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London Coffee Festival 2021
London Coffee Festival 2021
We have some exciting news... The London Coffee Festival returns for its 10th anniversary and promises to be an unmissable event for discerning coffee lovers and those in the coffee scene. Featuring over 250 artisan coffee and gourmet food stalls, tastings and demonstrations from world-class baristas, interactive workshops, street food, coffee-based cocktails, live music, DJs, art exhibitions ...
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The Full Package -  Chat with Agnes from Allpress
The Full Package - Chat with Agnes from Allpress
Allpress is a household name in the coffee industry. Well-known for their great tasting coffee and recognisable takeaway cup. The use of hot Air Roasting enables the brands unique character of every bean to shine through. Allpress currently works with 1000 independent cafes globally.
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UK Coffee Week is nearly here & we have an announcement!
UK Coffee Week is nearly here & we have an announcement!
  For one spectacular week every year, the coffee industry and its customers come together to celebrate all things coffee while raising funds to give back to the people who grow it. Businesses of all shapes and sizes sign up and fundraise with their customers during the week by donating money from every cup of coffee served, bag of coffee or related products sold, and celebr...
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The Full Package - Interview with Betsy from Pavilion
The Full Package - Interview with Betsy from Pavilion
Anyone who’s paid a visit to Victoria Park in London on a sunny day will have seen the huge lines spilling out from the beacon-like building by the boating lake. Pavilion Cafe, baking small batches of slow-fermented bread and pastries and serving them alongside excellent coffee and lunches, is a true East London institution.
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Compostable Canvas: Jive Prints
Compostable Canvas: Jive Prints
Say hello to Aimee and Hollie, the Manchester-based design duo behind Jive Prints, our latest Compostable Canvas collaborators. We chat to them about the inspiration behind the new compostable cup designs, what invigorates their creative flair and what inspires them in the realm of sustainability. Previously they’ve been putting their iconic stamp of playful and vibrant colour use on the Auckl...
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Your guide to the great outdoors: UK Outdoor Dining Spots
Your guide to the great outdoors: UK Outdoor Dining Spots
After a looong wait, it’s (finally) time to head into the great outdoors and enjoy the sunshine!  We’re lucky enough to work with some of the best hospitality joints in the business, so, to help you and your mates conquer the concrete jungle we’ve created a go-to list of some of the UK's top outdoor dining spots.  Gather a small crew and head out to  support local businesses. Each spot has some...
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Get to know... Reverb
Get to know... Reverb
We caught up with Gary Handley from Reverb – the man we call on to capture stunning shots of our products in action. Not only is he an incredible photographer, but he’s a legend in the London hospitality scene and an all round great guy. More so than ever does community and collaboration play a part in the hospitality industry, and what better way to encourage locals to support locals, than fo...
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Get to know... Napoleon
Get to know... Napoleon
We caught up with Rachel from Napoleon, a specialty coffee shop in Belfast, where they not only offer a range of local and guest coffees, but they have a Babka Bun you must indulge in. More so than ever does community and collaboration play a huge part in the hospitality industry, and what better way to encourage locals to support locals in 2020, than for everyone to get to know each other a l...
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Get to know... Haptik
Get to know... Haptik
We caught up with Johnny from Haptik about the relationship between Coffee & Art, how Haptik came to fruition, and the importance of surrounding yourself with amazing people. More so than ever does community and collaboration play a huge part in the hospitality industry, and what better way to encourage locals to support locals, than for everyone to get to know each other a little better. ...
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Get to know... Little Fitzroy
Get to know... Little Fitzroy
We caught up with Cathryn, the owner of the multi-roastery coffee shop, Little Fitzroy. Situated in the buzzing port district Leith, home to creatives, longtime locals and speciality coffee drinkers alike. Little Fitzroy is leading the way in making a positive sustainable impact, whether that’s through their glass bottle rebate scheme, supplier selection, menu design and packaging supplier.  M...
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We've been taking action against climate change
We've been taking action against climate change
Thank you for your work towards a better environment. By being a decent packaging customer, you have played an essential part in our organisation's commitment to continuing to improve our social and environmental responsibility. With the help of our customers, we've managed to reduce our carbon emissions by 1.51 tonnes. This is equivalent to driving from London to Edinburgh in a medium-sized p...
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Get to Know... Amar Cafe
Get to Know... Amar Cafe
Much like Amar Cafe’s iconic coffee spots dotted around London, this is a small, but a delightful interview with the owner Lore. Situated in Londons iconic Telephone Booths, Amar Cafe serves up specially roasted Colombian coffee.  More so than ever does community and collaboration play a huge part in the hospitality industry, and what better way to encourage locals to support locals, than for ...
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