Coffee Shops News

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    Real Eating Co debuts in London

    2020-11-20T08:37:00Z

    The Real Eating Company has secured its debut site in London, on the former Eat site on 82 Kings Road, Chelsea.

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    Costa franchise eyes expansion

    2020-10-23T06:50:00Z

    A Costa Coffee franchise based in the North of England has announced plans to expand after securing a substantial financing facility from HSBC.

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    Boston Tea Party has ‘considerable cash cushion’

    2020-10-21T07:25:00Z

    Boston Tea Party is trading materially ahead of its forecasts, its latest financial report reveals.

  • Pret
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    Pret announces next wave of job cuts

    2020-10-16T11:08:00Z

    Pret has announced it is to close a further six stores and place up to 400 jobs at risk of redundancy in response to the expected challenges of the coming months.

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    Chaiiwala signs deal with Domino’s franchisees

    2020-10-07T07:39:00Z

    Indian street food café franchise Chaiiwala has signed an area agreement to roll out 10 new sites in Birmingham.

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    Pure to enter CVA

    2020-09-28T07:26:00Z

    Healthy to-go brand Pure is set to enter a company voluntary arrangement (CVA), the Times reports.

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    Sourced Market makes regional debut in Leeds

    2020-09-22T10:59:00Z

    Sourced Market has opened at Leeds Skelton Lake Services, the new M1 service station from Extra MSA Group.

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    Soho Coffee makes rail debut with TRG

    2020-09-21T09:04:00Z

    Soho Coffee Co is partnering with The Restaurant Group to open in Liverpool Street Station.

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    Caffè Nero hires KPMG to negotiate rent cuts

    2020-09-11T07:43:00Z

    Caffè Nero has reportedly hired KPMG as it looks to negotiate rent cuts and review its property portfolio, Sky News reports.

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    Leon announces ‘unlimited’ coffee offer

    2020-09-09T07:43:00Z

    Leon has followed Pret’s lead with an ‘unlimited’ coffee offer of £15 for 30 days, which aims to get office workers back into the city.

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    Pret to launch in-shop coffee subscription service

    2020-09-04T07:08:00Z

    Pret is set to launch an in-shop coffee subscription service next week.

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    Costa warns 1,650 jobs at risk

    2020-09-03T12:24:00Z

    Costa has warned up to 1,650 jobs could be at risk of redundancy due to “high levels of uncertainty” as to when trade will return to pre-coronavirus levels.

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    Costa launches ‘post-coronavirus’ store

    2020-08-28T06:55:00Z

    Costa has launched its debut ‘post-coronavirus’ store on London’s Argyll Street.

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    Half of consumers fear for the future of their coffee shops

    2020-08-25T07:30:00Z

    Going for a coffee was the second most popular thing to do after visiting family and friends once the lockdown was lifted, according to research from Allegra World Coffee Portal. It said 55% of respondents had visited a café or coffee shop since the restrictions were eased, behind 69% ...

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    Starbucks sales slump

    2020-07-29T06:48:00Z

    Starbucks has reported a 40% fall in global sales as a result of the coronavirus, though average orders increased in value by 23%. “Since the beginning of the covid-19 outbreak in January, we have taken a principled approach to navigate the crisis,” said president and CEO Kevin Johnson. “Every step of the way, we have thoughtfully addressed the needs of Starbucks stakeholders and are particularly proud of the industry-leading investments we have made to support our partners while creating a safe, familiar and convenient experience for our customers.

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    Tootoomoo partners with Soar Group for franchising

    2020-07-27T11:39:00Z

    Pan-Asian concept Tootoomoo has signed a franchise agreement with Costa Coffee and Pizza Hut operator Soar Group, with the first opening taking place in North-West London later this year.

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    Sector sees first week of dine-in reopenings

    2020-07-10T11:46:00Z

    KFC, Pizza Hut, Nando’s and Costa are among the latest operators to reopen some sites for eat-in this week. Whilst in pubs and bars, Brewhouse & Kitchen, Inception Group and The New World Trading Company all announced reopening plans.

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    Costa reopens 44 sites for eat-in

    2020-07-10T07:17:00Z

    Costa has reopened 44 of its UK stores this week for eat-in.

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    Caffè Nero to 400 open stores on 4 July

    2020-06-29T07:31:00Z

    Caffè Nero will open 400 stores for eat-in on 4 July.

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    ​Costa plans big reopening

    2020-06-18T07:39:00Z

    Costa Coffee will reopen over 1,100 sites by the end of June, with “heightened safety measures in place for extra reassurance”. Each outlet will feature PPE, hand sanitiser stations and contactless payments. Perspex screens have been installed at counters, with designated pick-up points for delivery and mobile order collections. Two-meter floor signs have been placed inside and outside the stores to reflect current social distancing guidelines.