beyond vending and establishing a firmer foothold in new and emerging markets, as well as more deeply penetrating existing verticals in the near vending world. Anant is focused primarily on expanding the USAT Cashless and Logistics services to the broader Unattended Retail world, including new and emerging markets. Prior to this role, Anant was the co-founder and President of Cantaloupe Systems, which was recently acquired by USA Technologies. Anant’s favorite vending snack is Twix.
Vice President of Operations
One Source Office Refreshment
Jared Detwiler is the Vice President of Operations at One Source Office Refreshment Services, Inc. located in Pottstown, PA. Jared has worked for One Source for the past 16 years, with 11 of them being full-time. After graduating from Shippensburg University with a BSBA and a major in marketing, he joined One Source as a route supervisor in 2007. After 3 years, he moved into the Operations Manager role and in early 2013 began a companywide technology roll out. In 2017 Jared was promoted to his current position as Vice President of Operations. Jared has helped One Source implement an aggressive growth strategy over the past 5 years through technology, strategic planning and leadership while utilizing both organic growth and acquisition in their market area.
President and COO
All Star Services
Duncan Smith is the Vice President and COO for All Star Services, Inc., headquartered in Port Huron, Michigan with additional locations in Bad Axe, Freeland and Novi. He represents the 3rd generation in the family owned and operated business. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a degree in Economics and a Master’s in Accounting. In 2008 Duncan led the early adoption of telemetry, dynamic scheduling and pre-kitting at All Star. He continues to use technology to push All Star to be an industry leader.
K&R Vending Services
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