Voting is now open for the prestigious European Coffee Awards 2017 — a celebration of excellence and recognition of outstanding achievements within the European coffee and food-to-go sector. Have your say and vote on industry peers by clicking here.

Voting closes on 15 October and winners will be announced at the European Coffee Awards & Gala Dinner, taking place on 21 November 2017 at The InterContinental Hotel, Warsaw. Seats at the Dinner including packages for the full three-day symposium are still available.

Secure your place by clicking here now.

Here is a reminder of the 2016 Award Winners:

Best Coffee Chain — Nordic Region

Winner: Joe & The Juice

Highly Commended: Espresso House

Runner-up: Starbucks Coffee Company

Best Coffee Chain — Western Europe

Winner: Starbucks Coffee Company

Runner-up: Joe & The Juice

Highly-commended: Pret A Manger

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Best Coffee Chain — Southern Europe

Winner: Coffee Island

Runner-up: illy Caffè

Highly-commended: Caffè Nero

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Best Coffee Chain — Central/Eastern Europe

Winner: Costa Coffee

Runner-up: Starbucks Coffee Company

Highly-commended: Green Caffè Nero

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Best Coffee Chain — UK & IE

Winner: Harris + Hoole

Runner-up: Pret A Manger

Highly-commended: Costa Coffee

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Best Coffee Chain — Europe

Winner: Costa Coffee

Runner-up: Starbucks Coffee Company

Highly-commended: Caffè Nero

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Best Independent Coffee Shop — Europe

Winner: Colonna & Small’s

Runner-up: 3fe

Highly-commended: Bocca Coffee Roasters

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Best Coffee Roaster — Europe

Winner: Union Hand-Roasted Coffee

Runner-up: Bocca Coffee Roasters

Highly-commended: Johan & Nyström

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Best Equipment Supplier — Europe

Winner: La Marzocco

Runner-up: Nuova Simonelli

Highly-commended: Dalla Corte

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Best Food & Non-Coffee Supplier — Europe

Winner: Beyond the Bean

Runner-up: Adelie Foods

Highly-commended: MONIN

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Most Ethical Brand — Europe

Winner: Starbucks Coffee Company

Runner-up: Union Hand-Roasted Coffee

Highly-commended: Costa Coffee

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Outstanding Contribution to the European Coffee Industry 

Gwilym Davies — Prufrock Coffee

Willem Huisman Brita

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Dritan Alsela — Barista

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Employer’s Choice Award

Gayan Munaweera — UCC Coffee UK & IE

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Lifetime Achievement Award

Agostino Luggeri & Enzo Frangiamore — Mulmar

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