When researching the perfect coffee maker, there’s a lot to consider: size, format, cost and more. However, one aspect many don’t consider is the machine’s carafe. Your coffee will sit in the carafe for up to hours at a time, so it’s worth understanding how different carafes will affect your morning cup. Let’s break down the two main types of carafes, thermal and glass, and the machines that use them. Continue Reading
Over the last few years, single-cup coffee makers have gone mainstream and become a staple in offices and restaurants across the country. These machines, made popular by brands like Keurig and Nespresso, use specially made capsules with pre-measured levels of coffee grinds in order to brew anywhere from a single cup to a whole carafe of fresh coffee.
However, these capsules aren’t without drawbacks, and many sophisticated coffee drinkers are choosing new, soft coffee pods over traditional plastic capsules. Let’s break down the difference between K-Cups and coffee pods. Continue Reading
Newco in New Orleans
Every year the National Automatic Merchandising Association, aka NAMA, put’s on the world’s largest Coffee Services Event. NAMA CTW (Coffee, Tea, and Water) Show features new technologies and industry trends that impacts the coffee services industry. The event offers the opportunity to network with industry colleagues and sit in on the many education sessions that are offered, one of which our CFO, Karen Webster participated as a panel member. Continue Reading
The Bistro Series just got a new addition, say hello to the Bistro Touch. The new liquid coffee specialty drink machine has joined the ranks of our touch screen brewers. By touching the 10″ touch screen the Bistro Touch delivers great tasting drinks to any workplace or public environment in a matter of seconds.
The Bistro Touch also features a new molded front door, a custom label for you to brand, and an easy-to-remove drip tray.