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COSTA TRIALS ‘FRESH’ BRAND PARTNERSHIP WITH CHOP’D

COSTA TRIALS ‘FRESH’ BRAND PARTNERSHIP WITH CHOP’D

Press releases   •   Jul 14, 2015 15:03 BST

The nation’s favourite coffee shop launches trial with London’s premium salad brand.

Costa shakes up the nation’s streets with lenticulars

Costa shakes up the nation’s streets with lenticulars

Press releases   •   Jun 15, 2015 15:53 BST

Costa, the nation's favourite coffee shop has launched a unique, tactical outdoor advertising campaign today with lenticular technology - a printing technique which creates the illusion of movement.

COSTA LAUNCHES NEW VEGGIE GLUTEN-FREE WRAP

COSTA LAUNCHES NEW VEGGIE GLUTEN-FREE WRAP

Press releases   •   Jun 15, 2015 15:44 BST

This week Costa, the nation’s favourite coffee shop, is launching its new Free Range Egg and Slow Roasted Tomato Gluten-Free Wrap as part of its new Summer food and drink range.

APPLE PAY COMING TO COSTA’S CUSTOMERS IN THE UK FROM LAUNCH

APPLE PAY COMING TO COSTA’S CUSTOMERS IN THE UK FROM LAUNCH

Press releases   •   Jun 08, 2015 21:00 BST

LONDON, UK – JUNE 09 2015 – Costa, the UK’s favourite coffee shop, will offer its customers the ability to pay with Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay, when it launches in the UK.

Costa Eco Pod serves up sustainability success in Telford

Costa Eco Pod serves up sustainability success in Telford

Press releases   •   May 27, 2015 14:40 BST

Today (27 May) the newly appointed Mayor of Telford, Councillor Leon Murray, will formally open Costa’s Eco Pod – the UK’s first ‘zero energy’ coffee shop.

WAKE UP AND SMELL THE COFFEE

WAKE UP AND SMELL THE COFFEE

Press releases   •   Apr 01, 2015 09:03 BST

The nation’s favourite coffee shop trials Costa and a Kip service

COSTA BREWS UP INNOVATIVE NEW ECO-POD FOR TELFORD

Press releases   •   Mar 26, 2015 14:15 GMT

New concept coffee shop at Wrekin Retail Park to open next week Costa, the UK’s favourite coffee shop, will open a groundbreaking new ‘Eco Pod’ store at Wrekin Retail Park next week (Saturday 4th April).

H IS FOR HAWK BY HELEN MACDONALD NAMED 2014 COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR

H IS FOR HAWK BY HELEN MACDONALD NAMED 2014 COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR

Press releases   •   Jan 27, 2015 21:21 GMT

London, 20.30pm 27th January 2015: H is for Hawk by writer, poet and historian Helen Macdonald has beaten bookies’ favourite, How to be both by Ali Smith, to win the title of 2014 Costa Book of the Year. H is for Hawk, part memoir and part nature book, is the author’s personal account of training a goshawk as a way of dealing with grief following her father’s death.

William Hill Releases Latest Odds for Costa Book of the Year

William Hill Releases Latest Odds for Costa Book of the Year

Press releases   •   Jan 23, 2015 16:41 GMT

​London, 22nd January 2015: With the 2014 Costa Book Awards only four days away, the latest odds from bookmakers William Hill have novelist Ali Smith, winner of the Costa Novel Award, as odds-on favourite for the Costa Book of the Year with How to be both,

 COSTA SHORT STORY AWARD 2014:  Identities of Six Finalists Revealed

COSTA SHORT STORY AWARD 2014: Identities of Six Finalists Revealed

Press releases   •   Jan 19, 2015 11:30 GMT

• Six writers from all corners of the UK: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland • Shortlist includes a part-time dentist and a writer whose first novel has just been published • Winner decided by public vote and will be announced at the Costa Book Awards ceremony on Tuesday 27th January

Only Four Days Left to Vote for the Costa Short Story Award!

