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Social Media

Posted March 29, 2012 by Cafe Culture Mag

A year or two ago, it may have been easy to dismiss social media as a mere fad, but when over 10 million Australians now use Facebook each month*, social media can no longer be ignored. It’s an important tool in your communications mix and an effective way to connect and gain feedback from your […]

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Direct Trade: Veneziano Coffee Roasters

Posted March 29, 2012 by Cafe Culture Mag

Direct trade is a term associated with current coffee buzz words, but what does it really mean? In short, it’s about cutting out the middleman and providing the grower and the roaster with direct access to one other, opening up clear communication so farmers understand what the roaster is looking to purchase. Veneziano Coffee Roasters […]

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Coffee Varietals

Posted March 29, 2012 by Cafe Culture Mag

With wine, we think of ordering by a specific variety alongside its origin. With coffee, I believe this will also eventually happen. The more we dig into where the coffee industry is heading, the more convinced I am that we are closely following the wine industry. The cup characteristics of coffee are not only determined […]

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Innovations in Milk

Posted March 29, 2012 by Cafe Culture Mag

From its beginnings as a co-operative of dairy farmers in 1950, Murray Goulburn has grown to become Australia’s largest processor of milk and the nation’s largest exporter of processed food. Continuing its long history of supplying innovative products to Australia’s foodservice sector, in 2009 Murray Goulburn Foodservice Division joined forces with TetraPak to commission Focus […]

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The DC Laundry

Posted March 29, 2012 by Cafe Culture Mag

By the time this year’s Café Biz rolls around, Ducale Coffee’s latest commitment to the Sydney coffee scene, ‘The DC laundry’ in Potts Point, will be open for business. It’s not a café, it’s not a roasting plant, and it’s not a show room. It’s a space Ducale have created for the individual to explore […]

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Art of Coffee

Posted March 29, 2012 by Cafe Culture Mag

Art of Coffee, a new iPhone and iPod Touch app aimed at anyone from the home barista to the industry professional, promises to outline the ‘how to’ of latte art. More than 30 designs are included, using both etching and free pouring techniques. The app is a comprehensive latte art trainer, with three platforms to […]

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Human Error

Posted November 9, 2011 by Cafe Culture Mag

Today’s highly compliant and fast moving business environment has created some major exposures. In the past, risk was measured on the probability of natural disasters or a one-in-five-hundred possibility of a serious accident. The current focus, however, is on fines and penalties against companies breaching the law, theft or fraud by people in positions of […]

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Stock Control

Posted November 9, 2011 by Cafe Culture Mag

increasing customer satisfaction. Previously we investigated loyalty systems and how a point of sale system can improve the sales process. These two areas focus on increasing revenue in your hospitality business. There will come a time where the revenue or turnover from a business has reached a certain level where you need to turn your attention to […]

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Building your Brand

Posted November 9, 2011 by Cafe Culture Mag

In our ever more complicated and fragmented world, we increasingly use brands as compass points to help guide us through our busy lives. Think about it for a moment: you’ve got a well-deserved Saturday night off and a partner or friend suggests the following options – Hoyts, Hogs Breath, Penfolds Grange or The Wallabies. Now […]

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The Steeping Room

Posted November 9, 2011 by Cafe Culture Mag

The Steeping Room at ONA Coffee is a sensory concept designed to inform and educate their customers on the finer appreciation of specialty coffee. Using equipment that allows the coffee to be brewed in its purest form (meaning no milk, sugar or any other additive), the baristas take customers on a flavour journey around the […]

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