Paddy & Scott’s take over catering at University of Suffolk
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Paddy & Scott’s is set to take over the entire food and drink operations at the University of Suffolk.
The Suffolk coffeehouse will offer its world-renowned drinks and a range of food across four outlets at the campus in Ipswich's Waterfront
"This is a hugely exciting project for us," said Jon Reed, brand director at Paddy & Scott's.
MORE: What would Tesco Metro closures mean for East Anglia? "We are incredibly proud of our high energy, entrepreneurial approach to business - and we really hope the students at the University of Suffolk will engage with our strong story of provenance and will love testing out some new coffee-inspired concepts for us.
"We love talking about our coffee, fuelling the ambition of others and we truly believe the University of Suffolk is a great location and values match for us."
Throughout August the company will be consulting with students to find out what they want on offer.
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And the operation is expected to be fully rolled out by early September
Paddy & Scott's also revealed future plans to create a barista training centre on site and extend barista training to students of the university.
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Mr Reed added: "We want to create a barista training centre to teach the next generation about coffee, growing and roasting."
"Our aim is to launch a programme that gives students a stepping stone into the industry, but also highlight how much hard work and love goes into each and every cup of coffee."