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Community Refreshments, a Tampa, Fla. operation, was able to double coffee sales in a challenging market by understanding the unique benefits of the different single-cup systems and relating to customers on a personal basis.
The party is on hold, but it’s by no means over. A recession has shaken the U.S. economy and tripped the OCS industry’s 4-year growth curve, but operators and suppliers remain hopeful growth will return.