Bad flat white

The power of training

Possibly the worst flat whites we have had are pictured above The reason Cafe Success exists is to 'develop independent coffee shops to create successful businesses for their owners', and much

Coffee Shop Innovation Expo 2019

We are back in partnership with The Coffee Shop Innovation Expo for 2019 A date for your diary! For the last two years, at The Coffee Shop Innovation Expo, we have had
UK Cafe coffee shop milk price survey 2018

UK Cafe Milk Price Survey 2018 Results

We have been asking UK coffee shop and café owners to complete our 2018 Café Milk Price survey. Most independent coffee shops and cafés rarely talk to other similar businesses about
Claire Bowen Keynote Hotelympia 2018

Claire Bowen -Hotelympia Keynote

The Seven Deadly Sins Cafe Owners Make & how to avoid them Have you ever wondered why that cafe you pass every day suddenly closes?       Claire was invited to talk at this
Claire Bowen Coffee Shop Innovation Keynote Speech

Claire’s Coffee Shop Expo Keynote

I was honored recently to be invited to present a Keynote speech at London ExCel for the Coffee Shop Innovation Show. The theatre was full, so the topic must have resonated

5 Emergency Plans Every Coffee Shop Needs

  They say things always come in three's; so when the coffee machine, dishwasher and high-speed oven decided to stop working in the week before Christmas, the good news is that
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Don’t do a Sharapova!

Didn't see the email This week the press has been filled with the news that one of the most high-profile sports stars in the world had failed a drugs test. Maria
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Calibrate yourself to Success in 2016

  Celebrations are over now calibrate your way to profit in 2016! Your festive celebrations will be over in a flash, but do you want to make more money in your coffee

Will your Coffee Shop survive a Crisis?

Would your business survive a crisis? The recent tragic events at Alton Towers theme park, when two roller coasters collided causing serious injury and lots of publicity, has got me thinking