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Who are the best office coffee companies in Manchester?

Alex | August 9, 2023

The FreshGround team supplies office coffee machines to many businesses in and around the Manchester area. With nearly 40 years of experience in office coffee, we’re well known for providing quality coffee machines, premium coffee and great customer service. We often get asked about other suppliers and competitors in Manchester and there are lots to choose from. In order to give you an honest overview of the local industry, we’ve put together a list of other businesses that can support your office coffee machine requirements. So if you’re an office manager, business owner or facilities manager based in Manchester looking for a new office coffee machine, read on.

Cool Beans Coffee

This company works in the Manchester area but also nationwide. They not only provide offices with coffee machines but also offer their services to other industries including hotels, pubs, cafes, coffee shops and schools – pretty much anywhere that requires a coffee machine. They provide a wide range of machines to their customers including bean to cup, espresso and instant coffee vending machines.


Based on the outskirts of Manchester, Broderick’s has been in the coffee business since 1969. They have a heavy emphasis on vending machines along with providing water fountains and tabletop coffee machines to various industries. Currently, they have around 5,000 vending machines across the UK and a 160-strong team.

Absolute Drinks

Absolute Drinks is a family-owned business based in Leigh, Lancashire and have been in the vending industry for over 13 years. They supply and lease a wide range of commercial beverages and vending machines. This includes commercial coffee machines, plus slush, frozen cocktails, water and ice cream machines for businesses.

Rijo 42

Bolton-based Rijo 42 offers a wide range of vending, bean to cup, instant, coffee to go and at-home coffee solutions. They have their own branded range of premium coffee available to purchase online in 1kg bags. They only sell organic Grade 1 coffee beans which is a classification specifically given to speciality beans with no defects or damage.

LiquidLine Manchester

Manchester is one of LiquidLine’s newest locations based in the heart of the city. They provide coffee, water, juice and vending solutions to over 8,000 commercial organisations across the UK and Ireland. They’re a safe pair of hands with over 20 years in the business.


Caffia has showrooms both in central London and Scotland, but they provide office coffee machines to Manchester and across the UK. They offer a wide range of professional barista coffee machines and commercial bean-to-cup coffee machines. They’re family-run and along with supplying offices, they also supply other businesses including restaurants, coffee shops, hotels and golf clubs.

Get in touch

We hope that’s given you a good overview of your options in and around the Manchester area, and finally, our Manchester team at FreshGround can also support you in your office coffee machine requirements.

Our focus is on supplying quality bean to cup machines, premium coffee beans and excellent customer service to you and your team. So if you’re looking for a new office coffee machine provider, we can help. Our team will happily visit your office and help you to define your office coffee requirements. We’re all Speciality Coffee Association trained so we know our beans! Simply get in touch with our team to book your free coffee consultation. You can also find out more about us and our history here.