Claire Bowen is one half of The Coffeepreneurs, founder of Cafe Success Hub and author of the best selling book ‘The Daily Grind – how to open and run a coffee shop that makes money’.
She works with independent coffee shops owners to take the stress out of the start-up and work alongside existing businesses to flourish and expand. With many years experience owning and running multisite coffee shops, she delivers honest, impartial advice from working at the sharp end.
In September 2017 she is running the world''s first Coffee Shop Start-up Bootcamp.
This three-day Bootcamp covers everything; understanding their niche, selecting a site, dealing with landlords, solicitors and accountants, choosing the right equipment, designing an efficient and attractive layout, putting together a profitable range and recruiting the right people to be the best in town.
13 Reasons Independent Coffee Shops Fail
There is a widely held belief that anyone can run a coffee shop and make money. Many people dream of opening a little coffee shop. The fact of the matter is that in the early days it is hard work.