Costa Coffee franchise UK

Founded in 1971 in London by the Costa family, Costa Coffee is a proud British franchise success story. Costa franchise is the UK’s largest and fastest growing coffee shop franchise; and with over 3400 Costa coffee shops in over 31 countries, it is the second largest coffee shop chain in the world.

The brand has undergone many ownership changes in the past 40 years including most recently being bought by the Coca Cola group in 2019. But its mission stays the same, to rid the world of mediocre coffee.

Costa franchise prides itself on the quality of the coffee it serves; it turns serving coffee into an art form. There is a coffee option for everyone, whether it be a skinny latte or a mocha, and coupled with great tasting food to be enjoyed in a relaxing atmosphere, Costa coffee shops are still at the heart of most communities.

As well as Costa Coffee shops. Costa has expanded the brand with the installation of coffee machines in the likes of hospitals, universities, train stations etc, for customers to enjoy a Costa Coffee on the go.

So, is Costa Coffee franchising in the UK? Costa franchise is not currently looking for individuals to open standalone Costa Coffee stores. They are instead focusing their efforts on developing potential 'partnership' with other leading brands, organisations and institutions, such as hotels, cinemas, universities, service stations, who would incorporate Costa into their current business; similar to the existing relationships they have with Compass, Roadchef, Moto, Thistle etc.

Franchise opportunities for Costa are available to those interested in taking the Costa franchise opportunity international.

If you are interested in opening a Costa Coffee franchise internationally, then please contact us for details of countries Costa is keen to open in. We can also give further information on the Costa franchise cost.

Minimum Personal Investment: £250,000
Minimum Total Investment: £800,000
BFA Relationship: Full Member
Franchise Type: Retail
Industry: Cafe and Coffee

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