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SnackMan makes healthy munching easy–wave your hand beneath the sensor, and out pops a treat!
  • Ideal for kitchen counter or desktop
  • Dispenses unsalted nuts, sunflower seeds, unwrapped candy and more
  • Touch-free operation helps prevent spread of germs
  • 3 pre-set serving sizes: Small Handful, Large Handful, Bowlful
  • Easy-fill top with 6 cup capacity
  • Runs on 4 AA batteries (not included) or AC power adapter (sold separately)
Irresistible for office, school, parties or the kitchen.
Want to satisfy hunger pangs without binging on junk food? Get a handout from SnackMan. When you place your hand under its sensor, out pours your favorite treat. Soon everyone will stop by! The easy-fill top lets you load 5-6 cups of unsalted nuts, sunflower seeds, unwrapped candy or other wholesome snacks.*

The smart way to healthy portion control.
Perfect for families with youngsters, SnackMan automatically limits portion size. Just choose from three settings: Small Handful, Large Handful or Bowlful. Once set, the same perfect portion is dispensed every time.

Also helps prevent the spread of germs.
Touch-free operation isn’t just fun–it’s a big improvement over dirty, germ-filled snack bowls. SnackMan runs on 4 AA batteries (not included) or AC power adapter (sold separately).

Share wholesome snacks cleanly and easily with the SnackMan Motion-Activated Dispenser. Order it from Brookstone today!

*Note: SnackMan is not airtight and is not meant to be used for food storage.

* Free Ground shipping to 48 contiguous U.S. states only.
SnackMan  Motion Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser
SnackMan  Motion Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser
SnackMan  Motion Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser
SnackMan  Motion Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser
SnackMan  Motion Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser
SnackMan  Motion Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser

SnackMan® Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser

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SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser
 
2.9

(based on 44 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (15)

50%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (5)
  • Durable (4)
  • Convenient (3)
  • Easy to assemble (3)
  • Sanitary (3)

Cons

  • Jams (3)

Best Uses

  • Office (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Midrange shopper (6)
    • I Am A:
    • Family older kids (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9), Yes (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Everyone Loves It!

Using mine at work as I keep nuts and candy near my desk. This is so much more sanitary than people sticking their hands in the bowl. So far, it dispenses the correct...Read complete review

Using mine at work as I keep nuts and candy near my desk. This is so much more sanitary than people sticking their hands in the bowl. So far, it dispenses the correct amount to both men and women. We are thinking of buying several more to accomodate other snacks. Three people headed to the mall to get one of their own, so I think it's a winner.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Not always reliable

This is a very cool product. I had bought my dad the larger version and it worked fine. However this smaller version only works probably 1 in 4 times you swipe your hand under...Read complete review

This is a very cool product. I had bought my dad the larger version and it worked fine. However this smaller version only works probably 1 in 4 times you swipe your hand under it. If I put a tissue on my hand it almost assuredly dispenses. It's like the sensor isn't strong enough or isn't sensitive enought and requires and larger surface area to be covered than the average hand. Oddly enough, men have the hardest time getting it to work. I was going to return it but now the novelty is "can i get it to work this time". I've used m&m and candy corn. It's functionality doesn't discriminate between candy types.

They offered to replace it, but the UPS guy had the return label and I had to leave the product on my doorstep and wait till Brookstone got it and then they'd send me a new one. Seemed a hassle to me. I'd rather they email me the label and I return it at my leisure. There is just so much going on at my house I kept forgetting to box it and leave it! I give up.

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2.0

too small, jams all the time

By JMcWild

from Princeton, NJ

About Me Midrange Shopper

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Durable
  • Easy To Assemble

Cons

  • It's Really Small

Best Uses

  • M And Ms
  • Mms
  • M Ms

Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

the thought is cool but it's inconsistent and it's much smaller than the one my co-worker got. there was only one listed for sale so i figured it was the same thing my coworker got.

  • I Am A:
  • Single Male
 
1.0

Piece of junk

By Junebug

from Wisconsin

About Me Midrange Shopper

Verified Reviewer

Pros

    Cons

    • Thew Mtion Sensor Doesn't

    Best Uses

      Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

      I put in M&M peanut butter candy. When the motion sensor works it does kick out candy. The problem is it doesn't work most of the time. You can move your hand under it, side to side, up and down and nothing. I have brand new batteries in it. Don't waste your money.

