Goodman Vending Service is an organization of 75 talented professionals that has been in the vending/food service business since 1946. It is one of the largest independent vending companies in eastern Pennsylvania. Goodman Vending is family-owned and nationally-recognized with a professional staff provides service in vending, coffee and food service. The company s story began in 1946 when Erv Goodman of Lebanon, Penn., was discharged from the United States Air Force and took his mustering out pay and invested it in a dozen used candy machines costing $15 each. Goodman Vending s food vending began in 1965 and an office coffee department was opened in 1970.