Spar spills beans on coffee capsules launch

Spar's Nespresso-compatible range

Spar is launching a range of own-branded coffee capsules, in a bid to capture a share of the growing quality coffee market.

The range, which is produced by Spar International, comprises of Espresso Capsules Lungo, Intensivo and Ristretto. The capsules, which are compatible with Nespresso machines, are available in packs of 10, and have an rrp of £2.

Also available as part of the New Year launch are Spar’s Cappuccino sachets and Latte Macchiato sachets, with a rrp of £1.50 for 125g packs.

Susan Darbyshire, Spar UK Brand Director, said: “Spar Brand has a fantastic opportunity to grow sales of up to £1m in the own label beverages category, and the launches of these great quality capsules and NPD are a fantastic way of doing this.”

The new coffee lines will be available in Spar stores in January 2016.