UK Coffee Shops market report
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Providing the most comprehensive and up-to-date information and analysis of the Coffee Shops market, and the behaviours, preferences and habits of the consumer.
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Products covered in this Report
This Report covers branded chains and independents serving coffee beverages as core products. They are based on the European and North American coffee shop models, typified by Starbucks, Costa Coffee, Caffè Nero and Coffee Republic, offering a wide variety of coffee drinks. Other items are usually on sale, such as pastries, tea and coffee beans. Some venues may also serve breakfast and lunch as well, such as sandwiches and hot boxes.
Coffee shops include venues such as individual stores, kiosks and concessions. These may operate in a number of locations – motorway service areas (MSAs), health clubs and hospitals, for example, as well as standalone outlets. However, they must be independent of the facility they are located in.
This Report does not include other establishments that sell coffee, such as restaurants, tea shops or traditional cafés, except as a means of comparison. Nor does it include sandwich shops, such as Pret A Manger or Greggs, although these are mentioned in the consumer research for comparative purposes.
Expert analysis from a specialist in the field
Written by Trish Caddy, a leading analyst in the Foodservice sector, her extensive knowledge delivers in-depth commentary and analysis to highlight current trends and add expert context to the numbers.
Younger Millennials aged 18-27 and parents of under-16s make up the core consumers of the coffee shops market. Younger Millennials are drawn to new product lines, and parents care about ethical sourcing and premium quality experiences. As a group, they are spreading their budget across a larger number of establishments that are selling coffee, including non-specialists that have expanded into low-cost coffee alongside their food offerings, which threatens to take chunks off the coffee shops market share.
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