The hardest part in purchasing a vending machine is selecting a good supplier. A quick search on different suppliers will surprise you. The advertising model of most of the providers is similar and difficult to tell who can offer the best services. A new vendor in the market can have outstanding advertisement of the services they offer. However, most of them lack the expertise and professional code of conduct to operate the business. Before making an order conduct a comprehensive audit of the dealer. The following are tips to finding a good air vending machine supplier.
Finding A Good Air Vending Machine Supplier
Customer care services
The best suppliers are outstanding in the way they operate their business. in the market offer presale and after sales services. Though this should not be the prime reason why you should hire a supplier, looking into the pre and after sales services of a supplier is important. If prior transport is required to inspect the machine and the facility, the seller should cater for the transport expenses. After sale service includes transport of the vending machine, installation of the machine and assembling of the machine.
Reputation of the supplier
A reputable supplier is one who previous customers are happy and contented with the services that were offered to them. In this case, search for testimonies from a customer who have already done business with the supplier. In addition to this, look into whether these companies and client do exist or they are a dummy, for the sake of marketing. Reputable suppliers settle disputes arising from the sale of their products in a professional way. Do not narrow down to one supplier at this stage. Have a list of potential and chose the best among them after considering other factors that we are going to discuss below.
A warranty is an assurance that the seller is selling legitimate products. The warranty should cover a reasonable amount of time. Mostly one year. It should cover any malfunctioning of the machine. The process of claiming the warranty should not be a complex one.
Experience of the supplier
Be sure to ask about the relevant experience that the dealer has about supplying air vending machines. Establish how long the supplier has in the business. Ask for proof of tenders and contracts that the suppliers have done. Look into the legitimacy of the proof provided. Ask about the qualification of the supplier’s team. More importantly, look at the academic and professional qualifications of the team.
Price of the vending machine
Different suppliers charge different cost on the services they provide. Some charge very low prices while others charge relatively high prices. Some costs charged by the suppliers may not be reasonable. Some suppliers will charge very low prices and later compromise on the quality. Go for the supplier who fits into your budget.