CafeSmart 2021 raises more than $169,000

CafeSmart 2021, which ran from 2 to 8 August, has raised more than $169,000 which will be distributed to 96 community grants.   The annual event, organised by not-profit StreetSmart Australia, raises funds to support Australians affected by homelessness. 2021 saw 285 cafés and 45 coffee roasters take part, which the brand says is an

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MICE2022 now 70 per cent sold

MICE2022 is pleased to announce that there has been incredible interest and support shown by the coffee industry and the 2022 event is already 70 per cent booked. Join the likes of St Ali, Riverina Fresh, Toby’s Estate, Hario, Coffee Works Express, Eureka Grinders, La Marzocco and many more industry favourites at Australia’s only dedicated coffee

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Australia’s Richest Barista to take place at Melbourne International Coffee Expo

The Melbourne International Coffee Expo (MICE) is excited to announce that it will be putting up a $50,000 prize pool in a new competition taking place at the event 9-11 September at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.   Australia’s Richest Barista Battle will be a knock-out format, fast-paced competition designed to exhibit the country’s incredible

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Product Innovation Award entries now open

The MICE Product Innovation Awards offer the chance for exhibitors to showcase their newest products to the wide-ranging MICE audience. Products are judged by both an independent panel of industry leaders, as well as by the attendees of MICE. ENTER NOW Not yet an exhibitor? Very limited stands are remaining - book yours today! REGISTER [...] Continue reading »

Introducing made by Fressko

MICE is pleased to introduce its newest Supporting Sponsor, made by Fressko. The Fressko café range means you can be sustainable and stylish – their lightweight stainless steel reusable cups are vacuum sealed, scratch-resistant and have a spill-proof lockable lid. Available in eight colours, they even feature internal barista lines for the perfect coffee, every

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MICE approved for Business Events Grants

MICE2021 has been accepted as an approved event under the Australian Government’s Business Events Grant program. Sponsors and exhibitors are able to apply to Austrade for a one-off grant to cover up to 50% of your event-related expenses in participating in MICE2021. The grants provide the perfect financial support for you to showcase your company [...] Continue reading »