The crowd funding campaign went live on October 24, 2013. Backers can contribute as little as $5 to help Nature's Eats Vending purchase machines, inventory, and payment systems and technology.
Nature's Eats Vending provides healthy snacks for vegans, vegetarians, celiac sufferers and those on gluten-free diets, as well as kosher snackers.
Not only does the Nature's Eats snack selection target four specific diets, the majority of their snacks contain less than 250 calories. The snacks also comply with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’
"Whether our customers are traveling through airports or craving a midday snack at the office, we want to make sure their dietary needs are met," said Tonya Walker, Founder & CEO. "The number of vegans, vegetarians, celiac sufferers, and kosher consumers are growing rapidly each year. However, these segments are constantly ignored in the vending machine business. I want to change that. Healthy snacks should be convenient too!"
To learn more about the campaign, visit http://www.indiegogo.com/
All contributors above $25 will receive a handwritten thank you note from Tonya Walker and have their name listed on the company website. $50 contributions will receive an official Nature’s Eats Vending t-shirt. $100 and $200 contributions will be rewarded with goodie boxes full of healthy snack selections. Exclusive backers, contributing $1,500 or more will receive a branded tabletop vending machine with a customized selection of healthy snacks.
Tonya Walker went on to say, “It’s such an amazing feeling when people, complete strangers, believe is your project so much that they are willing to contribute money from their own pockets to help you pursue your passion.”
To contribute to the Nature’s Eats Vending crowd funding campaign, visit http://www.indiegogo.com/
About Nature’s Eats Vending
Nature’s Eats Vending provides vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, and kosher snacks to vending machines in schools, offices, hospitals, airports, and other public places. Snack items are clearly marked and separated based on dietary restrictions.
Nature’s Eats is also committed to ensuring everyone has access to healthy snack choices, especially those in underserved communities. Our involvement with local organizations helps educate people on the benefits of consuming natural foods and providing healthier snack choices in schools and recreation areas in underserved communities.