Lavazza has launched its first-ever barista competition, the Lavazza UK Barista Championship 2019, to celebrate the top baristas from some of London’s finest hospitality locations. The event aims to provide a platform for baristas to showcase and elevate their talents.
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Sustainability is a hot topic on the news agenda, with over half of consumers willing to change their daily habits in order to have a more positive effect on the environment. This is leading consumers to seek alternatives from their
There is now a new way to enjoy the experience of an illy coffee, with the launch of a new line of capsules compatible with Nespresso coffee machines.
Frieslandcampina, the Dutch dairy giant, is once again pulling out all the stops to deliver a brand-new and exciting offering to UK convenience retailers and wholesalers. Committed to innovating the soft drinks category, this latest move sees the introduction of
illycaffè celebrates International Coffee Day on 1 October, a worldwide event promoted by the International Coffee Organization,
Carte Noire has launched a new intense variant to further enrich its popular instant portfolio. Enticingly aromatic with its expert blend of arabica and robusta beans, Carte Noire Intense is a dark roast blend creating an even richer and intense
Leading organic speciality tea company English Tea Shop is announcing the roll out of a tea tasting quadrant aimed at creating the first of its kind multi-sensory experience for consumers globally.
World-famous tea brand Twinings has chosen e-commerce analytics provider e.fundamentals to help drive sales of its everyday and speciality teas through retailers’ websites.
Tesco has listed Percol’s sustainably packed, plastic free ground coffee in an effort to combat the 100 million non-recyclable plastic packs used within the coffee industry each year.
UCC Coffee UK & Ireland, the total coffee solution provider, has been upgraded to a Grade AA rating in its latest BRC Global Standards audit – the highest possible rating.
US based Voilà, renowned as the world’s best instant coffee supplier, has joined forces with speciality coffee roaster, Notes Coffee, to offer a first for UK retailers – speciality, single origin instant coffee. The partnership will be Voilà’s first collaboration
To help operators tap into the growing demand for cold brew coffee, illy, the premium Italian coffee brand, has launched two new cold brew solutions in time for the summer season.
Shared workspace brand LABS has announced a partnership with Old Spike Roastery to introduce a bespoke blend of responsibly sourced coffee to its properties across London.
Lavazza, the innovators in authentic Italian blends, announces the unveiling of its re-launched food service range for perfect extraction and coffee preparation in professional settings, the Classic Collection. This wide selection of coffee blends has been created for lovers of
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
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