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Five Steps to Summertime Staffing Success for Your Cafe

Staff schedule changes. Seasonal employees. Changing customer habits. As the mercury rises, so do challenges for coffee shops. Find out...

Merchandising: Tasty ideas to make your coffee shop even more appetizing.

With cafes and kiosks popping up on every block, cornering the market on brisk sales can feel like a caffeine-buzz-kill....

Coffee Shop Taxes

As a coffee shop owner, you're not just focused on crafting the perfect latte. You’re also committed to ensuring the...

Unleashing the Versatility of Syrups Beyond Coffee

While premium beans and expertly crafted espresso beverages are the backbone of any cafe, coffee drinks don’t amount to a...

Recipes: Seasonal sensations

Refreshments that live up to the name.

Summer is finally here–and so are customers thirsty for the best coffee shop drinks. Play it cool with recipes that...

Summer Recipes

Berry Good Blackberry Lavender Latte Add flower power to this classic, refreshing drink. Yield: 1, 16 oz. Drink Ingredients: 1/4...

Recipes to Reduce COGS

Spring forward without springing for expensive ingredients. Serve up the season’s best drinks while making sure your cost of goods...

Sweeten Sales with Non-Coffee Syrup Drinks

The latest coffee shop buzz? Drinks without coffee. (Yes, really.) Sweeten up your offerings with the best drinks made with...