Despite the hermetic compressor technology being around for a long time, these are still the preferred type by refrigerator manufacturers (household, drinks and ice cream vending machines, freezer cabinets in supermarkets, chilled trucks for short date goods) as they are the best compromise in terms of cost and performance reliability over the time.

Home fridges
Vending machines
Supermarkets fridge and freezer
Trucking for perishable goods