Why Victoria BC is populated with vending machines
Canada has 10 provinces and 3 territories, one of the being British Columbia, or BC as it is more commonly referred to as. The capital of BC is Victoria and the province is located in the south of the country. Because the city is thriving economically, it is of no surprise to find in Victoria BC vending machines. Entrepreneurs take their business to where there is potential and Victoria is definitely one such place.
Canada is the second largest country in the world. They are one of the major countries in the world and their advanced economy has seen them being placed 8th in the ranking of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capita. With a GDP per capita of $34 444, it is very attractive to vending machine companies. Geographically, you can understand why in Victoria BC, vending machines are the most concentrated.
Most vending machine companies are based in the US. The companies there compete aggressively and have the widest range of machines available such as gumball machines and food and beverage machines. Victoria BC is located the closest to America and this short distance away from their home country make it an ideal place for big US companies to expand to. Also, the fact the Victoria BC is one of the major cities in Canada not counting Ottawa, the capital, makes it all the more appealing.