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Recent Articles

November 9, 2021

How can coffee shops diversify into offering different products?

November 2, 2021

A coffee shop owner’s guide to finding a wholesale roaster

September 30, 2021

A barista’s guide to drink development

August 25, 2021

Maximising water quality & consistency in your coffee shop

July 22, 2021

How is automation shaping the coffee industry?

November 10, 2021

Six coffee consumer trends around the world & how café owners can adapt to them

Around the world, there’s no denying that consumer tastes change across every sector, from food and beverage to fashion, electronics, and media. Coffee is no exception. For businesses, adapting to these new preferences can be challenging, but also represent an opportunity. By developing new products and services, brands can capitalise on change and win mind share among their customers. So, let’s take a look at some of these growing trends… read more

Around the world, there’s no denying that consumer tastes change across every sector, from food and beverage to fashion, electronics, and media. Coffee is no exception. For businesses, adapting to these new preferences can be challenging, but also represent an… read more

November 10, 2021

Six coffee consumer trends around the world & how café owners can adapt to them

Around the world, there’s no denying that consumer tastes change across every sector, from food and beverage to fashion, electronics, and media. Coffee is no...

November 9, 2021

How can coffee shops diversify into offering different products?

Cafés and roasters have a core product that is – and always will be – the focus of their business: coffee. Selling drinks and bags...

November 2, 2021

A coffee shop owner’s guide to finding a wholesale roaster

Whether you’re thinking of opening a coffee shop or have owned one for a while, choosing where to source your coffee from is one of...

September 30, 2021

A barista’s guide to drink development

Around the world, some specialty coffee shops stand out from the rest. While branding, aesthetic appeal, and convenience are all key factors, ultimately it will...

August 25, 2021

Maximising water quality & consistency in your coffee shop

Coffee shops around the world have a simple mission: serve delicious coffee to customers to make sure they keep coming back, time and time again....

July 22, 2021

How is automation shaping the coffee industry?

Third wave coffee culture has become synonymous with the craft of making coffee – phrases like “hand-roasted” or “brewed by hand” are commonly used to...

June 21, 2021

Understanding supplier partnerships for coffee shops

There are a number of different ways to source coffee for your coffee shop. You can buy bags of coffee on demand from a wholesale...

June 16, 2021

Why would coffee shops choose to roast their own beans?

While there are exceptions, the majority of coffee shops and cafés worldwide start off buying their beans wholesale from a roaster. Today, this is the...

June 15, 2021

The third place: What is it & how does it relate to coffee shops?

Defined by urban sociologist Ray Oldenburg as an informal public gathering place that serves the community, the “third place” has been an integral part of...

April 19, 2021

“Efficiency increases productivity”: Organising barista workflow in your coffee shop

Customer satisfaction is a key aim for every coffee shop. By providing high quality food and drinks with friendly, efficient service, your customers will be...

April 13, 2021

“Transported through your cup”: A guide to serving coffee roasted at origin

For some time now, the specialty coffee sector has discussed the idea of bridging the gap between the producer and the consumer. For many, this...

March 25, 2021

How can coffee shops draw customers back after Covid-19?

For more than a year, Covid-19 has disrupted the way in which businesses around the world operate. Coffee shops are no exception. Many remain closed;...

February 17, 2021

Service vs hospitality: Breaking down coffee’s customer experience

Why do customers keep going back to one particular coffee shop when they have dozens to choose from? For some, it might be the quality...

February 10, 2021

Explaining the neighbourhood coffee shop: “More than coffee and sandwiches”

In 2018, there were about 24,000 coffee shops in the UK with a collective market value of approximately £9 billion. This number was projected to...

November 25, 2020

Tips For Scaling A Coffee Chain

Most of the world’s best-known café chains started off as a single neighbourhood coffee shop. While some café owners set out to simply serve good...

October 15, 2020

Keeping Your Coffee Shop Clean & Safe

The last few months have certainly not been easy for coffee shops. When the Covid-19 pandemic first hit, most cafés across the world were forced...