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ARE YOU CONSIDERING JOINING THE WORLD OF SPECIALTY COFFEE?

ARE YOU CONSIDERING JOINING THE WORLD OF SPECIALTY COFFEE?

If you are considering opening a café, we want to share some specific information with you, to ensure you go into it with your eyes open. We want to welcome you into the Specialty coffee industry, but we want your business to be successful and financially viable.

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WHAT DO YOU THINK IT IS, THAT MAKES A REPEAT CAFÉ CUSTOMER?

WHAT DO YOU THINK IT IS, THAT MAKES A REPEAT CAFÉ CUSTOMER?

The numbers of cafes offering specialty coffee in the UAE has grown at an exponential rate, latest data shows upward of 360 registered trade licenses for roasting or serving specialty coffee and everyone is vying for the same piece of pie. 

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WHY IS DIRECT TRADE IMPORTANT TO US HERE AT RAW?

WHY IS DIRECT TRADE IMPORTANT TO US HERE AT RAW?

When the words “direct trade” are used in the world of coffee, it’s a term used to describe the direct face to face, relationship between coffee roasters and the farmers who grow the coffee they purchase, cutting out both the traditional middlemen, and also the organizations that control certifications, that we have realized do not add any value to the farmers or to us.

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RAW Gallery Wall "Diversity" Art Exhibition

RAW Gallery Wall "Diversity" Art Exhibition

Congratulations to the chosen artists for the "Diversity" art exhibition. Come and explore the beautiful artworks of "Diversity" at RAW.

“Diversity is about all of us, and about us having to figure out how to walk through this world together.” –Jacqueline Woodson

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CALL FOR ARTISTS: "Empower"

CALL FOR ARTISTS: "Empower"

Attention artists of the UAE, we are thrilled to announce our next community exhibition at our RAW Gallery Wall! The theme for the exhibition is 'Empower' and the exhibition will run from 8th December until the 28th February. 

Show us what 'Empower' means to you through your art. 

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