Restaurant & Catering Australia (R&CA) has released its 2021 Annual Benchmarking Report, showing that skills shortages continue to be the biggest problems facing the industry.
The Melbourne International Coffee Expo (MICE) has announced winners for the 2021 Product Innovation Awards, in the categories of Ancillary Electrical Equipment, Coffee Accessories, and Coffee Preparation Equipment.
The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) has announced qualified sponsors for the 2022-2025 World Barista Championship (WBC).
While it’s more convenient for consumers to use digital wallets and contactless transactions, Smartpay reports merchants are seeing their card transaction fees increase as well as trying to survive post-lockdown.
Paradox Coffee Roasters is hosting a v60 Brewkit Giveaway campaign online and via its wholesale partner cafes with the chance for customers to win one of eight prizes valued at $200. Six winners have already been announced, with entries for the two remaining prizes closing 30 January. Read more
After the signing of the Australia-UK Free Trade Agreement, Vittoria Coffee is planning further expansions in the UK.
Inspectors will be visiting hospitality venues in New South Wales from 21 December to remind employers not let the festive season rush prevent them talking about safety with new and existing workers.