Coffee venues increasingly play an important social and community hub function as well as being a large contributor to UK employment and economy. The report reveals how successful branded chains constantly refresh their image while retaining brand values in order to engage increasingly progressive consumers.
The UK coffee shop market is robust with established and predictable coffee consumption patterns -
1 in 5 coffee shop visitors visit coffee shops every day compared with 1 in 9 in 2009, drinking an estimated 1.7 billion cups per year.
The Gallone Family has been producing ice cream for nearly 130 years in their own purpose built manufacturing plant and when premises attached to their factory became available, they saw the opportunity of combining selling their ice cream and setting up a parlour as a great addition to their business.
In addition, they have built a very strong birthday party business. The success of the party business is illustrated in the fact that the diary is full for four months in advance.
this is where you could come in...
If you have taken the time to read through this information, you clearly see an opportunity in a different approach to coffee and ice cream retailing.
Creating an atmosphere that is fun, exciting and, lets be honest, is one of the best tastes available, a Gallone’s Ice Cream Parlour in your hometown could be just the place that everyone will want to flock to - no matter what the weather!
Don't take our word for it!
see what some of our customers say...
“Amazing place with lovely friendly
staff and awesome ice cream flavours
and they even do tubs to take home.“
“Best (ice cream) I’ve ever tasted!
Absolutely amazing! Would recommend
to anyone and everyone.”
“What a fantastic ice cream
parlour! I can’t wait to go back
and try out the rest of
“Can’t get enough of this place.
Amazing selection of ice creams!”
“Very friendly and helpful staff, made
my daughter’s ice cream party one to
C S Stribley
“Great place to go for a fab kid’s party!”