36 episodes

A forward-thinking interview series examining the business of progressive coffee culture.

The 5THWAVE Podcast is hosted by Jeffrey Young, Editor-in-Chief of 5THWAVE magazine and Founder of Allegra Group.

Each episode features inspiring stories, business lessons, and thought leadership from the entrepreneurs and industry experts blazing trails to success across the world of coffee.

The podcast will delve into the detail of achieving operational excellence, get to grips with green coffee sourcing and seek out the very best of global coffee culture. We’ll also examine the future of e-commerce and coffee at home, the changing face of cafés and coffee shops, and how to hone winning HR strategies – plus much more.

Get in touch and tell us what topics you'd like to hear by visiting www.worldcoffeeportal.com/5THWAVEPodcast

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    • 5.0 • 21 Ratings

A forward-thinking interview series examining the business of progressive coffee culture.

The 5THWAVE Podcast is hosted by Jeffrey Young, Editor-in-Chief of 5THWAVE magazine and Founder of Allegra Group.

Each episode features inspiring stories, business lessons, and thought leadership from the entrepreneurs and industry experts blazing trails to success across the world of coffee.

The podcast will delve into the detail of achieving operational excellence, get to grips with green coffee sourcing and seek out the very best of global coffee culture. We’ll also examine the future of e-commerce and coffee at home, the changing face of cafés and coffee shops, and how to hone winning HR strategies – plus much more.

Get in touch and tell us what topics you'd like to hear by visiting www.worldcoffeeportal.com/5THWAVEPodcast

    Hospitality: The new normal for recruiting talent

    Hospitality: The new normal for recruiting talent

    The hospitality industry is experiencing one of the biggest staffing shortages in living memory. We covered the scale of the issue in a July 2021 episode and today, we’re returning to the topic to explore the solutions independent operators are trialling to attract and retain staff in the current climate.

    • 36 min
    Spotlight on Paris’ burgeoning specialty coffee scene

    Spotlight on Paris’ burgeoning specialty coffee scene

    Fresh from Le Paris Café Festival last week, today we’re putting the spotlight on the French capital and diving into the past, present and future of the rapidly changing specialty coffee scene across France.

    • 30 min
    The carbon footprint of coffee roasting

    The carbon footprint of coffee roasting

    In the third episode of our mini-series on environmental sustainability across the coffee industry, we’re shifting the focus to carbon reduction in coffee roasteries.

    • 30 min
    Investments, mergers and acquisitions in coffee operations

    Investments, mergers and acquisitions in coffee operations

    Today on the podcast we’re speaking with leading investors and experienced entrepreneurs to open the lid on the world of mergers, acquisitions, and investment in the coffee space.

    • 33 min
    The carbon footprint of coffee shops

    The carbon footprint of coffee shops

    In the second part of our mini-series exploring eco-sustainability across the coffee industry, we turn the spotlight on carbon generation in the coffee shop.

    • 26 min
    Celebrating the true artisan – a conversation with La Marzocco’s Paul Kelly

    Celebrating the true artisan – a conversation with La Marzocco’s Paul Kelly

    Today we’re bringing you a very special episode in anticipation of the 10th anniversary of the La Marzocco True Artisan Café at the London Coffee Festival taking place later this month.

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

Smudge897 ,

Great podcast!

Super informative with good guests

btdhayes ,

Great info and guests

Really enjoy this podcast - especially the episode with Tim. Recommend to anyone with even the slightest bit of interest in coffee.

GeorginaMcGivern ,

Amazing podcast!

Amazing podcast!

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