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10 reasons your office coffee tastes terrible

It all started so well – every cup was delicious, with an aroma wafting across the office akin to your favourite local independent coffee shop. Then suddenly, one Monday morning, each serving seemed flavourless, bitter, or just bad. What could be wrong? Far from it definitely being a dodgy batch of beans, there are actually many more reasons why your coffee could taste terrible (actually, there are ten). Let’s count them down…

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Great Coffee Gets You Talking (And Relaxed, and Working)

The Facilities Show 2018 – taking place between the 19th and 21st June 2018, this unmissable date on the facilities manager’s calendar looks set to attract a record 11,000 visitors and 300 suppliers. The UK’s leading professional body for Facilities Management, BIFM, will showcase the great work the organisation does for the industry – acting as champion, supporter and development partner for facilities managers who want to grow their careers, gain professional recognition and stay up-to-date with developments affecting the industry.

Topics: Office Coffee Machines BIFM The Facilities Show

Is Your Office Allergen Aware?

The boost a hot drinks machine can have to the morale of an office is pretty well documented by now – great-tasting, aromatic coffee made quickly, reliably, and without the need to dash to the nearest coffee shop and back in the rain will have that effect.

Topics: Office Coffee Machines

How to choose coffee beans for the office

You’ve chosen a stylish new drinks machine for your office, but what about the beans? The right beans, handled correctly, will help you get the best out of your machine - delighting staff and customers with great tasting coffee all day, every day.

Topics: Coffee beans Office Coffee Machines

10 things to consider when choosing the right drinks machines


 
 When you're on the lookout for just the right drinks machine for your workspace, consider these ten points.
  1. Staff numbers – Is yours a small team or a large office? Get your supplier to advise on the ideal size and type of machine for your company. 
Topics: Office Coffee Machines Drinks Equipment

Keep your staff by keeping them happy with an office coffee machine

British businesses spend £4bn a year replacing staff, with the average cost per employee an eye-watering £30,614 – according to a report in 2014 by Oxford Economics and Unum.

While a great office coffee machine can’t be the only answer to a happily settled workforce – have you considered what it might say about your company?

Topics: Staff Office Coffee Machines