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6 September 2021
What are the key factors that impact the taste of coffee?

Since those early days of the monasteries in Yemen where coffee first became popular, we have become quite particular about the taste of our coffee. Chances are if you’re reading this you already have your favourite coffee spot with a roast

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30 December 2020
Christmas gifts for coffee-lovers

Shopping for a coffee-lover can be an intimating venture. Fortunately, we have a selection of coffee gifts that will surprise and delight the even most serious caffeine addict in your life. #1 Specialty coffee beans Whether they like t

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3 November 2020
Summer-Ready Cafe

Summer is almost upon us and with it comes the Christmas season, school holidays and, fingers crossed, a less stressful and ‘Happy New 2021’. Traditionally, for some cafes this is the busiest time of the year whereas for others, like those

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1 October 2020
International Coffee Day

Today is ‘International Coffee Day‘ and more than ever, its original purpose of raising awareness of the hard work that millions of coffee farmers put into growing coffee beans around the world, comes into even sharper focus. In the last de

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18 August 2020
5 Ways to Increase Sales in Your Cafe

In the current financial climate it may appear a challenge to extract more dollars from your customers’ pockets, however regardless of external factors it’s important to always maintain a focus on sales growth. Sales culture starts with th

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22 July 2020
Managing Cost of Goods

Costing your menu items and knowing your Cost Of Goods Sold (COGS) is a fundamental part of running a financially successful cafe. It can seem daunting to initiate, but once established, the process becomes easier over time. The benefits of

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30 June 2020
Exploring Coffee Flavours

Coffee is a subjective and emotional experience. Aside from its purposes as mental stimulant and co-star to occasions, there’s also the part that we live and breathe as a coffee roaster – developing and appreciating the flavours of the bean

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10 June 2020
Coffee Rituals

Coffee has become synonymous with the morning ritual and if you’re like us, one of the first things you do is reach for your daily brew. You’re not alone – more than a billion coffee lovers world wide turn to their morning cup to kick star

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19 May 2020
Reopening and Rebuilding after Covid-19

Some incredible creativity and resilience has been shown by the cafe industry over the past weeks, and having now entered the first stages of easing Covid-19 restrictions, those same qualities will continue to be important for cafe owners t

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