OFFBLAK, a new direct-to-consumer lifestyle tea brand delivering blends that taste as good as they make you feel, has today launched in the UK, with branding by London-based branding agency & SMITH. Looking to redefine the tea category, OFFBLAK targets
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Pure Leaf launches three new matcha flavours, with flavours to suit seasoned experts and matcha newbies alike
With online searches of matcha tea increasing by over a quarter in the last three years, matcha is making its mark on the nation. To celebrate this growing trend, luxury tea brand Pure Leaf have launched a new range of
Speciality coffee roaster and wholesaler, 200 Degrees, will open its doors at 34 Sincil Street in Lincoln this March, bringing handcrafted fresh food and artisan coffee to the city.
UK retail coffee brand Percol today announces it is the first coffee brand to receive the official Plastic Free Trust Mark from A Plastic Planet (APP).
Muffin Break, the well-known café-bakery chain, has today announced that it will open its new store in Cramlington, Northumberland at 10am on Thursday 1 November 2018. The new venue will create 15 full and part-time jobs for the local community
The Nation’s Favourite Coffee Shop*, Costa Coffee, has launched Virtual Reality to train new staff ahead of the busy Christmas period. The content has been designed to enhance the on-boarding process, inspire new baristas and ensure education is consistent, all
Costa Express debuts brand identity refresh in line with a supporting marketing campaign to celebrate autumn
The Nation’s Favourite Coffee Shop, Costa Coffee, has announced the launch of a new brand identity for its over 7,000 strong Costa Express self-serve machines. The new campaign highlights the quality and expertise behind the Costa Express offering, using bold language to
Nespresso, the worldwide pioneer in premium-portioned coffee, has today announced an exciting partnership to open a series of Nespresso Boutiques within a further John Lewis stores across the country.
Research showing the extent to which the UK is continuing to embrace herbal teas and fruit infusions at the expense of traditional English breakfast tea reveals potential for significant category growth for those suppliers able deliver the insights on how
This month, the organic and directly traded tea brand Joe’s Tea Co. launches on online supermarket, Ocado.com. In conjunction with existing listings of retail outlets and independent shops, cafés and restaurants across the UK, the tea company has secured five of
Athletic Tea Co. has been awarded two Great Taste Awards for its ‘Recovery' range. The young brand that produces blends to enhance sporting performance is led by Guinness World Record athlete Tom Whittle (26) who drank his own range of
Starbucks first UK franchised business partner, 23.5 Degrees, will open its 50th store on 20 June in Hull. The business opened its first Starbucks store in Liphook, Hampshire just five years ago in February 2013.
Health food brand Aduna, which offers a range of superfood products whilst creating incomes for rural African households, has launched a new selection of nutrient-rich African Super-Teas with design by Carter Wong.
Starbucks at intu Lakeside has reopened its doors after a refurbishment, with the new store’s design taking inspiration from intu’s multi-million pound leisure development.
Three small independent businesses from Greater Manchester and Cheshire have set up shop as part of a series of pop up retail and leisure outlets being introduced by Bruntwood.
British Airways is partnering with British specialty roaster, Union Hand-Roasted Coffee, to provide customers with great tasting coffee in the air and on the ground.
Family-owned coffee roasters Rombouts has extended its range of Fairtrade and Organic premium quality coffees with new offerings to UK retailers; Rombouts Déca Aqua and a new Bio & Fairtrade range. Both available in ground and bean format, the new
Leading luxury tea company, Newby Teas, is set to launch nationwide in one of the UK’s largest supermarkets, Sainsbury’s. A selection of eight of Newby Teas speciality tea blends will be available exclusively in selected Sainsbury’s stores nationwide – starting
Founder of The Real Basmati Rice Co. and now The Real Coffee Bean Co., Shahid Mehdi, along with friends and partners Christopher Birdseye and Mustafa Razack, aims to do for coffee what he has done for rice: share the
Craft coffee expert, Union Hand-Roasted, is launching Yayu Wild Forest Coffee from South-West Ethiopia into Waitrose this May. This speciality coffee is from one of the last and most important reserves for the preservation of wild Arabica Coffee. Together with
Jacobs Douwe Egberts (JDE), a leading global coffee and tea company, today launched its new coffee brand L’OR, supported by a marketing investment of £8m. L’OR is the latest in a long-line of successful JDE brand launches, reaching back to its
Tassimo has added Costa Vanilla Latte to its coffee pods portfolio. Originally launched as a limited edition from February to September in 2015, it proved a hit with consumers, and has been brought back in response to shopper demand. The relaunched
This Chinese New Year, discerning tea drinkers will be able to celebrate the advent of the Year of the Rooster with Newby’s beautifully-designed Festive Tea Caddy, containing a limited edition, irresistible blend of Newby’s award-winning Assam tea and the finest
Artisan coffee producer and roaster, Union Hand-Roasted Coffee, has won The Best European Roaster for 2016 at the prestigious European Coffee Symposium held at the The Hilton Hotel, Budapest. The awards celebrate industry excellence and this is the third consecutive
Twinings, the home of premium tea and one of Britain’s most cherished brands, is repositioning its extensive range of fruit, herbal and green teas with a £10m packaging relaunch due to reach retail and out-of-home environments from November. The tea supplier