Costa MD Hints at Further Expansion for Coffee Franchise


"The Middle East is absolutely critical to Costa and certainly to our international growth," explains Costa Coffee MD John Derkach in an interview with

"It was the first region in which we opened international stores, it's where we learned about international [business] and it's where we forged some fabulous relationships with franchise partners," he continues.

Expect plenty of new territories to spring up in the region soon.