28-29 October 2019 Business Design Centre

Who Visits Caffè Culture?

Caffè Culture 2019 is all about helping established businesses to reach the next level. It's the nation's leading gathering place, bringing owners, operators and buyers together with the brands that can help their businesses grow. 

Registration to attend will this year be focused on professionals with an established business and a direct role in the purchasing process.

We have identified four types of businesses at different stages of development who share an aspiration to accelerate their growth.

Small-to-medium multiples

The most important group of visitors facing the most exciting challenges. Businesses with 2-30 outlets looking at opportunities for further growth.

Hospitality industry professionals

Caffè Culture will actively target other retail and hospitality businesses looking to improve and extend their offering. This will include buyers from hotels, restaurants, pubs, bars, cinemas, department stores and other retail outlets.

Larger multiples and branded chains

Café operations with in excess of 30 sites will visit the event to source new suppliers who can help them increase margins, capitalise on trends and build their brands.


Single outlet operators

Established and profitable independents will attend to find avenues to increase profits through extending their trading hours and growing their customer base whilst actively considering a second site.

In addition to the 1,000’s of independent coffee shops owners who attend the show, Caffè Culture also attracts buyers and senior management from the following companies:

  • John Lewis
  • McDonalds
  • Caffe Nero
  • AMT
  • Camden & Islington and Essex NHS Foundations
  • Great Northern Inns
  • Black Sheep Coffee 
  • Caravan 
  • Academy of Medical Services 
  • Coffee Republic
  • Greene King
  • F M Group
  • Joe and the Juice
  • King’s College London
  • Little Pub Group
  • Nasa Corporation
  • Oliver Maki Group
  • Queen Mary University of London
  • SSP Group
  • YMCA
  • Pret a Manger
  • Compass Group 
  • Starbucks
  • British Airways 
  • Cafe Rouge 
  • David Lloyd
  • Marriott Hotels 
  • Marks & Spencers 
  • Boparan Restaurant Group
  • The Royal College of Physicians
  • Columbo Group
  • Grind
  • FM Global Ltd.
  • Lancaster Hotel
  • Massarella Catering 
  • FUSO International
  • Pacific Asia Hotel Consultants
  • PDJ Cinemas
  • RAC
  • SwankyPizza
  • Costa 
  • Whitbread
  • Sodexo
  • JD Weatherspoons
  • Coffee Republic 
  • Puccino's Worldwide 
  • Athenaeum Club
  • Bills 
  • Brunswick Group
  • cm restaurants ltd T/A McDonald's
  • Crussh
  • EasyCoffee
  • Gails bakery
  • Leon
  • House of Fraser
  • Notes
  • Park Plaza
  • Roast
  • Urban Pubs and Bars


We are delighted to announce that our visitor registration for this year's event is now live, this is free to all members of the trade, simply complete the form and submit to receive your free trade visitor badges. 


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