‘taxi treats’, a built-in vending machine in taxi cabs, has won the new york economic development corporation’s ‘next idea’ competition, earning 17,500 USD in start-up funds and free office space to help realize the initiative. designboom has been in touch with brian shimmerlik, the NYU stern school of business grad student who developed the concept (alongside buenos aires-based student tomas grosskopf), who offered more images and information about the design.
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