The impact of the first coffee of the morning can be testified by the nation’s habitual coffee drinkers. As a collective, us Brits drink an average of 70 million cups of coffee a day, but do we all feel the same about that first coffee of the day? We spoke to a few of South London’s coffee enthusiasts about its importance.
The spread and popularity of Britain’s chain coffee shops would be nothing without its counterpart – the independents. With every clean-cut Costa, Caffe Nero, and Starbucks store you see, there’s likely to be a cozy little hole in the wall nearby, offering a very different experience. Rivaling the big competition, indie coffee shops are being rolled out all over London, and with one likely to be coming to a high street near you: is an indie coffee shop to be preferred?
Two African-American men who were arrested for using Starbucks as a meeting point in Philadelphia, have now reached a settlement with the company.