Though it could probably be used for vending candy, the manufacturer
uses it to dispense encapsulated toys. The Capsulestation is made by
one of the world's largest toy manufacturers. The vending machines
are gaining in popularity in the UK, and are being made available by
John Potts Vending Services:
"We currently stock vending machines from Bandai (Capsulestation),
Tomy (Gacha), Chupa Chups, Beaver, Discapa and Fiam."
More on the Capsulestation on this page:
If you'd like to contact John Potts Vending Services regarding
how to contact Bandai regarding the Capsulestation, they have
a contact page here, where you can contact them by phone, fax
"11 Holystone Avenue,
Regent Farm Estate,
Newcastle Upon Tyne,
Tel/Fax 0191 284 5794 "
The machines are likely manufactured in Japan, but Bandai has a
holding company in California, which might be a better place to
"Effective January 2, 2006, NAMCO BANDAI Holdings Inc. of Tokyo,
Japan will form a U.S. holding company, NAMCO BANDAI Holdings
(USA) Inc. (NBHU)."
NAMCO BANDAI Holdings (USA) Inc.
5551 Katella Avenue
Cypress, CA 90630
Nevertheless, they have an English website in Japan, here:
As of January 11, 2006, the address of NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.
is given as "Yaguchi, Ohta-ku, Tokyo, Japan", on this page, but
no international phone number is provided:
This page gives an overview of the companies under their wing,
along with links to their websites. Of course, many are in
Google Finance has an informative page about the company,
with the followng contact information:
"Kounan Minatoku, TKY 108-0075 JPN +81-3-57835500 (Phone)"
Hoovers provides the following contact information for the
"9F Taiyo Life Shinagawa Building, 2-16-2, Konan, Minato-ku
Tokyo, 108-0075, Japan
Fax: +81-3-3847-5067 "
That should suffice to get you where you want to go, but if
you have any questions, please post a Request for Clarification.
Additional information may be found from an exploration of
the links resulting from the Google searches outlined below.
Searches done, via Google:
"namco bandai holdings inc"
"namco bandai holdings inc" "tokyo japan
"namco bandai holdings inc" "Yaguchi, Ohta-ku, Tokyo, Japan
"namco bandai holdings inc" phone