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10 incredible facts about coffee

Coffee, the most consumed beverage in the world after water, with a massive 2.25 billion cups being enjoyed each day, has a long history dating back as early as the 9th century. Because we love it so much, we have put together our top 10 incredible facts about coffee. 1.The name of the ‘cappuccino’ was…

10 incredible facts about coffee

5 simple things you can do to keep employees happy

Employees are the driving force behind a business and happy teams work harder because they want to be at work and take pride in what they produce. Making employees happy doesn’t have to come in the form of a paycheque, there are many simple things that can be done every day to make them feel…

5 simple things you can do every day to keep employees happy

Motivating your employees with coffee aromas

In his book Independent People, Icelandic novelist Halldór Laxness wrote “Presently the smell of coffee began to fill the room. This was morning’s hallowed moment. In such a fragrance the perversity of the world is forgotten, and the soul is inspired with faith in the future…” The coffee aroma is one to which humans have responded for…

Motivating your employees with coffee aromas

Could drinking coffee help you live longer?

There have been many studies over the years into the health benefits of drinking coffee regularly, resulting in claims that coffee could prevent heart attacks, reduce the risk of type II diabetes and neurodegenerative disorders, and ultimately help you live longer. Reduce heart attacks The study of 25,000 adults with an average age of 41…

Could drinking coffee help you live longer

Feeling good about your workplace coffee brand?

Brand loyalty has changed over the years in almost every sector and with each successive generation comes a new set of values that are considered drivers in whether or not to purchase a product or service. Coffee for the connoisseur Coffee has grown not just in popularity but in veneration, recognised as a product to…

Feeling good about your workplace coffee brand?

Keeping employees happy with coffee in the office

With over 30 years experience helping workplaces provide a coffee service, we understand the importance of providing your employees with high quality coffee in the office, and how far this simple change can go to dramatically improving their happiness and wellbeing at work. In the UK, we have a love affair with gourmet coffee however…

Keeping employees happy with coffee in the office

The ecological case for bean-to-cup coffee machines

The capsule coffee machine has established itself as the recent must-have gadget for the kitchen with nearly a third of Americans owning one, but what effect are they having on the planet? Since 2008, sales have increased six fold however, one of the key brands heading this revolution in the US has been slammed by…

Workplace refreshments boosting staff performance

Those who start businesses do so because they have a passion for their idea or product. Those that create successful businesses have convinced others of the value of their dream and brought them along on the journey. How then can they show staff that their well being while at work is important to them? After all,…

How to choose the right office coffee machine

Whether you are looking for your first office coffee machine for a small office, or you need to improve the efficiency and quality of your current coffee provision, we have formulated the following tips and advice to help guide you through the decision making process. Company Size Probably the most important factor in helping you…

Office coffee machine

Love coffee? You’re not alone

How much of this is attributable to the ingenious marketing of high street coffee chains is arguable but it is reported that around two thirds of adults aged 25 and over buy coffee from high street retailers, and this rises to nearly three quarters of those aged between 16 & 24. Worldwide, coffee enjoys a…

Coffee around the world