The Customer

The Customer

THE CUSTOMER Britons consume only 1.7kg of coffee per year – one of the lowest amount in Europe. People in the UK drink 70 million cups of coffee per day, compared to 165 million cups of tea. The average British male coffee drinker drinks 13 cups per week, while...
The Machines

The Machines

The Machines – Owens Roasters – How would you describe a Loring roaster? ‘Beautiful, well built, consistent, clean, best in class.’ – What made you invest in the Loring roaster? ‘Principally the decision was based upon future-proofing our business by...
The Specialist

The Specialist

    Devon Coffee Company Check out their website: https://devoncoffeecompany.com/ ‘Their is a real manual nature to our industry. When farmed, coffee is picked by hand, put on someone’s back, and loaded on a truck. All speciality coffee will be protected...
The Barista

The Barista

The labour force responsible for preparing coffee, and for creating the Cafe atmosphere we’re all accustomed to. Employment: 121,189 (UK, 2018) Most jobs offered by the industry are relatively low skilled and the majority of vacancies are part-time positions. As...
The Cafe

The Cafe

THE CAFE There will be 32,000 coffee shops in the UK by 2025 – by 2030 they will outnumber pubs. The United Kingdom is the fifth – largest consumer market for coffee in Europe, consuming a total of 216 thousand tonnes (3.6 million 60-kg bags) in 2015. The...