David Coffer

Chairman
The Coffer Group

David Coffer is an NRN contributor and chairman of London-based The Coffer Group, a 40-year-old consulting firm specializing in the leisure sector and comprising Davis Coffer Lyons, Coffer Corporate Leisure, Coffer Hotels and Coffer Leisure Investment Advisory.

Articles by David Coffer
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The evolution of the coffee shop
Coffee-focused brands around the world are staying relevant with food, alcoholic beverages
Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Shake Shack logos
U.S. chains helping shape U.K. restaurant landscape 
A look at how American brands are faring in the U.K.
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U.K. restaurants build business with mobile technology 
Touch screen ordering, mobile payment among services added in London restaurants
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Changing demographics create opportunities for London restaurants 
Gentrification is bringing increased demand for foodservice offerings
Crowdfunding proves a capital idea for restaurant ventures 
Restaurant brands are increasingly using the model to grow their financing
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The British breakfast boom 
London-based restaurant industry expert David Coffer shares his observations on breakfast trends in the U.K.
Airport cuisine gets elevated 
David Coffer discusses the increase in quality and options among airport food purveyors
U.K. consumers craving street foods 
David Coffer shares his observations on the proliferation of street foods in the United Kingdom
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U.K. coffee sales perk up 
David Coffer discusses trends in coffee consumption in the United Kingdom
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U.K. investors embrace buffet concepts 
Restaurant and hospitality industry consultant David Coffer shares his observations on the growing interest from British investors in buffets
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'Hypermarkets' gain ground in the U.K. 
Consultant David Coffer discusses the recent trend in the U.K. of grocery stores offering dining options and leisure activities.
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Sky-high dining on the rise 
David Coffer discusses the proliferation of restaurants located in skyscrapers
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Bar operators tap into new opportunities 
Overseas concepts are delivering on consumer demand for craft beer.
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Global markets to stay shaky in 2013 
David Coffer on what's ahead for industry real estate and global economics
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Latin American flavors gain ground 
David Coffer on the global rise of Latin American cuisine.
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