2012-03-3166
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Carthego

Vending Machine

Design

Studio Volpi S.r.l. (Gianmario Volpi, Massimo Dell‘Acqua), Italy

Red Dot
Saeco Carthego is an innovative machine which will revolutionise the vending world. Its elegant line shows an expert mix of colours, shapes and images, enhanced by LED lights. The touch screen creates new communication opportunities such as reading the news during a coffee break. The machine features quick filling up and maintenance operations; it can be remotely managed thanks to high level of connectivity.

Statement by the jury

»With its Internet access, this vending machine for snacks and beverages offers a surprising additional value. The touch screen stands out from the black corpus in a distinctive way.«