Threesixty coffee

UCC Coffee UK & Ireland has launched its new threesixty° coffee range to the out of home market. The updated range continues the threesixty° mission to bring distinct and unique coffees from around the world to sites all across the UK. It features four specially selected single origins (Mexico, Ethiopia, Myanmar and Peru) and three …

Tia Maria Espresso Martini

Coffee liqueur brand Tia Maria shares impressive results from its Coffee Cocktail Month across outlets in Scotland. The activity featured in over 400 outlets across the UK and aimed to drive awareness of the brand’s coffee cocktail serves and highlight the profit opportunity for licensees. The G1 Group, Scotland’s largest hospitality group, ran the activity …

Renault Avec cognac

A new cognac has been launched by Renault that has been specifically developed for drinking with coffee. Called Avec after the French word for “with”, it has enhanced notes of roasted mocha and vanilla and a structure that is smooth and round, making it a perfect partner for coffee. Developed by Renault’s cellar master David …

Matthew Algie coffee

Bar owners and coffee shop operators will find hundreds of exciting new products and services to enhance their hot drinks and snacks business at The Caffè Culture Show in May. The show, taking place at Olympia in London on May 23 and 24, is the café industry’s shop front for innovation and trends, and suppliers …

Coffee sales outside the home look set to top £3bn by the end of the year, according to market research experts Mintel. And when it comes to enjoying hot drinks outside of the home, customers expect a diverse and tempting offer. “Consumer expectations are higher than ever when it comes to enjoying hot drinks out-of-home, …

Nespresso is introducing two new coffees to its range to cater for consumer demand for enjoying flavoured coffee outside of the home. Espresso Caramel and Espresso Vanilla are permanent additions to Nespresso’s flavoured coffee range and are available to the hotel, pub and restaurant sectors so that they can help consumers enjoy their favorite aromas …

TCG Barista of the Year 2015

The winner has been announced in a national competition to improve skills and inspire bar staff over coffee across bars and pubs operated by TCG. Rachael Simmons, assistant manager at Bar 38 in Portsmouth, was named Barista of the Year 2015 after she impressed judges with her Carioca Iced Coffee. Her drink is an iced …

Nespresso has expanded its range of coffees for professional use with the addition of Ristretto Intenso Grand Cru – its most intense blend yet. Ristretto Intenso is based on the Kazaar Grand Cru coffee, a much sought-after Grand Cru which was first introduced as a limited edition and called back twice by consumer demand. The …