5 Coffee Industry Trends You Can’t Miss in 2017

By Tyler Hubbell
This post originally appeared on the Repsly blog

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In one form or another, chances are almost everyone you know starts their day with coffee – be it home-brewed, bottled, or purchased hot or iced from a coffee shop. As longstanding as its popularity may be, the coffee industry is in the midst of a rapid change.

As millennials’ fast-paced lifestyle becomes ubiquitous, consumers are preferring to get their caffeine on the go. In turn, retailers are experimenting with novel ways to speed up ordering and get busy shoppers back in their stores.

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How to Make Cold Brew Coffee at Home

By Kyra Auffermann, NCA

As a Brooklyn-dwelling Millennial, I get a lot of questions from my parents (and Bill Murray) about the latest hipster nonsense – from Pokemon Go* to the definition of “fleek.” My answers often seem to leave them more bewildered than they were before.

Recently, my dad asked me about this “cold brew”thing he’s been hearing about.  And while I can’t help him catch Pikachu (or even a stupid Pidgey), cold brew is one trend that’s accessible to everyone.

* [Ed. note: This reference is outdated less than a month after after publication, but I’m keeping it anyway ¯\_(ツ)_/¯]

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