Brewing Trends - Inside a Coffee Snob’s Paradise

Brewing Trends - Inside a Coffee Snob’s Paradise

Lancaster, PA, a "Coffee Destination," has become a breeding ground for coffee connoisseurs and trends. With over 70 coffee shops, including 9 that roast their own beans, the global coffee market is booming, expected to hit $134.25 billion by 2024. This article explores upcoming coffee types like coffee concentrates, cold coffee, cold foam, protein coffee, and food-topped lattes. It also delves into packaging trends influenced by e-commerce, sustainability, and anti-counterfeit measures. The rise of kraft paper packaging, sustainable options, and the elimination of best-by dates reflect environmental consciousness. Lastly, the article highlights design trends in coffee packaging, including bold fonts, minimalism, retro motifs, and the integration of QR codes for enhanced consumer engagement.

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