Sprinkles Cupcakes launched their cupcake ATM machine in New York City just last week. This 24-hour Cupcake ATM is located right outside their shop, at 780 Lexington Avenue between 60th and 61st Streets. Sprinkles have been placing ATM’s across the country with locations in Beverly Hills, Chicago, Atlanta, Las Vegas, and Dallas. With the ATMs, their decadent cupcakes available anytime of the day even when their shop is closed. With a swipe of a credit card, cupcakes are dispensed in boxes at the ATM window.
Came across an article on Yahoo Food with fun facts about Sprinkle’s Beverly Hill ATM, which has been in operation for about 2 years now.
Average number of ATM cupcakes sold each day: 1,100
Number of cupcakes the ATM can hold: 700
Busiest time of day: Between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m.
Longest wait at peak times: 1 hour
Average number of flavors offered: 14
Number of cupcakes one can purchase at a time: 4
Hours per day the ATM is turned on: 24 hours (minus 20 minutes for every re-stock)
Number of times a day the machine is restocked: At least two, but up to four
Number of cupcakes added in each restock: Anywhere from 300 to 500 cupcakes