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Caffeine Limited

‘Four-hour call-out’ is curse of coffee equipment service industry

‘Four-hour call-out’ is curse of coffee equipment service industry

Coffee machine specialist Caffeine Limited has unveiled a special maintenance package that aims to offer a practical alternative to the “unreasonable” four-hour call-out promised by many service firms, according to its managing director. Justin Stockwell said Caffeine’s initiative delivers a planned preventative maintenance contract backed by emergency call-out with the highest possible first-time fix rate.

Julius Meinl

3M devises new system to stop catering equipment scaling up

3M has launched a new range of water filtration solutions for the catering and hospitality industries, offering more capabilities and user control in its products than ever before. Among a host of other benefits, the ScaleGard Blend Series of cartridges and filter heads from 3M – now available in the UK and Ireland – reduces


Lack of juice dispenser innovation leads to equipment breakthrough

A commercial drinks supplier claims to have brought juice dispensers in line with technologically advanced coffee machines with the launch of a tech-heavy appliance aimed at the catering industry.   Liquidline insists its ‘Juicetouch’ will improve user experience and give the catering industry a more flexible, easy-to-manage juice dispenser courtesy of its sleek design, touchscreen

Matt Perger and Eversys

Coffee innovator throws his weight behind equipment brand

Champion barista and Barista Hustle founder, Matt Perger, is collaborating with Swiss coffee equipment company, Eversys, on its range of super automatic coffee machines. Perger, who has consistently challenged the industry’s perception of the quality and capability of super-automatic equipment, will work closely with Eversys to launch its new machine later this year. He will


Caffia London showroom to feature in ‘go-to’ design event

Commercial coffee machine supplier Caffia will showcase some of the industry’s latest innovations at this month’s Clerkenwell Design Week.   The London coffee machine supplier’s showroom of bean to cup coffee machines and professional espresso coffee machines will on the ‘showroom trail’ again this year. Clerkenwell is perhaps the most important design and creative district in

Left to right: Caroline Wilkinson, Subway assistant manager, Richard Mills, IPC Europe, and Peter Atmore, Fracino.

Subway takes delivery of bespoke coffee machines for high-volume stores

Subway’s UK and Ireland stores have begun to take delivery of a bespoke coffee machine designed for it by manufacturer Fracino. It is the second customised machine that the coffee equipment supplier has produced and launched for the chain following the success of the ‘SUB1’ model currently used by hundreds of Subway stores. IPC Europe, the non-profit

Schaerer coffee machines at Staycity

CASE STUDY: Staycity ramps up beverage sales with ‘24-hour’ coffee equipment

With sites in London, Edinburgh, Dublin, Paris and Amsterdam, Staycity is an expanding serviced apartment provider offering commuters and travellers a ‘home from home’ experience. An alternative to hotels, Staycity apartments all come with kitchens and range from studios to two bedroom flats with living rooms. One of its more recent bases in Heathrow, London,


Real-time telemetry promises to make coffee machine ROI transparent

Caffeine Limited is now offering Schaerer’s newly-developed M2M Coffee Link real-time telemetry system across its full range of advanced bean-to-cup coffee machines. The system can collect and communicate detailed information, right down to individual drinks made, and has a comprehensive range of options for controlling operation and service processes. Using newly designed software optimised to


Caffia opens equipment showroom in central London

Falkirk-based professional coffee machine maker Caffia has opened its first showroom in London in a move that it hopes will make it easier for customers to do business with the brand. The family-owned outfit has secured a site at The Design Hub in Clerkenwell, providing a central base for customers in the south that want

Peros machine and grinder

OPINION: Brew up more sales with the right coffee-making equipment

Great-tasting beverages depend on good quality equipment and well trained staff, writes Louise Whitaker, marketing manager at Peros, the UK’s largest distributor of Fairtrade beverages and snacks to the foodservice sector. What types of beverage machines are there? Caterers will need to utilise a range of equipment. For hot beverages, a traditional espresso machine is