About: Tchibo Coffee Service

Bio: Tchibo is one of the largest coffee roasters in the world. We provide top quality coffee, coffee machines and service to companies all over the UK. We’re a family run company founded in 1949 in Germany. Max Herz, a merchant from Hamburg and his business partner Carl Tchilling had the idea to sell roasted coffee to customers by mail – this was how Tchibo was born.

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The journey to a perfect cup of coffee – A guide for contract catering

At Tchibo Coffee Service we are proud to partner with some of the country’s largest contract caterers and buying consortia. Our long-standing relationship with our partners means we know what is important to caterers, cafés, restaurants and hospitality. So if you are looking for a new coffee supplier for your business, be sure to read … Continued

What’s cool in the world of cold coffee?

We recently reported on trends in cold brew tea and its parallels with coffee, so this week we’re taking a deeper dive into cold brew coffee trends! Previously confined to summer months, cold brew and iced coffee is growing in popularity all year-round. This is particularly true of the under 30s, so this information is … Continued

How Loughborough University tailored their coffee offer to their varied customer base

University catering and hospitality has many things to consider, from the different customer groups (students, staff, parents, visitors, conference delegates), to the wide variety of outlets requiring food and drink. That's why it's important that the right coffee partner was chosen to meet their diverse needs. Read the full case study on why Tchibo Coffee … Continued

New look Piacetto – the hospitality barista’s coffee choice

Tchibo Coffee Service has nearly 30 years’ experience providing coffee to the hospitality industry. That’s a long time, so it’s safe to say that we understand the industry, our customers, your guests and we certainly know what makes a good cup of coffee! One of our primary coffee brands for the hotel sector is Piacetto. … Continued

Sustainability in Coffee: What you need to know about certifications

As ethically responsible consumers and businesses, we all want to make sure we are doing everything we can to preserve our planet and support our people. There are several organisations that promote environmental well-being and ethical practices, some of which provide accreditation to confirm their authenticity. With so many certifications, labels and jargon, it can … Continued

The rise in popularity of speciality tea at university cafes

Coffee has been in vogue for some time now – so many recipe variations, it can be hot, it can be cold, it’s hipster and everyone who is anyone is walking around with a KeepCup full of it. But, did you know that tea is also growing in popularity amongst young consumers? National Tea Day, … Continued

4 ways to support colleagues’ mental health in the office

We’re always trying to find ways to be supportive of our colleagues at Tchibo Coffee Service. Promoting good mental health and supporting those who are experiencing difficulties is something we feel passionate about. This week (13th-19th May 2019) is Mental Health Awareness Week, so we are stepping up our game and have loads of great … Continued

8 factors that can affect the quality of your coffee

As hoteliers, restaurateurs, café owners, or anyone else who serves coffee, we all want to serve only the best. Even after picking state of the art machines and premium coffee, there are other factors to consider to make sure you consistently provide a top cup of coffee. From storage and preparation to machine maintenance, read … Continued

Social media ideas to promote coffee-to-go in your convenience store

There are 45 million social media users in the UK1 so it’s a fair assumption that a lot of your customers are on social media. That’s why it’s important that your business has a presence on the key social channels so that you can advertise, connect and engage with customers. One of the key footfall … Continued

Six speciality drinks ideas for a healthy summer!

We're nearing the end of March and it's not long until the clocks go back, so at Tchibo Coffee Service we’ve already been thinking about Summer and new drink trends for 2019. So, what is happening in the market right now? As consumers, we are becoming much more health conscious, with many consumers wanting to … Continued