Chinese shoppers use mobile payments to pay for claw machines in Shenzhen, China. Photo: SCMP Chinese shoppers use mobile payments to pay for claw machines in Shenzhen, China. Photo: SCMP
Chinese shoppers use mobile payments to pay for claw machines in Shenzhen, China. Photo: SCMP
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In faddish China, even glorified vending machines raise billions

It’s a high-tech twist on the venerable vending machine, with the latest iterations hawking cooked food and strawberries

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Chinese shoppers use mobile payments to pay for claw machines in Shenzhen, China. Photo: SCMP Chinese shoppers use mobile payments to pay for claw machines in Shenzhen, China. Photo: SCMP
Chinese shoppers use mobile payments to pay for claw machines in Shenzhen, China. Photo: SCMP
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