Costa Coffee’s purpose is to inspire the world to love great coffee and there are at least 10 reasons why you should also be inspired to love this exceptional brand

  1. Costa Coffee was founded in London by Italian brothers Sergio and Bruno Costa in 1971. It operates in 31 international markets, with over 2,700+ coffee shops in the UK&I and 1,200+ globally.
  2. Less than 5% of the beans in the world are good enough for Costa Coffee.
  3. The Costa Brothers blended 112 variations of beans to create “Mocha Italia”, their signature blend.
  4. Less than 1 in 20 beans is good enough for Costa coffee. This equals to less than 5% of beans in the world!
  5. The Masters of Costa Coffee’s team taste every batch of roasted beans before they are packaged to ensure its great quality. This means 5,000 times a year!
  6. 100% of Costa Coffee beans are Rainforest Alliance Certified. Every Rainforest Alliance product is grown following strict guidelines for better farming methods and conditions for workers, plus better care for nature.
  7. Costa Coffee uses only fresh beans and milk (not powder) in express machines to create a delicious and warming cup of coffee on the go.
  8. Costa Coffee has been awarded “Best Branded Coffee Shop Chain in the UK and Ireland” for ten consecutive years.
  9. The Costa Foundation supports some of the world’s most remote coffee-growing communities. Since it was founded in 2007, it has funded over 80 school projects and changed the lives of more than 75,000 children.
  10. Hungary, Poland, Bulgaria and Romania were the first to roll-out the new range of Costa Coffee products since Coca‑Cola purchased Costa Coffee in 2019 – with many more to come!