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The Size of Starbucks

June 17, 2014

The scale of Starbucks. Taking its name from a character in Herman Melville’s classic, Moby Dick, Starbucks has grown from its humble beginnings (a single location in Seattle) to be the world’s largest coffeehouse. With over 16,000 stores world-wide, spanning 50 countries, Starbucks has achieved a world presence rivalled only by America’s fast food chains. […]

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Truck Stops

March 1, 2014

There are approximately 10,000 truck stops in the United States, and each of them possesses a unique quality that has allowed them to thrive since the 1940s. Truck stops sprouted up as America began to build out its interstate highway system as a way of providing fuel and refreshments for truck drivers carrying goods across […]

Health Effects of Caffeine

Health Effects of Caffeine

August 10, 2013

Millions of sleep-deprived Americans depend on caffeine to help them make it through their day and drive safely. Caffeine improves alertness and reaction time. In the sleep-deprived, it improves memory and the ability to perform complex tasks. The most important effects of caffeine are its ability to enhance mood and mental and physical performance. Source

The Health Benefits of Coffee vs Tea

The Health Benefits of Coffee vs Tea

July 27, 2013

Today we have a bonus infographic from Policy Expert. Policy Expert is a UK company that helps people find the best insurance. They pride themselves on being people powered, offering customer service at every step. Since this is a bonus infographic today, I’m not going to write up a long critique. Source

The Anatomy of a Seattle Consumer

The Anatomy of a Seattle Consumer

June 7, 2013

Seattle is home to some of Zaarly’s employees and although we each love where we’re living – we get a little envious of our Seattlites. Some days we just want to be browsing for fresh fish at Pike Place Market and sipping on a latte from Espresso Vivace. For more insight on life in Seattle, […]

The Multiple Personalities of Coffee

The Multiple Personalities of Coffee

May 19, 2013

Ever judged someone by the type of coffee they order? Source

The Coffee Facts

The Coffee Facts

May 18, 2013

We all love coffee don’t we? While it has accompanied and helped you keep awake during the late nights to complete projects, wouldn’t it be great if we took a moment to really appreciate and learn some fun facts about our favorite drink? So the next time you enjoy your cuppa’ coffee, not only will […]

Coffee Travels But Where Does It Go?

Coffee Travels But Where Does It Go?

April 14, 2013

Approxiamtely 50 countries grow coffee and 30 countries import it. Nearly all coffee grow in the “Bean Belt” between the tropics of cancer and Capricorn. Take a closer look at this infographic. Source

The Perfect Pour: A Citizen

The Perfect Pour: A Citizen’s Guide

April 4, 2013

An at-a-glance view at the composition of 20 coffee drinks, from your regular cup of joe to complex concoctions like Eiskaffee and delicious coffee-tea combinations like Yuayuang. Source

How Coffee Affects Our Global Economy

How Coffee Affects Our Global Economy

March 29, 2013

Coffee plays a vital role in people’s lives all around the world. It is a morning booster for some, a comfort to others and an excuse for people to meet up at corner cafes to catch up over a cup of Joe. Coffee is big business and it is a part of many cultures. This […]

Why Coffee & Tea are Amazing For You

Why Coffee & Tea are Amazing For You

March 10, 2013

Coffee and tea are some of the most popular beverages around the world, but why do we love them so much and are they good for us? This infographic provides statistical data for how much tea and coffee people really drink. It also provides a list of health benefits for each drink. Source

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Savings in a Cup

March 1, 2013

Last year, 23 billion disposable cups were used in the United States alone. If you’re a coffee drinker, you’ve most likely contributed to this figure more than you know. You’ve also probably paid more money than you needed to in order to get your fix. To save money and the environment, take a look and […]