Only Four Days Left to Vote for the Costa Short Story Award!

Press releases   •   Jan 12, 2015 14:15 GMT

WINNER TO BE SELECTED BY PUBLIC VOTE The public vote for the 2014 Costa Short Story Award will close at midnight on Friday 16th January 2015.

Costa Book Awards 2014 Category Winners Announced

Costa Book Awards 2014 Category Winners Announced

Press releases   •   Jan 06, 2015 09:10 GMT

London, 19.30pm 5th January 2015: Costa Coffee today announces the Costa Book Awards 2014 winners in the Novel, First Novel, Biography, Poetry and Children’s Book categories.

Final Judging Panel Announced For 2014 Costa Book of the Year

Final Judging Panel Announced For 2014 Costa Book of the Year

Press releases   •   Dec 16, 2014 11:14 GMT

• Author Robert Harris to chair • Actress Dame Diana Rigg, BBC Economics Editor Robert Peston and actor Samantha Bond confirmed as final judges • Writers Maggie O’Farrell, Bernardine Evaristo, Jonathan Stroud, Owen Sheers and Wendy Moore complete the panel

Costa Coffee Wins ‘Best Branded Coffee Shop Chain In Europe’ For Fourth Consecutive Year

Costa Coffee Wins ‘Best Branded Coffee Shop Chain In Europe’ For Fourth Consecutive Year

Press releases   •   Dec 01, 2014 13:45 GMT

Costa Coffee, the UK’s favourite coffee shop chain and part of Whitbread PLC added to their accolades on Tuesday 25th November by winning ‘Best Branded Coffee Shop Chain in Europe’ at the Allegra European Coffee Awards 2014.

Costa wins FreeFrom Eating Out Award for its Gluten-Free Product Range

Costa wins FreeFrom Eating Out Award for its Gluten-Free Product Range

Press releases   •   Nov 28, 2014 09:05 GMT

• Costa scoops prize in Coffee House Chain category for its Gluten-Free Product Range • Continues Costa’s success in providing a gluten-free offering to customers with Coeliac disease

Voting Opens For The  2014 Costa Short Story Award!

Voting Opens For The 2014 Costa Short Story Award!

Press releases   •   Nov 26, 2014 15:33 GMT

Voting has opened today for the 2014 Costa Short Story Award, a new Award launched in 2012 for a single short story, run in association with the Costa Book Awards but judged independently of the main five-category system.

Costa Book Awards 2014 Shortlists Announced

Costa Book Awards 2014 Shortlists Announced

Press releases   •   Nov 18, 2014 20:39 GMT

• Shortlisted authors (10 male, 10 female) span ages 29 to 70 and include a brain surgeon, a chef, former Mormon and an acclaimed artist • Two books set in World War 1 feature in this the year marking a centenary since its outbreak •Record number of entries to this year’s Awards (640) including the highest-ever number of entries in the Novel Award category

Hounslow barista wows judges with drink innovation to win top speciality drink title at Costa international final

Hounslow barista wows judges with drink innovation to win top speciality drink title at Costa international final

Press releases   •   Oct 23, 2014 11:43 BST

Hounslow barista, Kungku Gurung has wowed a panel of judges including Costa’s Master of Coffee Gennaro Pelliccia, TV chef Phil Vickery, and food writer Rose Prince with his brand new drink innovation to win the Speciality Drink title at Costa's Barista of the Year final.

UAE barista named best Costa barista in the world at international final in London

UAE barista named best Costa barista in the world at international final in London

Press releases   •   Oct 23, 2014 11:29 BST

A UAE barista was named the best Costa barista in the world on Tuesday (21st October) at the international final event in London.

Judges Announced for 2014 Costa Book Awards

Judges Announced for 2014 Costa Book Awards

Press releases   •   Oct 08, 2014 14:51 BST

640 entries submitted – the highest number ever received in the history of the Awards