Case Studies

Find out how baristas and coffee businesses use United Baristas


Wildcard Coffee, Kensal Rise, London

Getting started in the coffee industry

Business connects buyers with sellers of coffee businesses and sites

Wildcard Coffee was started by three friends who live in north London’s Kensal Rise. When an opportunity arose for a coffee shop in a family-owned premises they partnered with United Baristas to find the right operator.

United Baristas have unequalled connections in the London coffee industry and these were utilised quickly and effectively to provide a very valuable service to Wildcard.

Rob, Director
Wildcard

Buy using United Baristas Business, the Wildcard team have collaborated with a long-time coffee industry operator to create a specialist, neighbourhood café.

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Origin Coffee Aircraft Factory London
Aircraft Factory, Hammersmith

Prepare for take off

Business connects buyers with sellers of coffee businesses and sites

When Origin Coffee wanted to dispose of their coffee shop lease at the award-winning Aircraft Factory in Hammersmith to focus on new projects, they used United Baristas to find a new specialty coffee operator.

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The Gentlemen Baristas

Find your talent

Careers connects the industry’s talent with coffee companies

Founded in 2014 in a quaint street in Southwark, The Gentlemen Baristas have been on a mission to bring their style of ‘well-mannered coffee’ to Londoners.

Now with eight locations, and counting, The GBs (as they’re affectionally known in the industry) have an ongoing recruitment requirement at all levels of the business.

United Baristas Careers has become our one-stop shop for recruitment. Their innovative products make advertising jobs more targeted and managing applications much easier.

Henry, Director
The Gentlemen Baristas

By using United Baristas Careers, The GBs are able to advertise, collect and manage applications.

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Honor Café, Paris

Get equipment suitable for your needs

United Baristas is the marketplace to buy and sell coffee equipment directly with other baristas

When Australians Angelle and Daniel opened their renown coffee bar in Paris, they sourced an espresso machine from United Baristas Marketplace to fit their vision, aesthetic and budget.

United Baristas have unequalled connections in the London coffee industry and these were utilised quickly and effectively to provide a very valuable service to Wildcard.

Daniel Warburton, Director
Honor, Paris

When baristas and business can have equipment that best suits their needs they are better equipped to reach their goals, and equipment is kept in use throughout its full working life. The helps to protect the environment, improve business viability and lift the coffee quality.

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Greenwich Grind

Engineering excellence

United Baristas Workshop helps you to better source and maintain coffee equipment

Having grown quickly since their inception in 2011 the team at Grind now have to manage a large fleet of espresso machines spread across their various London locations. By taking out a service contact, each machine undergoes routine bi-annual preventative maintenance on site by an engineer.

United Baristas Workshop allows baristas to find engineers in their area, and identify the best coffee equipment for their business

Sam, head of coffee
Grind

Operations-savvy, specialty coffee businesses of all sizes are now maximising their commercial opportunities and customer service as well as minimising their running costs through preventative maintenance.

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