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COSTA FRESCO PARTNERS WITH CHARLIE BIGHAM’S AND CARTMEL

COSTA FRESCO PARTNERS WITH CHARLIE BIGHAM’S AND CARTMEL

Press releases   •   Mar 03, 2016 16:57 GMT

The nation’s favourite coffee shop launches new range of hot lunch dishes and desserts at concept store, Costa Fresco

Costa appoints Corporate Communications Manager
Costa Coffee Launches in Canada with 150 Costa Express Coffee Bars

Costa Coffee Launches in Canada with 150 Costa Express Coffee Bars

Press releases   •   Feb 29, 2016 16:59 GMT

- UKs favourite coffee shop brand1 launches in partnership with Shell - - Potential for 700 Costa Express coffee bars by 2020 -

THE LIE TREE BY FRANCES HARDINGE NAMED 2015 COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR

THE LIE TREE BY FRANCES HARDINGE NAMED 2015 COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR

Press releases   •   Jan 26, 2016 20:30 GMT

• Only the second children’s book in the prize’s history to win Book of the Year • The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman won in 2001 • A Victorian murder mystery the judges said ‘will grip readers of all ages’

William Hill Releases Closing Odds for Costa Book of the Year - PLACE YOUR BETS!

William Hill Releases Closing Odds for Costa Book of the Year - PLACE YOUR BETS!

Press releases   •   Jan 22, 2016 12:05 GMT

London, 22nd January 2016: With the culmination of the 2015 Costa Book Awards just days away, the latest odds from bookmakers William Hill have debut novelist, Andrew Michael Hurley, winner of the Costa First Novel Award, as favourite for the Costa Book of the Year.

Dumfries barista becomes Barista of the Year Champion in prestigious global competition

Dumfries barista becomes Barista of the Year Champion in prestigious global competition

Press releases   •   Jan 21, 2016 11:22 GMT

Klara Rohel, a Costa barista from St. Ann’s in Dumfries was named Costa’s 2015 Barista of the Year Champion last night at the global final at Tobacco Dock, London.

COSTA SHORT STORY AWARD 2015: THE FINALISTS

COSTA SHORT STORY AWARD 2015: THE FINALISTS

Press releases   •   Jan 20, 2016 08:53 GMT

The authors of the Costa Short Story Award 2015 are revealed.

Costa Book Awards 2015 Category Winners Announced

Costa Book Awards 2015 Category Winners Announced

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2016 10:40 GMT

London, 19.30pm 4th January 2016: Costa today announces the Costa Book Awards 2015 winners in the First Novel, Novel, Biography, Poetry and Children’s Book categories.

 COSTA ANNOUNCES THE ARRIVAL OF COSTA FRESCO

COSTA ANNOUNCES THE ARRIVAL OF COSTA FRESCO

Press releases   •   Dec 10, 2015 12:51 GMT

The nation’s favourite coffee shop, Costa, has been pulling on its oven gloves this week ahead of opening its first food-led concept store, Costa Fresco, in London today.

VOTING OPENS FOR THE 2015 COSTA SHORT STORY AWARD!

VOTING OPENS FOR THE 2015 COSTA SHORT STORY AWARD!

Press releases   •   Nov 30, 2015 17:38 GMT

• Over 1000 entries received • Submissions were judged anonymously • Winner to be voted for by public on Costa Book Awards website and announced at Costa Book Awards ceremony • Voting opens today and closes at midday on Wednesday 13th January 2016

COSTA BOOK AWARDS 2015 SHORTLISTS ANNOUNCED

COSTA BOOK AWARDS 2015 SHORTLISTS ANNOUNCED

Press releases   •   Nov 23, 2015 15:56 GMT

• 12 female and 8 male authors from ages 27 to 68, including: a film editor, an Oxford don, a Cambridge fellow, television and radio writers, the inaugural Laureate of Irish Fiction and previously-shortlisted and winning authors (Kate Atkinson, Andrew Norriss, Don Paterson, Hayley Long and Thomas Harding)

Costa Managing Director kicks off construction of Basildon roastery

Costa Managing Director kicks off construction of Basildon roastery

Press releases   •   Nov 05, 2015 10:42 GMT

‘Paradise Street’ announced as name of the cutting-edge new roastery

COSTA PAY INCREASES AHEAD OF NATIONAL LIVING WAGE

COSTA PAY INCREASES AHEAD OF NATIONAL LIVING WAGE

Press releases   •   Oct 01, 2015 09:48 BST

September 30th 2015: Costa, part of Whitbread Plc, announces that it will increase the pay of its 12,500 baristas from 1st October. From tomorrow Costa baristas will earn a minimum of £7.40 an hour, once they have completed their initial training (baristas who are in training will start on £7.20 an hour). Baristas in London will earn a minimum of £8.20 an hour rising to over £9.

COSTA LOVER AND BARISTA TURNS AWARD-WINNING LATTE ART INTO TATTOO TROPHY

COSTA LOVER AND BARISTA TURNS AWARD-WINNING LATTE ART INTO TATTOO TROPHY

Press releases   •   Sep 28, 2015 11:49 BST

A Costa Barista loves her job so much she decided to get the iconic Costa coffee beans tattooed on her arm.

SOLIHULL COSTA CUSTOMER VISITS LOCAL STORE 364 DAYS A YEAR KNOWN BY ALL AS ‘MR COSTA’

SOLIHULL COSTA CUSTOMER VISITS LOCAL STORE 364 DAYS A YEAR KNOWN BY ALL AS ‘MR COSTA’

Press releases   •   Sep 28, 2015 11:46 BST

​A man in Solihull has been announced one of Costa’s most loyal customers, visiting his local store for the past 15 years.

A ‘LATTE’ LOVE

A ‘LATTE’ LOVE

Press releases   •   Sep 28, 2015 11:42 BST

A team of Costa baristas from the St James Square store on the Isle of Wight have helped two coffee fans tie the knot this month.

COSTA TO TRIAL SUPERDAY SMOOTHIES IN SELECTED AREAS

COSTA TO TRIAL SUPERDAY SMOOTHIES IN SELECTED AREAS

Press releases   •   Jul 28, 2015 15:33 BST

Costa is trialling a new SuperDay Smoothies range across two areas in the UK as the nation’s favourite coffee shop looks to build upon its barista crafted cold drinks range from this month.

COSTA SUPPORTS THE SEARCH FOR BRITAIN’S BEST HIGH STREET

COSTA SUPPORTS THE SEARCH FOR BRITAIN’S BEST HIGH STREET

Press releases   •   Jul 23, 2015 11:57 BST

Costa, the nation’s favourite coffee shop, is supporting the search for the country’s best high street.

Costa set to boost capacity to meet future demand

Costa set to boost capacity to meet future demand

Press releases   •   Jul 16, 2015 09:14 BST

The UK’s favourite coffee shop reveals plans for estimated £36 million new roastery

Costa launches complimentary fertiliser for garden lovers

Costa launches complimentary fertiliser for garden lovers

Press releases   •   Jul 14, 2015 15:10 BST

The nation’s favourite coffee shop launches ‘Grounds for Grounds’ Project.