Never stand in line at the bar again. The feeling has now disappeared for a while, but for many festival-goers, this sounds like music to their ears. Three students of the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) came up with the idea of a beer machine at the end of a corny evening. It’s a vending machine that swiftly taps a lot of beers with just a few presses of a button. Ideal for soccer matches and festivals, for example. “What started as a joke is now a serious company”, says Atot Müller, one of the founders of Bierport.

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