Starbucks RESERVE…Judgement?

Last week we met a client in a new coffee concept in Covent Garden, Starbucks very own Star Reserve. Starbucks have harvested everything related to coffee provenance and everything trending in Shoredi…

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The Dawn of Brand Confidence

Last week we discussed how we thought the trend for nostalgia was dead; austerity had an impact on food retail design and brand provenance – and now we’re seeing authenticity superceding vintage…

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Is the Age of Nostalgia Over?

This week we enjoyed a visit to Bill’s Restaurant here in Windsor. We discussed how their Slow Cooked Crispy Gressingham Duck Leg shows how the brand has leveraged the trend for nostalgia, and even th…

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