Coffee is the most popular drink worldwide with around two billion cups consumed every day.
In the UK, we now drink approximately 95 million cups of coffee per day
For an average cup of coffee consumed in the UK, up to 76% of its value is estimated to be produced in the UK
The coffee industry creates over 210,000 UK jobs
The Gross Value-Added contribution from the UK coffee industry to the economy is estimated to be £9.1 billion, whilst output contribution, including indirect and induced multiplier impacts, of £17.7 billion in 2017
80% of UK households buy instant coffee for in-home consumption, particularly those aged 65 and older
Ground coffee and single-serve coffee pods are becoming increasingly popular, particularly amongst millennials (aged 16 – 34) who account for 16% of all buyers
On the high street, café culture has also continued to boom, 80% of people who visit coffee shops do so at least once a week, whilst 16% of us visit on a daily basis