Electric Vehicle - You want some chocolates with that?
In Japan owners of an electric vehicle can charge up their vehicle while they visit a vending machine, for a beverage, or some candy.
The Japanese vendor will install charging points near their current vending machines.
Japan vending machines to charge electric cars
Ten Japanese companies said Monday they plan to install electric vehicle chargers at the sites of beverage vending machines across Japan in a cost-cutting tie-up.The consortium includes Forking Co., a major vending machine operator, and Panasonic Electric Works which will develop and produce electric vehicle chargers with rivals.