On the go is a £1.6bn market1.
Coffee is the world’s most popular drink with over 400 billion cups consumed globally every year2.
52% of UK coffee sales are on the go3.
Sales of hot drinks to go tend to peak in the morning: 57% of coffee drunk at breakfast, 34% between meals and 13% at other meals4.
Hot drinks to go shoppers buy more food and petrol from forecourts, helping to increase traffic and average basket spend5.
Hot drinks consumers are more loyal, with 47% buying at least every other day6.
80% of consumers visit a coffee shop regularly7.
The food and drink market in the UK is expected to grow to £7.8bn by 2020.8
NESCAFÉ® is the UK’s favourite coffee brand9 and we manage the journey from bean to cup.
Our partnership with the Rainforest Alliance and the NESCAFÉ Plan will help you build trust with customers who demand responsibly sourced coffee.
42% say that hot drinks are the main reason they visit a convenience store10.
Speed is key, with 72% who bought hot drinks spending just 6 minutes in the store11.
Brand is important, with 37% of hot drink buyers saying if their brand wasn’t available, they’d go without12.