      • I Am A:
      • Couple No Kids
       
      1.0

      no stars

      By papa the dad

      from San Mateo, CA

      About Me Midrange Shopper

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

            was a gift. hate this thing. save your money and put candy in a "bowl"...what a concept. Bad design. Why put the control on the back and the output on the front? it just keeps coming out and spills all over the floor.

            • I Am A:
            • Family Older Kids

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            Dispenses when nobody's around

            By Bald Ben

            from Reno, NV

            About Me Midrange Shopper

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Dispenses Erratically

              Best Uses

              • Expensive Storage Box

              Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

              Hadn't used this for a long time, it was just sitting on the counter. Filled it with peanuts, turned on the switch on the back and then remembered why I hadn't used it. Peanuts were in a pile on the counter and floor this morning. We have tried different locations, cleaning everything we could clean on the unit and use the AC adapter, so power is not the problem.

              Bad design, that apparently hasn't gotten better.

              Would not recommend.

              • I Am A:
              • Family Older Kids
               
              4.0

              LARGERTHAN I EXPECTED

              By NONE

              from KANSAS CITY, MO

              About Me Budget Shopper

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Durable

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Gifts

                Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

                THIS WAS DELIVERED QUICK. I WAS IMPRESSED.
                THE PRODUCT WAS VERY NICE. THEY WERE JUST MUCH BIGGER THAN I THOUGHT, SO I RETURNED THEM. I RETURNED THEM ON DECEMBER 22,2014, STILL NO REFUND AS OF TODAY JAN 4, 2015. THE REFUND IS TAKING MUCH LONGER THAN THE RECEIVEING DID.

                • I Am A:
                • Family Older Kids

                (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Does not work

                By Cindy J at HP

                from Suunyvale, CA

                About Me High-end Shopper

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attractive Design

                Cons

                • Does not work
                • One Worked And The Other

                Best Uses

                • Office

                Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

                We have two of these for the office. One to dispense peanuts and one to dispense M&Ms. One of them was assembled and filled with M&Ms and it does not work. We have all tried new batteries and cleaning it out and re filling etc. and it still does not work. How do I return for a new one?

                • I Am A:
                • Single Female
                 
                5.0

                "More function than expected"

                By Curmudgeon

                from Oxnard, CA

                About Me Budget Shopper

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Durable
                • Easy To Assemble
                • Works Fine On Batteries

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Office

                  Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

                  The sensor works extremely well. Its a hit in our office. Looking forward to trying it with different items.

                  • I Am A:
                  • Single Male

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  3.0

                  Looks great but.....

                  By Melissanmemphis

                  from Memphis, tn

                  About Me Midrange Shopper

                  Pros

                  • Attractive Design
                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Assemble

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

                      I bought this for my office to replace my candy dish. While it looks very cool it seems like candy gets stuck in it or sometimes candy comes out when your not ready. The sensor seems very unreliable. I think it would be best if it were a push button.

                      • I Am A:
                      • Single Female
                       
                      5.0

                      REALLY LIKE

                      By CAROL C

                      from ROANOKE, VA

                      About Me Midrange Shopper

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Convenient
                      • Quantity Control

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Gifts
                        • Kitchen

                        Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

                        Keeps husband from taking so much at one time and not closing up the bags, etc. I LOVE THIS MACHINE. It gives appropriate handfuls, I use the adapter and it is easy to clean. Bought as a gift but KEPT for myself :)

                        • I Am A:
                        • Couple No Kids
                         
                        5.0

                        Motions of Fun

                        By Jelly Bean

                        from Ontario, Ca

                        Pros

                        • Portion control
                        • Sanitary

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Office
                          • Parties

                          Comments about SnackMan™ Motion-Activated Treat and Candy Dispenser:

                          I purchased this as a gift for someone who already has one, it was such a great product he wanted two and was excited and pleased when he received this as a gift. Now he has one for office and home.

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • Yes

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                          Brookstone/OSIM-branded products are backed by a one-year limited warranty.

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                          Our innovative products will provide you and your family with years of enjoyment. And with the Brookstone Protection Plus service and replacement plans, you'll have the added peace of mind knowing that if the unexpected does happen, we will simply repair or replace your covered product. Our enhanced coverage goes above and beyond the manufacturer's warranty, saving you time and money.

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