Eben de Jongh

Smart Automated Refill Stations

SONKE AUTOMATED REFILL STATIONS A MODEL THAT DESIGNS, MANUFACTURES, AND MANAGES SMART AUTOMATED REFILL STATIONS IN LOW-INCOME AREAS. This innovation provides a convenient solution for low-income earners to buy their products in quantities that suit their budget. These refill machines also eliminate up to 100% plastic packaging and create up to 50% savings on grocery items. Free placement is offered to retail stores, with rental options and custom-made options for corporates. Using back-end software, full traceability of stock movement is enabled, from receipt of stock through to dispatch, machine restocking and sales. The aim of the business is to change the rules of retail and protect consumers from inflated prices.