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World Coffee Innovation Awards: 2023 winners announced
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3 October 2023

World Coffee Innovation Awards: 2023 winners announced

The world's most innovative and groundbreaking coffee industry players have been crowned winners at the 2023 World Coffee Innovation Awards, hosted at the Caffe Culture Show today. This year's awards showcased the most innovative products within the coffee industry, bringing together a diverse range of companies and individuals committed to the pursuit of excellence.

This year's sponsor Dalle Corte took part in this year's ceremony, Kelly Greyson commented

“It’s been a pleasure to be part of the FoodBev Awards, watching some of the most innovative, new products in the coffee industry spotlighted and get the recognition that they deserve. Dalla Corte was proud to be this year’s sponsor and looks forward to being a part of these awards in the future”.

Presenting the award ceremony was FoodBev's marketing manager Dan Bunt:

"It has been a pleasure to announce this year's winners, finalists and commended companies at Caffe Culture, I have had the pleasure to meet the incredible people behind the companies and hear first hand about their success. I am truly looking forward to seeing all the shortlisted companies succeed in the future".

As always, the World Coffee Innovation Awards serve as a reminder of the power and ingenuity of the global coffee community. We can't wait to see what innovative products and services will be showcased at next year's event!

Milk Alternative

WINNER GoE Wellness - Healthfullicious'ly Plant Based Drink FINALIST Oatly - Oat Drink Barista Edition FINALIST GoE Wellness - ‘EMPIE VANILLA

Ready-to-drink Product

WINNER Rokit Health - Rokit Mind Boost Cold-Brew Latte FINALIST Rokit Health - Rokit Energy Uplift Cold Brew Latte FINALIST GoodBrew - Cold Brew Vanilla Latte with Vitamins

Traditional Machine Innovation

WINNER Superkop - Superkop, espresso making tool FINALIST SQUEAKY - ALSA - THE COFFEE COOLER FINALIST Coffetek - Ascaso - Sustainability and Innovation: Ascaso’s New tradition

Automatic Machine Innovation

WINNER Hard Beans - Baby Hardtank FINALIST Perfect Moose - Perfect Moose Jack FINALIST Carma Retail - Carma Automated Coffee Machine FINALIST Coffetek - Two Worlds, One Machine

Packaging Innovation

WINNER Circular&Co. - Circular Returnable Cup FINALIST Smile Compostable Solutions - Fully Certified, Compostable Pod System FINALIST Seam Coffee - Innovative Coffee Cartons FINALIST Peaberry Coffee Roasters - Packaging innovation FINALIST Choose Planet A - The Good Cup COMMENDED Handle-it Packaging Limited - Handle-it Cup Cup Holder COMMENDED Lucaffè - Capsule in Tins COMMENDED Lucaffe - Coffe Pods in Tins

Coffee Flavouring Innovation


Coffee Capsule Innovation

WINNER Blue Goose Coffee - Coffee Pod Advent Calendar FINALIST Rokit Health - Rokit Mighty Matcha Pods FINALIST Rokit Health - Rokit Sweet Dreams Decaf Coffee FINALIST Lucaffe - Capsule Home Compost FINALIST Lucaffe - Smart Coffee Pods FINALIST Lucaffe - Coffee Pods in Tins

Speciality Coffee Roaster

WINNER Big Island Coffee Roasters - Big Island Coffee Roasters FINALIST Farrer's Tea & Coffee Merchants - Farrer's Coffee Merchants

Ethical Initiative

WINNER Raw Material - Maximum Impact Coffee FINALIST CATA - CATA'S COFFEE TOUR FINALIST Blue Goose Coffee - Coffee Pod Advent Calendar

Sustainability Initiative

WINNER Raw Material - Wet mills as community hubs FINALIST Hario - Baton Range FINALIST Circular&Co. - Circular Returnable Cup FINALIST Cupffee - Cupffee FINALIST Raw Material - Virtual reality origin tours FINALIST Raw Material - Wet mills as community hubs COMMENDED Steeped Coffee - Breakwater Blend


This year's sponsor of the World Coffee Innovation Awards is Dalla Corte, you can find out more about Dalla Corte on

their website. "At Dalla Corte, we are devoted to espresso coffee and so for over twenty years it has been our purpose to give baristas the power to create their perfect coffee, thanks to our professional espresso machines".


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